Asset Management Specialist

Ã…rhus N, Midtjylland
09 Sep 2016
10 Jan 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Do you keep up-to-date with the latest tech trends in patch management systems? Can you streamline upgrades and replacements in a secure and cost efficient way deploying updates for critical infrastructure equipment on the other side of the globe and cooperate with many regional stakeholders at the same time? Do you enjoy working with asset management systems and are you capable of creating value for Vestas and our customers by keeping downtime close to 0%? Then you might be the right candidate for the position as Systems (ICS) Asset Management Specialist.

Plant Solutions > Plant Applications > SCADA & Power Plant Security
Plant Solutions, part of Vestas R&D, is responsible for the products and services related to combining individual wind turbines into a wind power plant. This ranges across SCADA products, power plant security, electrical grid connection and compliance, advanced radar technologies for aviation warnings, wind turbine diagnostics and performance measurements.

Plant Applications is a sub department of Plant Solutions with 40 employees all located in Aarhus, Denmark, with the responsibility for retrieving large amounts of data from wind power plants, storing the data and building data driven applications that bring value to both internal and external customers.

You will be one of the drivers in perfecting and maintaining our asset management - and patch management systems for our plant infrastructure components. You will work closely together with our regional specialists, security specialists and release management in a true global organization.

Moreover, you will:
  • Maintain ICS asset management systems and support continued development.
  • Take ownership of asset management across all Wind park assets globally, including switches, routers, PC Servers, Industrial Control Systems, PLC's etc.
  • Design and create customer focused asset management reports.
  • In cooperation with regional specialists identify software versions and assets and update IT systems
  • Participate in training and helping our organization to keep up to date with market standards within the ITS Asset Management area.
  • Align with - and participate in future development and selection of park equipment.

A relevant IT education at Bachelor level (4 years) minimum 2 years of hands-on experience working with ICS Asset Management preferably from a large global business.

Your technical skills should include but not exclude to:
  • Knowledge on IT security, risk management
  • Basic knowledge on security standards ex. ISO/IEC 27000-series, IEC 62443
  • Basic programming/scripting skills - you know what to do to grab information
  • Knowledge of infrastructure components, networking, hardware security solutions
  • Some knowledge of 1st and 2nd level ICS systems
  • Basic knowledge about SQL and data warehouses
  • ITIL framework
  • Fluency in English (Writing and oral)

Your personal skills should include but not exclude to:
  • You have a high level of drive and a natural resilient approach to get the information you need
  • You are driven by results and can gets things done being very meticulous.
  • You can contributes to building a positive team spirit and will treats others with respect
  • You strive to foster collaboration toward a common vision and shared goals

What we offer
We offer you an exciting possibility to attain responsibility for the security solutions behind our products, which are business critical to both our customers and to Vestas. You will have many interested and supportive parties across a large true global organization, which have been consolidated and streamlined over the past few years. You will also have excellent opportunity for cross disciplinary and personal development.

The work environment is result orientated, at high professional level and with a strong technical commitment.

Additional information
Work location is in Aarhus, Denmark, 5-10 travel days a year can be expected.

For additional information on the position, please contact Manager Lars M. Hansen at 45 52157585.

By joining Vestas, you join the only global energy company dedicated 100% to wind energy. Together with our customers, we have installed more than 51.000 turbines in over 70 countries, and we remain committed to increase that number via our superior, cost-effective wind technologies, products and services.

Since Vestas was founded in 1979, Vestas has achieved a market-leading position with more than 60 GW of installed wind turbines or around 19% of total global capacity.

Every day, everyone at Vestas works to make Vestas the undisputed global wind leader and the world's energy mix more sustainable - join us, and be part of ensuring a sustainable future for our planet.