Electrical Engineer in the field of System Automatics (all genders)

  • Location: Arnhem, Bayreuth or Lehrte
  • Education level: Bachelor
  • Vacancy reference: 9713

This will be your workplace

From March 2022 for the location Bayreuth (GER), Lehrte (GER) or Arnheim (NL).

This will be our challenge

TenneT is growing fast to realize its strategic ambitions. We play a leading role in driving the energy transition. Recruitment of new talent plays a crucial role in this growth ambition.

Your contribution to TenneT

  • Your main task is to align with internal stakeholders in order to identify the requirements and use cases applicable to the technical realization of system automatics as well as either control or protection Systems
  • You develop and review guidelines, policies and decision papers 
  • Working in projects with regards to the standard IEC 61850 in order to define and improve the TenneT IEC 61850 implementation is also one of your task
  • You support projects with technical concepts and expertise. This includes also involvements in tests (Functional Tests, Integration Test and in Security Tests)
  • You are responsible for the preparation of tender documents, evaluation of bid documents and support of technical negotiations
  • You support the defining and promoting best practices in all life cycle phases
  • You participate in internal, external, national and international working groups
  • You take care of the support of investment planning with regards to system automatics as well as either control or protection Systems

Your Profile and background

  • The position requires a successfully completed studies in power engineering, electrical engineering. Alternatively you have a comparable qualification
  • You have professional experience in the field of protection and/or control technology
  • Knowledge in the application of the standard IEC 61850 is desirable
  • You need good oral and written communication skills in English and German or Dutch
  • You are confident handling of MS Office and SAP
  • The willingness to travel and driver's license class B completes your profile

Our offer

  • An interesting and responsible function within an international and dynamic working environment
  • Attractive renumartion, based on flexible working hours and compensation programs
  • Numerous possibilities to do sports
  • Diverse programs to support your health
  • Possibilities to have good, healthy and affordable lunch
  • The chance to develop yourself with trainings and to grow in a modern and innovative environment

Recruitment Process

In our online-application-form you can apply within only some minutes. Afterwards we screen your application and get back to you as soon as possible. Our selection process consists of one interview only.

Due to the international character of our organisation we would like to suggest that you send in your resume and cover letter in English. The interview will also be in English. 

For further questions regarding the recruiting process please contact:
Pia Lassahn (GER)
People | Talent Acquisition
T +49 (0)921 50740-2571


Claudia Heersink (NL)
People | Talent Acquisition
T +31889363813

TenneT IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER and fully subscribes to the principles of Equal Employment Opportunity to ensure that all applicants and employees are considered for hire, promotion, and job status without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, marital or familial status.

Contact information

Get in contact with:
Pia Lassahn,
Talent Acquisition | Recruiting
+49 (0) 921 50740-2571