Senior Applications Engineer - Wind Industry Elgin, United
States of America
Job Description Position Overview:
The Winergy business unit, part of Flender Corporation (a
Siemens Company), located in Elgin, IL is seeking a qualified and
upbeat senior level Engineer for its WIND aftermarket organization.
The Senior Engineer will play a meaningful role in defining and
developing service scope and solutions for Wind Turbine Gear Box
repairs that best fits our customers’ needs. You will work closely
with Aftermarket Sales, its German and other foreign affiliates,
and customers in the industrial, construction and utility markets
on technical, contractual and commercial issues.
As a wholly-owned subsidiary of Siemens, Flender unites the
stability and process reliability of a global corporation with the
customer proximity and pragmatism of a medium-sized company, thus
combining the best of both worlds.
Our customers value Flender as a reliable partner and a secure
investment. All of our business relationships are based on trust,
responsibility and traditional business ethics. In this spirit, we
are excited to join with our customers our continued success in the
next chapter of the Flender story.
Duties will also include supporting and leading projects and
initiatives to ensure optimal plant performance, efficiency, and
What you will need to bring:
Major Duties - Drive service proficiencies in the following
Identifying repair requirements and advise alternatives for gear
Assembling equipment Bill of Materials and communicating cost
Provide experienced opinion to identify assembly processes /
Provide Authoritative direction to develop Gear Box testing and
Research, design, evaluate, and maintain parametric components,
assemblies, drawings, part layouts applying a good, sound knowledge
of engineering principles.
Required and Preferred Knowledge/Skills, Education and
Bachelor’s Degree in Mechanical Engineering (or equivalent
degree). Master’s degree a plus.
Demonstrated ability in the Wind Industry.
Ability to analyze customer’s technical specifications, drawings
and data comprehension, and equipment Bill of Materials to apply
appropriate product offerings to meet the customers’ expectations
in a cost-effective and timely manner, offer alternative solutions
to optimize profitability while meeting customer needs.
Excellent standout colleague and proven track record to perform
and prioritize multiple, simultaneous tasks while maintaining
excellent customer service.
Excellent communications skills to optimally and accurately
connect with internal and external customers.
Basic financial knowledge to understand and participate in
ongoing business planning and support the product as well as
project lifecycle management processes.
Ability to identify market trends and using this information,
work closely with Marketing and Technology to build and uphold
projects to close the identified gaps.
Excellent PC skills including Microsoft Office tools, Outlook,
SAP, TeamCenter and product configuration/pricing applications.
3-D modeling experience (NX) and / or FE analysis a plus
Familiarity with ANSI, ISO, DIN and NEMA standards.
Develop and communicate technical solutions to support Customer
repair needs by using an efficient utilization of
resources.Collaborate with team members to guide Project
Manager(s), technical teams, division and product-line management,
as well as Customer management. Promote maximum Customer
satisfaction with the Flender’s capabilities and potential, and
Flender’s equipment reliability and availability.
Ensure the Customer's technical needs are adequately
Provide guidance on all models of wind turbine gear box repairs
(Winergy and Multi-Brand) to support field service technicians,
in-house staff, certified service providers, OEMs and
What you will receive:
Ownership Culture and Career options!
401K Retirement Savings Plan
Short & Long-Term Disability Insurance
Paid Time Off/Holiday Pay/Paid Parental Leave
Extra Employee Discounts
Organization: Portfolio Companies
Company: Flender Corporation
Experience Level: Experienced Professional
Job Type: Full-time
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