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Vestas Factory

Software Engineer, IO 
PT, Porto | Professional | Full-Time 
| ID: 19773 

Do you want to make a change for the better in the world? 


Power Solutions > Applications, Controls & Electrical > Control Platform Software
The Control Platform Software sub-module consists of a mix of highly skilled software engineers organized within three primary domains: Framework, Operating Systems, and IO. As a Software Engineer in the IO team, you will be part of a diverse and international organization working closely together with colleagues in PT and DK. We have a solid focus on continuous improvements and seeks to optimize the way we work. You will be part of the IO team, that consists of 8 developers.



  • Develop I/O software architecture and design
  • Define software requirements and specifications for turbine signals and how these are implemented into the turbine controller software
  • Participate in all phases from ideation, specification, detailed design, implementation, test, and target toolchains. - Work across several technology areas, enabling your continuous growth while improving overall product offering



  • MSc in Computer-science, Electrical Engineering or similar from an accredited university
  • Experience with C/C++
  • Knowledge of OO design is an added value
  • Understanding the OO way of thinking.
  • Basic knowledge of electronics. Understand basic schematic and electronic designs

It's an added value to have:

  • Experience with Linux operating systems
  • Experience with embedded development
  • Knowledge of fieldbus systems, such as CAN, CANOpen, Modbus, Profibus, etc.
  • Awareness of the debug facilities in embedded development
  • Experience with GIT and JIRA is an added value
  • Experience with SCRUM and Agile Development is an added value



  • You are innovative, problem-solving, results-oriented, and have a good sense of responsibility
  • You are able to meet your deadlines with the good quality output
  • You have a creative approach to new opportunities
  • You succeed as part of a team and it comes naturally to you to collaborate and share knowledge
  • You have good communication skills and are fluent in English (speaking and writing)
  • Last, but not least, you should be able to work within an international team


What We Offer
We offer an opportunity to be part of a global team in an exciting business with a very comprehensive product range. The working environment in Control Platform Software is informal but with clear direction. You will be part of a project-oriented organization with very skilled colleagues in an inspiring work environment. You will be offered an attractive compensation package based on your qualifications and the demands of this position. You will be part of an international organization with opportunities to grow and develop in the job - professionally and personally.


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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