Fluence is the leading global energy storage technology and services company, created and backed by Siemens and AES, two industry powerhouses and pioneers in energy storage. Fluence unites the scale, experience, breadth, and financial backing of the two most experienced icons in energy storage.
Our mission is to create a more sustainable future by transforming the way we power our world. Energy storage is critical to this transformation, yet today the market is fragmented and customers face the challenge of finding a trusted technology partner amidst conflicting technical claims, inexperienced vendors and installers, and new market entrants with limited power sector knowledge.
Fluence brings the proven technology solutions and services that overcome the commercial and regulatory barriers that stand in the way of modernizing our energy networks. We are the partner that can deliver at a global scale with the most experienced and knowledgeable team in the world.
About Fluence: Fluence Energy, Inc. (Nasdaq: FLNC) is a global market leader in energy storage products and services, and optimization software for renewables and storage. With a presence in over 47 markets globally, Fluence provides an ecosystem of offerings to drive the clean energy transition, including modular, scalable energy storage products, comprehensive service offerings, and the Fluence IQ Platform, which delivers AI-enabled SaaS products for managing and optimizing renewables and storage from any provider. Fluence is transforming the way we power our world by helping customers create more resilient and sustainable electric grids.
OUR CULTURE AND VALUES
We are guided by our passion to transform the way we power our world. Achieving our goals requires creativity, diversity of ideas and backgrounds, and building trust to effect change and move with speed.
We are Leading
Fluence currently has thousands of MW of energy storage projects operated or awarded worldwide in addition to the thousands of MW of projects managed by our trading platform—and we are growing every day.
We are Responsible
Fluence is defined by its unwavering commitment to safety, quality, and integrity.
We are Agile
We achieve our goals and meet our customer’s needs by cultivating curiosity, adaptability, and self-reflection in our teams.
We are Fun
We value the diversity in thought and experience of our coworkers and customers. Through honest, forthcoming, and respectful communications we work to ensure that Fluence is an inclusive and welcoming environment for all.
ABOUT THE POSITION:
The Product Test Engineer-II will be critical in helping Fluence deploy the next generation of energy storage technology. The Product Test Engineer-II will be responsible for executing testing and validation of the battery energy storage system, subsystems, and associated components. As an integral member of our engineering team, you will contribute to the development and improvement of energy storage technologies that have a significant impact on the renewable energy landscape.
Fluence IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER and fully subscribes to the principles of Equal Employment Opportunity to ensure that all applicants and employees are considered for hire, promotion, and job status without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, marital or familial status.
What does a Product Test Engineer II do at Fluence?Develop a deep understanding of the electrical, mechanical, and structural aspects of the Battery Energy Storage System (BESS), including battery enclosure, control system, fire suppression system, 1500Vdc battery system and air or liquid based cooling system. Execute product specific test plans and procedures based on design documentations, requirements specifications, quality and compliance standards. Collect and analyze test data to evaluate the efficiency, reliability, and safety of energy storage technologies. Summarize findings in clear and concise reports. Collaborate with engineering teams to define test requirements and validate designs. Investigate and analyze test failures to provide valuable feedback to the development team. Perform failure analysis, review, and analyze data to drive corrective actions as require Maintain detailed records of test procedures, results, and observations. Generate documentation that adheres to quality and compliance standards. Set up and operate testing equipment and instrumentation. Ensure that all tools and equipment are properly calibrated and maintained. Collaborate with third-party vendors and external testing agencies.
What does an ideal candidate look like?Bachelors’ degree in Electrical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Systems Engineering or similar. 2+ years industry experience required (Utility, Wind, Solar, or Thermal energy equipment supplier). Familiarity with energy storage systems and related technologies. Experience with testing and instrumentation tools. Knowledge of relevant industry standards and regulations Internship or academic projects related to energy storage or renewable energy Strong communicator (written and verbal). Good technical writing skills. Ability to travel up to 40% of time. Demonstrated proficiency using MS Office Tools (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Visio) Good problem-solving skills. Able to manage projects. Must possess a desire to take on tough and challenging projects.