Compliance Engineer

Westlake Village, CA (or remote USA) /
Operations and Engineering – Information Technology /
Remote
About Energy Vault
Energy Vault develops sustainable energy storage solutions designed to transform the world’s approach to utility-scale energy storage for grid resiliency. Our proprietary gravity-based Energy Storage Technology and the Energy Storage Management and Integration Platform are intended to help utilities, independent power producers and large industrial energy users significantly reduce their levelized cost of energy while maintaining power reliability. Utilizing eco-friendly materials with the ability to integrate waste materials for beneficial re-use, Energy Vault is facilitating the shift to a circular economy while accelerating the clean energy transition for its customers. Energy Vault is listed on the New York Stock Exchange under the ticker symbols NRGV and NRGV WS. For more information, please visit www.energyvault.com.

 Position Title: Compliance Engineer
Location: Westlake Village, CA or REMOTE (USA)


About the role
As a Compliance Engineer, you will plan, develop, and implement the company's technical compliance capabilities according to local, national, and international standards.  This role will conduct assessments and audits as well as handle reporting channels related to compliance.  You will be expected to keep up with industry trends and changes in related compliance such as NIST, ISO, NERC, FERC, and IEC.  Additionally, this role will create actionable tasks for various teams across technology focused teams ensuring compliance is an embedded part of the daily work; meaning, the person will be expected to have a sound technical and analytical background.  Strong innovation, curiosity, attention to detail, communication, and organizational skills along with some out-of-the-box thinking will make you successful in this role.  Energy Vault is a rapidly growing company so you will have an opportunity to be diverse and play an integral part in the company’s future security posture as the company scales.
 

What you will do

    • Ensuring the company's technical compliance with applicable laws and regulations.
    • Conducting tests and studies into the company's product compliance.
    • Producing reports on compliance testing, developments, and processes.
    • Instituting best-practice procedures for compliance and risk mitigation.
    • Developing strategies and implementation plans for compliance-related matters.
    • Explaining and defining compliance protocols and measures to stakeholders and relevant authorities.
    • Managing complaints and technical issues relating to product design and manufacturing.
    • Advising management on compliance-related matters.
    • Checking the status of various business operations to ensure compliance with regulations.
    • Shape a culture of collaboration, innovation, constant improvement, excellence, transparency, open mindedness, humility, integrity, efficiency, joy, compassion, and fulfillment.

What a qualified candidate should possess

    • Bachelor’s Degree preferred in Computer Science or Science/Technology/Engineering/Math
    • 3+ years of work experience
    • Proficiency in report writing, analysis, and compliance procedures.
    • Thorough understanding of regulatory frameworks.
    • Experience with product testing and process analysis.
    • Skilled in business operations or project management.
    • The ability to communicate complex ideas verbally and in writing.
    • Solid technical knowledge and understanding of product/process design.
    • Problem-solving abilities are essential.
    • Familiar with information security best practices (NIST, NERC, FERC, IEC, ISO)
    • Strong communication (verbal and non-verbal) and organizational skills, innovative, open-minded, and a team player.
    • Willingness to travel domestic and international an estimated 15-25%.
    • Experience in public companies is a plus.
    • Comfort in fast-paced, rapid growth environments is a plus.
    • A passion for sustainability, our mission, and our vision is a bonus!
At Energy Vault we are committed to providing an environment of mutual respect where equal employment opportunities are available to all applicants. We believe inclusion creates opportunity for collaborative excellence through diversity of thought. We invite individuals of all genders, races, identities, ethnicities, sexual orientations, national origins, abilities, protected veteran status, religions, educational and socioeconomic backgrounds to explore employment with our organization.