Senior Engineer Rotor Blade

Location CN-Shanghai
Requisition ID
Business Area
Energy Systems
Posting Position Type
Time limited employee

Local Unit & Position Description

We are looking for an expert to join our team in delivering services to the renewable energy market in general and the wind industry in particular. The job will be based in Shanghai.


Main Responsibilities:

  • Assessment and certification of rotor blades
  • Analysis of rotor blades by static and dynamic load calculations
  • Assessment of rotor blade designs and design methodologies
  • Material evaluation and assessment of manufacturing processes
  • Laboratory evaluation and assessment of the rotor blade and sub-component test
  • Inspection activities for blade projects
  • Manage complex technical customer and R&D projects from inception through to completion
  • Develop new tools and services
  • Build relationships and manage interfaces with external clients

Position Qualifications


We are looking for a professional with an extensive wind industry experience as a rotor blade engineer. You successfully participated on development and rolled out new designs for rotor blades and successfully developed / implemented new production processes.

  • M.Sc. or a PhD in a relevant engineering field is required
  • Preferably Min. 5 years of experience as a Rotor Blade Specialist in the wind industry
  • Expertise in areas of:
    • rotor blade design,
    • design methodology,
    • structural analysis,
    • production,
    • full scale blade and component testing,
    • composite,
    • materials science
    • certification
  • Extensive experience in R&D
  • Specialist & project management experience
  • Fluent in English, further language skills (German) will be a plus
  • Proactive and self-assured
  • Flexibility and efficient working attitude
  • Team Player but with ability to work independently
  • You have a high degree of flexibility and willingness to travel (about 30 % of the working time) within Mainland China but as well other countries.

Company & Business Area Description

DNV is the independent expert in assurance and risk management, operating in more than 100 countries. Through our broad experience and deep expertise we advance safety and sustainable performance, set industry benchmarks, and inspire and invent solutions. 


We provide assurance to the entire energy value chain through our advisory, monitoring, verification, and certification services. As the world's leading resource of independent energy experts and technical advisors, we help industries and governments to navigate the many complex, interrelated transitions taking place globally and regionally, in the energy industry. We are committed to realizing the goals of the Paris Agreement, and support all stakeholders to transition faster to a deeply decarbonized energy system.

Equal Opportunity Statement

DNV is an Equal Opportunity Employer and gives consideration for employment to qualified applicants without regard to gender, religion, race, national or ethnic origin, cultural background, social group, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, age or political opinion. Diversity is fundamental to our culture and we invite you to be part of this diversity!

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