Lead Engineer

10 Jan 2017
25 Feb 2017
Oil and Gas
Contract Type
Full Time
• Lead technical interface with Commercial Operations, Marketing, Sales, Requisition Engineering, and Project Management for the Inquiry-to-Order (ITO) life cycle on Wind Turbine proposals.
• Lead Application Engineers in performing Mechanical Loads Analysis, approve bid schedules, and track proposals to completion.
• Devise micro-siting layout optimization to maximize power production by employing different load mitigation strategies and enabling turbine suitability for site conditions

Essential Responsibilities

• Serve Sales & Commercial Operation teams from Engineering standpoint for Wind Turbine Micro-siting and Wind Farm risk assessment by leveraging Turbine Loads, Controls and operability expertise
• Work with the Wind Resource Assessment Engineers to leverage the site wind conditions and leverage them to provide turbine suitability solution
• Develop thorough understanding of the component capabilities by working with component designers and execution expertise in component analysis methodologies.
• Develop holistic understanding of the Wind turbine products offered and help with the due diligence effort for the customer requirements
• Work with tool development engineers and third parties to automate and simplify MLA tools and processes to help define strategies for faster MLA


• Bachelor's / Master's degree in Mechanical / Civil / Electrical / Aerospace Engineering or Equivalent
• Minimum 5 years of relevant Engineering Experience within which at least 3 years in Wind
• In-depth knowledge of structural dynamics and fatigue
• Hands-on experience in aero-elastic simulation tools such as FLEX5 or 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
• Results oriented, with strong data driven technical and interpersonal skills, with experience providing guidance to & working in, diverse global teams
• Ability and willingness to accept challenges outside of technical expertise / comfort zone
• Self-Motivated, Team player, with Demonstrated Creativity and Fulfillment