Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy Engineering Manager for Tower & Foundation (Offshore Execution Projects) in Boulder, Colorado
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We are looking for a new Engineering Manager for our Support Structure Department in Offshore Engineering.
The Support Structure area includes the departments for Loads, Primary Structures Design, Secondary Structures Design and System Integration.
The department is engaged in project specific designs for Offshore wind farms all over the world and enable optimizations, new solutions and efficient project execution within this area.
We aim for "fire prevention" rather than "fire fighting" and build our business on professional project management skills combined with high technical competencies and strong leadership.
How to contribute to our vision
As our new Support Structure Engineering Manager, you will be responsible for managing the tower and foundation activities in the turbine package. In addition, you will utilize your own engineering skills and take part in design activities within the project. You will be involved in back office as well as front line activities, finding solutions together with the technical experts of our customers.
More specifically, your assignments will include:
Delivering high quality engineering projects on agreed time and budget
Ensuring that the project execution is compliant with Siemens Gamesa quality procedures at all times
Coordinating and managing deliverables from Lead Engineers and Specialists involved in the various projects
Interdisciplinary communication between the other Engineering Managers in the projects, i.e. Rotor/Nacelle, Software & SCADA and Electrical Systems & Fabrication
Ensuring a proper hand-over of design to manufacturing and installation
Conducting time planning and coordination of engineering activities in the projects
Resourcing allocation within the support structure group in close cooperation with the line management
Managing technical interfaces within the support structure project and towards engineering sub-contractors
Proactively approaching knowledge sharing by reporting lessons learned back to the line organization in order to ensure continuous improvement of products and processes
Third party certification of relevant deliverables
What you need to make a difference
Passion for renewable energy and a sense for the importance to lead the change.
The ideal candidate for this role:
holds a B.Sc. or M.Sc degree in Structural, Mechanical or Offshore Engineering, preferably combined with +5 years of relevant experience from design or engineering management within the wind power industry
has experience from executing commercial scale offshore wind projects as e.g. Engineering Manager or Lead Engineer within loads or structural design
has experience with managing many different stakeholders and interfaces (internally as well as externally) and succeeding in delivering technically scoped projects
To be successful in this role, you as a person:
are positive, proactive, motivating and self-determined
take responsibility for your work
you possess strong coordination and collaboration skills
are able to work in an international environment and possess excellent English skills, both orally and in writing
love the fun and the challenge in the race of building some of the largest offshore wind farms in the world
In case you have acquired your skills in alternative ways your application is just as well appreciated.
In return of your commitment we offer you…
Become a part of our mission for sustainability: Clean energy for generations to come. We are a global team of diverse colleagues who share a passion for renewable energy and have a culture of trust and empowerment to make our own ideas a reality. We focus on personal and professional development to grow internally within our organization. Siemens Gamesa offers a wide variety of benefits such as flexible working hours as well as home-office possibility for many colleagues, employer-funded pension, attractive remuneration package (fixed/variable) and local benefits such as subsided lunch, employee discounts and much more
Our global team is on the front line of tackling the climate crisis, reducing carbon emissions – the greatest challenge we face.
If you have specific questions about the position, please contact the hiring managerStine Rasmussen via phone +45 30374554
Please apply in English via the apply button.
For more information about working in Denmark, please see this link:https://www.siemensgamesa.com/explore/journal/wind-engineers-in-denmark
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With a worldwide installed capacity of 89 GW, Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy has a presence in more than 90 countries and a team of 23,000 employees worldwide. Its end-to-end value chain presence encompasses onshore and offshores wind turbines design, manufacturing, installation as well as cutting-edge service solutions. The global headquarters and legal domicile of the company is located in Zamudio, Spain. The company is listed on the Spanish stock Exchange.