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Control Systems Requirements Manager - Assistant Lead Engineer

Requisition ID:  30261

Aarhus N, Region Central Jutland, DK

Work experience:  Professional
Type of position:  Full-Time
Job Family:  Information Technology

Vestas Factory

Do you want to power the future sustainable solutions with your technical understanding and leadership skills? Here is a chance to contribute to the functional safety of the Vestas’ Turbines and thereby strengthen Vestas’ future position in the sustainable energy industry. 

Product Solutions & Integration > Applications, Controls & Electrical > Functional Safety & SW
Control Systems Engineering is anchored in Vestas Power Solutions. Vestas Power Solutions is where new product ideas and technologies are developed, matured, tested, and improved. To put in short, Vestas Power Solutions is the cornerstone of Vestas - we are shaping the future of modern energy. 
The Control Systems Engineering department is accountable for architecture and integration of the turbine control systems, including functional safety. In close collaboration with our hardware and software teams, we elicit and distribute requirements and perform system-level failure mode analysis as well as performance level calculations. We verify system functionality in virtual simulation environments as well as on test rigs and complete wind turbines.


The control system requirements manager will be responsible for 

  • Developing and maintaining our control system requirements databases, which are currently based on Visure Requirements ALM
  • Securing consistency across all levels of requirements and facilitate exchange of requirements with stakeholders within the control system domain as well as with stakeholders in adjacent departments
  • Securing consistency between other systems engineering artifacts such as failure mode analysis and verification results, and you will have the possibility to engage in producing these artifacts as part of our general systems engineering work



  • B.Sc. or M.Sc. in control engineering, software engineering, electrical engineering, or a similar discipline
  • 3+ years of industry experience with electrical/electronic control system development, including hardware and software
  • Experience with working in requirement databases such as Visure, Doors, or Jama
  • Great IT skills with at least one scripting language in the toolbox (e.g., Python)
  • Experience with requirements management according to IEC 61508 or ISO 26262
  • Excellent English writing and verbal communication skills


You work very structured and have an eye for detail when it comes to semantics and syntax
You have solid collaboration skills and have no problems with working in an international setting with stakeholders at multiple levels and at multiple sites around the world
You have a skill in communicating clearly and concisely with stakeholders, in a way they understand, in fluent English


What we offer
We offer an exciting job with great opportunities for professional and personal development in an inspiring and diverse work environment within the energy industry's global partner on sustainable energy solutions. At Vestas, we aim at being sustainable in all aspects – both as employer and business partner. You will become part of a highly professional environment with a broad interface, significant technical commitment, and lots of enthusiasm. You will make a real impact on Vestas’ ability to launch future products. Vestas is growing and developing, and we want you to grow with us.


Additional information
Your primary work location will be Vestas’ headquarter in Aarhus, Denmark.
You can expect up to 20 days of travel per year.
The application deadline is 30th December 2022. 
We are devoted to build a diverse and inclusive team. If you are excited about the role and don't meet all the competencies/qualifications, we still encourage you to apply.

About Vestas
Vestas is the energy industry’s global partner on sustainable energy solutions. We are specialised in designing, manufacturing, installing, and servicing wind turbines, both onshore and offshore. 
Across the globe, we have installed more wind power than anyone else. We consider ourselves pioneers within the industry, as we continuously aim to design new solutions and technologies to create a more sustainable future for all of us. With more than 145 GW of wind power installed worldwide and 40+ years of experience in wind energy, we have an unmatched track record demonstrating our expertise within the field. 
With 29,000 employees globally, we are a diverse team united by a common goal: to power the solution – today, tomorrow, and far into the future. 
Vestas promotes a diverse workforce which embraces all social identities and is free of any discrimination. We commit to create and sustain an environment that acknowledges and harvests different experiences, skills, and perspectives. We also aim to give everyone equal access to opportunity. 
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