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Vestas Factory

High Voltage Engineer 
PT, Porto | Professional | Full-Time 
| ID: 20522 

Do you want to be part of building Vestas new Design Centre? Then keep reading, this could be the next step in your career.


Power Solutions > Applications, Controls & Electrical > Transformer
The Transformer sub-module is a part of Vestas Power Solutions. The department is an essential contributor in making the current and future wind turbines more efficient and cost-effective by developing electrical power transformers. This is done by being E2E responsible for the development and maintenance of the components according to the full value chain requirements. The daily work will be within a broad network of stakeholders and together with the electrical specialists, you will set the standard for tomorrow's design. You will be a part of a team consisting of 14 highly skilled engineers located in Denmark, Portugal, and India.



  • Conceptual design and creation of requirement specifications for High Voltage Transformers and associated accessories
  • Conduct peer and technical reviews according to the design project model incl. supplier management and review of supplier's design
  • Set targets for how to qualify components and create test verification procedures
  • Approve supplier's tests and write test- and design verification reports
  • Approve test and validation of prototypes
  • Provide technical support to the strategic purchasers in evaluating supplier performance
  • Implementation of equipment into the turbine platforms



  • B.Sc.E.E, M.Sc.E.E, B.Sc. in Marine Engineering or a degree in Service Engineering
  • Practical experience with high voltage equipment is an added value
  • Design experience with high voltage power systems will be an added value
  • Experienced in writing design specifications and verification reports
  • Practical experience with project scoping, coordination, and execution



  • Can see the value of international collaboration with colleagues all over the world
  • Can confront new opportunities with positivity, creativity, and a natural ability for innovation
  • Thrive with varied tasks and frequent changes in a global environment
  • Is innovative and through others in large-scale development projects


What We Offer
We offer a true global opportunity in a project-oriented organization with great opportunities for cross-disciplinary and personal development, where emphasis is placed on the right balance between creativity, cost, and quality in all solutions. You will benefit from working at a high professional level and with a good technical commitment in a very inspiring environment. You will be directly involved and guide the development of a core system in a wind turbine.


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.

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.

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