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Applications, Controls & Electrical > Turbine Control Software > Power Management

Come and be part of the energy transition – Vestas’ products have until our customers avoid 1.7 billion tons of carbon emissions.
If you feel inspired by developing Software solutions, have experience in Embedded Software, have an interest in delivering high quality in everything you do, and want to be part of a great and experienced team of SW engineers, then you may be the candidate we are looking for to scale the Power Management Sub-Module.
Power Management is one of the eight functional development teams, within the Turbine Control Software Module. It controls all critical systems power supply inside the turbine, by implementing and testing the software based on requirements, to prevent turbine structural damage and turbine downtime, all carried out in close collaboration with mechanical stakeholders. The team consists of highly skilled, highly experienced, international engineers across Portugal, Denmark, and India, who are taking responsibility for all aspects of the Software deliverables.


  • Collaborate closely with software developers in the team and with stakeholders

  • Participate in full project lifecycles using Agile practices for software development

  • Be engaged during the functional and software requirements definition of the turbine's control systems

  • Be committed to writing and updating comprehensive technical documentation and maintaining software functionality

  • Be responsible for developing and maintaining our control systems for the various hardware components of the turbine

  • Be developing high-quality software in an engaging and complex domain

  • Engage in root cause analysis to identify potential turbine performance issues

  • Be a significant contributor to the continuous improvement of our processes, software, and tools


  • Bachelor's / Master's in Electrical / Electronics / Computer-Science / Similar specialization

  • Programming skills in C/C++

  • Object Oriented & State based software design

  • Desire and ability to understand and maintain an overview of a wide range of advanced technical domains

  • Experience or interest in power system engineering, and embedded software

  • Programming skills in scripting languages Ruby/Python/Bash

  • Experience with GIT, JIRA, and other Atlassian tools


  • You are problem-solving, results-oriented, and have a solid sense of responsibility

  • You have a creative approach to new opportunities

  • You embrace changes and constantly look for ways to improve

  • You achieve goals 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)

  • You are culturally open-minded and able to establish relationships across geographical boundaries and cultures

What We Offer

We offer an exciting job with great opportunities for professional and personal development in an inspiring environment at an established wind turbine producer. We value initiative, responsibility and the right balance between creativity and quality in all solutions.

Additional Information

Your primary workplace will be Vestas India, Chennai
Please note: We do amend or withdraw our jobs and reserve the right to do so at any time, including before the advertised closing date. Please be advised to apply on or before 30 November 2023.

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.
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