Engineering and construction

Electrical Engineering Graduate within power system

Step into a career where you turn your passion into action and develop optimised power systems to integrate renewable energy

The Ørsted Global Graduate Programme is designed to unleash your potential and give you the unique opportunity of a fast-tracked career in Ørsted. We offer you an intense two-year developmental journey where you’ll learn from experts within your field and get international project experience, tools to drive innovation, and a strong cross-functional network with other talents.

The Graduate journey
Our Graduate Programme consists of two-three rotations, where you’ll solve business challenges, take responsibility for your own assignments, and engage in our day-to-day business decisions.

In your first rotation, you’ll join Electrical System Design & Grid Integration and work on the electrical system design of our offshore wind farm transmission systems. You’ll develop an optimised electrical system solution using advance system simulation software, conduct system design studies, and test the effects of different configurations and events on the system, and bring value to the entire project. The second rotation is in the HVDC & Grid Stabilizing Equipment team, where you’ll be introduced to engineering tasks related to HVDC equipment, energy storage systems, and tate-of-the-art grid stability solutions. We’re involved in all stages of our offshore wind projects, providing a unique perspective on interdisciplinary collaboration in wind farm design and construction. Your third rotation will be based on your development path and interest.

You’ll play an important role in:

  • developing the electrical system design of wind farms with regards to interconnection requirements and coordinating between external and internal stakeholders
  • ensuring that the electrical design is compliant with the interconnection codes and standards, and for transferring technical requirements back to the design teams
  • supporting projects and business development opportunities in the APAC market
  • performing the power system simulations and analysis in software tools, such as PSS/e, PowerFactory, and PSCAD, as a key means of supporting the tasks.

To succeed in this role, you:

  • have graduated with a bachelor’s or master’s degree in electrical engineering or a related field before 1 September 2024
  • have a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.8 on a 4.0 scale
  • speak and write English fluently, enabling you to communicate efficiently
  • have a strong analytical approach, enabling you to handle a range of complex tasks effectively
  • are self-motivated, a quick learner, and enjoy meeting new people
  • can engage with business stakeholders and adapt to a commercial mindset.

Join a global leader in renewable energy
Ørsted is a growing green energy major and global leader in climate action. With us you’ll play a part in driving change towards a green energy future. You’ll grow your talent in a fast-paced and high-growth industry where you have plenty of opportunities to learn and develop through challenging assignments and industry-leading experts. Here you can perform in a friendly work environment based on trust, respect, and collaboration.

The best first step you’ll ever take
Send your CV, most recent grade transcripts, and answer the screening questions as soon as possible and no later than [[applicationDeadline]].

Please don’t hesitate to write to if you have any questions. If you need to request any adjustments to working practices, working patterns, or the assessment or interview process we're happy to discuss alternative arrangements. 

Step closer to career as a graduate in Ørsted
In Ørsted, we help accelerate your talent into an international career within your professional field. See our Global Graduate Programme overview, read more about the recruitment process, and find out how you can help us turn visions into reality.