Blade Design Aerodynamics Engineer #NP/CJS
Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy, Inc. is seeking a Blade Design Aerodynamics Engineer (Boulder, CO) to directly contribute to development of new products & new blade technologies. Design external shape of new wind turbine blades with add-on technologies for SGRE. No direct reports. Must possess Bachelor or foreign equivalent in Aerospace Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Wind Energy Engineering or related field, & 2 years experience in aerodynamic design, modelling, & analysis of wind turbine airfoils & blades equipped with performance-enhancing add-ons, including vortex generators, flaps, & spoilers. Must have 2 years experience in blade element momentum theory simulations with add-ons; CAD automation using NX-Open; meshing using ICEM-CFD and ANSYS Meshing for external flow simulations; computational aerodynamic simulations for airfoils & rotating bodies; wind tunnel validation of airfoils with add-ons; & using programming languages MATLAB & Python. Up to 10% international travel required. Part-time local telecommuting permitted.
Must have legal right to work in US.