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General Electric Senior Engineer - Onshore Wind Controls in Barcelona, Spain

Job Description Summary

GE Renewable Energy is helping change the world and has a focused portfolio of onshore wind products and services to meet the need for cleaner power—today and tomorrow.

At GE Renewable Energy, our engineers are always up for the challenge - and are always driven to find the best solution. Surrounded by committed colleagues, if you can dare to bring your ingenuity and desire to make your mark, you’ll be exposed to game-changing, diverse projects that truly allow you to play your part in the green energy transition.

We are fully committed to full gender equality and diversity inclusion, aiming for the best professionals in an equal employment opportunity environment

We are looking for Senior Engineers to join Controls & Operability team at multiple GE locations.

This is a generic posting looking for professionals with deep expertise in broader fields. Ultimate role and responsibilities will be defined together with applicants during the recruitment process based on best fit

We are offering relocation and immigration support including immigration services to secure a local hire work permit. We strive to support work-life balance with different flexibility options. We might also consider eligibility to fully remote position.

Job Description

Role & Responsibilities

The Controls & Operability team within the GE Onshore Wind business designs the controls systems for all GE onshore wind turbines. We are continuously looking for experts and senior technologists across the globe with background in control systems and SW engineering to help us advance the state-of-the-art of modern wind turbine control systems.

In this role you will be part of the team that handles that handles the full lifecycle of wind turbine controls engineering – from development of new technologies, to the design and implementation on the actual product, prototype and field testing, and field issue and customer resolution.


  • Bachelor's Degree in Engineering or closely related field.

  • Minimum of 10 years’ experience in Engineering or closely related field.

  • Significant Expertise in at least one of the following fields:

  • Wind Turbine Controls Algorithms and Loads Management

  • PLC Platforms and Communication Protocols

  • SW Operations, Release Management, and DevOps

  • Sensor Engineering

  • Controls Systems Integration

  • Model-Based Design & Auto-coding

Desired Characteristics

  • Advanced degree (MSc, PhD) with a focus on controls, wind energy, or system dynamics

  • Wind Industry Experience is a strong plus

  • Excellent written and verbal communication included demonstrated ability to simplify complex topics and communicate to non-experts

  • Track record of creating, improving, and maintaining design processes to improve quality.

  • Demonstrated project management experience and skills

  • Experience with Systems Engineering techniques and requirements flow-down

Additional Information

Relocation Assistance Provided: Yes