Education Required: Bachelors of Science, or equivalent degree in mechanical engineering, structural engineering, naval architecture, ocean engineering or equivalent. Master of Science would be an advantage.
Position start: ASAP
About Principle Power
Principle Power is a leading global technology and services provider for the floating offshore wind energy market. The WindFloat®, the company’s globally and proven floating platform technology, enables offshore wind turbines to be sited in any water depth or seabed condition, unlocking offshore wind potential worldwide and allowing projects to harvest the best wind resources. Principle Power acts as a trusted partner to developers, independent power producers, utilities, and EPCs, supporting its customers throughout the entire lifecycle of their projects. With 105 MW of cumulative capacity in operation or under advanced development and a multi-GW commercial pipeline globally, Principle Power is the market leader in floating offshore wind technology.
Working within the Marine Systems Engineering Group this position’s main responsibility is to lead the outfitting design of the WindFloat®; by analyzing client requirements and environmental constraints, integrating and defining the main systems used on the platform and ensuring the consistency between all the systems.
The chosen candidate will work alongside a team of inter-disciplinary engineers and modelers / drafters and will be expected to provide technical and project leadership within their scope of responsibility.
The main activities will focus on structural and equipment layouts, general arrangements, piping design, instrumentation integration, and safety systems engineering considering regulations and risk management. Work may be at any stage of the project lifecycle, from conceptual design through fabrication support.
Successful candidates tend to have significant offshore or marine engineering experience as well as multi-disciplinary or field experience.
Principle Power currently operates a hybrid work schedule with 3 days per week to be spent in one of Principle Power’s offices. Offices are presently located in Aix-en-Provence, France; Lisbon, Portugal; Emeryville, California, USA; and Houston, Texas, USA.
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