Principal Electrical Engineer (Green Hydrogen) – THE00LZ Den Haag Zuid-Holland

Principal Electrical Engineer (Green Hydrogen)
Soort dienstverband: Detachering
Sector: Hydrogen
Vacaturenummer: O220359
Lennaert van Zon
+31646007522 Interesse in deze vacature?


As a Principal Electrical Engineer each day you help the world to get one step closer to net-zero emissions.

Key Responsibilities/Accountabilities:

  • High technical knowledge in HV Substations
  • Performing a wide range of MV /LV Electrical Engineering & Design tasks
  • Ensure compliance with specifications, national/international codes IEC/NEN /customer requirements/ ATEX
  • Able to perform calculations required for sizing & selection of electrical equipment
  • Power system studies checking capabilities: LF, SCC & motor starting, as minimum
  • Prepare specification & data sheets for purchase of electrical equipment and materials (inc. technical bid evaluation and review of Vendor documentation)
  • Provide technical advice to site team /replying TQs & STQs
  • Preparation of complete construction packages
  • Good knowledge in different Original Equipment Manufacturers (OEMs) products
  • Provision of technical advice and support to Customers
  • Witness FAT and provide technical support to site activities
  • Testing & commissioning, site assistance, desirable

Leadership & Soft Skills

  • Participate in project meetings: kick-off, technical clarifications, design/constructability review, 3D-model review
  • Preparation of man-hour estimations
  • Guide, plan and allocate technical work within E-team, in a multi-office environment
  • Engineering coordination for multidisciplinary activities/ Ensure interfaces are covered properly in the electrical design (interdisciplinary/customer/vendors/contractors)
  • Able to handle multiple projects & customers, and liaising priorities with project manager


Our client is a leading global provider of professional project and asset services in the energy, chemicals and resources sectors. They cover the full project lifecycle from guiding of customers with pioneering projects to finding innovative ways of sustaining and enhancing for existing assets. Every day they're focused on delivering a more sustainable world. As we face climate change and the energy transition they'll will help us get to net zero by 2050


Selectum brings clients and technicians together for both temporary and permanent contracts. We have a wide range of experience in guiding highly skilled technical professionals coming from abroad to start working in the Netherlands. We will assist you through all kinds of issues such as legislation, permit requirements and housing. Our motto is "Making it work together!". This is the basis for a long-term cooperation and we are happy to support you and your career. We offer you a competitive salary within the sector and in addition, we pay out an annual profit share and we never forget your birthday!


  • BSc/MSc in electrical energy
  • Knowledgeable with Green Hydrogen and different technology (Preferably)
  • Experience in Concept Design & Feed phase
  • Experience in EPC and detailed electrical engineering lumpsum projects
  • Familiar with codes and standards of ATEX and IEC
  • Knowledgeable with '- Wind, HVDC Substation, Solar, Carbon capture & Utilization technologies (Addition)
Additional Qualifications
  • High Voltage design experience
  • Power system studies capabilities with any of the following tools: Power factory Digsilent, ETAP, SKM
  • Smart Plant Electrical Super User
  • Grid connection/power generation feasibility studies: transient stability, EMT, EMF, Harmonics, power factor compensation, understanding of wind farm design
  • Grid code requirements compliance: check of grid code requirements, discussion with Customer and TSO/DSO
  • Construction, Commissioning and start-up experience, desirable


Are you interested to know more about this challenging position? And are you a Principal Electrical Engineer with experience in the downstream sector, renewables, hydrogen? Please click the apply button and send us your CV. For any further information you can contact us via or call Lennaert van Zon, +31 70 324 28 00.

Interesse in de vacature: Principal Electrical Engineer (Green Hydrogen) – THE00LZ?

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Benoordenhoutseweg 23
2596 BA Den Haag
070 – 324 28 00