Software Engineer - C/C++

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Power Solutions > Applications, Controls & Electrical > PPC Applications

PPC Applications team is responsible for design and implementation of control solutions, software architecture and technologies for the Vestas Power Plant Controller.

The development activities in the department encompasses power system engineering and controls development, embedded and real-time software development, release management and product support to specialists and technicians in regional Vestas' business units.


The software engineer's main responsibilities would be to design, implement and test core functionalities for Vestas Power Plant Controller solution and to handle technical requests for plant control from Vestas regional business units and projects.


Degree in SW Engineering or equivalent, and 3+ years of professional experience.


Working in the PPC Applications group naturally requires a solid technical understanding of C/C++ in an industrial setup. However, Knowledge of another higher-level Object-Oriented Programming language like Python or C# is also beneficial. Although not essential, perhaps you also have some experience in Matlab or Automation and control.

On a personal level, we expect that you have/are:

  • An open-minded and curious person with good communication skills combined with an innovative and problem-solving approach to carry out tasks
  • Aspiration to learn and ability to work with no supervision, efficiently and with persistence
  • Good cooperative skills suitable for a global organization with personal, professional, gender and cultural diversity.
  • Good verbal, written and spoken English skills are needed
  • Ability to take ownership and effectively engage in continuous improvements within a broader perspective
  • A team-oriented person who shows a with an enthusiastic approach to the tasks at hand, and wants to contribute to the common achievements of the team
  • Experience working with a modern SW engineering team, familiar with SCUM, CI/CD.

What we offer

We offer you a job with excellent opportunities for cross-disciplinary and personal development. Your daily work will span across several engineering disciplines and you will have cross functional support from our team consisting of highly skilled engineers enabling you to provide the best solutions for the business units. In the position, you will have a broad interface to many different stakeholders in the entire organization. The work environment is result orientated, at high professional level and with a strong technical commitment.

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.

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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