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Specialist, Electrical

Requisition ID:  27703

Aarhus N, Region Midtjylland, DK Ringkøbing, Region Midtjylland, DK

Work experience:  Specialist
Type of position:  Full-Time
Job Function: 

Vestas Factory

At Vestas, we power the solution for more sustainable future, we do this for the planet as a company, but also for our people as an employer! Because we are enthusiastic about what we do, we feel a solid sense of accountability, aim for constant improvement and innovation.  Can you support build the world’s most efficient wind energy platform, then come join us! 
Working with Vestas means every action you take contributes to renewable energy and essentially has an impact on building a more sustainable future for us and the generations to come!


Power Solutions > Quality Improvements and Processes > CIM Electrical & Controls

Power Solutions is where new product ideas and technologies are developed, matured, tested and improved. Continuous Improvement Management CIM is a department within Power Solutions. The department operates across Vestas value chain, external suppliers and partners, global multi-disciplined and cross-functional projects primarily related to product improvement.
The focus of CIM electrical & controls is to identify the electrical component issues and provide the solution with an aim of high-quality services. You will be a part of a team consisting of 12 highly skilled Project Managers and Engineers located in Denmark, Portugal, and India.


We are looking for electrical Engineer, who will be working with problem solving. Your key responsibilities will be:

  • Investigating electrical failures of wind turbines reported by site technicians and design engineers
  • Act as the primary contact supporting regional Engineers - describe failure mode, problem statement, facts and statistics in relation to CIM cases
  • Ensure alignment with stakeholders - Module Owners, SQD, Service, Construction, Legal, Finance, including suppliers and manufacturer of the affected component
  • Identify short and long-term actions with preventive measure to reduce effect of failure
  • Advice development of improvement solution including test and verification with the testing specifications for solution
  • Evaluate, process and create data for reporting CIM cases and document for internal and external stakeholders and customers
  • Deliver the solutions within the quality, time and cost targets agreed for the project


Your qualifications include: 

  • Bachelor's / Master's degree in Electrical / Similar engineering background
  • Experience within wind Industry especially with WTGs will be preferred
  • Experience with DMAIC or other problem-solving methodology
  • Exposure to SCRUM and gate models is good to have
  • Have knowledge on Engineering drawings / Electrical circuit drawings with cross engineering experience and required documentation
  • Technical leadership & Project management skills (technical project management) 


We see the ideal candidate possessing the following competencies and personality: 

  • Have ability to create, maintain and coordinate with various parties to support quality & system engineering
  • Well-verse with CAD viewer tools and SAP
  • Professional engagement, able to identify and solve problems with autonomy
  • Have good communication skills - fluent in both verbal and written English
  • Self-motivated, willingness to take ownership with investigative mindset
  • Experience with high-paced cross-functional and cross-cultural teams is beneficial


What we offer
We offer an opportunity to be part of a collaborative team supporting Vestas' mission for sustainability. You will be part of an innovative organization and can influence future directions with your innovative ideas supporting highly skilled, creative, and international team working in an agile environment. We offer an attractive compensation package based on your qualifications, quality professional and personal development opportunities at a global manufacturer of wind turbines.


Additional information
Your primary work location will be our office in Aarhus, DK or Ringkøbing, DK.
You can expect approximately 10-15 travel days a year.
Please be advised to apply on or before 30th August 2022.
Applications are handled on an ongoing basis, we do amend or withdraw our jobs and reserve the right to do so at any time, including prior to the advertised closing date. 

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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. 
To learn more about our company and life at Vestas, we invite you to visit our website at and follow us on our social media channels. We also encourage you to join our Talent Universe to receive notifications on new and relevant postings.