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Vestas Factory

Specialist Pitch Actuation 
DK, Aarhus N | Specialist | Full-Time 
| ID: 16094 

Are you looking for the chance to drive change and provide creative solutions in the high-tech world of Green Energy? If this is you, we want to hear from you! 
Power Solutions > Aerodynamics & Mechanical > Pitch Actuation
The Aerodynamics & Mechanical team are part of Vestas Power Solutions, which is the cornerstone of Vestas. Through innovation, development, and continuous product improvement we develop the products and technologies that reduce the cost of energy and bring the highest possible value to our customers and to Vestas. 
The Hub Engineering Module ahas sites in both Denmark, India and Portugal. The module is fully responsible for the competences, design, specification and documentation of the hydraulic blade pitching function in the wind turbine. This includes design and analysis from the early concept study for new turbines to the final specification for production. 

  • You will be responsible for generating creative solutions to design challenges, in order to fulfil the product and technology road maps 
  • Share and communicate knowledge and innovation
  • Identify and utilise knowledge networks
  • Develop guidelines, tools, processes and procedures
  • Identify problems and update or modify working methods in own role without the benefit of defined procedures
  • Drive technical functional excellence
  • Accountable for definition on technology strategy
  • Definition of cost and product performance levels


  • M.Sc or B.Sc within Mechanical Engineering in the field of machine components, hydraulic (Mechatronic or similar)
  • Experience with a large organisation dealing with complex products with 2-5 years experience in a similar position
  • Strong knowledge on Hydraulics and machine components
  • Strong knowledge on Pitch Actuation System in a Wind turbine
  • Experience with relevant tools as Mathlab, Simulink and APIS
  • Good understanding of the market drivers' requirements
  • Good Business and Value chain understanding
  • Knowledge of system engineering tools like DFMEA, HSE assessments, requirement specifications etc.


  • Subject Matter Expert in Pitch actuation area 
  • Engineering Seniority aligned with a leading role for technically guiding the team
  • Accountability and focus to deliver on time 
  • Enthusiastic and engaged, willing to go the extra mile
  • Good communication and social skills that secure good collaboration with internal and external stakeholders

What we offer
We offer an exciting job with great opportunities for professional and personal development in an inspiring environment at the energy industry's global partner on sustainable energy solutions. We value initiative, responsibility and the right balance between creativity and quality in all solutions. You will become part of a highly professional environment with a significant technical commitment. You will face a challenging workday where you will direct various projects. Join Vestas and you will find yourself working in a spirit of worldwide collaboration while enjoying the knowledge that you are making a positive difference.

Please apply no later than 29th August 2021.

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