Certification Engineer (Energy Storage Systems and Charging Points)

  • Staff
  • Almere
  • University degree
  • Higher Vocational Education
  • More than 5 years

Are you analytically strong and passionate to be part of an international organization driving the energy transition? If so, we have an exciting opportunity for you!

We are seeking for a highly skilled Certification Engineer who can effectively interpret and apply international standards for electrical components and products. In this role, you will play a vital role in ensuring that our products comply with all the required standards and certifications. Furthermore, you will develop a comprehensive testing strategy to demonstrate compliance, collaborate closely with our internal test department as well as external testing institutes. Additionally, you will actively participate in new product development and proactively identify and address certification requirements from the early stages.

Your key responsibilities will include:

  • Identifying legislative frameworks for new product development;
  • Regulatory risk assessment for New Product Development and design changes;
  • Developing test procedures and test plans;
  • Coordinating internal and external test activities;
  • Managing test documentation and test configurations;
  • Participation in international standardization committees .

Within our R&D department, the Test & Compliance team collaborates on projects across Alfen's diverse product groups, including Transformer Stations, Charging Points, and Energy Storage Systems. Our team consists of experts in various fields such as Test Automation, Software Development, Hardware Design and Electrical Engineering. Together, we strive to enhance the R&D test strategy by adopting industry best practices.

At Alfen, our R&D department thrives on a multidisciplinary and enthusiastic workforce. We foster a socially and technically supportive environment where mutual respect is the standard. We highly value feedback and encourage the sharing of ideas. Open communication, collaboration, and personal development are integral to our culture.

What we offer:

We present you with an intellectually stimulating and hands-on challenge right at the heart of the energy transition. You will have an independent and impactful role with room for personal input, innovation, and initiative. Alfen is a rapidly growing company that is dedicated to capturing the energy market and leading the way in the energy transition. All this is accompanied by a pleasant, open, and informal work atmosphere, where work-life balance is valued.

We provide a comprehensive benefits package, including a phone and a laptop, and you will enjoy 27 vacation days along with 13 additional ADV (Additional Days of Leave) per year. Moreover, you will join a team of motivated colleagues who are eager to share their expertise, and we will provide you with opportunities for continuous professional development.

Your profile:

You are genuinely passionate about working in an R&D test environment. Next to that, you possess significant experience in testing electrotechnical products and you are ready to take the next step in your career. We are seeking a natural leader with excellent organizational, communication, and analytical skills. Moreover, you identify with the following qualifications:

  • Bachelor or Master's degree in Electrical Engineering or Electronics;
  • 5+ years of experience in hardware testing of electrical engineering products;
  • Experience and network in the field of regulatory compliance;
  • Profound knowledge of codes, standards and directives for electrical products.  

Does this Opportunity Interest You?

If you are excited about the Certification Engineer (Energy Storage Systems and Charging Points) role, please submit your resume and cover letter by clicking on the "Apply" button. For further information, feel free to contact Tamarah, Corporate Recruiter.