TenneT is a leading European grid operator committed to a secure and reliable electricity supply – 24 hours a day, 365 days a year. We are shaping the energy transition for a sustainable energy future. As the first cross-border transmission system operator, we plan, build and operate an almost 25,000 kilometres long high and extra-high voltage grid in the Netherlands and Germany and are one of the largest investors in national and international electricity grids, on land and at sea. Every day, our 7,400 employees give their best and ensure with responsibility, courage and networking that more than 43 million end consumers can rely on a stable electricity supply.

Lighting the way ahead together

Unit description

Large Projects Offshore is a key contributor to the energy transition. The Unit is responsible for the current and future development of the offshore grid as a whole and subsequently for the development and realization of the DC interconnectors and the Offshore Wind Farm grid connections in both the German and Dutch sectors of the North Sea.
TenneT is growing fast to realize its strategic ambitions. We play a leading role in driving the energy transition. We are looking for a passionate Systems Engineering Advisor (m/f/d) at our location Hanover who will contribute to this and that might be you?

Frame conditions

  • As of 01.09.2024
  • The weekly working time is 37 hours
  • The position is unlimited
  • Job interviews for this position will be (partly) in English. Please send us your application document in English as well

As a Systems Engineering Advisor (m/f/d), you will serve as the Single Point of Contact (SPOC) for Systems Engineering (SE) within the designated workstreams of the 2GW program. These workstreams represent the internal stakeholders of the 2GW program.

  • You serve as the main point of contact and subject matter expert for Systems Engineering on behalf of the 2GW Program for the different Workstreams.
  • You establish and maintain effective communication channels with workstream leads, engineers and stakeholders to ensure alignment with SE principles and processes.
  • You provide guidance and support to workstreams in adhering to 2GW standards, methodologies, and processes.
  • You collaborate with requirement owners and stakeholders to validate and verify the correctness and completeness of requirements within the library.
  • You ensure that requirement owners have access to the necessary tools and resources to perform validations effectively.

  • You have a Bachelor or Master degree and an academic level of thinking and working
  • You have experience with Systems Engineering processes such as Requirements Engineering, Verification and Validation, System Analysis, etc.
  • You have strong knowledge of ISO 15288; INCOSE Certification (ASEP,CSEP,ESEP) would be a huge plus
  • You demonstrated ability in guiding and advising project teams and have experience working with Requirements Management software tool(s)
  • You have problem-solving abilities, with the capacity to analyze complex situations and provide practical solutions, a detail oriented mindset and a hands on mentality
  • You are fluent in English and German
  • We are family friendly and flexible Flexible working hours without fixed times and home office options allow you to organize your work individually. Our external partners also provide you with support services for various phases of life – for example, in matters relating to household services or care and career.
  • Health – your basis Because we think it is important that you are healthy and feel good, we offer all kinds of great extras: we provide various opportunities to work out via our Always Energy program which offers a wide range of opportunities to indulge in sports (organised training for different sports, competitions and events). And you will receive a sports allowance if you are a member of a sports club.
  • Modern working environment
    • Modern IT-tools
    • Ergonomic workstations
    • Very well equipped conference rooms and communication solutions that enable cross-location and cross-border collaboration
  • Attractive remuneration and social benefits We offer great benefits such as a salary based on our Collective Labor Agreement, an annual bonus and excellent pension scheme.
  • Personal development Personal growth is something we actively stimulate within TenneT. For example we have our own TenneT Academy where you can explore and develop your own set of skills. More than that: you have the opportunity to work in an innovative company with an international network, to use your personal strengths and to shape the future together with us.