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Vestas Factory

SCADA Engineer / Automation Engineer (f/m/d) - Vienna, Austria 
AT, Vienna | Professional | Full-Time 

Do you have experience with SCADA, Automation Systems or PLC programming? Are you looking for an exciting opportunity in a growing industry? Then take a closer look at Vestas

Sales > SBU NCE > Construction Central

SCADA Operations is part of the Service Business Unit NCE (Northern & Central Europe) and supports the organization in selling, installing and servicing a large number of SCADA systems controlling medium and large sized wind power plants. Our customers can mainly be found among larger power supply companies and professional investors.


As a SCADA Engineer / Automation Engineer (f/m/d) you will be responsible for implementing power control concepts, local options, and other automated functionalities in power plants based on Vestas standards and customer specific requirements. You ensure knowledge transfer as well as all kind of solutions around our SCADA products to resolve issues/projects with moderate complexity. Your geographical scope is NCE, but you’re primarily focused on tasks in Central-Europe.

  • Engineering of power plant control software to meet the site-specific requirements
  • Support the SCADA project from kick-off to commissioning
  • SCADA system setup and verification
  • Programming PLC
  • Technical documentation
  • Remote commissioning and support
  • Fault finding


This position is all about technical support. We’re looking for someone who wants to use his/her technical expertise as a platform for creating great implementations for our customers.

  • Engineer degree, preferably electronics, IT or telecommunications
  • Experience in PLC programing, automation or with SCADA systems
  • Industrial electricity and electronics knowledge would be appreciated
  • Experience on communication (MODBUS, DNP, OPC)
  • Knowledge and experience of computer networks and their configuration
  • Strong English skills, both in speech and writing; German is a plus


  • Team player
  • Highly structured and well organized
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Comfortable with working in a high paced and highly dynamic environment
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Excellent collaboration and coordination skills

What we offer

We are a team of skilled and committed colleagues who are all enthusiastic about wind energy. We have a good atmosphere within the department and everyone is always prepared to help out when needed. You will have the opportunity to develop a career in a global company within a very exciting industry.

Additional information

Primary work location would be Vienna, Austria.

Travelling activities around 10 % will be expected.

For additional information on the position, please contact Ms Jutta Hoch-Weinert at +49 (0) 172 629 1278.

Please apply online by clicking on the “Apply Online” button at the top or bottom of this page.

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 97 GW of wind turbines in 79 countries, we have installed more wind power than anyone else. 
Through our industry-leading smart data capabilities and unparalleled 83 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 24,400 employees are bringing the world sustainable energy solutions to power a bright future.
We invite you to learn more about Vestas by visiting our website at and following us on our social media channels.