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High Voltage Engineer

Requisition ID:  21054

Aarhus N, Region Midtjylland, DK

Work experience:  Professional
Type of position:  Full-Time


Vestas Factory

High Voltage Assistant Lead Engineer 
DK, Aarhus N | Professional | Full-Time 
| ID: 21054 

Are you enthusiastic about integration and specification of high voltage components? Do you have expert knowledge on Switchgear and Medium Voltage Cables? Do you want to use your skills for something greater? Join us as High Voltage Assistant Lead Engineer and enable us solve one of the most important challenges of our time - ensuring a more sustainable future!

Power Solutions > Applications, Controls & Electrical > Switchgear & Cables

Vestas Power Solutions is where new product ideas or technologies are matured, developed, tested and improved. To put it short, Vestas Power Solutions is the cornerstone of Vestas. We are shaping the future of modern energy. The Switchgear and Cables team is part of Vestas Converter & Electrical Engineering Module in R&D organization Vestas Power Solutions. 
The team is an essential contributor in making the current and future wind turbines more efficient and cost effective by developing electrical components such as switchgears and cables. This is done by being responsible for development and maintenance of the components according to the full value chain requirements.
The daily work will be within a broad network of stakeholders and electrical specialists so you can set the standard for tomorrows design. You will be based in Aarhus, but a part of the Global Switchgear and Cables team that is spread all through Denmark, India and Portugal.



Your main activities will be:

  • Conceptual design and specification of High Voltage Equipment
  • Create requirement specification for High Voltage Switchgears and Cables
  • Conduct peer and technical reviews according to the design project model
  • Supplier management and review of suppliers design
  • Set targets for how to qualify components and create test verification procedures
  • Approve suppliers tests with and write test- and design verification reports
  • Approve test and validation of prototypes
  • Provide technical support to strategic purchaser in evaluating supplier performance
  • Participate in QA Audits at suppliers facilities
  • Implementation of equipment into our turbine platform



Your qualifications include:

  • B.Sc.E.E, M.Sc.E.E, B.Sc. in Marine Engineering or a degree in Service Engineering
  • Practical experience in High Voltage equipment
  • Design experience on high voltage power systems
  • Experienced in writing design specifications and verification reports
  • Structured, open-minded, committed, communicative, self-motivated and robust
  • Good at presenting technical material to peers and managemen   



  • Can see the value of international collaboration with colleagues all over the world
  • Can confront new opportunities with positivity, creativity, and a natural ability for innovation
  • Thrive with varied tasks and frequent changes in a global environment
  • Is innovative and through others in large-scale development projects


What We Offer

We offer a true global opportunity in a project-oriented organization with exposure to cross-disciplinary function and personal development, where emphasis is placed on the right balance between creativity and quality in all solutions. You will benefit from working at a high professional level and with a solid technical commitment in a very inspiring environment. You will be directly involved and define the development of a core system in a wind turbine.


Additional Information
Your primary work location will be at Vestas office in Aathus. Dnemark.
Expected travel is 25-30 days a year.
Applications are handled on an ongoing basis, so please apply online as soon as possible and no later than January 6th February 2022.

About Vestas                                                                
Vestas is proud to be the energy industry’s global partner on sustainable energy solutions. We design, manufacture, install, and service wind turbines across the globe, and we have installed more wind power than anyone else. 

Vestas strives to be the most inclusive workplace in the sustainable energy industry and ensure equal opportunities for everyone regardless of the social identity. We are stronger as a company not despite our differences, but because of them, both professionally and personally. Beyond a diverse workforce, we want to ensure that all of our employees are included and actively contributing to Vestas’ success and innovation. Only then can we become the global leader in sustainable energy solutions and ensure sustainability in everything we do. 

At Vestas, we offer global opportunities for people with growth mindsets and the desire to make a shared and positive impact. We work in the true spirit of our corporate values: accountability, simplicity, collaboration, and passion. We expect everyone to live up to these in their day to day work – no matter what you do and where you are in the organisation.

Learn more about Vestas at www.vestas.com and follow us on our social media channels