Design Engineer

Would you like to be responsible for designing high-quality test solutions for Vestas? Are you a Design Engineer with knowledge of electrical systems and industrial automation? Then have a look at this opportunity to work with skilled colleagues that enable you to create value and help develop your competencies in the world’s leader of sustainable energy.
11. november 2019
Forventet start
1. december 2019
Danmark > Favrskov Kommune > Midtjylland

Converters & Controls > PEX Test > Test Engineering
Test Engineering is responsible for the development of production test systems for Vestas. The team develop test systems for all major parts of the turbine such as electrical switchboards, converters, generators, nacelles etc.

For this position we look for an Electrical engineer or Marine engineer with knowledge of Industrial automation and PLC programming.

The department places high focus on an informal working environment and teamwork. We consistently score high on team collaboration in our employee surveys.

You will be part of a team who develop high-end test solutions for wind turbines in Vestas. You will be responsible for the test methods, user interface and test programs. You will be involved in all phases of our projects, and you will also be the one doing the final commissioning and hand-over of our systems at the factories. In addition, your responsibilities will cover to:

  • Develop test methods and test programs for test of turbines and turbine components
  • Ensure that your designed test systems execute safely by complying to internal and external standards
  • Develop and improve our test methods and standards primarily for production testing
    Installation and commissioning of test systems at our factories world wide
  • Assist the factories in performing complex trouble shooting on test systems and turbines under test
  • Provide on-site education of the end users of our equipment and ensure that the equipment is handed over to the costumer according to our processes
  • Ensure documentation and quality assurance of the test equipment 


  • You have an educational background as Electrical Engineer or Marine engineer, recently graduated or with a few years of experience
  • You have experience in hands-on as well as theoretical work with electrical systems
  • You have knowledge of PLC systems and HMI systems
  • You are able to read electrical schematics as well as electrical documentation
  • You are familiar with trouble shooting on electrical systems
  • Knowledge of hydraulic systems will be an advantage 


It is vital that you demonstrate communication and social skills as you will interact with a wide range of stakeholders. In addition, you:

  • Have a high degree of flexibility and can work independently
  • Have a high drive, are quality conscious and aspire to be the best
  • Are open-minded and eager to learn
  • Have a proactive attitude – and you are not afraid of getting your hands on
  • Are a team player with a good sense of humor
  • Possess English skills at a professional level 

What we offer
We offer an inspiring workplace with excellent professional and personal development opportunities in a work environment with competent open-minded colleagues which will allow you to develop and at the same time influence our solutions.
Furthermore, you will be able to truly make a difference and be a part of creating the sustainable energy of tomorrow. Our core values are Accountability, Simplicity, Collaboration and passion - and we do our outmost every day to live up to these values.

Additional information
Primary work location will be in Hammel, Denmark.

Work on our other locations in DK must be expected in shorter periods. Travel activity will vary depending on our projects, but you should expect approximately 20-40 days of travelling abroad per year.

For additional information on the position, please contact Manager, Jesper Holmgaard at +45 61 68 28 58

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.

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