Wind & Site Engineer

Recruiter
Nordex
Location
Uppsala
Salary
Competitive
Posted
08 Nov 2018
Closes
09 Nov 2018
Ref
649139932
Sector
Renewables
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Wind & Site Engineer
Reference number: 09442

Company
As a manufacturer of onshore wind turbines in the multi-megawatt class, we have been successful for over 30 years in an industry with a big future. Since the merger with Acciona Windpower in 2016, we are one of the world's largest companies within the industry. Our global presence, with subsidiaries in more than 25 markets and production sites in Germany, Spain, Brazil, the US and India, ensures our success, giving our 4,800+ employees the possibility of international and intercultural experience and opportunity. Our goal is growth and profitability whilst providing clean energy. We aim to continue with full commitment, enthusiasm and new perspectives, and we hope to take you with us!

Job description
You will work with of all aspects concerning wind assessments, production evaluation, layout optimization and site suitability for wind projects developed by Nordex and its customers and partners, as well as projects being bid by Nordex sales managers.
 
  • Evaluate wind measurement campaigns (type of equipment, localization, subcontractors etc.) in order to evaluate wind resource and reduce uncertainty on analysis at optimized costs
  • Analyze wind and meteorological data
  • Conduct wind flow modelling studies with appropriate software (Wasp, WindPro etc.)
  • Calculate wind energy projects with WindPro for assessment of site specific parameters
  • Implementation of the Nordex standards into the wind flow simulations
  • Produce long term wind and net production reports and statistical uncertainty analysis (P50, P90, P99 etc.)
  • Support the project developers in the definition of optimal turbine layouts
  • Perform site suitability reports in accordance with the standards set by Nordex in order to define the class of wind sites and determine the most adequate turbine model


Job requirements
  • Bachelor's degree in Engineering, Atmospheric Science preferred or Master's degree in other technical field
  • Knowledge of WasP, WindPro is a must
  • CFD wind modelling would be a plus
  • MATLAB Visual Basic programming SQL and/or Access database development experience
  • Detail orientated with ability to comprehend a global problem to answer it with appropriate methods and summarize it in clear results
  • Good knowledge of both written and spoken English, knowledge of German language is an advantage
  • Ready to work in a dynamic and fast developing atmosphere
  • Willing to travel on a regular basis
  • Must be eligible to work in Sweden
 
You will report directly to the Sales Manager of the company as disciplinary superior.
We conduct interviews on an on-going basis, so do not wait with your application!
We are looking forward to receiving your complete application in English.
Nordex adheres to a policy of equal employment opportunity. All employment decisions are made without regard to religion, age, sex, color, national origin, handicap, or other protected class and in full compliance with all federal and state laws.

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