Engineer / Assistant Lead Engineer

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Chennai, India

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20 days ago

Vestas is the world leader in wind technology and a driving force in the development of the wind power industry. Vestas’ core business comprises the development, manufacture, sale, marketing, and maintenance of Wind Turbines. Come and join us at Vestas!

Aerodynamic & Mechanical > Tower Module > Value Engineering

In Vestas Power Solutions, in the Tower module, there's a team of Highly skilled engineers committed to developing solutions for customization and value engineering of the towers. Tower value engineering department is responsible for providing optimized tower solution to Vestas tower program. The tasks range from understanding the design requirement and requirement specification, designing tower using analytical and FEM calculations, designing tower components, performing DFMEA, test planning and execution to risk assessments and compilation of certification documentation.Tower value engineering is extension of global tower Module. The department is responsible for provide customized tower solution for sales order, design modification for local market and to provide innovative design solution for life extension of old turbine tower along with fulfilling certification need.
Focus is on securing sound, cost-optimized and production friendly solutions and at the same time fulfilling the overall requirements to safety and functionality for the products. Additionally, process efficiency and lead time reduction is of key importance in order to fulfill Vestas's overall ambitions of delivering products, which are configured to customer needs in a timely manner. The team is in Chennai, India.


  • Design new solutions from early conceptualization to final detail design with the full value chain mindset

  • Design should be robust during production, installation, service and decommissioning

  • Coordinate with cross- functional teams across value chain and develop the project & Deliverables and ensure Targets/deadlines are met

  • Creation of BoM; 3D models (Part & Assembly); 2D drawings

  • Creation of Technical documentations i.e Production Work instructions, Assembly work instruction, Service documentation, process documentation etc

  • Conduct Technical Meetings; Scope, Create & Allocate Work packages and Review solutions


  • Bachelor's / Master's Degree in Mechanical / Aeronautical / Automotive / Similar Specialization

  • Minimum professional with 3+ Years of experience in new product development within the wind industry or similar

  • Proven experience in delivering technical work-packages

  • Proven experience with Design methodologies and Approach; Concept selection methodologies (i.e Pugh Matrix or such)

  • Mechanical design and BoM creation using CAD tools, like CREO, PDMLink Windchill, Experience in handling Heavy models

  • Experience in Technical documentations

  • Experience with Structural Analysis and FE Analysis

  • Exposure to DFMEA, HSE Risk analysis


  • Ability to coordinate and handle multiple stakeholders

  • Great interpersonal skills and ability to interact with multi-cultural and diverse teams all around the globe

  • Customer-focused and solution-oriented

  • Proven ability to work both with limited supervision and in teams in an environment with tight deadlines

  • Open-minded and good at sharing and gathering information within a team to bridge the gap between design and value chain

  • Good communication skills in English, both written and verbal

  • Ability to plan, scope and organize work package execution

  • Self-motivated and target focused - Innovative and enthusiastic with good attention to detail and willingness to take ownership to meet expectations

What We Offer

We offer a complex workplace with excellent professional and personal development opportunities in an inspiring, international work environment with 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 high technical commitment

Additional Information

Your primary workplace will be Vestas India, Chennai.
Please note: 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 28th March 2023.

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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