Grid Connection/Inverter Engineer


About this role: Grid Connection/Inverter Engineer

On behalf of our client, a global leader in the renewable energy, we are actively seeking a forward-thinking and ambitious Grid Connection/Inverter Engineer.

Position Overview:We are seeking a highly experienced and skilled Grid Connect/Inverter Engineer with a strong background in electrical engineering, specifically with in-depth knowledge of the electricity market, particularly as it relates to batteries and energy storage integration. The ideal candidate will have a minimum of 10 years of relevant experience in the industry and a proven track record in the operation and maintenance (O&M) or development of grid-connected systems. This is a technical role that requires hands-on expertise and in-depth understanding of grid-connected inverter systems and their integration with battery technologies.
Grid Connection and Integration: Collaborate with the engineering team to design, plan, and implement grid-connected systems involving inverters and batteries. Ensure seamless integration of the systems with the electricity grid.
Electricity Market Expertise: Stay up-to-date with the latest developments and changes in the electricity market, especially in relation to battery technologies. Analyze market trends and regulatory requirements to optimize grid-connected systems for maximum efficiency and profitability.
Inverter Performance Analysis: Evaluate and assess the performance of inverters used in grid-connected systems. Identify opportunities for improvement and optimization of inverter operation and efficiency.
Battery Technology Evaluation: Conduct comprehensive assessments of battery technologies and their compatibility with grid-connected systems. Recommend suitable battery solutions based on specific project requirements.
Troubleshooting and Maintenance: Diagnose and resolve technical issues related to grid-connected systems and inverters. Develop and implement effective maintenance strategies to ensure the continuous and reliable operation of the systems.
Testing and Validation: Conduct rigorous testing and validation of grid-connected systems to ensure compliance with industry standards and regulatory requirements.
Collaboration and Communication: Work closely with cross-functional teams, including project managers, developers, OEMs, and infrastructure managers, to ensure successful project execution and smooth communication throughout the development and operational stages.
Safety and Compliance: Uphold strict safety protocols and ensure compliance with all relevant regulations, standards, and guidelines applicable to grid-connected systems and electrical engineering practices.


  • Bachelor's or Master's degree in Electrical Engineering or a related field.
  • Minimum of 10 years of experience in the field of electrical engineering with a specific focus on grid-connected systems and inverter technology.
  • Extensive knowledge of the electricity market, particularly in relation to battery technologies and their applications in grid-connected systems.
  • Proven expertise in the operation and maintenance (O&M) or development of grid-connected systems.
  • Strong analytical skills and the ability to identify and solve complex technical issues.
  • Excellent communication and teamwork skills to collaborate effectively with cross-functional teams and stakeholders.
  • A self-starter with the ability to work independently and take ownership of projects.
  • Familiarity with safety regulations, industry standards, and compliance requirements related to grid-connected systems and electrical engineering.
  • Please note: This position does not involve management responsibilities and is primarily focused on technical expertise and hands-on work related to grid-connected inverter systems.


As part of a globally recognized and respected industry leader, you'll have the chance to make a substantial impact in shaping the future of solar technology. You'll be at the forefront of innovation and contribute to projects that will redefine the renewable energy landscape.
The company offers an inclusive, dynamic, and forward-thinking work environment that encourages creativity and fosters professional growth. With a strong emphasis on team collaboration and cross-functional project engagement, you'll find plentiful opportunities to broaden your skills, expand your professional network, and grow your career.
Additionally, you'll receive a competitive salary package, including an attractive bonus scheme and comprehensive benefits. These include health insurance, a generous vacation allowance, and a retirement savings plan, as well as opportunities for flexible working arrangements to maintain work-life balance.
Moreover, our client is strongly committed to personal development and continuous learning. They offer a variety of programs, workshops, and training courses to facilitate the acquisition of new skills and further enhance your industry knowledge. With a proactive approach to employee well-being and a culture that supports diversity, equality, and respect, this opportunity provides a stimulating and supportive platform for career success.

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Brunel is a recruitment and flexible workforce solution provider which connects talented people with opportunities throughout Australasia and around the world. We specialise in highly skilled roles across a variety of technical, professional, trades and craft disciplines, pairing candidates with industry-leading projects and organisations on a contract, permanent or secondment basis.
Operating in Australasia since 2001, Brunel has major bases of operation in Perth, Sydney, Brisbane and Port Moresby, which are further backed by the strength and reach of a truly global network spanning over 40 countries, 100+ offices and 45 years of successful operation.
Brunel is proud to be an equal opportunity employer and encourages applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander and female candidates.

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Rylee Hanson
Brunel Energy Australia Brisbane