Wind Controls Lead Engineer

Recruiter
Location
Bangalore,
Salary
Competitive
Posted
15 Oct 2016
Closes
15 Nov 2016
Ref
2749798
Sector
Oil and Gas
Category
Manufacturing
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
This job will entail getting/understanding product requirements, planning and executing the design, development & validation for Control Algorithm for Renewables domain, in a global matrix-ed organization.

Essential Responsibilities

• Design and development of control system software based on the design memo / engineering change request for Mark VIe ESS platform using advanced control system techniques for GE wind turbine generators with high quality
• Lead creation of tests cases and validate control code in SIL / PIL / HITL and Turbine at field
• Resolve any issues thereof & maintain/ upgrade the Test Setup and accessories.
• Lead efforts on estimation, planning and execution of for various product releases for NPI (New Product Introduction) and regular control software upgrade releases, mainly for GE MarkVIe platform
• Adhere to QMS process laid down and propose timely improvements to QMS
• Prepare and present design & validation results for review to principal engineer & NPI tollgate reviews with chief engineers
• Demonstrate strong FTY/OTD and strong problem solving and root cause analysis skills

Qualifications/Requirements

•Masters Degree in Controls/Electrical/Electronics Engineering from an accredited University
•Experience with control system design
•Strong in linear & non - linear control system fundamentals
•Experience in full control software development life cycle (scoping, feasibility, execution, production establishment)
•Proficiency in Matlab/Simulink or similar program
•Good interpersonal communication skills to work in global organization

Desired Characteristics

•Good understanding of classical (transfer functions, frequency domain design, etc) and basic knowledge in modern (state-space, optimal control, etc) control theory
•Knowledge in the field of Wind Turbine Technology
•Experience with control of wind turbines
•Experience with real-time control systems such as the GE MarkVIe
•Ability to interface effectively with all levels of the organization and external customers