Transformer Lead Engineer, High Voltage


About the job

Transformer Lead Engineer, High Voltage

DK, Aarhus N | Professional | Full-Time | ID: 21346

Are you passioned about specification and testing high voltage components? Do you want to use your skills for something greater? Join us as High Voltage Lead Engineer and contribute to solve one of the most important task of our time – ensuring a more sustainable future!

Power Solutions > ACE > Converter & Electrical Module > Transformer

Vestas Power Solutions is where new product ideas or technologies are developed, matured, tested and improved. To put in short, Vestas Power Solutions is the cornerstone of Vestas – we are shaping the future of modern energy. The Transformer sub-module is a part of Vestas Power Solutions.

The department is an essential contributor in making the current and future wind turbines more efficient and cost effective by developing the electrical power transformers. This is done by being E2E responsible for development and maintenance of the components according to the full value chain requirements. The daily work will be within a broad network of stakeholders and together with the electrical specialists you will set the standard for tomorrows design.

You will be a part of a team consisting of 11 highly skilled engineers located in Denmark, Portugal, and India.


  • Conceptual design and creation of requirement specifications for High Voltage Transformers and associated accessories
  • Conduct peer and technical reviews according to the design project model incl. supplier management and review of supplier’s design
  • Set targets for how to qualify components and create test verification procedures
  • Approve supplier’s tests and write test- and design verification reports
  • Approve test and validation of prototypes
  • Provide technical support to strategic purchaser in evaluating supplier performance
  • Implementation of equipment into the turbine platforms


  • B.Sc.E.E, M.Sc.E.E, B.Sc. in Marine Engineering or a degree in Service Engineering
  • Practical experience with high voltage equipment will be beneficial
  • Design experience with high voltage power systems is expected not mandatory
  • Experienced in writing design specifications and verification reports
  • Practical experience with project scoping, coordination and execution


  • We are looking for a candidate that:
  • Can see value of international collaboration with colleagues all over the world
  • Can confront new tasks with positivity, creativity and a natural interest for innovation
  • Thrive with varied tasks and frequent changes in a global environment
  • Motivated and through others in large-scale development projects
  • Can coordinate multiple tasks within several projects across the value chain while meeting tight deadlines
  • Have solid verbal and written communication skills (English). You will be required to present technical material to peers and management
  • Believe in and comply to our values of Collaboration, Simplicity and Accountability

What We Offer

We offer a true global opportunity in a project-oriented organisation with cross-disciplinary and personal development, where emphasis is placed on the right balance between creativity, cost and quality in all solutions. You will benefit from working at a highly professional, technical committed and inspiring environment. You will be directly involved and drive the development of a core system in a wind turbine.

Additional Information

Your primary work location will be at Vestas office in Aathus N

Expected travel is 10-30 days a year.

NB! Please send your application as soon as possible since we will close the position as soon as we find the right candidate.