Best, NB, Netherlands

Project Engineer

 Job Description:

Heliox - Future-proof rapid charging solutions driving a cleaner tomorrow  

We are very excited to welcome a new Project Engineer to our team, and we hope it’s you!  

Heliox provides world-class smart energy management solutions that are tailored and scalable within a fast-changing e-mobility landscape.

To continue Heliox’s success story in the fast-moving automotive industry, we are constantly looking for the best minds to join our fast-growing team in our location in Best.

The position:

Together with the Customer Project Manager and the Site Manager, you are responsible for the day-to-day engineering work on our large, complex installation projects. Together with the Project Manager and the Site Manager, you will have responsibility for the realization of the project within planning, budget and to quality standards.

You will support the tender teams to assess the scope of work (SOW), propose a technical solution for the quotation and prepare the SOW for the installation partners.

You work closely with your colleagues (Project Engineers / Customer Project Managers/ Technical Support / Service Support) and with external parties (Installers / OEMs / energy companies, etc.).

You’ll report on a regular basis to the customer project manager and, hierarchically, to the Project director Europe.

What will you do:

Overall technical support towards the Customer Project Managers by:

  • Provide a basic design for the system (layout, amount of cables, cabinets etc.) and provide a SOW to the installers.
  • Asses the different engineering packages from suppliers/installers and make sure that interfaces are aligned.
  • Support Supply chain in tendering and/or reviewing the installers offer and SOW.
  • Providing final documentation for the project (installation manuals, drawings, calculations, etc.).
  • You will work closely with installers ,all over the world, to provide them with the technical details of the Heliox products to realize a fully functional system on paper. Together with site managers you will be realizing this installation on site, do various checks on the installation and collect data.
  • Sharing knowledge and experiences with the other PE’s and PM’s independency to fully serve the customer within a project.
  • Helping in pre-project and initial project phases by providing input to optimize the installation design to meet customer requirements within system limitations in most optimal way.
  • Initiating structural improvements based upon lessons learned from project activities.
  • Initiating technical project requirement specifications based upon customer specific request and/or location specific points of attention.
  • Initiating technical product requirement specifications based upon customer specific request and/or location specific points of attention.

Responsible for:

  • Ensuring a good quality technical solution to meet challenges in customer projects.
  • Initiating structural/standards improvements based on solutions and/or processes introduced in customer projects. Instructions are made, manuals are updated and information is passed on through presentations and/or trainings.
  • Keep track of the planning with regards to the engineering milestones, this will be fed back to the customer PM.
  • Providing reviews on documentation and/or manual. Providing the final documentation for the Projects.


  • A technical MBO4, HBO or University level, preferably in Electrical Engineering. 
  • Working experience as a Electrical Engineer - site experience - involvment in tenders and with contractors. 
  • Experience with estimating tender is an advantage. 
  • The amount of working experience is requested based upon the education level, preferably in the direction of development, installation and/or implementation. 
  • Good social and communication skills are required 
  • Fluent speaking and writing in Dutch and English is mandatory, preferably also in German.

We offer:

  • A crucial role for a greener future and for the continuous growth of Heliox!
  • A position in which you get a lot of freedom;
  • Laptop and mobile phone;
  • Growth and development through training / courses;
  • A profit-sharing scheme and personal bonus (both max 8%, dependent on our results and your impact), pension scheme, flexible working hours, 31 vacation days, etc.
  • Energy boost with our delicious, fresh coffee (ground beans) when you are at the office in Best.

With unrivalled Career progression we are keen to discuss how we can provide the opportunity to boost your career!

NB: Recruitment & selection agencies: we like to recruit our people ourselves. If we need help, we know where to find you.


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Push the application button and upload your CV.

(A motivational letter is not needed, but you are always welcome to send us one, you can upload it too. )

Any questions? Call our Corporate Recruiter Debby Bastiaansen at 06-11183562.

Also want to become a Helioxer but in another function? Please check out our career page and follow us on LinkedIn!

An assessment may be part of the selection process.


About Heliox:

Heliox provides world-class smart energy management solutions that are tailored and scalable within a fast-changing e-mobility landscape. We are working towards a sustainable world where a seamless charging experience is a standard for every electric vehicle, transforming the way we power our everyday.

Heliox is the market leader in fast charging systems within electric vehicles (EV), public transport, e-trucks, marine, mining and port equipment.

In 2017, the company installed Europe's first and largest rapid charging networks for the e-bus fleet in Eindhoven, The Netherlands; and over the past two years, has created 'model city' energy ecosystems around the world in Den Bosch, Netherlands, Glasgow, Scotland and Montgomery County, Maryland (USA).

Operating globally, Heliox's HQ is in the Netherlands, with local presence in Germany, Sweden, United Kingdom, Italy, Spain and the United States.

Sustainability is what drives us, and here are some numbers we're proud of:

  • Powering over 25000 commercial EVs
  • Across 40 cities and 20 countries
  • 3000 carbon tons savings
  • 6000 daily high power charge session

Our values:

· Sustainable: We seek long-term solutions to help businesses transition to sustainable electric mobility.

· Cooperative: We work closely with a diverse group of partners to ensure we deliver on our promises.

· Exploring: We are an innovative company that harnesses new technology and pushes boundaries.

· Ambitious: We aim to go the extra mile for our clients, partners, the environment, both local and global and for each other.

· Proud: We care deeply about our coworkers, clients, partners, the environment and the projects we work on.

Recruitment agencies: we prefer to recruit our newest Helioxers ourselves. We will not react to calls or emails; we know where to reach you in case we need help!