Building Energy Simulation Engineer (KTP Associate)

Salary: up to £34k per annum plus £4k personal development budget
Term: Fixed term (24 months)
FTE: 1.0
Closing date: Sunday 13 November 2016

Based in Glasgow, CO2 Estates is a fast-growing company offering a software platform for delivering commercial real estate improvement analysis to determine retrofit strategies for mitigating risk and improving financial performance of commercial real estate (

The University of Strathclyde in partnership with CO2 Estates Ltd seek to appoint a Building Energy Simulation Engineer. This position forms part of a Knowledge Transfer Partnership (KTP), which is supported by Innovate UK. KTP is a high-profile programme funding excellent projects of collaboration between academia and industry. As a KTP Associate you will be an employee of the University of Strathclyde but will spend most of their working time at the company's premises in Glasgow. You will benefit from extensive management training and a generous personal development budget.

To be considered for the role you will have a degree at Masters level (or above) in an engineering or related discipline. You will have experience of applying computer applications to solve engineering problems and a good knowledge of the construction industry and legislative expectations in relation to low carbon operation. Engaging with a variety of stakeholders from academia and industry you will be an excellent communicator with strong presentation and reporting skills.

Whilst the position is for a fixed term initially, it is the intention of the company to retain the Associate subject to performance, and for that individual to be a key member of the business.

For informal enquiries please contact Dr Daniel Costola, Lecturer at

For further information and to apply go to  and search for reference 50675.

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