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Lead Support Structures Engineer

Requisition ID:  27103
Location(s): 

Seoul, Seoul-teukpyolsi, KR

Work experience:  Professional
Type of position:  Full-Time

Vestas Factory

Power Solutions> Technical Sales Solutions APAC> Technical Management Offshore

 

The Technical Sales Management department is the regional arm of our global Technical Sales Organisation, which links our Business Unit and our customer needs towards the central Power Solutions Team, responsible for the global Product Development in Vestas. This role within Technical Sales Management is a highly diversified role that requires solid technical skills as well as a skilled commercial mindset. You will work with our commercial Sales , our customers as well as central engineering functions which requires skilled communication and interfacing skills to improve offshore growth in Asia Pacific by ensuring the best possible technical solution for our customers. 

 

Responsibilities

Together with the core technical sales team your main responsibilities as Support Structures Engineer  will be to ensure support the technical interface between the customer, project Foundation Designer and the Vestas Sales team. You will need to ensure timely and correct responses to customer enquiries, prepare clarifications and deviations to tenders, and guide technical negotiations relevant to the tower/foundation interface. Responsibilities include:

  • Responsible for offshore foundation conceptual design and optimization
  • Responsible for support structure optimization design taking into account WTG, tower, foundation and soil / structure interaction.
  • Responsible for technical support for tender sales phase, fabrication, installation and operations through stakeholder involvement relating with support structure
  • Responsible for performing turbine related evaluation for construction and service improvement initiatives
  • Responsible for technical review of external stakeholders documents in generic and site specific design

 

Qualifications

  • Masters in Engineering (Mechanical/Civil/Structural or similar) combined with commercial insight/interest
  • Experience in engaging technical scoping and clarifications, developing technical value propositions and handling technical risk, ideally of heavy machinery, power plant equipment or similar
  • Previous experience in structural design of offshore infrastructure, within wind energy sector preferred
  • Fluency in business English both spoken and written would be essential
  • Ability to work collaboratively with other sales team colleagues, internal and external stakeholders to ensure that projects milestones are met

 

Competencies

  • Solid communication skills and prior experience interacting with a variety of technical and commercial stakeholders
  • Organised and collaborative with proven experience working in innovative and high-pressure tendering environments
  • Results-oriented, with the ability to be innovative and creative in building a technical value proposition and seeking out value optimisation opportunities
  • High level of customer focus, with a holistic understanding of how technical solutions impact a business case commercially and contractually
  • Professional presentation skills with ability to present to senior management

 

What We Offer

As a Lead Support Structures Engineer at Vestas, you will be in the heart of the action of the wind industry. Despite being the largest presence in the industry; Vestas is still very flexible and agile, giving you the freedom to act creatively in a truly global environment, within a highly diverse team. People with experience working in Technical Sales are highly valued across multiple functions in Vestas. 

 

Additional Information
We do amend or withdraw our jobs and reserve the right to do so at any time, including prior to the advertised closing date. Please be advised to apply on or before the 28th  of Jun, 2022.


About Vestas
Vestas is the energy industry’s global partner on sustainable energy solutions. We are specialised in designing, manufacturing, installing, and servicing wind turbines, both onshore and offshore. 
Across the globe, we have installed more wind power than anyone else. We consider ourselves pioneers within the industry, as we continuously aim to design new solutions and technologies to create a more sustainable future for all of us. With more than 145 GW of wind power installed worldwide and 40+ years of experience in wind energy, we have an unmatched track record demonstrating our expertise within the field. 
With 29,000 employees globally, we are a diverse team united by a common goal: to power the solution – today, tomorrow, and far into the 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. We also aim to give everyone equal access to opportunity. 
To learn more about our company and life at Vestas, we invite you to visit our website at www.vestas.com and follow us on our social media channels. We also encourage you to join our Talent Universe to receive notifications on new and relevant postings.