Remote Technical Support

  • Energy storage
  • Almere
  • Intermediate vocational education
  • More than 2 years

Have you always wanted to make the switch to the sustainable industry? And have you gained experience as a service technician in the field or have you completed a bachelor degree in the field of energy technology/sustainable energy?
Then this is your chance!


As a Remote Technical Support you are responsible for the battery storage systems of the end users in the Netherlands, UK and Scandinavia. From the control room you ensure that the battery storage systems perform optimally and you help the customers reactively.

Together with your colleagues, you guarantee the quality control process for verifying and documenting the agreed performance of the installations.  In addition, as a Remote Technical Support you will provide project-oriented aftercare to controllers. This allows you as a support team to minimize the downtime of the installations.

Of course, in this role you are keen to ensure that company rules, safety regulations and codes of conduct are always observed.

Some of your tasks will be:

  • Provide technical support with all incoming calls and emails from the service inbox/service number.
  • Be the interface between the customer and the organization for all operational topics
  • Actively and pro-actively monitoring all assets.
  • Perform remote troubleshooting and alarm investigations.
  • Record all alarms in the service ticket system and inform the customer for each stage of the operational state of the asset.
  • Making battery systems performance analyses using our “supervision control and data acquisition systems”.
  • Preparing service orders for “on call” follow up of alert.
  • Keep in order all service related records using our ticketing system.
  • Liaising with customers regarding specific failures.
  • Meet safety and quality requirements.
  • Continuously improving the performance of the battery systems on the error/gap analysis on response time and Operation Data statistics.
  • According to each SLA, keep a log book of availability exclusive events. Implement all availability corrections. Prepare and share with the customer monthly the availability reports and all exclusive events/visits.
  • Upon confirmation from the software specialist and permission from customer implement remote software updates.

What do we offer you?

An independent and responsible job with room for personal input, new ideas, initiatives and entrepreneurship. Alfen is a fast growing company with a clear focus on conquering the market and focusing on the energy transition. All this takes place in a pleasant, open and informal working atmosphere where, in addition to work, activities are also part of Alfen's culture. This could include an online escape room or fun quiz with accompanying snacks: a bowling night, a visit to Almere City games, mudflat hiking, and more.

Naturally, we offer you an appropriate benefits package including a phone and laptop and you are also entitled to 27 vacation days + 13 days off granted due to a reduction in working hours per year. We think it is important that you can relax regularly. In addition, you will have motivated colleagues who are willing to share knowledge and we will give you opportunities to develop as a professional.


Your driven personality and electrical background with a customer oriented mentality will be an added value to the team. For this challenging position, we are looking for a person with a Strong and clear communication in the English language in word and writing. But also be able to work evening shifts and/or consignment shifts, for unfortunately there are also out of office hours breakdowns that require response.

Futher more:

  • Knowledge of Scada and/or PLC control
  • Bachelor’s degree in the field of energy technology or substainable energy

The place of employment is Almere.


Then we would like to hear from you. You can apply directly via the button function!

Your application is an important step towards a future within Alfen. Would you like to know what to expect from us during the application procedure? Then click here.