Engineering and construction

Engineering Manager for Development & Operations

Imagine a future where you play an important role in developing offshore wind farm foundations and creating a world that runs entirely on green energy

Join us in this role where you’ll be responsible for the technical scope of our foundation package, lead multi-disciplinary teams of engineers, and apply your project management, leadership, and technical skills to the development and maturation of our offshore wind foundations.

Welcome to Engineering Management Development & Operations
You’ll be part of Foundations Engineering & Fabrication Management (FEFM) where you’ll collaborate with an international team of highly skilled and supportive technical project leads on behalf of our internal customers. Together with your colleagues, you’ll lead design teams and manage the technical scope of work for foundation design for our offshore wind farms from concept development, optimisation and bid preparation to reassessment projects for our operating assets.

You’ll play an important role in:

  • scoping, planning, and aligning requirements with stakeholders and project managers
  • leading foundation engineers and specialists to manage the technical deliveries to projects
  • supporting our activities in project development and other phases of the asset lifecycle, from bid support to O&M reassessment activities.

To succeed in the role, you:

  • have a bachelor’s or master’s degree and relevant experience in structural, civil, or mechanical engineering of offshore structures
  • have experience in technical project management – preferably from offshore wind development, construction, and operation
  • can set a clear project plan, lead, and manage change – and create followership to deliver results in a rapidly changing environment
  • communicate clearly and effectively in English, both technical and interpersonal
  • display a strong team spirit, but can work independently and flexibly
  • are a fast learner and demonstrate the ability to quickly acquire the necessary in-depth knowledge and to take fact-based decisions.

Join a world leader in green energy
Ørsted is a global leader in offshore wind energy and ranked the world’s most sustainable energy company. To be a frontrunner, we invest significantly in employee development, and from the moment you join us, we’ll support your personal and professional growth. Here, you’ll get the opportunities that will unleash your full potential, and you’ll experience a collaborative, diverse, and dynamic work environment.

Shape the future with us
Send your application to us no later than 08 August 2021. We’ll be conducting interviews on a continuous basis.

Please don’t hesitate to contact Casper Klintø Christiansen, Project Manager, on +4599558170 or Ditte Alm Beier, Head of Engineering Management, on +4599554865

if you’d like to know more about the position.


Please note that you’re expected to do some travelling in relation to your work, as you’ll either be based in Gentofte or Skærbæk.


Please note that for your application to be taken into consideration, you must submit your application via our online career pages.

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