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Vestas Factory

High Performance Computing Engineer 
PT, Porto | Professional | Full-Time | ID: 8118


  • Build and maintain complex high-performance services
  • Design and implement functional and performance improvements on the high-performance computing system
  • Evaluate new technology and techniques in order to improve systems design
  • Engage with first-level support partners and provide advanced troubleshooting support
  • Monitor and analyze the systems in order to implement optimization strategies and maintain security policies
  • Partner with development teams to ensure solutions are high performance and reliable
  • Develop productivity enhancing and automation tools for systems administration activities
  • Engage in root cause session to identify potential performance issues
  • Be a strong contributor in the continuous improvement of our systems



  • Master degree in relevant field (science, technology, engineering or mathematics)
  • Professional experience building and maintaining real-world production systems
  • Very experienced working with Linux systems and its internals, as well as Linux networking.
  • Solid understanding of bash
  • Experience in developing software on any language
  • Experience in debugging, profiling, and performance tuning code
    It will be valued:
  • Experience with GIT and JIRA or similar tools is a plus
  • Experience working within a CI/CD process and associated tools, e.g. Octopus and Ansible, is an advantage
  • Experience with Big Data technologies is an advantage
  • Experience with cloud and container technologies is an advantage
  • Experience building distributed systems is an advantage



  • Pro-active team player and internationally oriented mindset.
  • Good scientific foundation and network knowledge.
  • Maintain a customer focus identifying relevant stakeholders and interfaces.
  • Work excellently under pressure and maintain a complete overview
  • As the environment is international, fluent communication in English is imperative - both oral and written

About Vestas

Vestas is the energy industry’s global partner on sustainable energy solutions. We design, manufacture, install, and service wind turbines across the globe, and with more than 105 GW of wind turbines in 80 countries, we have installed more wind power than anyone else. 

Through our industry-leading smart data capabilities and unparalleled more than 86 GW of wind turbines under service, we use data to interpret, forecast, and exploit wind resources and deliver best-in-class wind power solutions. 

Together with our customers, Vestas’ more than 24,500 employees are bringing the world sustainable energy solutions to power a bright 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, and gives everyone equal access to opportunity. 

We invite you to learn more about Vestas by visiting our website at www.vestas.com and following us on our social media channels.