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Job posted by Relex Italia Srl (27/05/2014 07.06)

Marie Curie Actions funded job vacancy OWT Reliability Assessment Engineer

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The specific position involves participation in MARE–WINT research tasks with a main focus on developing functional and reliability models of the different wind turbine components (bladeS, drive train, support).


The objective is to construct logical models of failure mode growth and propagation based on understanding the failure modes, their mechanisms and the physical magnitudes and variables that are involved in the phenomena.
Component models will be assembled as “building blocks” in order to develop a complete full OWT reliability model in a Reliability Assessment Model software.

These reliability models will contribute to MARE-WINT project objectives which are Design for Reliability and Reliability Centered Maintenance.

Nr of positions available : 1

Research Fields

Engineering - Electrical engineering

Career Stage

Early stage researcher or 0-4 yrs (Post graduate)

Research Profiles

First Stage Researcher (R1)


The salary and appointment terms are consistent with the current rules for PhD degree students in combination with the salary rules for Marie Curie (ITN) early stage researchers.
The period of employment is 18 months and the expected start date is October 1st 2014.

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A high motivation for research and solid written and oral communication skills in English are prerequisites of any successful application.

To apply for this position please send an email to attaching the following documents in English:
a) Motivation Letter (cover letter, max. one page)
b) Curriculum vitae

Candidates must be eligible according to the ITN recruitment guidelines for Early Stage Researchers, i.e. they must have maximum 4 years research experience and have not yet been awarded a doctoral degree. In addition they cannot have resided or carried out their main activity in Italy for more than 12 months in the 3 years immediately prior to their recruitment.

The place of work is Rome (Italy).
The exact details will be established in discussion with the successful candidate.


Required Languages
Language ENGLISH
Language Level Excellent
Required Education Level
Degree Field Engineering
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Specific Requirements
Candidates should have a master's degree in Electrical or Mechanical Engineering or a similar degree with an academic level equivalent to the master's degree in engineering. Preference will be given to Students that can demonstrate previous experience in Reliability Analysis.
Required Education Level
Degree Master Degree or equivalent
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Relex Italia Srl

Small Medium Enterprise
Via Val Seriana 4
00141 - Rome
email l.barbati@relexsoftware.it