Thermal Engineer


Ghent, Belgium


  • Conduct applied research relating to thermal management of high voltage offshore power cables;
  • Define and guide thermal experiments to characterize thermal characteristics of different materials;
  • Analyze thermal test data and use them as input for analytical and numerical modeling;
  • Use numerical and experimental techniques to analyze and validate test data;
  • Calculations for electrical and thermal performance of the cable system including current carrying capacity, load cycles, overload, impedances, etc.;
  • Accurately predict thermal performance of HVAC and HVDC cables in different subsea conditions.


  • Master in Electrical or Mechanical Engineering, Physics, or a related discipline, complemented by demonstrable expertise in the field of thermal engineering and computational modeling. A Ph.D. is preferred;
  • An excellent understanding of fluid mechanics, heat transfer and mass transport;
  • Experience with finite element methods is required, by preference Computational Fluid Dynamics and multiphysics analysis;
  • Affinity for measurement techniques (by preference fiber optic such as Distributed Temperature Sensing) and experimental set-ups;
  • Strong command of English, both written and spoken.


Besides offering you an exciting technical function and a competitive salary, we are offering you the opportunity to become part of the core team of our young and ambitious company.

Interested? Let us know on or +32 470193550. We’ll contact you soon!

Position is available in our Ghent office.

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