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Offshore Wind SCADA Engineer w/m/d


Essen, NW, DE, 45141 Copenhagen, 84, DK, 1061 Hamburg, HH, DE, 20354 Hannover, NI, DE, 30163 Madrid, M, ES, 28022 Warszawa, Masovian, PL, 00-838 Malmö, Skåne, SE, 21146 Paris, 75, FR, 92110 

RWE Renewables GmbH, Essen, Hamburg, Hannover, Madrid, Malmö, Paris, Warszawa, Copenhagen

To start on  or To start as soon as possible, Full time, Permanent


Functional area: Engineering 

Remuneration: Außertarif

Join the RWE renewables team as a Wind SCADA & Communications Engineer supporting Offshore Wind Energy projects in Europe and APAC and help us shape the future of renewable energy.


Your future plans

  • Ensure the delivery of the HV/Substation and WTG SCADA Systems of our Offshore Windfarms during Development and Construction and the operation in their subsequent Operational phases
  • Define and develop Technical Specifications
  • Review designs made by Contractors and Suppliers
  • Design System Interfaces
  • Supervise Contractors Quality and Acceptance Tests and ensure that they are performed to specification and documented (FAT and SAT)
  • Supervise Supplier Commissioning Activities and review their results
  • Support our operations team on troubleshooting and maintaining the associated systems
  • Actively participate in and progress projects focusing on SCADA, targeting the optimisation of the Monitoring and Control capabilities and data availability
  • Be an active member of an international team in which knowledge, experience, successes and lessons learnt are continuously shared
  • Enable good working relationship and knowledge exchange with other teams within the renewables business


Your profile

  • University Degree or equivalent in a relevant technical or engineering discipline
  • Experience in HV/Substation and WTG SCADA used in Offshore Wind and their infrastructure
  • Experience in control systems, automation, SCADA, PLC's, RTU's and IED's
  • Experience in Industrial Communication Protocols (especially OPC-family, Modbus, IEC-104 and MMS) and their network specific behaviours
  • Willingness to learn about the Communication Systems commonly used in Offshore Windfarms: Tetra, VHF, 4G, IP Telephony… Previous knowledge or experience is a plus
  • Knowledge in SQL-Server Query and Virtualization Platforms like VMware is a plus
  • Knoledge or experience in Cyber Security requirements for Critical Infrastructures is a plus
  • Ability to carry on risk analysis and implement mitigation plans
  • Ability to handle multiple assignments as needed and plan them dependant on project priority
  • Fluent in written and spoken English


Promoting diversity (40x40) special offers for parents & children (40x40) flexible working times (40x40) cafeteria/canteen (40x40) health services (40x40) company sports (40x40) Free parking (40x40) shareholding (40x40) staff events (40x40) training/human resources development (40x40) career promotion (40x40) support of extra-occupational studies (40x40) attractive remuneration (40x40) accessibility (40x40) employee discounts (40x40) social commitment (40x40) International exchange (40x40) Graduate programme (40x40) good transport connection (40x40)

Apply now with just a few clicks: ad code 51259, application deadline 15/06/2022 

Any questions? Ivan Malcolm D'Silva,


Address: RWE Renewables GmbH, Drehbahn 47-48, 20354 Hamburg

Address: RWE Platz 4, 45141 Essen 
Address: RWE Renewables GmbH, Lister Str. 10, 30163 Hannover

We look forward to meeting you!


We value diversity and therefore welcome all applications, irrespective of gender, disability, nationality, ethnic and social background, religion and beliefs, age or sexual orientation and identity.

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RWE represents change, innovation and sustainability. As one of the world’s leading generators of electricity from renewable energy sources, we aim to be carbon-neutral by 2040 and to enable a sustainable life for people around the world. To achieve this, we are looking for dynamic and motivated people to join us in creating a sustainable and secure energy future.

RWE Renewables GmbH, based in Essen, Germany, is RWE’s youngest subsidiary and one of the world’s leading companies in the field of renewable energies. With an international team of around 3,500 employees, we are drivers of the energy transition – and provide electricity for a sustainable life. Our total capacity of more than 9 gigawatts results from onshore and offshore wind parks, photovoltaic plants and battery storage. We focus on growth: on the American continent, on the European core markets and on new markets in the Asia-Pacific region.

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