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The Technical Leader – Wind Turbine Towers will lead the technical execution and design for the Towers Engineering team within the Megawatt Constrained Segment.

Essential Responsibilities:
As the Technical Leader – Wind Turbine Towers, you will:

  • Provide technical focus for the detailed mechanical tower design within the MWC segment
  • Be responsible for NPI execution and total lifecycle cost of towers
  • Collaborate with cross function teams, including Systems, Sourcing, Sourcing Quality, Field Service and GE suppliers to drive optimum tower and turbine lifecycle cost
  • Coach and mentor tower engineering team
  • Create roadmap for towers that supports the Multi Generation Product Plan
  • Develop processes and methods to optimize site-specific customer value with towers
  • Define technology need
  • Lead New Technology Programs if and when needed, and drive technology into the product
  • Deliver cost out via component, subsystem, and system level redesigns
  • Support supply chain in negotiating cost out by leveraging should-cost
  • Drive resolution of segment-specific field issues / PAC cases, while working with the Segment Fleet Support team and Regional Customer Solutions teams


  • Bachelor’s Degree in Mechanical Engineering or similar field from an accredited college or university
  • Minimum of 7 years of relevant engineering experience

Desired Characteristics:

  • Ability to lead teams autonomously
  • Advanced Degree in Engineering
  • Minimum of 3 years of experience in a field related to design and manufacturing of technically advanced structures
  • Finite Element Analysis Expertise
  • Previous experience in the wind industry
  • Ability to understand technical drawings and specifications
  • Demonstrated ability to communicate at all levels of the organization
  • Strong verbal and written English language communication skills


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  • Company GE Renewables
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