Technical Manager

Location: Singapore
Job Type: Permanent
Salary: Negotiable
Contact: Eric Rodrigo
Email: email Eric
Reference: BBBH8124_1652781453
Posted: about 2 months ago
Title: Technical Manager

Location: Singapore

About NextWave

NextWave Partners is the Recruitment Partner of choice within the Clean Energy, Sustainable Infrastructure, ESG, Impact Investment, Climate-Tech & Technology sectors. We are committed to supporting industries battling climate change towards a net-zero future and a sustainable economy.

About the role

The client is a newly established energy storage development group that has been setup by leading infrastructure investment group and a battery storage system integrator. With an exciting pipeline in of projects in the region they are now looking to grow their team in Singapore.


  • Evaluate various technologies, integrators, suppliers and assist in selection process

  • Develop and maintain strong technical relationship with the key suppliers of equipment. Key suppliers not only include battery manufacturers, inverter manufacturers but also integrators and construction companies

  • Optimize project configuration and solution by working with key suppliers and their product lines and road maps

  • Perform gap analysis and evaluate technical risk in different system designs, configurations and develop risk mitigation approach and suggestions.

  • Develop project specific technical specifications and costing estimates

  • Provide technical support to procurement team during the RFP process and contract negotiation that deliver against business objectives and achieves sustainable relationships with suppliers

  • Assist in contract negotiation and lead technical agreement of project solutions including terms & conditions and performance guarantees

  • Participate in site and factory acceptance tests and provide technical support during the during the construction phase, as necessary

  • Work to develop services and asset management requirements for project portfolio

  • Technically and commercially adept with energy storage market and assist in developing forecasts for prices and technologies

  • Assist in commercial risk evaluation which includes cost sensitives from geopolitical, regulatory and evolving supply chain issues

  • Familiar with design concepts around short circuit protection, conductor sizing and familiarity with balance of plant systems including thermal systems, safety systems etc.


  • Btech/MTech in Engineering (Electrical, Mechanical or equivalent.)

  • Strong knowledge of battery technologies, control systems and utility scale power plants

  • Understanding of Power Electronics, Balance of plant system and their application to BESS

  • Familiarity with evolving quality factors and trends within the battery industries

  • 10 - 15 years of engineering experience in design and technology evaluation

  • Experience in sourcing and contract negotiations

  • Experience with power plant design, construction and operation. Solar and wind experience is a plus

Application If you are interested in this position, please apply directly on the platform with your latest CV. We will review your application and revert back promptly.

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