Vestas Power Solutions is the cornerstone of Vestas. Through innovation, development and continuous product improvement we develop the products and technologies that reduce the cost of energy and bring the highest possible value to our customers and to Vestas. To put it short: Vestas Power Solutions develops the wind power systems of the future.
The Nacelle Cooling & Conditioning is a part of the Vestas Power Solutions and we have sites in both Denmark, Porto and Chennai. The department is responsible for the design and certification of the cooling units of the wind turbine including the integrity of its supporting structure.
In Cooling and Conditioning you will be accountable and responsible for generating creative solutions to design issues, in order to fulfil the product and technology road maps. You are accountable for the quality of your own design work by providing robust and efficient design solutions with the highest performance and lowest cost.
You will be accountable for understanding, clarifying and documenting:
Execution of projects from early concept study to production startup
Design specifications/requirements from high level product specification down to component level
Design and specify Liquid Cooling, Air Cooling and Fire Suppression Systems
Guide co-development with suppliers specifying design requirements and work packages. Review and Sign-off on design solutions and documentation
Support in the formulation of technology project proposals relevant for the functional area
Define interfaces to the other systems, design functionality with value chain perspective, design performance and reliability including lifetime estimates of the design based on data, design verification and validation protocol, design risk associated to the design, design safety
Deploy solutions into specific turbine developments
Solid theoretical knowledge in design of cooling systems
9 to 10 years of experience if possible within the wind industry
A good understanding of thermodynamics, fluid dynamics, conditioning units, fans, filters, cooler elements and cooling modules
Advantageous experience: knowledge about Fire Suppression Systems, data collection and analysis and wind turbine design
Comfortable with taking decisions and being responsible for following up on it
Good communication skills at all levels of the organization
Structured and process oriented in the daily work. High degree or personal planning and organization.
Motivated but also a solid team-oriented person that can direct and delegate tasks and present their opinions
Proficiency in, and interest in stakeholder management including coordination, planning and reporting
Experience with component design and verification of the design
Knowledge of system engineering tools like DFMEA, requirement specifications etc.
You should be able to identify yourself with our values: Simplicity, Collaboration, Accountability, Passion
What we offer
We offer an exciting job with significant opportunities for professional and personal development in an inspiring environment at the world's leading wind turbine manufacturer. We value initiative, responsibility and the right balance between creativity and quality in all solutions. You will become part of a highly professional environment with a significant technical commitment. You will face a challenging workday where you will guide various projects.Additional information
The primary workplace will be in Aarhus, Denmark.
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 8th April 2022.
For additional information about the position please contact our Recruiter Warren Schenk on + 44 (0) 7968 145 678.
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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