Engineer - Application Engineering

Recruiter
Location
Bangalore,
Salary
Competitive
Posted
10 Jan 2017
Closes
14 Feb 2017
Ref
2802497
Sector
Oil and Gas
Category
Manufacturing
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
• Assess suitability of a wind turbine for site conditions by performing system level loads simulations and ensuring component margins
• Devise micro-siting layout optimization to minimize wake losses and maximize power production
• Employ load mitigation strategies to enable turbine suitability for site conditions
• Leverage Turbine controls and operability conditions to perform system optimization
• Understand component capabilities to enable suitability for site conditions

Essential Responsibilities

• Serve Sales & Commercial Operation teams for Wind Turbine Micro-siting and Wind Farm risk assessment
• Perform Mechanical Loads Analysis (MLA) of Wind Turbine models at site environmental conditions
• Apply load mitigation strategies to enable turbine suitability at site conditions
• Liaise with component teams to understand the true component limits and apply for site-suitability
• Work with tool development engineers and third parties to automate and simplify MLA tools and processes
• Devise strategies for faster MLA

Qualifications/Requirements

• Bachelor's / Master's degree in Mechanical / Civil / Electrical / Aerospace Engineering or Equivalent
• At least 2 years of relevant Engineering Experience
• In-depth knowledge of structural dynamics and fatigue
• Hands-on experience in aero-elastic simulation tools such as ADAMS or ABAQUS
• Strong analytical skills, problem-solving mindset and creativity
• Affluent communication skills in English - Verbal & Written
• Good Interpersonal communication skills to work in a global team framework.

Desired Characteristics

• Wind turbine micro-siting experience with exposure to Wind Resource Assessment
• Hands-on experience in FLEX5 tool for Wind Turbine loads calculation
• Ability to work in a matrix team environment
• Experience in MATLAB based tools development