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Systems Simulation and Value Optimization Engineer

  • Llefià (Província de Barcelona)
  • Design / Civil engineering / Industrial engineering

Job description

3206770
Additional Cities

Barcelona
Career Level

Experienced
Relocation Assistance

No
Business

GE Renewable Energy
Business Segment

Renewable Energy OnShore Wind
Function

Engineering/Technology
Country/Territory

Spain
Postal Code

08005
Role Summary/Purpose

·  Perform aero elastic load simulations for different New Product Introductions (NPIs), Services & Cost-out programs
·  From model creating to experimental validation
Essential Responsibilities

·  Perform aero elastic load simulations for different New Product Introductions (NPIs), Services & Cost-out programs
·  From model creating to experimental validation
·  Collaborate with wind farm engineering team to explore opportunities on increasing application space
·  Implement controls technology to mitigate loads & improve turbine power performance
·  Understand turbine physics & operability to generate innovative ideas for system optimization
·  Essential Responsibilities:

Gain expertize on loads simulation tools / procedures, Design Practices & regulations (IEC, GL & DIBt guidelines)
·  Understand design requirements and perform aero elastic loads simulations for different wind turbine configurations
·  Deliver high quality system level loads, component loads & certification documents to cross functional teams
·  Lead loads certification efforts by delivering on the requirements and address any queries from certification agencies
·  Hand-off turbine simulation models to simulate site specific mechanical loads for customer fulfillment
·  Collaborate with Program Managers, System Integration Leaders (SILs), & Certification team to deliver on program requirements and business critical timelines
·  Interact with Operability & Validation teams to test & verify loads, performance & controller behavior
Qualifications/Requirements

·  Engineering degree in Mechanical, Civil & Aerospace domains or equivalent knowledge or experience
·  Knowledge on aero, fatigue & system dynamics
Knowledge in the field of Wind Turbine Technology
·  Hands-on experience with wind turbine aero elastic simulation tools (Flex5, Bladed etc.)
·  Quantitative and analytical skills for simulation results interpretation; Creative problem solving skills 
·  Good interpersonal communication skills to work in global organization
·  EU Work Permit

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

·  Knowledge on wind turbine control technologies, loads & power curve validation
·  Understanding of the IEC, GL, DIBt guidelines and compliance requirements
·  Knowledge on wind turbine component design
Programming skills to develop tools for process automations (Matlab, Excel VBA, etc.)
About Us

GE Renewable Energy is a $10 billion business with an innovative spirit and entrepreneurial mindset, bringing together one of the broadest energy products and digital services portfolios in the renewable energy industry. Combining onshore and offshore wind, blades, hydro and innovative technologies such as hybrid systems and concentrated solar power, GE Renewable Energy has installed more than 400+ gigawatts capacity globally to make the world work better and cleaner. With more than 22,000 employees present in more than 80 countries, GE Renewable Energy is working on new ways to power the world’s biggest economies and most remote communities.

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Primary Country

Spain
Primary State/Province

Catalonia
Primary City

Barcelona