Offshore, SCADA Engineer

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We are a team of skilled and committed colleagues, who are enthusiastic about wind energy. We work in a modularized setup where you will be a part of a project team and contribute to the process within your area of expertise. You will have the opportunity to develop a career in a global company within a very exciting industry that is constantly expanding. Together with our customers, Vestas' more than 29.000 employees are bringing the world sustainable energy solutions to power a bright future.


As a SCADA Engineer for our Offshore turbines, you can expect to undertake the following responsibilities:
  • Take part in the design and configuration of complex redundancy concepts for offshore wind farms (both control and interfaces)
  • Configure and commission SCADA systems according to the site-specific requirements
  • Perform FAT/SAT for offshore projects with demanding customers


We hope that you possess the following professional competencies:
  • Experience as an automation engineer, particularly in the energy industry
  • Experience with communication protocols (e.g. IEC101, IEC104, MODBUS, DNP, OPC UA)
  • Industrial electricity and electronics knowledge
  • Understanding of computer and industrial networks
  • Experience in commissioning and maintenance of server operating systems
  • Valid Driver's License and ability to obtain a passport


As an individual you should be able to reflect yourself in the following soft skills:
  • Professional stakeholder management skills
  • Understanding of cultural differences and experience of working in an international environment
  • High attention to detail and a solid commitment to quality
  • Strong English skills, both verbal and written
  • Comfortable with navigating a dynamic industry and organization, working with both internal and external stakeholders

What we offer

We offer you an exciting job with great professional and personal development opportunities. You will be part of an organization where diversity and inclusion are of utmost importance, and this is something that is evident in the way that we work. For this position we are looking for a SCADA Engineer, who can support our growing fleet of offshore wind farms. You will be working with our latest technology and delivering complex solutions to our customers.
As a team we are very good at supporting each other. We work in unity and understand each other well. We are in a fast-growing environment in Vestas and the industry, as we are market leading in SCADA you will get to work with the newest systems and technologies.
About me, Grzegorz Rosół, your new manager:
I like to empower my team members and give responsibilities, while being available for support and guidance. You can count on me to support you with building a network and get connected to relevant colleagues within Vestas.
I also encourage to share any thoughts, ideas, and feedback with me and the team so we together can learn and improve from it - even though it might only be half of an idea or improvement, what counts is the momentum we can build up together.

Additional Information

Location: This position is located out of our Service offices Aarhus, Denmark. We expect you to be able to be at the offices regularly. Especially in the beginning of your employment, you will be required to be at the offices.
Application deadline: Application deadline is May 14th, 2024. We reserve the right to amend or withdraw our jobs and reserve the right to do so at any time, including prior to the advertised closing date.
Start date: June or July 1st, 2023. We are open to discuss alternative start dates with you, should we reach an agreement.


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DEIB Statement

At Vestas, we recognize the value of diversity, equity, and inclusion in driving innovation and success. We strongly encourage individuals from all backgrounds to apply, particularly those who may hesitate due to their identity or feel they do not meet every criterion. As our CEO states, "Expertise and talent come in many forms, and a diverse workforce enhances our ability to think differently and solve the complex challenges of our industry". Your unique perspective is what will help us powering the solution for a sustainable, green energy future.

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 173 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 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.