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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.

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Senior Engineer (m/f/d) Windfarm Control Development


Hamburg, DE Rostock, DE Sarriguren, ES

DEPARTMENT:  Engineering



  • Functional definition of wind farm control requirements.
  • Software development of the Nordex Acciona wind farm controller.
  • Software validation in the laboratory and also on field (remotely).
  • Control performance optimization.
  • Lead complex developments.
  • Internal support to the team members.
  • Communication interfaces development and optimization.
  • Close cooperation with stakeholders (Control and Grid code team, laboratory test team)
  • 3rd level support for the Nordex Acciona wind farm fleet.




  • degree in Control, Electrical, Telecommunications Engineering.
  • Deep knowledge in PLC programming with IEC61131-3 and Matlab/Simulink.
  • Deep knowledge in PLC architectures.
  • Deep knowledge in abstract thinking.
  • Good experience in control algorithms and network technology.
  • Good experience in industrial communication protocols like Profinet, Modbus TCP/RTU, IEC60870-5-101/104, DNP3, OPC_UA, Bluecom.
  • Good experience on Renewable Power Plant & Grid Codes.
  • Software programming skills in IEC 61131-3(ST), Matlab/Simulink
  • Desirable experience in IEC61400-25 Namespace.
  • Desirable experience with Embedded Coding Generation and RT systems for Control Applications
  • Desirable experience with hybrid generation plants (BESS, PV, H2)

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