Ensuring the delivery of energy across the nation

Through a combination of infrastructure, cutting-edge technology, collaboration and expertise, System Operations consider every aspect when safely supplying energy. The team of engineers, analysts and innovations specialists work together with industry experts to balance demand with supply and make sure the network runs efficiently and effectively. But it’s not just about meeting the demands of today, System Operations always have one eye on tomorrow’s energy demands as we work hard to find sustainable solutions for the future.

What we do

We make sure Great Britain’s gas and electricity is transported safely and efficiently from where it is produced to where it is consumed. We ensure that supply and demand are balanced in real time and we facilitate the connection of assets to the transmission system. We work with our customers and stakeholders to shape the future of the energy market, providing analysis and insight into the changing nature of energy. We also facilitate changes to the market frameworks to accommodate new technologies and ways of working, while considering how our own role should evolve over time.

What’s in it for you?

Keeping the energy flowing to millions of homes and businesses is an incredibly important job. Britain’s network must function efficiently 24/7, 365 days a year, without fail. So it’s a big responsibility that falls on our shoulders. But that will be something that excites you. We’re working with new sources of energy generation like wind and solar power while investing heavily in the latest technologies. You’ll relish the opportunity to play a major part in all of our futures.