Engineering Manager, Wind

Country/Region:  SG
City:  Singapore
Business Unit:  SUNSEAP ENGINEERING PTE. LTD.

EDP Renewables is the main subsidiary of EDP Group), a global leader in the renewable energy sector and one of the world’s largest wind producers. With its headquarters in Singapore, EDP Renewables is the leading sustainable development hub for the Asia Pacific region with activities across nine different markets. Our activities are focused on the design, development, management, and operation of renewable energy sources, namely solar, wind, as well as new technologies such as storage.

 

EDP is a global energy group leading the Energy Transition, Innovation and Sustainability. Using the technology of the future, we create solutions highly focused on the needs of our people and our customers, never neglecting our role and contributions to society. To achieve our goals, we aim to attract diverse people with high potential through the professional opportunities we create.

 

Join us to be part of a renewable energy leader that reinvests in society through sustainable projects and social as well as cultural causes. You will have the opportunity to actively participate in our global transformation, by changing tomorrow now.

 

Summary:

Collaborate actively in the development of engineering designs in the different phases: pre-design, basic engineering design and executive project of the Wind and/ or PV Plants in coordination with local and corporate teams assuring the most optimized designs and the inclusion of all technical specifications in their most updated version to guarantee technical suitability and technical and economic efficiency. 

 

This role will also carry out various engineering tasks such as performing calculations to ensure the systems meet the global safety standards and collaborating with site teams to solve emerging issues.  

 

Engineering Management:

  • Overseeing the development of engineering designs across various stages of the project, ensuring technical feasibility, and adherence to technical standards.
  • Evaluating and justifying deviations from technical standards for the project's technical solvency and economic efficiency.
  • Initiating innovative engineering processes and encouraging continuous improvement.
  • Facilitating effective communication between local teams and corporate areas for best practices implementation.

 

Engineering Specialized Support:

  • Providing technical support for project specifications, ensuring compliance with standards and project-specific requirements.
  • Supporting tender processes and negotiations to achieve the best technical and economic conditions.

 

Studies Coordination: Coordinating and validating essential studies for integration into engineering projects to minimize construction-related risks.

 

Providers and Supplier Management: Establishing relationships with suppliers to incorporate efficient technical and economic options into engineering designs.

 

Common Standards: Ensuring the application of common standards and their adaptation to local regulations to maximize investment efficiency while maintaining technical integrity.

 

Company Policy and Legal Compliance: Implementing and enforcing policies related to occupational hazards, environmental compliance, and quality within the designated tasks.

 

EDPR Interests Representation: Representing the company in dealings with public and private institutions to advocate for the company's interests.

 

Requirements

 

  • Degree in Electrical Engineering is required 

  • At least 8 years’ experience in planning, engineering and design of projects for wind farms and/or BESS, substations and high voltage lines. 

  • Experience in the permitting process of the above works is desirable. 

  • Experience in managing and supervising of engineering projects 

  • Experience in coordination and planning in engineering teams and external engineering companies 

  • Renewable Energy and/or Power utility experience is preferred 

 

Knowledge

  • Knowledge of power transmission systems, medium and high voltage substation electrical equipment, underground distribution systems, dynamics and stability modeling of Power Pools, the Interconnection  

  • Ability to converse and communicate in English language. 

  • Knowledge of Power System software is an advantage 

  • Substation Commissioning and test experience is an advantage 

  • User level of office software. 

  • Value alignment: proactiveness and problem solving skills, collaboration, innovation and with a spirit of excellence. 

 

When you join EDPR APAC, you will have access to: 

  • Professional experience in a leading global company in the renewables industry with flexible work conditions 

  • Recognition through remuneration compatible with the role and other additional benefits 

  • Opportunities for personal and professional development, e.g. cross-cutting projects, mobilities and volunteering 

 

About EDP Group: 

As a socially responsible company, we incorporate our values and practices with the principles of Diversity and Inclusion. To achieve all our objectives, we intend to attract, develop and retain different profiles, assuming diversity as a key factor and differentiator of fundamental innovation in our organization. We welcome and value all people, and we are committed to the inclusion and sense of belonging of each person who is part of the EDP Group. 

 

What makes us proud as an employer: 

  • TOP Employer APAC, Singapore 2024 certification 
  • TOP Employer Europe 2024 certification 
  • Bloomberg Gender Equality Index 2021 
  • Top Workplaces US 2021 
  • Certification in Conciliation (Excellence) by the Más Familia Foundation 


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