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Vestas Factory

Release Manager 
DK, Aarhus N | Specialist | Full-Time 
| ID: 15639 

Are you an experienced Release Manager, looking for the chance to drive change and provide technical leadership in the high-tech world of Green Energy? If this is you, we want to hear from you! 


Finance > Global IT > User Experience, Test & Release Mgmt
Vestas have invested heavily in transforming the IT organisation, to ensure smooth delivery of the enterprise platforms across the business. That’s where you come in! We are looking for a Release Management specialist, who will help drive the modernisation of our release management functions ensuring that we have multi-pace release management capabilities.


  • In collaboration with platform architects, you are responsible for implementing and managing release and test processes through development, quality, and production environments
  • You will drive improvements to the software engineering processes and practices associated with continuously building, testing, deploying, and updating software and environments 
  • Communicate and coordinate with relevant stakeholders for upcoming release of systems which includes SAP and Non SAP Applications
  • You will ensure alignment on the transition of deliverables from projects to operations, which includes Technical Go-Live and User Go-Live
  • Ensure the correct tooling for release management, including change impact analysis, roll-back and CI/CD capabilities
  • Actively seek, evaluate, and apply latest trends within release management
  • Communicate and coordinate with relevant stakeholders for the upcoming release of new systems



  • A relevant degree in Computer Science, Information Technology and Engineering is preferred
  • Experience with release management for enterprise platforms and devops
  • Ideally you will have a minimum of 5 years’ experience as a Release Engineer, alongside c.3 years’ experience as a Release Manager.
  • Extensive experience with software release engineering/management and a proven track record delivering solutions. 
  • Demonstrable technical leadership experience


Experience with one or more of the following areas would be advantageous: 

  • QA management 
  • Azure DevOps, ServiceNow, Solution Manager, Jenkins
  • SAP or other similar platforms

What we offer
This is a new and exciting position, where you will have the chance to make a big footprint on the release processes across Vestas. You will be working closely with a team of experts that posses a deep and broad knowledge of IT, also offering the chance to work with exciting technologies and methodologies.


Additional information


Primary Location: Aarhus, Denmark.

You can apply online by clicking on the “Apply Online” button at the top or bottom of this page. 
Please apply online as soon as possible but no later than 7th October 2021.

If you have specific questions about the position, please contact Sam de Jongh Hepworth, Manager, UX & QA, Global IT via phone + 45 5215 7860. All enquiries are treated confidentially.

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