Energy Engineer | Digital Solutions

Aurecon employs inspirational and energetic people. We aim to recruit and retain the best talent and we are committed to unleashing the potential of our people by challenging them with interesting work, and giving them the support and autonomy they need to achieve their goals.

Aurecon’s Energy team considers itself a leading player in the energy sector – part of the transformation, part of the future. The team is primarily responsible for the provision of energy strategic advisory, design and delivery services required to support a wide range of projects Australia-wide across the energy supply chain.

Reporting to the Principal Electrical Engineer - Future Energy, this role is ideally suited to an individual who can:

  • Combine theory and creativity to produce innovative, value-adding modelling and automation solutions to complex and unprecedented client problems as related to energy supply systems 
  • Identify opportunities to improve efficiency in client processes and workflows through provision of automated solutions 
  • Draw insightful conclusions from technical studies and results, which can be used to support commercial decision making 

You will have a demonstrable desire to progress your career in a technically driven multidisciplinary setting, and hold:

  • Tertiary qualification in Electrical Engineering or related discipline e.g. Electronics, Software or Computer Engineering
  • Demonstrated understanding of the energy supply chain and the role of key stakeholders in the National Electricity Market
  • Basic understanding of power systems plant and systems
  • Experience in two or more of the following areas:
    • Power system modelling and simulation using applications such as PSS/E, PSCAD, PowerFactory, SINCAL, MATLAB-Simulink etc.
    • Python or Visual Basic programming ability
    • Complex data visualisation
    • Energy market modelling
    • Software/algorithm design
    • Statistics and probabilistic techniques
  • Minimum 3-5 years’ relevant experience
  • Proven exceptional communication, team working and report writing skills


  • Promoting safety, controlling environmental impacts and complying with legislative and code of conduct requirements
  • Ensuring Aurecon’s quality systems and established internal governance processes are followed
  • Accountability for the provision of client deliverables within budget and with required deadlines achieved
  • Collaborating internally and externally to ensure optimal, high quality solutions are delivered
  • Provision of technical advice as related to the relevant disciplines
  • Occasional assistance with on-the-job training for graduates, trainees and other Aurecon staff

What We Provide

We believe a career is not just a job; it's a collection of experiences you gain through professional networks, working with current technologies and expanding your knowledge base. All this while working on a broad range of projects and the option of local, interstate and international exposure within a globally collaborative business.

Working within the global Aurecon team provides extensive career prospects whilst providing an environment that empowers, encourages sustainability and promotes team work. 

Competitive remuneration package on offer.  Flexible work arrangements.

How to Apply

If you are seeking an opportunity to drive and deliver project outcomes, within a creative business that encourages innovation and fresh ideas, please click the Apply Now button below.

Alignment with the Aurecon Attributes is important: Co-creative, Commercial, Sense-maker, Inquisitive, Engaging, Resourceful, Fearless and Unconventional thinking. 

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*** Aurecon is an equal opportunity employer
*** Applications are sought from direct candidates only

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