Asset Risk and Investment Engineer

  • SSE Plc
  • United Kingdom, SCT
  • Oct 13, 2021
Engineering Flexible

Job Description:

We're proud to be a Principal Partner for COP26, the UN Climate Change Conference, and are leading the way to provide the energy needed now, while building a better world of energy for tomorrow.

To reach net zero by 2050, we're looking for people who can bring big ideas, new skills and innovative thinking to help us build a world that's more sustainable and inclusive for you, your family, the community you live in and for generations to come.

So join us on our journey to net zero. Help us power change.

About the Role

Base Location: Perth, Glasgow, Inverness or Aberdeen

Salary:£Competitive + a range of other benefits to support your family, finances and wellbeing.

Working Pattern: Permanent | Full Time | Flexible First options available

SSE Transmission has a great opportunity for an experienced and data-driven Asset Investment Engineer.

The Key Responsibilities of this role are:

- Assisting in maintaining a safe, secure and reliable transmission network through development and effective management of our asset and justifying short, medium, and long-term investments.

- Work with risk-based models to optimise investments with key considerations to the safety, environment and commercial operation of our business.

- Working with Asset Management Tools such as CBRM, Maximo, GIS, AIM, etc

- Co-ordinate modelling and forecast processes with other internal teams

- Dealing with Asset Investment Data Assurance, Analysing & Optimising Investments and creating Regulatory Reporting Packs

What do I need?

To be considered for this role, we would love you to have:

- A thorough understanding and significant experience in managing asset risk and investment models for physical assets.

- High level of technical competency in carrying out investment appraisals, cost benefit analysis, economic modelling and data analysis.

- Excellent written and oral communication skills are essential, as are well developed stakeholder management skills, and a track record of delivery against challenging deadlines.

- You will be educated to degree level or have equivalent experience in electrical engineering, business or finance degree relevant to the job.

- It is highly desirable you will hold an Institute of Asset Management qualification, have Chartership status and experience of ISO 55000.

About our Business

SSEN Transmission owns and operates the electricity transmission network in the north of Scotland, transporting energy from where it is generated to where it is needed, providing a safe and reliable supply of electricity to the communities it serves. Home to some of the UK's greatest resources of renewable energy, SSEN Transmission is playing a critical role in the transition to a low carbon future, developing, building, maintaining and operating a network for net zero.

Life at SSE

If you're considering a career with us, you're probably wondering what's in it for you? From health and wellness to finances and family, we're proud of our benefits package which includes 34 days holiday (plus the option to buy additional days), enhanced maternity and paternity leave, discounted healthcare and a wide range of offers via our SSE Advantage scheme.

At SSE we're proud to celebrate difference. We all have different skills, experience and backgrounds and we strive to have a friendly and inclusive culture where you can be yourself. We take pride in a job well done and share the belief that an inclusive culture is key to our success and vision for the future. Above all, safety is at the heart of everything we do at SSE and we live by the mantra 'if it's not safe, we don't do it'.

SSE is an equal opportunity employer. We encourage diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees. We actively encourage applicants from all protected characteristics and commit to providing any reasonable adjustments required during the application and assessment process, and upon joining SSE.

Next Steps

All applications should be submitted online, and I'll be back in touch after the vacancy closing date to let you know the outcome.

If you would like to discuss any working differently requirements or adjustments you may require throughout the recruitment and selection process, please contact / 01738 342939.

Before commencing employment with SSE, you'll be required to fully complete our pre-employment screening process consisting of a basic criminal records and credit check.