Renewables Product Service Engineer - electrical (f/m)

03 Oct 2016
18 Nov 2016
Oil and Gas
Contract Type
Full Time
Fleet Reliability Operations (FRO) is the technical solution provider, maximizing the performance of our wind turbines with a motivated team using advanced technologies.
In the Product Service Engineer role you will be responsible to solve all systematic wind turbine issues which are getting escalated from the field.

Essential Responsibilities

  • Sustainable increase in the availability of wind turbines on the basis of efficient technical root cause analysis (Apparent cause evaluation), practical development and targeted validation of design improvements
  • Transfer and follow-up of design improvements and retrofits to the Top Issues Team
  • Reduce the implementation times of design improvements
  • Analysis of fault characteristics of the global installed fleet for the early identification of trends to take appropriate corrective actions
  • Intensive technical support and advice when introducing new product generation in fast-growing markets (including in the context of cross-departmental initiatives)
  • Effective collaboration with the Field Service, the Engineering department, the Fleet Performance Engineering and the Statistics group
  • Creation of work instructions and verification of technical wind turbine documentation
  • Handling of Service Now cases to support the services organization


  • Solid technical experience in service / engineering of wind turbines
  • Electrical or Controls Engineering degree
  • Experience in fault diagnosis of wind turbines, proven knowledge of electromechanical drive technology and system integration
  • Experience in Pitch and Converter technology for wind turbines
  • Excellent communication skills in German and English - spoken and written
  • Successful integration in interdisciplinary and multicultural teams
  • Willingness to travel, flexibility

Desired Characteristics

  • Six Sigma certified
  • Wind component design experience (Generator, Pitch System, Converter, Transformer)