Power Solutions > Innovation & Concepts > Next WTG Solutions
In the Next WTG Solutions department innovative ideas are transformed into concepts that build the foundation for Vestas to remain the global leader. We base our working environment on a high degree of freedom to explore new concepts and willingness to take high technical risk, because failures are one of the sources for progressive innovations.
We are a team of diverse people with different technical competencies, educational backgrounds, and personal traits - we are very open-minded and encourage a go do approach!Responsibilities
Being a part of Next WTG Solutions team, you will be included in a highly experienced and committed team, taking leadership for implementing Vestas strategy, supporting the Service and Construction organisations and local business units with technical knowledge.
Creating tools and methods for efficient concept studies on WTG or park level
Development and tuning of production control algorithms for various wind turbine concepts and park layouts
Operational expertise and verification campaigns of wind turbine demonstrators
Creating load models, simulate and evaluate results for various wind turbine concepts
Software tools development
Wind turbine concept risk analysis
Overall turbine design and optimization in collaboration with other system specialists
The right candidate has worked in a similar role in Loads and control department.
MS or BS Engineering degree
5 -6 years of experience with wind turbine control design
At least 3 years of experience with wind turbine research, development, or innovation
Understanding of wind turbine physics and loads
Experience with aeroelastic simulations and knowledge on HAWC2 is good to have but not mandatory
Solid programming skills
Knowledge about wind turbine design & turbine safety systems, control hardware and sensors
Experience with statistics and data analysis
Solid communication skills in English (written, verbal and presentation)
Experience with high-paced cross-functional and cross-cultural teams is a benefit
We expect that you have:
You are inquisitive and curious, uncompromising in your quest for extending the boundaries and execution oriented
You are not afraid of failure and are by solving difficult situations in a collaborative environment
You are creative and open minded
You can work in an environment with a high degree of uncertainties
You have a go do approach to obstacles in project execution
You are eager to learn and grow
You can facilitate and resolve technical choices, using data and sound, simple engineering principles
You can translate customer requirements and market trends into technical requirements
What we offer
We offer you a job in a true global and fast-moving organization with great opportunities for cross disciplinary and personal development, where emphasis is placed on the right balance between creativity and quality in all solutions. An opportunity to work in a global most established industry within sustainable energy solutions. A progressive work environment with committed and highly qualified colleagues. Engagement in various improvement initiatives, where you will be able to deliver great results.Additional information
Your primary work location will be our office in Aarhus, DK
Travelling to various sites will be part of the role – expectedly 10-15 days a year.
Applications are handled on an ongoing basis, we do amend or withdraw our jobs and reserve the right to do so at any time, including prior to the advertised closing date. Please be advised to apply on or before 10th April 2022.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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