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Senior Loads Analysis Engineer (m/f/d)

GE Energy
Hamburg, Hamburg 20354
Role Summary:Senior Engineer for Wind Turbine systems modeling and aeroelastic simulation, leading System Value Optimization assessment for New Products and contributing to Application&Requisition Engineering phases of Wind Farms including nearshore Wind farm in the field of Load Assessment including full system dynamics down to foundation and soil interaction. In this role you will interface with external companies and 3rd parties in the field of load simulation & certification.

Essential Responsibilities:

+ Load assessment for NPIs and RCAs, implementing control technologies to mitigate mechanical loads & improve turbine power performance.

+ Drive simplification in the systems modeling, loads simulation and documentation, as well as component checks to resolve technical challenges supporting certification process along the chain from system modeling to experimental validation.

+ Strong support to with application & requisition engineering teams, providing solutions to enhance application space, leading MLA activities for initial projects of the Nearshore business.

+ Interacts with both internal/external suppliers/clients. Specifically collaborates with foundation designers to optimize the full system design and leads external consultants to develop all type of project in his/her scope. identifying methodology & technology improvements enabling it.

+ Jointly with the Systems Engineering team, deploys methodologies to analyze component design driving loads and rank them to target load reduction strategies selectively.

+ Provides solutions in the field of simulation, operability or system trade-off recommendation to optimize the cost of energy by reducing design driving loads and maximizing the energy capture.

+ Work closely with the Controlled Tittle Holders community across the business and global team members to ensure high quality and consistency on system simulation techniques & practices.

+ Contributes to continuous improvement in methods and tools in collaboration with the AT&S team and leads process related improvements re. interfaces with the design teams.


+ Master degree from an accredited university in Mechanical Engineering, Aerospace Engineering or Renewable Energy Engineering or equivalent knowledge / experience

+ In depth knowledge on aeroelasticity, system dynamics and fatigue loading assessment

+ Aeroelastic simulation experience for Wind Turbines

+ Experience in simultaneous engineering new product development processes.

+ Experience in wind turbine offshore loads simulation

+ Expert knowledge of Wind turbine aero elastic simulations (Flex5, Bladed, Simpack, etc.)

+ Effective problem identification and solving ability.

+ Skilled in data analysis processes and tools

+ Proven ability to work in a cross-functional and global environment with flexibility beyond narrow resp. definitions

+ Strong oral and written communication skills in English.

Desired Characteristics:

+ Experience dealing with outsources load assessment companies, 3rd parties and customers.

+ Experience in wind characterization

+ Experience in wind turbine control technologies, operability & validation

+ Expert knowledge on wind turbine component design criteria and wind turbine systems integration

+ Experience in wind Turbine Certification Processes

+ Experience in software development for system simulation tools including specifications, theory manuals and flow charts.

+ Strong interpersonal skills, leading and influencing skills and a positive energy

About Us:GE Renewable Energy is a 9 billion dollar start-up that brings together one of the broadest product and service portfolios of the renewable energy industry. With 13,000 employees present in more than 40 countries, and headquartered in Paris, GE Renewable Energy is backed-up by the resources of the worlds first digital industrial company. We take the earths most abundant resources - the strength of the wind, the force of water, and the heat of the sun, - and put them to work with breakthrough technology that unleashes their true possibilities. Combining onshore and offshore wind, hydro and innovative technologies such as concentrated solar power, GE Renewable Energy has installed more than 370 gigawatts capacity globally to make the world work better and cleaner.

GE is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, and according with all local laws protecting different status.

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Additional Locations:Germany;Hamburg, Berlin;


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

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