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Business Digitalization Lead

Requisition ID:  24984

Leça do Balio, Grande Porto, PT

Work experience:  Professional
Type of position:  Full-Time


Vestas Factory

Professional | Full-Time

Are you ready to work in a very innovative environment in the industry of wind energy?


Power Solutions > Quality Improvements and Processes > IOT & Ind. 4.0

This is a position for a Business Digitalization lead as part of Porto Industry 4.0 team in the PLM Development department, Vestas Power Solutions (VPS).

In Business Unit Vestas Power Solutions (VPS) we cover the full life-time of our products, from the early exploring and incubation of new technologies to the handling of CIM cases on our installed fleet. We work closely with our colleagues across Vestas to deliver customer value - deliver the right product, for the right market, at the right time, and at the right cost. A key function in this regards is the Quality, Improvement & Processes (QIP) area, which is responsible for Quality Improvement, PLM, Digitalization, Process Management, and Industrialisation.

The PLM Development department is responsible for developing and implementing digital solutions across the Vestas value chain. Together with key stakeholders from business and Group IT, we are setting the strategy and guiding the business development in collaboration with the Business end-users.  Our vision is to develop digital and integrated solutions that secure the next level of operational distinction.

The IoT & industry 4.0 team is part of PLM development and is responsible for developing IoT & digital solutions in close collaboration with our customers. We work across sales, product development, engineering, manufacturing, and sourcing and our business improvement initiatives are therefore also supported by resources across the value chain as well as external application consultants.

We have an efficient base in the Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) platform which has been built over the past 10 years. The key next step for Vestas is leveraging this platform to develop and implement digital solutions in the value chain.



  • Your main responsibility will be taking part of business improvement initiatives implementing the digitalization strategy with relevant stakeholders in the organization
  • One of your key assignments will be to take a lead role in a process digitalization initiative in collaboration with stakeholders from Global Manufacturing, Construction, and Transport
  • You will be responsible for securing the implementation of the new solutions for digital process management
  • You will collect input for further enhancements and ensure translation of solution requirements into solution specifications to secure full delivery of end-user solutions
  • You will join an agile development environment working according to SaFE/ scrum methodologies



  • Master's Degree in Engineering, Business Management, or Supply Chain Management.
  • Min. 3-5 years experience working in a global Industrial manufacturer
  • Experience working with PDM (product data management), bill of material management, process data management, and digitalization
  • Experience working with PLM solutions - for example, PTC products (PDMlink, MPMLink) or similar
  • Good foundation on overall product lifecycle management (PLM) or direct related disciplines
  • Experience in requirement capturing, and specification of digitalization solution



  • Good stakeholder management and collaboration skills
  • Good communication skills - Able to communicate effectively to all levels within the organization from shop-floor to management
  • Good base on PLM, MES, ERP systems
  • Foundation in business development, digitalization, and business transformation
  • Knowledge around advanced IT methods & big data applications
  • Curiosity and willingness to experiment with new emerging technologies
  • Motivated person with the ability to handle multiple tasks simultaneously
  • Enthusiasm for problem-solving
  • Fluent in English


What We Offer

We offer an exciting and international job with great opportunities for professional and personal development possibilities in an inspiring environment at a global 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 good technical commitment.

Vestas uses PTC software and you will become part of an international network of PLM and IoT experts working with new technology.


Additional Information 

We look forward to receiving your application as soon as possible, as we will be reviewing applications on a rolling basis. To apply for this opportunity please submit your resume in English.


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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. 
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