Wind Resource and Energy Yield Engineer

Employer: Falck Renewables Group
Job location
London/Inverness/Scotland
Job term
Full time
Job closing date

We are a global player in the field of renewable energies, which develops, designs, builds and manages plants that generate clean energy. Moreover, we provide highly specialized energy management and downstream services to both energy producers and consumers and use our know-how to manage third-party assets from a technical and administrative perspective


We are looking for a Wind Resource and Energy Yield Engineer to support our growing portfolio of offshore wind projects.

 

Job Description:

Key Accountabilities

  • Leading on internal wind resource and energy yield processes, tool and procedures.  Feeding into the wider Offshore Engineering design process and documentation.

  • Supporting Business Development, M&A and joint venture activities, by reviewing appropriate 3rd party reports, scoping additional works where required, identifying risks, and making adjustments to production estimates for valuation purposes.

  • Shortlisting of suitable wind turbine models, along with other member of the Offshore Engineering team, to inform on layout design and optimisation.  Estimating project capacity and optimizing wind farm layouts.

  • Defining, designing and leading on appropriate meteorological measurement campaigns.

  • Supervising and coordinating works with technical contractors who are supporting our wind and site assessment activities in different markets.

  • Carrying out statistical analysis and processing/screening of wind data. Performing and/or supervising wind resource and energy yield analysis to support the growing offshore wind portfolio. 

  • Supporting the wind turbine and floater selection activities, including the revision of the technical/commercial documents related to the Turbine Supply Agreement and the Service and Maintenance Agreement, such as power curve warranties, power curve performance test and wind farm availability.

  • Providing relevant input into technical risk registers.

  • Representing the company externally on appropriate industry groups and at conferences.

  • Looking for innovative ways in which additional value can be added to the portfolio.

 

Required Education and Professional Experience

  • Bachelor’s degree in STEM+F (Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics)

  • 5+ year of professional experience with an offshore wind developer, technical consultancy, WTG OEM, or similar.

  • Experience in conducting pre-construction offshore wind resource and energy yield assessments with a strong understanding of all the main stages of such an assessment, including, wind flow and wake modelling, loss factors and uncertainty.

  • Experience with floating LiDAR and wind met mast measurement devices

 

Required Knowledge & Hard Skills

  • Knowledge of industry standards in regard to wind resource and offshore wind engineering.

  • Advanced skills with spreadsheets, charts, and presentations.  Coding skills are seen as advantageous.

  • Exceptional written communication and presentation skills with the ability to communicate complex technical subjects to a variety of audiences.

 

What do we expect from you?

We expect from you passion, commitment and, most of all, the desire to learn in each activity you’re tasked with. We always look for enablers of growth!

 

How to apply: https://falckrenewables.wd3.myworkdayjobs.com/External/job/London/Wind-Resource-and-Energy-Yield-Engineer_R0000621

Discover our business here: https://www.falckrenewables.com/en