Lead Certification & Compliance Engineer

Shanghai, ShangHai
03 Oct 2016
05 Nov 2016
Oil and Gas
Contract Type
Full Time
The Lead Design Certification and Compliance engineer works in GE Wind Engineering team in China to manage certifications & compliance of wind turbine with international and China regulatory agencies.
• Work with all levels of business operations to develop wind turbine certification strategy and lead overall certification program
• Work with global teams from all cross functional teams to develop design certification packages. Certification scope covers all Wind Turbine Platforms and the major turbine sub-systems (controls, rotor, machinery, electrical, tower) as well as single approval and site specific design assessments
• Interpret technical regulations/codes of different countries (eg. EU, China etc.), and make practical application to equipment designs.
• Work with CoE's to create product compliance evaluations for NPI's
• Liaise with Engineering/Services/Sourcing/Suppliers to ensure proper communication and fulfillment of compliance & certification requirements in a timely and cost effective manner
• Provide technical assistance/be responsible for agency liaison interface to communicate system designs, commercial priorities, and program schedule for compliance and certification issues during product development.
• Assist in resolving manufacturing, design and field problems for compliance & certification issues
• Generate, collect, control and maintain documentation of compliance/certification related plans, reports and final compliance/certification package
• Develop new processes required for executing compliance/certification requirements
• Develop clear compliance guides/input for design practices


• Bachelor of Science in Mechanical, Electrical, Civil Engineering
• Minimum 3 years' experience in regulatory and certification
• Understanding of IEC, EU Regulations (ATEX, LV, EMC, Machinery)
• Proven PM skills to be able to manage multiple projects and schedules
• Willing to learn wind turbine system level knowledge
• Good interpersonal & communication skills to work with global cross functional teams.
• Flexible to travel to wind farm or supplier sites
• Systematic thinking mind-set, self-oriented, Flexible to assignment per business urgency
• Strong English oral/written communication skills

Desired Characteristics

• Familiar with wind turbine system and understand related IEC standards
• Project Management mind-set that includes aggressive planning, schedule commitments, and effective resource controllership.