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for the post of Lead Controls Software Engineers

Lead Controls Software Engineers
5 - 7 Years
BS Degree in Mechanical , Control , Electrical Engineering, or similar

Role Summary:

The wind turbine controls software engineer works in a global environment and is dedicated to the development, improvement and quality assurance of wind turbine control software.
This role provides first-hand knowledge of wind turbines & wind turbine controls system design. It also provides exposure to remote fleet level management of thousands of installed wind turbines as well as the controls software development process.
Essential Responsibilities:
Primary responsibilities include requirement gathering, software development, build and testing/validation of robust software, standards and documentation for wind turbines.
The engineer also gets engaged in customer issue resolution.
Occasionally, the engineer might be called to support wind turbine prototype testing and/or field validation in addition to controls software development activities.

- Lead all phases of controls software development for wind turbine components or systems.
- Compile, develop and document requirements for wind turbine controls features and components.
- Analyze turbine fleet performance and identify opportunities to improve turbine availability, energy production and lifecycle costs.
- Own and manage software standards, architecture and lifecycle
- Derive controls strategy for optimal reliability, availability and protection.
- Contribute to product configuration management, sustaining and customer support.
- Maintain control of the safety aspects of the Wind Turbine as software and electrical components change.
- Contribute to Controls Design Practices to implement failure prevention.
- Occasionally travel to site to support product testing and validation.
- BS Degree in Mechanical , Control , Electrical Engineering, or similar field with Renewable Energy emphasis preferred.
- 7 years of experience in Agile control software development for machinery control & protection, preferably wind turbines.
- 5 years of experience of softwar edevelopment in Matlab Simulink.
- Demonstrated ability to succeed in an global software development team, with strong communication skills.
- Self-starter, who delivers results with minimal supervision.
Desired Characteristics:
- Agile software development certification
- Experience with IBM CLM tool suite
- Experience in modeling, controls, dynamics, testing, and design of wind turbines.
- Experience with GE Mark VIe controller or non-GE Wind monitoring, control and automation hardware and software.

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