Electrical Engineer

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Manufacturing and Global Procurement > Global Manufacturing > Manufacturing Test

In Manufacturing Test, you will be part of a Test team of highly skilled engineers. Together, we are responsible for developing production test solutions for Vestas’s production plants globally. Our aim is to provide ‘best in class’ production test technologies to ensure the highest possible quality in our final products varying from control cabinets to large power converters, generators, power trains, HUB’s and full assembled nacelles.

You will be working in an informal environment where we prioritize knowledge sharing and put an effort in helping each other. A proof on that is, that we consistently score high on team collaboration in our employee surveys.
For this position we look for an Electrical Engineer or Marine Engineer with knowledge of electrical design and thorough practical understanding of electrical systems.


  • Manufacturing Test is engaged in projects from the early stages to verification of the final product, meaning that you will be responsible for deliverables in the full project life cycle including developing test concepts, detailed electrical design, equipment builds, installation and commissioning, final hand-over to the factory and documentation required for CE marking.
  • Act as an anchor point on the electrical design and physical test equipment between the project manager, R&D departments, and the factories. Furthermore, you will be supporting and guiding external suppliers in constructing the systems you have designed
  • You will be responsible for the electrical aspect of the complete test solution
  • Specify, design, and develop electrical test systems for test of turbine components
  • Create risk assessments and ensure design at the highest safety level and support and supervise external suppliers during the construction phase
  • Implement the final solutions at our production facilities to verify that they work perfectly and if necessary, you are present onsite participating in our installation activities
  • Ensure quality assurance of your deliveries and coordinate with various sub suppliers in your projects
  • Create final documentation according to internal and external requirements


  • You can be newly graduated or with a few years of experience
  • You hold a degree in Electrical Engineering or Marine Engineering, enabling you to design and develop electrical low-voltage solutions (from 24V up to 720V)
  • A good practical understanding and are experienced in working hands on with electrical systems, e.g., with a background as Electrician or similar
  • Thorough experience with troubleshooting on complex electrical systems and experience working with electrical diagrams and documentation
  • Well experienced in the theories behind designing and dimensioning electrical systems and able to convert electrical concepts into electrical drawings
  • You have a natural interest in, and knowledge about CE marking of machinery
  • You have knowledge to EU standards and legislation within electrical design


  • Willing to develop your personal and professional competencies
  • Outgoing and communicative
  • Structured and have a high level of drive and get things done
  • Quality conscious, systematic, and team-oriented with a good sense of humor
  • Motivated by working cross functional and across different cultures
  • Have the ability to work under pressure and thrive with changes
  • Have good communication skills and are fluent in English (speaking and writing) as well as Danish

What we offer

We offer an exciting job where you will be collaborating with both international stakeholders and costumers. As your touch points will be distributed across Vestas, you get the chance to cooperate closely with some of the best wind turbine engineers in the world.
As we are fully responsible of developing our test solutions you have the possibility of impacting development on our products and continuously improvement of designs and processes.
Our daily work is primary based on project execution which gives a high degree of flexibility where you will be able to plan your own working day.
Furthermore, you will be able to truly make a difference and be a part of creating the green 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

Location will be in Aarhus, Denmark. Some travel activities are accepted and will be up to about 40 days/year
Application Deadline - Applications are handled on an ongoing basis
Start Date – ASAP or upon mutual agreement

About Vestas

Vestas is the energy industry’s global partner on sustainable energy solutions. We are specialised in designing, manufacturing, installing, and servicing wind turbines, both onshore and offshore.
Across the globe, we have installed more wind power than anyone else. We consider ourselves pioneers within the industry, as we continuously aim to design new solutions and technologies to create a more sustainable future for all of us. With more than 145 GW of wind power installed worldwide and 40+ years of experience in wind energy, we have an unmatched track record demonstrating our expertise within the field.
With 29,000 employees globally, we are a diverse team united by a common goal: to power the solution – today, tomorrow, and far into the 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. We also aim to give everyone equal access to opportunity.
To learn more about our company and life at Vestas, we invite you to visit our website at www.vestas.com and follow us on our social media channels. We also encourage you to join our Talent Universe to receive notifications on new and relevant postings.