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HAL-X Rotor Structural Engineer

GE Energy
Barcelona, Catalunya 08007
Role Summary:The Rotor Structural Engineer is responsible for design requirements definition, design documentation and design validation of Haliade-X Rotor Structural components.

He / She will work in the Engineering Rotor Team, focusing in structural components design while in cross-functional collaboration with other Haliade-X Engineering teams.

Essential Responsibilities: Design requirements definition

Collect and document rotor structural components design requirements in accordance with system level wind turbine product requirements to reach functionality, timing, cost and reliability targets across Haliade-X platform development roadmap

Transversally align, agree and specify interfaces with the surrounding components and systems owners focusing in optimum wind turbine system level performance

Design development

Specify, design, calculate and validate rotor structural components to meet the defined design requirements

The Rotor Structural Engineer is responsible to issue all the requested documentation to support the design by passing the design reviews and applying the design guidelines. He / She is accountable of all related documentation required by other functions and suppliers to produce and integrate the components in the turbine. This includes supplier specifications, assembly drawings, design drawings, packaging instructions, transport instructions, preservation instructions, installation instructions, commissioning instructions, controls interface instructions and all related additional documentation in alignment with the defined design guidelines.

Component Validation

The Rotor Structural Engineer develops the Test & Validation strategy for structural components in alignment with the corresponding design guidelines and related design teams

Component evolution design ownership

The Rotor Structural Engineer is responsible of component design evolution and will be responsible of:

o Engineering design changes management

o Design non-conformities resolution

o Participate in the technological watch, actively promoting both the protection and the development of GEs intellectual property

Qualifications/Requirements: Engineering degree with a master in structural or mechanical design, from an accredited university

Solid knowledge of structural design against ultimate and fatigue stress on steel and casting components as well as bolted connections.

Experience with mechanical CAD design tools (NX, Catia or similar)

Consolidated experience with FEM design and calculation tools (Ansys, Abacus or similar)

Experience with fatigue design and calculation tools (nCode or similar)

Significant experience in structural components development including participation in creation of specifications, design, calculation and validation

Proven ability to coordinate transversal teams and suppliers during development and industrialization projects

Used to work according to international codes and standards for structural components and applications (ISO, CE, Eurocode 3)

Fluent in English (spoken and written)

Strong oral and written communication skills

Strong interpersonal and leadership skills

Availability to travel sporadically

Positive mindset

If contracted in Spain:

Non-national candidates are responsible to know the minimum documentation requirements to be able to be contracted in country: NIE- Social Security Affiliation Number in Spain (NAF) and Bank Account in Spain. They must be in possession of them at the time of start hiring. GE will not sponsor this requirement.

Desired Characteristics: Experience in structural components design in wind industry

Experience in topological optimization FEM design tools

About Us:GE (NYSE:GE) drives the world forward by tackling its biggest challenges. By combining world-class engineering with software and analytics, GE helps the world work more efficiently, reliably, and safely. GE people are global, diverse and dedicated, operating with the highest integrity and passion to fulfill GEs mission and deliver for our customers. www.ge.comAdditional Locations:France, Spain;Barcelona, Nantes;


Posted: 2020-10-13 Expires: 2020-11-12

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