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Lead Structural & FEA Engineer


Lead Structural & FEA Engineer
PT, Porto | Professional | Full-Time
| ID: 9713

Are you the talented structural engineer that has solid experience in design of steel structures, good FEA skills and an interest in technical project management? Then we've got the opportunity for you!

Design Centre Porto

Tower Engineering in in charge of maintaining and developing the complete Vestas tower program. The tasks range from structural engineering over highly specialized FEM calculations, requirements specifications, DFMEA, test planning and execution to risk assessments and compilation of certification documentation.

Responsibilities

As a Lead FEA & Structural Engineer your primary responsibility will be:

  • Plan the scope and resources for the projects in collaboration with project manager and other stakeholders
  • Prioritize the technical team’s tasks based on the calculated impact to project targets
  • Identify and mitigate technical risks within the project scope
  • Secure technical choices to secure progress in the projects and lead technical reviews
  • Manage and align project opportunities with stakeholders
  • Deliver tower structural calculations/ FEA and assist in developing/optimize designs and processes
  • Deliver the technical solution within quality, time and cost targets of the project
  • Provide feedback and challenge design solutions to interfacing systems in order to optimize product design

Qualifications

  • Bachelor or Master's degree in Structural, Mechanical or Civil Engineering
  • Minimum Professional experience: 5 years
  • Experience in the design of steel structures, for example dynamically loaded structures
  • Experience with design of towers for wind turbines or other mast/chimney structures
  • Technical leadership & Project management skills (technical project management)
  • Experience in structural assessments using FEA

Competencies

  • Bachelor or Master's degree in Structural, Mechanical or Civil Engineering
  • Minimum Professional experience: 5 years
  • Experience in the design of steel structures, for example dynamically loaded structures
  • Experience with design of towers for wind turbines or other mast/chimney structures
  • Technical leadership & Project management skills (technical project management)
  • Experience in structural assessments using FEA

About Vestas

Vestas is the energy industry’s global partner on sustainable energy solutions. We design, manufacture, install, and service wind turbines across the globe, and with more than 113 GW of wind turbines in 81 countries, we have installed more wind power than anyone else.

Through our industry-leading smart data capabilities and unparalleled more than 96 GW of wind turbines under service, we use data to interpret, forecast, and exploit wind resources and deliver best-in-class wind power solutions.

Together with our customers, Vestas’ more than 25.000 employees are bringing the world sustainable energy solutions to power a bright future.

Vestas promotes a diverse workforce which embraces all social identities and is free of any discrimination. We commit to create and sustain an environment that acknowledges and harvests different experiences, skills and perspectives, and gives everyone equal access to opportunity.

We invite you to learn more about Vestas by visiting our website at www.vestas.com and following us on our social media channels.

Lead Structural & FEA Engineer

Porto
Full Time Work

Published on 3 Aug 2020