Electrical system engineer (electrodes specialist)

Project details

Design of electrical system of subsea power cable for Offshore Wind Industry  

Role Definition

OVERALL PURPOSE OF ROLE:

To take care of submarine cable systems design and engineering at both tender and contract stage. This includes the definition of technical solutions, in compliance with Customer requirements and with environment/ambient constraints and their optimization from both competiveness and feasibility point of view. Activities involve the production of technical documentation for Customer and specifications for internal or sub-contractor’s use.

KEY DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES

TASKS – Tender stage

Define a competitive technical solution for electrodes application

Prepare Design reports including Electrical, Thermal, Mechanical and Corrosion verifications 

Definition and sizing of different electrode configurations

Prepare Environmental impact assessment of the electrode system

 

TASKS – Execution stage

Update design reports based on as-built conditions

Contribute to identification of Root Cause Analysis in case of Non-Conformities or faults

 

KNOWLEDGE / SKILLS

Current Cables technologies for DC systems (lapped/extruded, HV/MV)

DC system topologies and relevant grid integration aspects

Knowledge on corrosion effects specific for the Electrodes system 

Advanced calculation skills (Finite Element)

Qualification

3- 5 years’ experience in DC Mass Impregnated submarine cable would be a plus. 

Knowledge and experience in design and engineering of cables and systems (submarine is preferred) and basic knowledge of the cable installation process.

Understanding and of use of design calculation methods (electrical/thermal/mechanical, analytic and finite elements) and computer solutions and ability to develop and improve these through mathematics and computer programming

Detailed understanding of relevant national and international standards

Ability to combine technical knowledge with communications and liaisons skills, both internally and with Customers representatives (both technical and commercial)

Availability to business travels

Location: working from “HOME OFFICE” is possible. 

Conditions

Main base is Milan but smart working from Home in Europe is possible.

  • Start as soon as possible
  • Duration: long term
  • Location: Milan (Italie) but remote job is possible as well
  • Country: Italie
  • Seniority level: Lead Engineer
  • Field of activity: Offshore Renewable Energy

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