Senior Electrical Engineer

Referentienummer MIMC02828, Rotterdam, Nederland

Electrical & Instrumentation

We are looking for a Senior Electrical Engineer for one of our clients in the Renewable Energy sector, whose focus would be engineering and integrating electro-technical solutions and detail designs throughout all phases of a product lifecycle from proposals to aftermarket. Previous experience with lifting equipment (e.g. cranes or jacking systems) is necessary. 

You would support engineers as you work to complete deliverables for the purpose of quoting, designing, and satisfying customer requirements, acting as the focal point for technical matters on specific projects.

Essential for this role is a clear understanding of the commercial implications of engineering decision making, attention to detail, ability to lead and work effectively with other team members, a keen focus on delivery and the ability to turn fast paced, client-driven requirements into profitable solutions. 

EU candidates have priority.


  • Contribute to projects as a team member, mainly by design and engineering, analysis, and verification;
  • Responsible for the design, engineering, and technical coordination of the assigned work Scope (systems, equipment, package) in line with applicable rules, regulations, classifications, standards, and QA procedures;
  • Review and technical coordination of third party supplied documentation;
  • Define and maintain the interfaces of the assigned work scope;
  • Develop best practices, work methods, standards for continuous improvement;
  • Ensure all deliverables are technically in accordance with system requirements;
  • Attend internal design review meetings, being aware of commercial implications;
  • Carry out all duties in accordance with the Quality Assurance procedures and department/ area work instructions;
  • Contribute to general improvements in the quality and key activities of the department/ area.

Functie eisen

  • Able to design, engineer and set up an AC and/ or DC distribution systems;
  • Able to verify the electrotechnical design by means of power quality studies and others like: Short circuit analysis, Harmonics analysis, Voltage-drop calculations, Arc-flash studies, Load flow and load balance calculations, Power swings analysis, Overcurrent protection and its coordination, EMC & EMI understanding;
  • Able to design, engineer, specify and set up of electrical equipment and electrical systems like: Power distribution switchgear, including sliprings and dragchains, Drive system components (Transformers, Filters, Rectifiers, Inverters, Motors, motion control centers etc.), Control network, HVAC, CCTV, Lighting, Access lighting, Emergency lighting, Work lighting, Obstruction lighting;
  • Interface management for secondary systems like: HVAC, AOL, sliprings etc.;
  • Advise on cable routing to mechanical routing engineers;
  • Prepare and attend FATs for electrical equipment and electrical systems;
  • BSc in Electrical engineering and 10+ years of experience;
  • Good English skills and preferably Dutch;
  • Proactive attitude and team player;
  • Skilled in using: ETAP or SKM Powertools, Matlab Simpowersystems or SimScape, E-plan, Autocad, Teamcenter.


Our client is a renowned company with a long success history in the Oil & Gas and Offshore Wind markets, offering operational support and engineering consultancy during all phases of designs for Mobile Offshore Units and equipment, ensuring services for a wide range of offshore operations, from exploration to production.