Energy Management System Expert for Battery Energy Storage

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North Carolina
Thuiswerken of op kantoor
Hybride (thuiswerken/op kantoor)
Siemens Energy, Inc.
Grid Technologies
Mid-level Professional

A Snapshot of Your Day

As a Battery Energy Management System Expert, every day is not the same in your multicultural team. You will be responsible with your colleagues for the development of the best-fit-solutions in Energy Storage for our global customers and make a significant contribution to the energy transition. With our Siemens Energy-wide collaboration, we combine various sustainable solutions to increase our customer happiness.

Are you willing to take on the challenge of developing new battery storage applications and establish them effectively in the market?

How You’ll Make an Impact

  • Oversee and drive engineering control and processes for control software systems of Utility Battery Energy Storage Systems
  • Implement and modify instrumentation and control logics
  • Perform system wide functionality tests and troubleshooting
  • Identify and outline customer requirements regarding instrumentation and controls
  • Design and create high-level and detailed system design drawings and layouts for controls
  • Specify appropriate system components and create detailed bills-of-material for material and labor cost estimates
  • Determine the most effective solutions to meet customer requirements
  • Support projects from the design phase through project start-up phase
  • Support our technical sales team at prospective customers and clients.
  • Handle customer expectations and coordinate project specific concepts with internal and external engineering partners
  • Elaborate and sharpen the "lessons learned" to strengthen our experience in Product development


What You Bring 

  • Bachelor's degree- electrical engineering or software engineering or similar 
  • Expert Experience in instrumentation, automation, control, and digital systems for BESS systems
  • Minimum 5 years experience, those with more experience will be considered for more senior roles
  • Experience with PLC ladder logic or similar is an advantage
  • A focused and process oriented approach with the ability to think outside the box
  • Significant practical work experience more than 36 months including knowledge from internships, working student activities or employment
  • Completed university degree with scientific background (electrical engineering, mechanical engineering, etc.) or corresponding professional experience.
  • Long-term experience in battery technology for storage application (battery, LV-inverter, transformer, or controls), battery systems, modules and subcomponents or power conversion systems (PCS) or controls (EMS, VPP, PCS – level) with focus on instrumentation and controls.
  • In-depth technical understanding - especially in the field of battery storage technologies or renewable energies as an advantage
  • Independent work, combined with medium travel activity.
  • Fluent in English (mandatory); German skills are a plus
  • Strong communication and proactiveness
  • Applicants must be legally authorized for employment in the United States without need for current or future employer-sponsored work authorization. Siemens Energy employees with current visa sponsorship may be eligible for internal transfers.

About the Team

Our Grid Technology division enables a reliable, sustainable, and digital grid. The power grid is the backbone of the energy transition. Siemens Energy offers a leading portfolio and solutions in HVDC transmission, grid stabilization and storage, high voltage switchgears and transformers, and digital grid technology.


Check out this video to learn more about our Grid Technologies business


Who is Siemens Energy?

At Siemens Energy, we are more than just an energy technology company. We meet the growing energy demand across 90+ countries while ensuring our climate is protected. With more than 92,000 dedicated employees, we not only generate electricity for over 16% of the global community, but we’re also using our technology to help protect people and the environment.


Our global team is committed to making sustainable, reliable, and affordable energy a reality by pushing the boundaries of what is possible. We uphold a 150-year legacy of innovation that encourages our search for people who will support our focus on decarbonization, new technologies, and energy transformation.


Our Commitment to Diversity

Lucky for us, we are not all the same. Through diversity we generate power. We run on inclusion and our combined creative energy is fueled by over 130 nationalities. Siemens Energy celebrates character – no matter what ethnic background, gender, age, religion, identity, or disability. We energize society, all of society, and we do not discriminate based on our differences.



  • Career growth and development opportunities
  • Supportive work culture
  • Company paid Health and wellness benefits
  • Paid Time Off and paid holidays
  • 401K savings plan with company match
  • Family building benefits
  • Parental leave


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