Would you like to work with a group of highly skilled and motivated engineers working as part of a true global organisation to drive innovations in the design, development and validation of wind turbine blades?
Then we would like to hear from you!
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 Rotor Engineering Department within Vestas Power Solutions develops wind turbine blades and technologies with the mindset : Accountability from cradle to grave.
The department seeks a highly qualified engineer in Porto, Portugal with composite structural engineering and analysis expertise, but also with deep knowledge of composite materials and their application and processing to drive technological developments within these areas to deliver the most competitive blade products in the market.
The Structural Engineer’s role covers designing of load carrying components as well as bolted or welded connections.
Work in close co-operation with other structural engineers of the department in order to find the correct solutions and meet the deliverables,
Defining and participating in test and validation of systems.Need to have :
Experience with simulation and calculation of mechanical systems including :
Nice to have :
Comfortable with change - unafraid to step out of comfort zone
Pro-active in communicating across functions and cultures
Thirst for knowledge
Structured, self-motivated, open minded, ambitious
Good presentation skills
Should be willing to travel abroad
What we offer
We offer an exciting job in a dynamic, international environment. You’ll be working in a fast growing team which is at the forefront of growth within the wind energy sector.
As well as offering a competitive salary and benefits package, we put the emphasis on developing both personal and professional skills.
In return, we expect you to go the extra mile to achieve results.