Deputy Project Lead – Secondary Systems

Deputy Project Lead - Secondary Systems (Renewables Transmission & Distribution)

We seek an enthusiastic leader specializing in the secondary systems domain of grid connection systems for a client based in Northern Germany.

In this role as one of the leads in Secondary Systems, your role extends to overseeing Control & Protection Systems, Telecommunication, and HV-HMI for the HVDC systems.

This is a full time, staff role based in Germany.


  • Accomplish project objectives (safety, quality, time, cost) for the Control & Protection, Telecommunication, and HV-HMI systems on offshore converter platforms and land stations.
  • Leadi and coordinate the project team, managing interfaces with stakeholders, particularly close collaboration with the main contractor, engagement with technical specialists, and alignment with parallel projects in other European countries.
  • To ensure a successful project life-cycle in relation to compliance with permits, regulations, specifications, project requirements, contract content, and ensuring that the technical handover documentation meets the required standards.
  • Oversee prisk management by encompassing the identification of risks, impact analysis, and the implementation of mitigation plans.


  • Ideally, you hold a Master’s degree in Electrical Engineering or a related field, demonstrating an academic level of thinking and working.
  • Experience in a similar role with a profound understanding of HVDC Secondary Systems.
  • Enthusiasm, drive, determination, authenticity, and inspiration.
  • As an effective decision-maker, you’re committed to translating decisions into tangible outcomes.
  • Fluent in both English and German.
  • Willingness to travel based on project requirements.
  • Preferably IPMA certified or willing to obtain certification.