Job: Structural Engineer / Offshore Support Structures

Please send your CV and motivation letter to moc.y1544996095grene1544996095b2@of1544996095ni1544996095 with the “job title” as subject.

You will be part of the structural engineering team with focus on the design and optimization of support structures for our wind turbines.

Tasks and responsibilities

  • Concept and design of wind turbine offshore support structures (fixed structures and floating structures) according to DNVGL-Standards and Eurocode 3 series
  • Concept and design of offshore specific foundations (incl. piles and grouted joints)
  • Detailed analysis and verification of structural integrity (strength, stability, fatigue)
  • Preparation of analysis reports and component specifications
  • Support of the component certification processes
  • Technical communication with suppliers and 3rd party engineering services
  • Active cooperation with the 2-B Energy departments (CAD, Turbine Loads, Sourcing)


  • Bachelor or Master Degree in Engineering (civil, mechanical, renewables or other related fields)

Working experience

  • Previous experience in structural/mechanical engineering with focus on offshore structures (ideally 3 years +)
  • Sound know-how in FE tools and capability to assess FEA results
  • Deep knowledge in design of steel structures and welded/bolted joints including strength, stability and fatigue calculation
  • Experience in application of DNVGL standards and Eurocode 3 series
  • Good knowledge in design of offshore specific structures including load application, foundation variants and soil-interaction
  • Knowledge in wind turbine technology, materials and production processes (welded and casted parts) and basic offshore logistics

Personal skills

  • Structured task organisation and high communication skills
  • Ability to work within an international, multi-disciplinary team
  • Strong sense of responsibility
  • Self-starter and pro-active attitude
  • Good skills in documentation and reporting (design reports and specifications)

Software skills

  • Microsoft Office
  • FEA software (Ansys or similar)
  • CAD software (Solid Works or similar)

Language skills

  • English (fluently written and spoken)
  • Preferably Dutch and/or German