Product Engineer

Hammel, Midtjylland
17 Nov 2016
19 Jan 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Do you like making decisions and isn't afraid of a good challenge? Would you like to drive the electrical design of Vestas' future products? Here is your opportunity to really kick start your career. Sounds great? Please take a look at this challenging career opportunity and join the world's leading supplier of wind power solutions.

Controller Factory Hammel, Electrical Engineering Denmark
Electrical Engineering department consists of 76 employees all based in Denmark. As our new Product Engineer you will report to the Head of Integrated Product Development (IPD) at our controller Factory in Hammel. You will be part of a team with 11 colleagues, which have same technical approach as you.

Our Mission is to create standardized products, standardized production processes, continuous improvements and development of product and production processes in the products lifetime.

We are working with Electrical Power and Control for Wind turbines, and at the site in Hammel there is both serial production as well as R&D activities. Product Engineers support the Controller Factory Hammel on a daily basis and has many different collaborators and stakeholders throughout the Vestas organization. A close corporation with our development department located in Aarhus and our Global Procurement is crucial for our success.

Our environment is international and your colleagues are driven and dedicated towards achieving world class results

You will be responsible for components used and to be used in Vestas Controls are tested and verified in according's with specifications from Vestas development department.
  • Plan, execute and conclude test and/or validation of components according to technical specifications
  • Act as technical specialist by providing technical inputs related to components in the FMEA process. This include execute peer-review process as pro-active input provider for the project manager and our specialist
  • Support Global Procurement through our category setup related to supplier assignments being the team driver on technical matters on components and specifications

We expect that you have an educational background as Electrical Engineer, Marine Engineer or similar - and it could be really great if you also had an Electrician background. Our preferred candidate has relevant experience, but we are open for candidates with more limited experience.

  • Knowledge to and preferable experience with working according to EN60204-1 and IEC 61439
  • Proven ability to work independently take responsibility and in teams under pressure
  • Good communication skills in English and Danish both written and spoken
  • Open minded and good at sharing/gathering information within a team
  • Good IT skills within Microsoft office

What we offer
We offer you an exciting and challenging job in a dynamic work environment. You will be part of a professional and dedicated team with focus on quality, high performance and an open-minded and informal working environment. You will have a broad interface and work closely with people from all over the organization and on all organizational levels.

For the right candidate there will also quickly open great career opportunities - it could be as Manufacturing Technical Lead. You decide how the future should look.

Additional information
  • For additional information about the position, please contact Director of IPD Lars Wilsfort Lund på 45 4115 4319.
  • The position is located in Hammel, Denmark

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.