Company: Leap29
Skills: Structural Engineering
Experience: 5 + Years
Education: Masters Degree
Employment Type: Full Time Contractor
Salary: Competitive
Location: Rotterdam, South Holland, Netherlands
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Role: Wind Foundation Engineer
Duration: 6 months renewable contract
Location: Rotterdam, Netherlands
Start date: ASAP


The Wind Foundation Engineer is involved in various engineering projects such as but not limited to:
· Generating concept, basic and detail design for the primary steel of various wind turbine foundations such as jackets, tripods, gravity base foundations & monopiles (MP);
· Designing transition pieces (TP) for the various wind turbine foundation types;
· Performing the necessary design analyses and studies with accompanying reports;
· Able to perform independently complex global analyses for load-out-, transport-, lift-, on-bottom stability-, in-place-, fatigue-, natural frequency-, WTG load iteration-, foundation (pile)-, dynamic-, push over/redundancy- and vessel impact conditions as well as the detailed verifications of welds, grout connections, wave slamming, vortex induced vibrations etc. of the substructures;
· Writing Design Basis, Design Briefs and Specifications as well as liaise with our Clients and Certifying Authorities;
· Skilled in serial design processes and are strong in programming routines;
· Good understanding of the design process of the dynamically loaded substructure for a wind turbine generator.


· Bachelors or Master's Degree in Mechanical/Civil Engineering;
· 5+ years' experience in structural discipline and relevant market;
· 3+ years' experience in this or similar position;
· Structures engineering experience: Substructures for the Offshore Wind market;
· Proficient in performing analyses & calculations required for the WTG load iterations and the In-place analysis (ULS, FLS, SLS, ALS);
· Proficient user of SACS and Ansys and familiar / advanced user of Femap/Usfos/Grlweap;
· Knowledge of turbine modelling software like Bladed is an advantage.

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