Senior Wind Turbine Engineer (m/f/d)

  • BayWa r.e.
  • Engineer
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At BayWa r.e. we r.e.think energy - how it is produced, stored and can be best used to enable the global renewable energy transition that is essential to the future of our planet. Based in 30 countries, BayWa r.e. is a leading global renewable energy developer, service provider, distributor and energy solutions provider. Operating throughout Europe, the Americas and Asia-Pacific, we are strategically investing in emerging markets around the world, actively shaping the future of energy and taking a stand against climate change. Embracing equity and diversity, we are committed to creating inclusive environments where everyone can reach their full potential. Every day, we are working hard to find new solutions, push technological boundaries and redefine service standards to make renewable energy even better.

About the role

Due to our dynamic growth, we are currently looking for a Senior Wind Turbine Engineer (m/f/d) to join an established and experienced global Wind Turbine Procurement Team.

The position is located in one of our office locations in Europe but working remotely would be an option for a suitable candidate with a demonstrable track record.

What You Will Do

  • You will oversee the technical development of wind turbine technology, including identifying and evaluating new turbine models and technologies.
  • You will provide guidance to our local teams during site assessment, selection of turbine type, contract negotiations with suppliers (technical scope) and construction.
  • You will advise on technical elements of turbine supply agreements including warranties and operation and maintenance arrangements.
  • You will accompany the technical wind turbine related aspects during the handover of our projects to investor or to our internal IPP division.
  • You will maintain relationships with key technology suppliers, ensuring technical performance requirements are met.
  • You will lead the pre-qualification of new suppliers.
  • You will represent the company in technical forums and engage with key stakeholders, including industry associations, government agencies, and academic institutions.
  • You will be responsible for the continuous performance assessment of wind turbines, working closely with the technical specialists in our local teams.
  • You will oversee the further development of technical specifications and standards of our wind turbines suppliers.
  • You will monitor and analyze industry trends and new technologies.
  • You will lead the development of lessons learned and best practices for wind turbine technology, sharing knowledge and expertise with the local teams within the organization.

Your Profile

  • A degree in engineering. A master’s degree in mechanical, aeronautical, or renewable engineering or a related field is preferred.
  •  A minimum of 10 years of experience in wind turbine technology, with experience in the development and delivery of wind energy projects.
  • Proven track record of working in a matrix organization
  • Experience in wind turbine performance analysis and layout optimization.
  • Strong knowledge of wind turbine technology and the wind energy industry, including industry standards and regulations.
  • GWO training and experience in climbing wind turbines will be considered favorably.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to communicate complex technical information to non-technical stakeholders.
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team and to manage multiple projects simultaneously.
  • Willingness to travel domestically and internationally as required.

What We Offer You

  • Mobile working  
  • Flexible working hours  
  • Modern office atmosphere  
  • Company restaurant / Barista bar (only at our headquarters in Munich)
  • Discounted Conditions Fitness  
  • Discounted Online Shopping  
  • Smartphone, also for private use 
  • JobRad



We look forward to your application! 

Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion matter to us  
At BayWa r.e. we cherish the diversity of our people and are dedicated to providing an inclusive environment of mutual respect. We aim to create equal opportunities for all applicants and colleagues.     
We welcome everyone and do not discriminate based on origin, religion, social, cultural, or ethnic background, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, non-disqualifying physical or mental disability, national origin, pregnancy, veteran status, or any other basis covered by appropriate law.

If you have any questions about the job offer, please get in contact with us.

  • Yasmine Haroun
  • Talent Acquisition Specialist
  • +49 89 383 932 7034
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