Engineering Project Manager


The Hartford Steam Boiler Inspection and Insurance Company (HSB), as part of the Munich RE group, is looking for a Project Manager Renewable Energy with focus on Battery / Energy Storage. The role will be the technical resource for distributed and utility-scale energy storage projects as well as support the other renewable energy activities within the Munich RE and HSB group, such as M&A’s, Asset Management and Insurance. This position is located in Hartford, CT or remote.

HSB Engineering provides technical and commercial support on Munich Re’s ongoing expansion of the global renewable energy investment and insurance program, as well as providing technical expertise to the global company . Our renewable engineering knowledge, experience and evaluation are a key part of the decision and future development of the group.

The Renewable Energy PM’s role is to manage the technical due diligence portion of MRe’s potential investments. Particular importance shall be given to project technical and commercial risks well as the required actions to classify and mitigate these risks. The successful candidate will play an important role in the final investment decision processes of all renewable assets. In addition this role supports the asset managers and insurance business with its technical and commercial knowledge to develop and successfully grow the business profitably.

This position will focus on:
  • The evaluation of Renewable Energy projects including BESS (Battery Energy Storage System) and other Energy Storage solutions to meet project financial and functionality goals.
  • Research and recommendation concerning Energy Storage market developments
  • Act as internal subject matter expert for Energy Storage systems technology suppliers and technologies, including their hardware and software offerings as well as costs, systems architecture, operational capabilities, and warranties.
  • Create and maintain the internal Energy Storage technical specifications documents and
  • Support other Renewable Energy investment and insurance projects.


A Bachelor’s Degree (or equivalent) in Electrical / Power Engineering is required, a Master’s Degree is preferred. Experience with financial aspects (project management, operations, etc.) is a plus.

Additional candidate requirements are as follows:
  • Minimum 5 years of experience with the analysis and/or operation of renewable energy assets
  • Experience related to BESS and/or other Energy Storage e energy systems design and/or operations, , renewable energy, or related industry is highly desirable
  • Experience with international Renewable Energy is highly desirable
  • Strong commercial and technical awareness and understanding of system components.
  • Communication skills with all involved stakeholders, internally and externally incl. commercial, financial and technical in an global environment.
  • Willingness to travel, both domestic and international. Up to 40% travel may be required.
At The Hartford Steam Boiler, a subsidiary of Munich Re, we see Diversity and Inclusion as a solution to the challenges and opportunities all around us. Our goal is to foster an inclusive culture and build a workforce that reflects the customers we serve and the communities in which we live and work. We strive to provide a workplace where all of our colleagues feel respected, valued and empowered to achieve their very best every day. We recruit and develop talent with a focus on providing our customers the most innovative products and services.

We are an equal opportunity employer. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

The Hartford Steam Boiler Inspection and Insurance Company (HSB), a part of Munich Re since 2009, provides equipment breakdown and other specialty coverages, inspection services and engineering consulting that set the standard for excellence worldwide. One of the world’s leading equipment breakdown insurers, HSB helps clients reduce risk through a unique combination of specialty coverages, engineering-based risk management strategies and loss prevention services. A.M. Best Company awarded the HSB Group of companies its highest financial rating, A++ (Superior). We look ahead, anticipate risk and leverage our knowledge and experience to develop new solutions to help our clients meet tomorrow's challenges. To see the future we see check out our LinkedIn page: