Your key responsibilities will include:
•Being an active team member in the development of a feasible and robust wave energy converter.
•Project management and test scheduling to meet critical deadlines
•Taking responsibility for mechanical component and system design
•Using Solidworks to create 3D models, drawings and simulations
•Prototype design and construction
•Conducting wave tank tests and processing results
•Planning and conducting sea tests accordance with international guidelines.
•Degree in an Engineering discipline
•5+ years’ experience in an R&D environment
•Able to lead and encourage a team of engineers
•Strong problem solving skills and the ability to communicate your ideas to your co-workers
•Proficient using Solidworks or a similar CAD package
•Must be fluent in English, both in written and verbal
•An interest in renewable energy
•Experience leading fast paced R&D projects to tight time schedules
•Experience in marine renewable energy device development
•Experience in simulation analysis such as FEA or CFD
•Proficient user of numerical modelling software such as ProtusDS, WEC Sim, Nemoh etc.
•Experience of data processing and mathematical modelling using Matlab