Sub-module Owner Tower Quality & Lifecycle Management

Requisition ID:  52420

Chennai, TN, IN Aarhus N, Region Central Jutland, DK Leça do Balio, Grande Porto, PT

Work experience:  Management
Type of position:  Full-Time
Job Family:  Engineering

Vestas Factory

Vestas is the world leader in wind technology and a motivation in the development of the wind power industry. Vestas’ core business comprises the development, manufacture, sale, marketing, and maintenance of Wind Turbines. Come and join us at Vestas!  


Power Solutions & Vestas Quality > Aerodynamic & Mechanical > Tower Module


The Tower Module is maintaining and developing the complete Vestas tower program. The tasks range from structural development & engineering, tools development, project management over highly specialized FEM calculations, requirements specifications, DFMEA, test planning and execution to risk assessments and compilation of certification documentation.  Tower Quality and Lifecycle Management is a sub-module to the Tower Module. The department is accountable for delivering quality improvement through the entire tower value chain. It is also responsible for leading continuous cost-out in Tower Module and secure governance and tools are in place.  As Sub-module owner, you will have a team of 6 highly skilled engineers.

  • Product Quality - Handle quality issues occurring on the existing turbine fleet
  • Design Quality - Provide technical Q-Assurance to enable design right first time
  • Process Quality - Ensure lean and effective processes and training of colleagues
  • Responsible for the cost-out strategy and roadmap in the Tower Module
  • Continuous cost-out projects; ensure value chain impact is fully evaluated and reflected in business cases, (OPEX/CAPEX)


  • Master’s / Bachelor’s in Structural / Mechanical / similar specialization 
  • 5 years of relevant experience in people management experience, including insight in project management 
  • Experience with running mid or large international engineering teams
  • Experience with design of towers for wind turbines, or other mast/chimney structures 
  • QSE experience including quality tools and methodologies


  • Solid people leadership and managerial skills
  • Ability to scope and specify work to internal and external employees
  • High degree of personal planning incl. the ability to assist on large projects 
  • Full commercial awareness and understanding of the business implications of the sub-module decisions
  • Solid English communication skills, that enables you to convey issues to management and internal/external stakeholders

What we offer
We offer an exciting workplace with significant professional and personal development opportunities in an inspiring, international work environment with the leading wind turbine manufacturer. 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 solid technical commitment.
Additional information
Your primary workplace will be in Chennai-India, Porto-Portugal &  Aarhus-Denmark. 
Please note: We do amend or withdraw our jobs and reserve the right to do so at any time, including prior to the advertised closing date. Please be advised to apply on or before 30th July 2024.

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DEIB Statement
At Vestas, we recognize the value of diversity, equity, and inclusion in driving innovation and success. We strongly encourage individuals from all backgrounds to apply, particularly those who may hesitate due to their identity or feel they do not meet every criterion. As our CEO states, "Expertise and talent come in many forms, and a diverse workforce enhances our ability to think differently and solve the complex challenges of our industry". Your unique perspective is what will help us powering the solution for a sustainable, green energy future.

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 173 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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