Wind Resource Engineer

Published on 09/06/2022 Madrid

Opdenergy is a well positioned player in the energy sector that prioritizes being an Independent Power Producer (IPP), with more than 15 years of experience and international presence, operating in 8 countries and more than 150 employees.

Due to our dynamic growth, we are expanding our team in Madrid and are currently looking for a Wind Resource Engineer.


  • Prospecting, site selection, analysis and use of Mesoscale products.
  • Measurement Campaign Design: location of measurement towers and configuration of towers.
  • Management of Meteorological Towers: Coordination and management of tower maintenance subcontractors, programming of maintenance plans and statistical analysis of wind data.
  • Design and Optimization of wind farms: Development of layouts, micrositting, modeling with CFD, technology and machine selection, noise and flickering studies.
  • Site Energy Assessment: Preparation of production reports, uncertainty assessment, loss calculation, site verification (IEC61400-1).
  • Technical Feasibility Analysis and Collaboration with the financial department in the technical Due Diligence. Dialogue with independent advisors.
  • Relationship with wind turbine manufacturers: request for power curves and updated information on available technology, site validation, site calibration and wind turbine power curve test (IEC61400-12).
  • Production monitoring, performance studies and power curve compliance.
  • Project engineering review in coordination with project managers.
  • Participation in regular coordination meetings.

What do we offer?

  • Career development in a leading international environment.
  • Yearly bonus based on objectives.
  • Meal Voucher.
  • Health Insurance.
  • FlexTime schedule.
  • Two days of working from home per week.
  • Coffee, fresh fruit and cookies in our cantine!

“Energize your Talent”: You will discover a new way to develop, grow and collaborate with high-level professionals.

If you want to grow professionally and work with people who are passionate about transforming natural resources into energy, we want to meet you.

Desired Skills and Experience

  • Bachelor Degree in Electrical or Industrial Engineering, Physical Sciences or similar. Master's degree in Renewable Energies.
  • 2 years of experience performing the functions described.
  • Advanced Office package, especially Excel.
  • AutoCAD/Arc GIS, WAsP, Windographer, Windfarmer and/or other specific software for the wind industry. Valuable Meteodyn or similar CFD.
  • High level of English (C1). Valuable knowledge of Italian.

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