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ABOUT THE NORDEX GROUP

The manufacture of wind energy plants in the on-shore segment has been our core competence and passion for around 35 years. With more than 37 GW installed capacity worldwide, our turbines supply sustainable energy to more than 80% of the global energy market and we are one of the largest companies in the wind industry. National subsidiaries in more than 30 markets and production facilities in Germany, Spain, Brazil, the USA, Mexico and India offer our more than 8,500 employees the opportunity for international and intercultural cooperation.


We are growing and together driving forward the expansion of alternative energies worldwide - if you wish, from now on with you. Join the #TeamNordex

Grid Connection Simulation Engineer (m/f/d)

REQUISITION ID:  2542
LOCATION: 

Hamburg, DE Rostock, DE

DEPARTMENT:  Engineering

Your Tasks:

 

  • Representing the transient and steady state electrical characteristics of the Nordex product portfolio within power system studies.
  • Development and optimization of electrical simulation models in various simulation tools such as PSCAD, DigSilent PF, Matlab/Simulink and Siemens PSS/E.
  • Parametrisation and maintaining simulation models over the whole product life cycle.
  • Perform various kinds of simulation studies on Wind Power Plants such as Stability studies and Harmonic studies and present this in reports.
  • Optimise the Grid Code Compliance within electrical studies.
  • Benchmarking and validation of the developed simulation models.
  • Investigate and analyse wind turbine functions/features in relation to the connected grid systems.
  • Feeding back experience to the product development based on practical Grid Code Compliance know how due to grid integration studies.
  • Optimise model development and electrical study processes by automatization.
  • Model testing and quality assurance.

 

Your Profile:

 

  • M.Sc. in Electrical Engineering/Power Systems or B.Sc. in Electrical Engineering/Power Systems or similar.
  • Experience with EMT and RMS modelling and simulation in at least one simulation software like PSCAD,PSS/E, DigSIlent Powerfactory.
  • Programming experience in Python, Fortran or C/C++.
  • Experience with Grid Code requirements.
  • You have self-responsible, structured, customer and solution-oriented working mind set.
  • Intercultural understanding, and you thrive strive on working collaboratively with teams across functions and geographies.
  • Fluent English spoken and written. Spanish and/or German is a plus.
  • Good communication skills.
  • You are proactive, assertive and a team player.

 

Posting date: 20.12.2021, Starting date: 01.02.2022, Job grade: Specialist II-III, Working time: full-time, Contract type: permanent

 

Nordex adheres to a policy of equal employment opportunity. All employment decisions are made without regard to religion, age, sex, color, national origin, handicap, or other protected class and in full compliance with all federal and state laws.