Position: Portfolio Investment Engineer
Salary: GBP40201 - GBP53096 per annum
Ref: 522485_1571759199
Job Type: Permanent
Published On: 22/10/2019
Contact Name: Jenna Jackson
Client: SSE plc

Location: Perth / Inverness / Aberdeen

Salary: £40,201 - £53,096 depending on skills and experience

Working Pattern: Permanent | Full Time Hours with flexible working patterns available | 37 hours per week

Our Role

An opportunity has arisen for a Portfolio Investment Engineer to join our team based in Perth, Inverness or Aberdeen. As a Portfolio Investment Engineer you will identify project opportunities and specify the works required to optimise the performance and condition of the existing assets on our network. Project proposals will be driven by the Investment Engineer through detailed investment papers and cost benefit analytics to ensure that we are delivering efficient, co-ordinated and economic solution that support our statutory license conditions.

Your Skills and Experience

To succeed in this role, you should be qualified to a minimum HNC level in Electrical Engineering, have detailed knowledge of distribution networks, be commercially aware, have a passion for solving problems by developing cost efficient solutions and an ability to drive business strategies. You'll also need to be a confident communicator with the ability to produce reasoned justifications in structured written reports, and be comfortable organising, planning and prioritising your workload to achieve demanding targets and deadlines. Experience using network modelling software packages such as SinCal and/or PSSe would be advantageous.

Our Company

At Scottish and Southern Electricity Networks (SSEN), our skilled teams operate and maintain our electricity distribution and transmission networks, carrying electricity to over 3.7 million homes across the north of the Central Belt of Scotland and Central Southern England.

Our Engineering and Investment teams provide the asset data, asset decision making standards and innovation to make this happen so that our front line customer staff have the tools to delight our customers and can carry out their job safely. We set the investment strategy, engineering standards and the network development plans for the Distribution business, ensuring we getting the most from our Network, and getting the most for our customers.

Our Benefits

We have an excellent benefits package as part of our offering. Here's a few highlights;

- Generous holiday allowance (you can even buy additional holidays)

- Great share plans

- Group Pension Plan

- One day paid volunteering

- Tailored internal development opportunities

Next Steps

For more information about this role, or to discuss any adjustments you require to submit your application please get in touch via sse.

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