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Power Solutions & Vestas Quality > Product Solutions & Integration > LaC Quality

Vestas Power Solutions is the cornerstone of Vestas. Through innovation, development and continuous product improvement we develop the products and technologies that reduce the cost of energy and bring the highest possible value to our customers and to Vestas. To put it short: Vestas Power Solutions develops the wind power systems of the future.

As a part of Vestas Power Solutions, the Product Solutions & Integration is responsible for designing the product architecture and product roadmap in response to market roadmap requirements, translate product architecture and roadmap into module requirements, and full Value Chain Integration.

Loads and Control (LaC), as part of Product Solutions & Integration, is responsible for designing and optimizing the product for load and control strategy together with cross product design work. The department consists of highly skilled, international, well experienced engineers who are taking accountability for all aspects of the LaC solution delivered to the Products which are placed across 3 design locations: Portugal, Denmark and India.

Loads and Control Quality department oversees fleet performance, including load and power performance. This team investigates the root causes of issues reported from the field and offers solutions to address them. Additionally, they share insights gained from failures with the design team.


Your main tasks will focus on power curve validation efforts:

  • Review power performance test plans and results
  • Perform technical Root cause analysis to explain the performance deviations. Coordinate RCA efforts with great collaboration with both internal and external stakeholders
  • Provide statistical analysis with critical thinking skills that ensure scrutiny of data solutions prior to roll out
  • Scope the project & encourage engineers to hold them accountable to performance warranties and international measurement standards
  • Address any troubleshooting needs by leveraging insights from networking with people. Additionally, demonstrate proficiency in comprehending intricate electrical, mechanical, load & control, and sensor systems. Understand organizational structures and draw conclusions from complex data analysis
  • Be a good team member in a global environment with a geographically dispersed and multicultural team


  • Knowledge of Measnet and IEC 61400-12-1 International standards
  • Basic understanding of turbine operations
  • Knowledge about coding (mainly R and Python) is good to have
  • Speak and write English and have good communication skills, enabling the presentation and discussion of results with the stakeholders
  • Enthusiastic team member and internationally oriented mindset
  • Good scientific foundation and network
  • Maintain a customer focus identifying relevant stakeholders and interfaces
  • Work effectively in a time-sensitive situation and maintain a complete overview
  • As the environment is international, fluent communication in English is imperative - both oral and written
  • Communicate with engagement and enthusiasm

What we offer

Do you want to have an integral part in shaping the wind turbines of tomorrow and the processes related to this? Do you have the mindset to provide innovative solutions to power curve performance challenges, then this is a perfect opportunity for you! Come join our mission as a Performance engineer in the Loads & Controls Department.

We offer a stable workplace with excellent professional and personal development opportunities in an inspiring, international work environment

Additional information

We look forward to receiving your application as soon as possible, as we will be reviewing applications on a rolling basis. To apply for this opportunity please submit your resume in English.

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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 VestasVestas 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.

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