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Interface Management Specialist

Requisition ID:  30318

Leça do Balio, Grande Porto, PT

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


Vestas Factory

Specialist | Full-Time | Engineering

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Power Solutions > Quality Improvements and Processes > Eng. Development & Interface Management

Vestas Power Solutions (VPS) is where new product ideas or technologies are matured, developed, tested, and improved. To put it short, Vestas power Solutions is the cornerstone of Vestas. We are shaping the future of modern energy. The Interface Management team is a highly motivated team, responsible for handling, defining, and ensuring that both short and long-term targets are met for HOW we control, and handle physical design envelopes, interfaces across our wind turbine platforms and modules and our scalable product definitions. The focus on Geometrical Interfaces is expanding towards, energy, material a informational Interfaces and the team will grown according to this aspiration. The department naturally interfaces with all major turbine design areas and must host the design process to guarantee an increasingly efficient design machinery and physical integrity for our turbines. To achieve this goal, the department is also responsible for the and the validation process for the CAD model quality and the strategy for incorporating the new interfaces into our Architecture



You are responsible for supporting setting the Geometrical Architecture, Interface Management, and Assurance strategy for Vestas and responsible for influencing the Nacelle Layout Design in a way that Contributes to the overall goal to achieve Modularization and product scalability

  • Support the Turbine Architecture Team and project managers during product development projects and technology projects

  • Conducting theoretical feasibility studies for new product and technology projects

  • PartincParticipatepate in the development of the Technology Roadmap and further execution of approved projects with the aim to Increase modularization and promote shared technology, common architecture & standardization of Interfaces across products

  • Review and approval of designs that match the Architectural Structure of the Turbine and its Variants

  • Develop and maintain the visualization of all Variants and configurations of Vestas turbine products

  • You will work in different teams together with Engineering, Service, Production, Transportation, HSE, and others. You will also be a part of the global work with other Geometry Architects



  • MSc/BSc Engineering in Mechanical Engineering

  • Minimum of 5 years of experience in new product development industries that have complex products and are heavily modularized like Automotive and Aerospace and have a proven history of solid experience within new product development with fundamental knowledge of architect/geometrical interface work

  • You have a least 3 years of experience and knowledge in CREO and PDM LINK

  • Creation and use of guidelines, checklist,s and processes in CAD development and management

  • Experience with Configuration and Variants within PTC products with Options and Variants and on Smart Platforms will be a bonus

  • Furthermore, the following qualifications are a big plus

  • Good knowledge experience in Wind Turbine development and specific work experience within the wind industry is qualifying

  • Experience within system engineering, e.g. MBSE, and certification e.g. INCOSE

  • Knowledge of Agile development methodologies and tools (e.g. Scrum)



To thrive in this position, you find motivation in working with people and technology to secure value is being created and aligned with stakeholders. Further, you should feel comfortable collaborating with stakeholders to secure the value is captured in the organization. To achieve goals with this, you have solid organizational skills to handle multiple, competing priorities simultaneously, without losing sight of the highest priority items.Through your experience in various industries, you have combined your technical expertise with a good business mindset, which allows you to consider commercial implications in your technical decision-making


Additionally, We Expect That You:

  • Achieve goals as part of a team and that it comes naturally for you to collaborate and share knowledge

  • Have the patience to listen to, understand and respect your colleagues

  • Are committed to propelling the innovative in Wind Turbine Interface Management

  • Like to work with complex engineering problems and have a creative approach to the next step

  • Take pride in initiating and guiding technology development projects through a large organization

  • Your organizational and communicative skills allow you to achieve your results together with an international and multi-disciplinary design team inside Vestas


What We Offer

The right candidate will find an exciting and complex job, right at the forefront of developing technologies, which continuously improve the effectiveness of renewable energy. Naturally, joining the global leader in wind energy makes you part of an inspiring journey, and our international footprint and global supply- and manufacturing setup provide a multicultural work environment. The position we offer will provide you with good opportunities to develop your professional skills, advance your competencies, and develop your personality and leadership profile

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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