Lead Operability Engineer

GE Renewable Energy

  • Karnataka, India
Lead Operability Engineer
Job Posted : Jun 19th, 2021

Job Description

The role of the Lead Operability engineer includes control tuning for WT integration with the grid, meeting grid codes requirements on the different countries where LC products are sold, as well as tuning the controller for improved performance and loads optimization.

Roles and Responsibilities:-

  • Adopt new grid code integration algorithms developed by the Controls COE and tune them to meet local grid code requirements.
  • Define requirements for new controller strategies in order to meet specific grid codes requirements no fulfilled with existing strategies.
  • Support prototype and farm controller validation for grid integration, running simulations and/or co-simulations in Flex and/or Simpack to reproduce turbine behaviour during events like LVRT, MFRT, etc.
  • Support new Design Load Cases definition and integration into standard DLC set for proper grid assessment during NPI phase.
  • Support grid requirements from ITO/OTR.
  • Support new NPIs including grid code requirements and generic operability needs for proper turbine performance and loads optimization.

Qualifications And Experiences:-

  • Master’s degree from an accredited university in electrical engineering or Aerospace Engineering.
  • Knowledge of converting Grid codes to requirements.
  • Effective problem identification and solving ability.
  • Proven ability to work in a cross-functional and global environment.
  • Strong oral and written communication skills in English.
  • Strong interpersonal skills, leading and influencing skills and a positive energy.
  • Some years of aeroelastic simulation experience for Wind Turbines.


  • Karnataka, India.

Desired Characteristics:-

  • Experience in integrating electrical requirements into turbine controls and operability.
  • Good understanding of WT electrical system an components.
  • Wind turbine system design experience.
  • Excellent communication, interpersonal, and presentation skills, including ability to work across cultural boundaries in a global team.
  • Product or Project Management Experience.
  • Pro-active thinking & action to ensure quality.
  • Strong issue resolution skills and conflict management.

Company Overview:-

GE (NYSE:GE) rises to the challenge of building a world that works. For more than 125 years, GE has invented the future of industry, and today the company’s dedicated team, leading technology, and global reach and capabilities help the world work more efficiently, reliably, and safely. GE’s people are diverse and dedicated, operating with the highest level of integrity and focus to fulfill GE’s mission and deliver for its customers. www.ge.com