Project Developer


Project Developer

Petroplan are pleased to be working alongside an international solar project developer and operator based in Vienna Austria, who are seeking an experienced Project Manager to join the team working on Battery Energy Storage Systems

The ideal candidate will be able to manage and develop projects assigned on battery market. The Project Developer will be likely to work on a range of projects over time, some earlier stage (acquisitions or greenfield) and some later stage. You may work on greenfield development or acquisitions of project rights.


  • Manage projects in development stage together with our international local teams
  • Implement technical solution
  • Develop and maintain project schedules, budgets, and resource allocation plans
  • Ensure compliance with all relevant regulations and standards
  • Collaborate with other departments, including engineering, procurement, and operations
  • Identify and manage project risks, issues, and opportunities
  • Report on project progress and provide regular updates.


  • A degree of a technical university or college of engineering (HTL) preferred electrical engineering or similar
  • At least 3 years of project management experience in the electrical power industry preferable solar industry
  • Technical knowledge of battery storage systems and their associated components
  • Understanding of EPC and O&M contracts.
  • Willingness to travel and work in an international environment
  • Fluent or professional in German and English (both written and spoken).
  • Driving license of at least Type B.

About Petroplan

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