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Research and Development Engineer as Team Lead (f/m/d)
Published(81 days ago)
Deadline for applications(57 days ago)
Fraunhofer-Institute for Wind Energy SystemsBremerhaven, Bremen, Hamburg, Hannover
FRAUNHOFER-INSTITUTE FOR WIND ENERGY SYSTEMS
DO YOU WANT TO SHAPE THE FUTURE OF WIND ENERGY? DO YOU WANT TO INSPIRE YOUR TEAM TO PEAK PERFORMANCES? THEN, WE, THE FRAUNHOFER INSTITUTE FOR
WIND ENERGY SYSTEMS IWES, OFFER YOU AN EXCITING POSITION IN BREMERHAVEN, BREMEN, HAMBURG OR HANOVER AS A:
RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT ENGINEER (F/M) AS TEAM LEAD
Who we are...
Wind energy is our primary focus. Our institute is home to more than 250 employees and students from over 30 countries pursuing careers in applied research
and development. We achieve this with a combination of an internationally unique testing infrastructure and extensive methods expertise in the fields of the
reliability and validation of wind turbines.
Meet your group...
The group »Virtual Testing« was founded in 2019. Its focus is on the numerical test design of large-scale static and dynamic tests.
These tasks await you...
As team lead, you will work together with your colleagues to turn research ideas into reality. You will lead the team currently composed of 5 research associates
and actively support their personal and professional development. In addition, you will develop, acquire and manage innovative and challenging projects in the field
of test design in close collaboration with our partners in research and industry. There is no chance of boredom, as you will also work together with the head of
department on the strategic alignment of the group.
Our strength lies in cooperation.
We are approachable, share our expertise, and offer each other support, even when the duties in question are not our own. In order to take all aspects in the projects
into consideration, we all work closely together, irrespective of our backgrounds and seniority.
Where do you see yourself in the future?
Do you want to develop your expertise in a certain field even further or work on your personal development? We provide you with the time and possibilities for
professional and personal development and offer you support every step of the way.
Have you completed an Engineering degree?
Do you want to employ your knowledge in the field of numerical simulation in our institute and achieve successful results with your team? Are you also very well
versed in the finite element method (FEM), perhaps even in ANSYS APDL? Then, we look forward to you bringing your expertise to the table right from day one. Excellent
knowledge of structural mechanics and fiber-reinforced composites will also facilitate your day-to-day work. Do you already have experience managing projects and would
you like to utilize your project management skills here? Initial leadership experience would also be great. You will present your results to your team and our customers
as well as at conferences. This is not a problem for you in both English and German. Whether you already have a doctorate or not - you should already have worked in a research-related environment.
Is your work-life balance very important to you?
We have a flextime and core time system which allows us to be very flexible. And even though work is very important to us, at IWES, you always have time for your family and yourself, too.
Have we roused your interest?
Are you curious and eager to find out more about our unique testing and measuring infrastructure? Then take 90 seconds and plunge into our IWES world:
Appointment, remuneration and social security benefits are based on the public-sector collective wage agreement (TVöD). Additionally Fraunhofer may grant performance-based variable remuneration components.
The working time consists of 39 hours per week.
The position is initially limited to 3 years.
In case of identical qualifications, preference will be given to severely disabled candidates. The Fraunhofer-Gesellschaft is committed to providing equal career opportunities for men and women.
Fraunhofer is Europe's largest application-oriented research organization. Our research efforts are geared entirely to people's needs: health, security, communication,
energy and the environment. As a result, the work undertaken by our researchers and developers has a significant impact on people's lives. We are creative. We shape
technology. We design products. We improve methods and techniques. We open up new vistas.
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