Senior Offshore Structural Engineer (Primary Steel) for Wind Turbine Foundations Japan


Tokyo, Tokyo, JP, 100-0005


RWE Renewables Japan G.K., Tokyo
To start as soon as possible, full time, permanent

Functional area: Engineering



“Join us to support build the foundations of a sustainable future” Inviting creative minds


Do you have the commitment and ability to support deliver a net zero future?

Do you enjoy developing innovative, sustainable, cost-effective solutions to the technical issues facing offshore wind? Are you our new colleague? 


If so we would like to invite you to join us as part of our Civil and Structural Team. As part of the wider central engineering function we support the global offshore wind business within RWE Offshore at all stages of the project life cycle. We work every day to build a renewable future, we continually raise the boundaries and set the standard amongst our peers.

If you would like to be part of our journey please bring your experience into play and assist us deliver our goal of a net zero future!


Your key tasks and responsibilities:


As a Senior Offshore Structural Engineer your primary responsibilities will be to:

  • Supervise the design of primary structural steel for offshore wind turbines as part of the Murakami Tainai Offshore Wind project (村上胎内洋上風力プロジェクト)

  • Manage the primary steel structural engineering activities during the FEED/Basic, and Detailed Design stages of the project, and then continue supporting the project on into fabrication and construction stages

  • Support the delivery of the primary steel engineering inputs for the CDIT/METI certification process

  • Mentor and develop the junior and associate colleagues within the team and across the wider business

  • Ensure that all lessons learned from our operating fleet are incorporated into future projects

  • Provide technical support to Procurement, Quality and HSSE departments

  • Work closely across all interfaces with; internal stakeholders, external design houses, certification authorities, and fabrication contractors to produce cost effective and value-added solutions


Essential skill requirements:

  • Educated to degree level in civil or structural engineering, or equivalent experience

  • Project management experience in the offshore industry from either design, construction, or operations

  • Willingness to travel

  • Good communicator and excellent team player

  • Fluent spoken and written English and Japanese


Desirable skills:

  • Member of a professional engineering body

  • Minimum 8 years of experience in offshore structural engineering – preferably with both: monopiles and jacket fixed foundations

  • Proven experience supporting renewable construction projects

  • The drive and motivation to meet time, cost, and quality targets

  • Demonstrable experience of working effectively in an international business

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