High Voltage Specialist

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Power Solutions & Vestas Quality > Applications, Controls & Electrical > Switchgear & Cables

Vestas Power Solutions is the R&D function of Vestas. Through innovation, development, and continuous improvement we develop the products and technologies that reduce the cost of energy and bring the highest possible value to our customers and Vestas. To put it short: Vestas Power Solutions develops the sustainable power systems of the future.
Within the business unit Vestas Power Solutions, the department Converter & Electrical Module is responsible for technology and product development of the wind turbine's frequency converters, their control, and high-voltage transformers, switchgear, and cables. The department is organized into several sub-modules, and one specifically covers Switchgears and Cables. Switchgears and Cables are designed, manufactured, and tested by qualified suppliers based on Technical Purchase Specifications and through cooperation with the Switchgear & Cables Sub-Module located in Portugal and India. We provide first-in-class solutions meeting system and grid requirements.


  • Design Documentation: Develop and maintain comprehensive design documentation for high voltage cables, ensuring accuracy, compliance with industry standards, and effective communication of technical specifications
  • Technical Expertise: Apply in-depth knowledge and experience in cables design to create innovative and efficient solutions. Stay abreast of industry trends, standards, and emerging technologies to enhance the design process


  • Bachelor's or Master's degree in Electrical Engineering or a related field


  • Cable Expertise: Possess a good background and proven experience in high voltage cable design, demonstrating a deep understanding of relevant technologies, components, and industry best practices
  • Extraverted Communication: Exhibit positive extraverted communication skills to effectively interact with suppliers, team members, and stakeholders. Create an open and collaborative environment for good project execution
  • Problem-Solving: Demonstrate effective problem-solving skills, identifying challenges and proposing innovative solutions to develop and maintain high voltage switchgears effectively
  • Team Collaboration: Work seamlessly as part of a multidisciplinary team, leveraging interpersonal skills to build positive working relationships. Collaborate effectively with colleagues to achieve common goals
  • Adaptability: Exhibit adaptability to evolving project requirements, industry standards, and technological advancements. Embrace change and proactively seek continuous improvement in design processes

What We Offer

We offer an exciting job with good professional and personal development opportunities in an inspiring, innovative, efficient, and international work environment in the renewable energy sector.

Additional Information

We look forward to receiving your application as soon as possible, as we will review 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 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 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.