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Senior Cable Engineer (JP)

RWE Renewables Japan G.K., Tokyo, Japan (JP) 

To start as soon as possible, Full time, Permanent


Functional area: Renewables; Electrical Engineering; Engineering 



Your role

The Engineering department within RWE Renewables  is looking for a Senior Cable Engineer to be based in Tokyo, Japan. The position will be connected to the Electrical Plant Team in Europe, in which our electrical component experts provide their industry leading specialist knowledge for our whole fleet of renewable assets.

Your future plans


  • Provide technical expertise in offshore projects with a focus on all HV and MV cable topics
  • Strengthen RWE’s cable supply chain in the whole APAC region
  • Be actively involved in the related tender, contract and procurement process for offshore projects
  • Technical management of related electrical works on project  construction sites
  • Technical lead in factory audits
  • Application and further development of relevant internal standards, regulations, norms and best practice
  • Interface with the subsea cable installation manager on project related matters

Your profile


  • Successfully completed university degree (or equivalent) in Electrical Engineering or in another relevant engineering discipline
  • Several years of relevant work experience in the offshore and/or onshore cable business and high-end expertise regarding design, manufacturing and or installation of Medium- and/or High-Voltage Offshore Cables  - The optimum would be work experience gained with a cable manufacturer, cable installation company or an Offshore Wind Park Developer
  • Experience regarding related offshore projects, especially in the fields of technical specification drafting and their negotiations
  • Fluent English and/or Japanese language skills;
  • Very good analytical and conceptual skills as well as a high level of personal responsibility and a confident appearance
  • Strong service mentality, flexibility and willingness to travel (domestically and internationally)


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Any questions? Christopher Kretschmann - Mail: Christopher.Kretschmann.extern@rwe.com

We look forward to meeting you!


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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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