Electrical Engineer

Electrical Eng 22

EWT operates at the heart of the global transition towards lower carbon and more sustainable forms of power generation, helping individuals, businesses and communities of all sizes to become distributed energy champions.

Our award-winning 250kW-1MW wind turbines have been unlocking new DER (Distributed Energy Resources) as well as repowering existing sites for customers on three continents for over fifteen years. Distributed energy solutions and project development make the energy transition as simple as possible for all our customers – from energy consumers to producers and investors. And we continue to invest in and grow our distributed energy business, delivering our wind industry knowledge and services to customers as well as driving new solutions such as integrating generation technologies, storage and grid management.

Since 2004, EWT has supplied the most economical and reliable direct drive wind turbines for localized energy generation and over the years, we have continually challenged ourselves to improve our products to lower the cost of energy of our turbines. Today, with over 600 turbines installed across North America, Europe, and Asia, EWT has a proven, certified, and high-performing product range for the decentralized wind sector, including energy solutions and integration with other sources of generation.

EWT is a global designer and manufacturer of direct drive wind turbines, active in Europe, North America, and Asia. EWT was established in 2004 and is based in the Netherlands. The company offers a broad product portfolio of onshore direct-drive wind turbines.

Looking for professionals

Due to our ambitious international expansion strategy and our fast-growing order portfolio, we have several excellent career opportunities for professionals whose sense of commitment, motivation, innovation, and technical excellence equals our own. We strongly believe that our success in the world market for wind energy is powered by our most valuable assets: our talented and motivated employees.

For our HQ location in Amersfoort, the Netherlands, we are currently looking for an Electrical Engineer, to complement our team.

What will you be responsible for?

  • Responsible for designing and developing electrical specifications and system
  • Write technical specifications and reports
  • Co-ordinate the design change process with suppliers
  • Field validation and product acceptance
  • Develop training material and provide training for operations staff
  • Grid connection design (MV/ LV switchgear, transformers etc.) and cable sizing calculations
  • Grid integration studies, simulation, and reporting
  • Technical problem-solving
  • Operational support

What do you bring?

  • Minimum bachelor’s degree in electrical engineering
  • 3 – 5 years’ experience in the relevant field
  • Strong technical writing skills
  • Familiarity with electronic testing equipment (e.g., PQ analyzer, oscilloscope)
  • Knowledge of international standards (ANSI, IEEE, IEC, UL)
  • Competence in power systems modeling software such as DIgSILENT PowerFactory, and PSS/E is a plus
  • Driver’s license
  • Living and working in the Netherlands already
  • Willing to travel internationally

What do we offer to you?

  • A good package including benefits
  • Development & growth
  • Fun & success
  • Freedom & responsibility
  • An international & innovative environment
  • A key role in a transformative industry
  • A great team to work in

We are looking for people who are flexible and creative, have a problem-solving attitude, show initiative and are team players in an international setting.

When you are interested and qualify, please send us your cv and motivation to: Saskia van den Ingh (Human Resources) at s.vandeningh@ewtdirectwind.com. A screening test to assess your skills, will be part of the procedure.

Acquisition based on this vacancy is not appreciated.