Offshore Wind Engineering Manager

Location Japan
Salary ¥17000000 - ¥22000000 per annum
Job type Permanent
Sector Offshore Wind
Reference BBBH24795_1700462377

A foreign offshore wind developer is looking for a talented Engineering Manager to join their offshore wind team in Tokyo. You will take the lead in coordinating all engineering activities and deliverables throughout the development and construction phases of offshore wind farms in Japan.

This is a rare opportunity as the position comes with full visa support, relocation assistance and is open to overseas applicants.


  • Lead engineering activities throughout offshore wind project lifecycle.
  • Act as a liaison between Japanese and European technical teams.
  • Manage technical discussions and contribute to negotiations with suppliers.
  • Engage with local stakeholders and ensure alignment with global best practices.
  • Define technical requirements, oversee initial engineering work packages, and ensure compliance with regulatory standards.
  • Explore innovative solutions (battery storage, green hydrogen) and contribute to R&D activities.


  • Fluent English
  • Degree in engineering or equivalent.
  • Extensive experience in engineering management, preferably in renewables.
  • Experience in supporting the development, design & construction phases of offshore wind projects including grid connection and transmission.
  • Proven ability to take initiative in startup project environments.
  • Strong leadership, planning, and organizational skills.
  • Excellent communication and networking abilities.

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