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Vilnius, Full-time

We are seeking for a skilled and experienced Offshore Submarine Cables Engineer (Electrical) specializing in submarine export and inter-array cables for offshore wind farm development. As part of our dynamic team, you will play a crucial role in the design, installation, and maintenance of electrical systems related to submarine cables, ensuring the efficient and reliable transmission of power generated by offshore wind farms to the onshore grid. This is a challenging and rewarding position that requires expertise in electrical engineering, project management, and offshore renewable energy. 

About the role

As a Export Cables Engineer Offshore you'll:
  • Provide technical electrical engineering inputs for a range of feasibility, concept, and techno-commercial study projects related to submarine export cables. Collaborate with wind turbine engineers, offshore and onshore substation electrical engineers and with procurement and engineering teams to evaluate suppliers
  • Perform technical analysis to define the inter-array and export cable design, jointing and termination design, adhering to relevant standards, legislation, ethics, and industry best practices. Develop specifications and technical documentation for contractors, ensuring alignment with project policies, regulatory requirements, and environmental considerations
  • Develop risk management plans, propose, and implement mitigation measures to ensure project success and oversee testing and accurate documentation
  • Provide technical support to technical and cross-functional departments throughout the project lifecycle. Participate in Interface meetings and collaborate with relevant teams to resolve technical issues and ensure the successful completion of the project
  • Take charge of delivering technical designs on time and ensuring high-quality output and compliance with technical standards
  • Adhere to project-specific requirements and interface agreements, ensuring seamless coordination with stakeholders
  • In conjunction with the relevant teams, review and revise the contractor’s documentation
  • Contribute to tender processes and evaluate documentation to ensure adherence to relevant requirement’s.

About you

You'll thrive as a Export Cables Engineer Offshore if You:
  • Have Bachelor's or Master's degree in electrical engineering, or a relevant field
  • Have a minimum of 5 years of experience with high voltage HVAC export cables, array cables, and accessories for offshore wind farm projects
  • Possess the skills of a good project engineer, including technical proficiency, integrity, effective communication, adaptability, teamwork, and strong decision-making abilities
  • Have proven experience in high voltage export cables and array cables, covering cable supply including engineering/design, cable manufacturing, termination, jointing and testing for both offshore and onshore installations, including landfall/termination joint bay, adhering to relevant industry standards and international regulations
  • Have experience in conducting feasibility studies and route surveys to determine optimal installation locations for submarine export cables and in managing technical interfaces and coordinating project engineering works, facilitating seamless collaboration between different engineering disciplines and stakeholders
  • Are proficient in performing electrical calculations, simulations, and load flow analysis to assess cable performance and capacity
  • Are familiar with risk assessment and mitigation strategies related to submarine export cable projects and with relevant industry standards, regulations, and grid code requirements to ensure compliance with electrical engineering practices and safety regulations
  • Are proficient in technical documentation, specifications development, and system studies and able to work within approved budgets and under deadline pressure, ensuring efficient project execution while meeting financial constraints
  • Have English language proficiency in both verbal and written communication.  
As part of our team You:
  • Will become a part of a team with years of experience in one of the largest energy group of companies in the Baltic region
  • Will be able to contribute your knowledge and experience towards creating unique energy projects of national importance
  • Will have broad opportunities to develop and grow professionally, you will learn from the experts in your field
  • Will not only be able to observe how innovations come to life, but also initiate changes yourself by contributing your knowledge and experience towards creating an Energy Smart world
  • Will receive benefits package (possibility of remote work, flexible work time, etc.).

As we pursue our strategic goals to increase gender balance in Ignitis Group, we are indicating “f/m/d” next to job titles, meaning we welcome candidates of all genders – female, male or diverse.

Ignitis Group received an international Top Employer 2024 Lithuania certificate. The certificate is awarded to companies for excellent people practices as well as ensuring good conditions for work and growth.

Ignitis Group ensures equal opportunities. We welcome all applicants and do not discriminate against race, religion, gender, sexual orientation or gender identity, age, disability or other personal traits unrelated to work obligations.

About us

Ignitis Group is the largest listed company and an energy leader in the Baltic region. Group companies produce, supply and distribute energy as well as provide all services required to make the world energy smart.

Ignitis Renewables is an international green energy company operating in the three Baltic states and Poland. The company is responsible for development of offshore and onshore wind farms, solar energy, biomass and waste-to-energy projects. By developing new projects, the company implements the strategic goal of Ignitis Group to reach 4 GW of installed green generation capacity by 2030.

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  • location iconVilnius
  • Briefcase iconFull-time
  • Calendar icon02 May 2024
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