We’re Building the Future! Ever want to do hard work that will make a REAL difference in the world? Do you want to solve some of the most difficult problems with a team of exceptional players at a company that does not believe in impossible?


Powin Energy is a leading producer of utility scale modular battery energy storage system (complete with a patented, advanced, cloud-based monitoring/control system). That means we build power plants out of batteries that put coal and gas generators out of business and enable sustainable viability for renewable energy sources like solar and wind.

Powin is, and will continue to be, one of a handful of companies that will provide the equipment necessary to make this happen. Powin has distinct competitive advantages: cost-effectiveness; reliability; scalability; deploy-ability; and operational sophistication. Every day we work to ensure that we maintain these competitive advantages and our position as a global leader in providing turnkey, battery energy storage solutions for utility-scale, commercial and industrial, and microgrid applications.


Powin’s Hardware Engineering team is seeking a self-starting, Compliance Engineer with experience managing certification projects and compliance lifecycle management, preferably with electrical and functional safety certification project experience. This position will manage all certification efforts, creation and maintenance of technical files, process improvement documentation and generate project design requirements to meet required certifications. Position will be responsible for keeping Powin’s product certification up to date and applicable to the locations and needs of our end markets. A strong candidate will have experience working collaboratively with engineering, product, and management teams. Strong project management and communication skills are a must.

Job Details:

  • Determine applicable standards for our products
  • Create requirements for design projects to meet certification needs.
  • Participate in specification and design reviews to ensure designs will meet necessary certification requirements
  • Generation of documentation to support certification
  • Manage certification projects with 3rd party test houses
  • Ability to work in a fast paced, rapidly expanding environment
  • Review and understand technical drawings and requirements
  • Support creation of FMEA, FTA and hazards analysis documentation
  • Experience with local and international codes and standards applicable to electrical design including but not limited to; NFPA, NEMA, UL, CSA, IEC, EN.
  • Experience with CE certification and declarations of conformance
  • Create and manage technical files for all projects
  • Arrange and oversee testing locally and using external labs internationally as necessary to meet compliance needs
  • Responsible for process documentation to meet company and ISO needs
  • Provide guidance for mechanical and electrical design teams locally and in China with respect to compliance needs
  • Ability to solve problems independently and manage the workload of multiple projects and tasks
  • Ability to work cross functionally, conveying concepts to others with different backgrounds/degrees.
  • Flexible with design iterations and changes in direction.
  • Act as the main point of contact for compliance and regulatory questions and updates.
  • Attention to detail.


  • Engineering Degree or related experience
  • 5-7 years of industry experience running compliance projects
  • Electrical and functional safety certification experience preferred
  • CAD experience for reviewing designs for compliance needs
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office programs.

Be a part of the future by making a difference with Powin!