Validation and Testing Engineer

Shanghai, Shanghai
03 Oct 2016
24 Jan 2017
Oil and Gas
Contract Type
Full Time
Validation and testing lead engineer is responsible for validating the functions and performance for the wind turbines to ensure they all meet the requirements, as well as some specific tests for components or sub-system to understand and behavior or performance in operation. This role will manage the test equipment and coordinate the schedule for the field validation.

Essential Responsibilities

• Coordinate with cross function teams and third party to build up the test plan, arrange the test equipment for the tests.
• Lead the team for the sensor mounting and data acquisition system, collect data in routine rhythm.
• Manage the project to ensure the success execution of the validation plan, report out if any potential risks.
• Interpret the abnormal data, and troubleshooting;
• Conduct the data analysis, and present the results to stakeholders.
• Review data and ensure it is correct.
• Basic knowledge of Strain, Pressure, Temperature, and displacement measuring systems is required.
• Strong problem solving skills
• Ability to climb wind towers.
• Good communications skills, verbal and written English language required


• Bachelor or above degree in Electrical Engineering or Industrial Automation.
• 5+ years' experience working machine testing and validation.
• Familiar with international codes and standards, as well as local GB standards.
• Positive mindset with strong verbal and written communication skills.
• Ability to work in a cross-functional and global environment, flexibility of working hours with global sites.
• Self-motivated, and willing to travel.

Desired Characteristics

• Wind turbine system knowledge.
• Proven wind engineering experience.
• Strong analytical approach to problem solving.
• Proven strong interpersonal and leadership skills.
• Demonstrated ability to document, plan, and execute multiple program deliverables.