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Senior Aero Blade Designer

  • Job type: Permanent
  • Job reference: : BBBH130057
  • Location: Netherlands, Hengelo
  • Sector: Technology, Senior Appointment, Renewables
  • Salary: €61000 - €101000 per annum
  • Date posted: 15/11/2018

Our client one of the world leaders in the design, development and manufacture of wind turbines are offering an incredible opportunity for a Senior Aero Design Engineer paying a competitive salary of £61,000 - £101,000 per annum as well as an amazing benefits package with a structured career progression. This is an exciting opportunity for a target driven individual to come on board and join a team of highly skilled engineering professionals.


Senior Aero Design Engineer duties and responsibilities:

  • Acts as lead engineer Aero & Loads in NPD, Technology and/or Product Support Projects.
  • Supports DM in technical guidance of engineers and is capable to decide about content topics on behalf of the DM.
  • Makes design decisions by monitoring the design results and process conducted by the team.
  • Coordinates issues during the introduction of new technologies and support the DM in fundamental and applied research to improve or generate new technologies.
  • Responsible for the quality of the content delivered by the team members and pro-actively takes action to resolve technical risks, operational problems and minimize delays

Senior Aero Design Engineer desired Background:

  • At least 7 years of relevant working experience in international environment
  • Knowledge of wind turbine blade loads (specific) and wind turbine loads (general)
  • Knowledge of wind turbine blade control strategies
  • Knowledge of wind turbine blade structural design and dynamic behaviour
  • Knowledge of wind turbine blade aerodynamic design concepts and trade-offs (regarding performance, costs, manufacturability and reliability)
  • Knowledge of wind turbine noise generating mechanisms and prediction methods thereof
  • Knowledge of Aerodynamic and aeroacoustic add-ons

Senior Aero Design Engineer must have experience with:

  • Aero foil design for wind turbine blades
  • Wind tunnel testing of aerofoils
  • Setting up aerodynamic modelling data for blade simulation purposes
  • Simulating wind turbine blade aerodynamic models in aero-elastic wind turbine simulation software
  • CFD, on aero foil and 3D rotating wind turbine blade level
  • Setting up, executing and post-processing of wind turbine loads simulations
  • Using CAD software to create 3D surface models

If this sounds like something you are particularly interested in, please apply with an updated version of your CV to oliver.boorn@spencer-ogden.com or feel free to give me a call on +442072689254.

For more information about this role please contact our London office