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Project Engineer (m/f/d) Offshore & HVDC




NKT - Our people bring power to life

You would like to make a difference and have an impact? In a company who is a key partner in the green transformation of our society? Then join our ambitious Offshore & HVDC Project Teams in Cologne.


You will be a key person in supporting high voltage cable systems diverse engineering projects in Offshore & HVDC businesses. You will be responsible for the successful delivery of assigned project deliverables on time, within budget and in line with relevant quality and safety guidelines.


Your responsibilities:

  • Making technical recommendations in the testing, installation and commissioning phases of customer projects.
  • Providing technical details, costs and deliverables for sales proposals.
  • Supporting project managers and project lead engineers in technical reviews and discussions with customers, partners, subcontractors and vendors.
  • Supporting contract managers with claims, customer specifications and safety standards.
  • Creating and delivering the scope-specific work plan and budget as well as risk assessments as it pertains to your engineering discipline.
  • Helping customers resolve technical issues both remotely and on domestic and international customer sites.
  • Providing the cost-effective execution of high voltage cable systems project deliverables in accordance with contract specifications, quality standards, schedule and safety requirements
  • Developing your communication skills by working with colleagues from R&D and production in innovation projects.
  • Maintaining and enhancing customer satisfaction by providing excellent service at all stages of the project.


Your background:

  • Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Electrical Engineering or similar
  • More than 3 years’ experience in Engineering of High Voltage Cable Products/Systems ideally in a project management setup
  • Sound knowledge of engineering techniques, processes and tools, including preferable design of cable systems.
  • Strong commitment to safe work practices and dedication to following all relevant workplace safety guidelines.
  • A high level of self-motivation, curiosity and desire to learn about new technologies.
  • A collaborative, solutions-oriented approach and strong communication skills.
  • Ability and willingness to travel regularly to Customer and projects, as required
  • Fluency in English and German


More about us:

At NKT your skills, ambition and determination will contribute to connecting the world with high quality power cables driving the global transition to renewable energy. Join us and become part of an international organization founded on high ambitions, strong performance and collaboration. We have pioneered the cable industry since 1891, and today we still bring power to life. NKT employs 3.400 and operates globally with headquarter in Brøndby, Denmark.


Business Line HV Solutions:

Our high voltage cables combine state-of-the-art cable design, outstanding product quality and installation engineering as well as project expertise. With clever solutions and applied knowledge from a multitude of high voltage situations and demands, we can provide cable solutions that precisely meet customer requirements


Then we are looking forward to your application (incl. salary expectations and potential starting date) via our career page. We offer a competitive comp & ben including flexible working conditions.

Posting Date: 

Cologne, DE, 51061

Type:  Permanent

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