Engineering Project Manager – Battery Design

12th November 2020



We are looking for an Engineering Project Manager to plan and manage R&D, pilot, and commercial projects at Brill Power. You will work closely with our engineering and business teams, as well as external collaborators and customers on exciting projects in the fields of stationary energy storage and electric vehicles.


The role of Engineering Project Manager at Brill Power is central to our R&D, pilot, and commercial projects. Reporting directly to our CTO, you will work closely with our engineering and business teams to plan, manage, and report on several projects, which involve the development, validation, and commercialisation of our battery management technology. This role requires a firm understanding of battery technology and energy systems, evidenced by a degree in electrical engineering or a similar discipline, or with relevant work experience. As part of the projects under your management, you will be responsible for effective communication of content to both technical and non-technical stakeholders. You should enjoy teamwork and collaborating with people with various professional backgrounds.


Main responsibilities include:

  • Project management – coordination of multiple stakeholders, internal timelines, and project requirements

  • Project planning – scope, milestones, & timeline

  • Reporting (both internally and to external stakeholders, including funding bodies)

  • Represent Brill Power at stakeholder meetings

  • Site visits for project delivery

  • Contribute to application scoping and bid writing

Skills and Qualifications

  • University degree in electrical engineering, similar discipline, or a combination of a technical degree and relevant experience

  • Experience as a project manager – keeping projects on time and on budget

  • Excellent communication skills

  • Excellent organisational and time management skills

  • Experience translating R&D work into project milestones & timeline

  • Ability to communicate complex technology to multiple stakeholder groups

  • Proficient with Microsoft Windows 10, Microsoft Office, and at least one CAD tool

  • Excellent computer skills

  • Able to work well autonomously and on teams

  • Fast-learner and eager to quickly adapt and pick up new technologies and skills

Further Qualifications (nice to have)

  • Official project management qualification

  • Experience developing PCBs

  • Experience managing InnovateUK projects


In addition to a fun and friendly working environment, we offer:

  • Competitive salary, based on experience

  • 25 days of holiday plus bank holidays

  • Benefits package, including income protection, life insurance, and medical cover

  • Full time, permanent role, with flexible working hours

  • In-office tea, coffee, & snacks

  • Regular team social events

Get in touch

Brill Power is an equal opportunity employer and welcome applications from all, without regard to their race, sex, disability, religion/belief, gender reassignment, national origin, sexual orientation or age.

Please send a CV and cover letter to as soon as possible, clearly indicating where your past experience matches what we are looking for in this role.

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