EV Product & BESS Manager in Shell at London, England, United Kingdom

Website Shell

This listing is about Shell in London, England, United Kingdom
in 2022

About the job

, Netherlands

Job Family Group

Commercial and Retail

Worker Type


Posting Start Date

January 20, 2022

Business Unit


Experience Level

Experienced Professionals

Job Description


This role represents an opportunity to work at the heart of the Energy Transition within Shell’s Mobility business, which supports deployment and scale-up of global programs and channeling of ideas and best practice. You will be part of a dynamic team of engineering experts who have a passion for developing & delivery of world class solutions.

Where you fit in

Across the Mobility businesses 44,000+ sites in over 80 countries, Mobility Network is responsible for defining and implementing strategies at the global & country level and for the delivery of services across the lifecycle of the site in the areas of network development, sustainable operations, real estate, business development, ventures and engineering solutions.

Shell Mobility Networks Strategic Priorities Include The Following

  • Deliver an ambitious growth agenda of ~5 bln USD by 2025 through development of future heartlands such as China, Mexico, Indonesia, India, Russia while maximizing value in its core markets in Asia, Europe, and Americas.
  • Support the Energy Transition by reducing site CO2 emissions by 50%, increase the proportion of low emission fuels sold to 20%, and reduce carbon intensity in site design, all by 2025. This will be achieved by becoming No. 1 in EV charging at Mobility stations and destination locations globally through the deployment of scalable EV charging solutions alongside other alternative fuels e.g. H2
  • Protect Shell’s license to operate by developing brilliant Mobility Network people, deliver Goal Zero (zero harm to personnel), drive process safety performance, and de-risk future Mobility Network Engineering solutions. You will have a key role to play in achieving these ambitions and delivering a competitive advantage to the Mobility business by driving world class performance across the innovation / design / deploy / operate engineering life cycle. All underpinned by Shell’s talent development, license to operate (HSSE) and ethics & compliance.

What’s the role?

This role is a key enabler in realising the Shell Recharge EV growth ambition through delivering fit for purpose, future proofed and cost efficient EV charging Solutions to be deployed on Mobility sites and Destination locations globally. The specific accountabilities for this role will be to lead Global Mobility’s engineering strategy on energy storage, focused on battery energy storage solutions (BESS) and their associated integration with the grid and charging products via both physical infrastructure and digital energy management systems (EMS). Specific accountabilities include:

  • Own the technology strategy for the affordable, safe and flexible roll-out of BESS for Shell mobility sites in order to support various EV charging use cases e.g. high power on-the-go, and destination.
  • Lead all global procurement activities (RFIs, RFPs) related to BESS and EV product solutions. Manage and maintain core strategic partnerships with key suppliers to Shell and deliver an evolving product roadmap.
  • Develop proof-of-concept initiatives that deliver innovation in the BESS and EV charging arena. Drive these innovations to deliver scalable solutions for Shell’s global network.
  • Define, review and update fit for purpose Technical Design standards & procedures for the deployment of BESS integrated charging solutions that meet customer and functional needs, minimise HSSE risk and optimum total cost of ownership.
  • Be a Subject Matter Expert (SME) for BESS and associated charging solutions at Mobility forecourts and destination locations.
  • Develop business cases and total cost of ownership (TCO) models for investments made into BESS based charging solutions. Have the technical capability to factor in component level factors e.g. inverter efficiency into the models and biz. case.
  • Have a knowledge of electrical distribution grids e.g. medium voltage vs. low voltage. Understand the factors involved in integrating BESS with the grid.
  • Drive broader initiatives around energy management systems and their application at Mobility sites (including business cases associated with grid services and virtual power plants). Take forward standardisation initiatives in this space e.g. OpenADR, EEbus, SEP2.0 etc.
  • Champion cross-functional collaboration and integration of EV charging within site design and specification, empowering frontline teams to match technical standards with customer value proposition (CVP) requirements and any associated value trade-offs.
  • Collaborate closely with wider Shell EV teams including Marketing, Renewables & Energy Solutions, and Shell R&D (projects and technology PT) in developing and delivering BESS and EV charging road maps and e-mobility strategies.
  • Undertake Technical assurance and line of defence (LOD) Audits in markets.

What We Need From You

  • Technical education to first degree level and preferably professional qualification or chartership of relevant discipline synonymous with the role.
  • Significant experience with battery energy storage solutions and/or EV charging solutions in a Engineering, Utility, Retail, Manufacturing, R&D or similar function with a proven background in developing and realizing innovative solutions.
  • Specific on-the-ground experience with E-Mobility.
  • Experienced internal and external stakeholder management. Should have a broad range of interpersonal skills to influence stakeholders without direct line responsibility.
  • High level of interpersonal communication and engagement skills, through virtual working environment.
  • Will potentially be required to work towards becoming a (Technical Authority) within Shell’s Discipline Control and Assurance Framework. Must be passionate about HSSE, and drive for designing out risk exposure.

An innovative place to work

There’s never been a more exciting time to work at Shell. Everyone here is helping solve one of the biggest challenges facing the world today: bringing the benefits of energy to everyone on the planet, whilst managing the risks of climate change.

Join us and you’ll add your talent and imagination to a business with the power to shape the future – whether by investing in renewables, exploring new ways to store energy or developing technology that helps the world to use energy more efficiently.

An inclusive place to work

To power progress together, we need to attract and develop the brightest minds and make sure every voice is heard. Here are just some of the ways we’re nurturing an inclusive environment – one where you can express your ideas, extend your skills and reach your potential…

  • We’re creating a space where people with disabilities can excel through transparent recruitment process, workplace adjustments and ongoing support in their roles. Feel free to let us know about your circumstances when you apply, and we’ll take it from there.
  • We’re closing the gender gap – whether that’s through action on equal pay or by enabling more women to reach senior roles in engineering and technology.
  • We’re striving to be a pioneer of an inclusive and diverse workplace, promoting equality for employees regardless of sexual orientation or gender identity.
  • We consider ourselves a flexible employer and want to support you finding the right balance. We encourage you to discuss this with us in your application.

A rewarding place to work

Combine our creative, collaborative environment and global operations with an impressive range of benefits and joining Shell becomes an inspired career choice.

We’re huge advocates for career development. We’ll encourage you to try new roles and experience new settings. By pushing people to reach their potential, we frequently help them find skills they never knew they had, or make career moves they never thought possible.


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Company: Shell

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Job Location: London, England, United Kingdom

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