Engineer - WRA
10 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!
Product Solutions & Integration > Global Siting Solutions > Global Siting - MED
Wind and Site evaluation is a critical step in the Wind Power Plant sales process for Vestas. This position has an important part in identifying and quantifying technical risks of wind power projects, and generating and capturing value through innovative customized technical solutions. This is your opportunity to work with a global specialist who will offer industry establishing training and technology within a flexible working environment.
You will be responsible from Wind & Site supporting the value engineering phase in the sales process. Your focus will be on the value adding high quality statistical analysis as well as project layout design, load assessments, and associated customer support. The main location is in Chennai, India.
Analysis of site characteristics through comprehensive study of raw data from various sources of measurements and apply statistical corrections to predict the long-term wind resource
Perform statistical wind modelling, determine energy yield production and estimate site climate
Develop and Optimize wind turbine layouts based on conformance with standards, power production and construction considerations
Verify wind turbine design life through load calculations
Conduct technical reviews with regards to site climate, AEP, turbine layout and proposed wind turbines
Master's / Bachelor's in Mechanical / Aerospace / Similar specialization
Minimum of 2+ years of experience with background in wind resource assessment
Fluent and clear in written and spoken English
Added advantage - Certification in different levels of foreign languages like German, Spanish, Danish and Chinese.
Expertise with industry specific software applications such as WAsP, windPRO, windographer, Openwind
Critical thinking , learning and growth mindset
Ability to work in a time-sensitive setting and prioritize various tasks in a progressive/deadline oriented environment
Advanced organizational skills, ability to maintain confidentiality
Demonstrated flexibility working in a dynamic and changing organization
Work in a structured and systematic way and have a consistent attention to detail, enabling you to meet deadline
Willing to work under different time shifts
Exposure to different cultures across Globe
What We Offer
We offer an exciting and international job with excellent opportunities for professional and personal development in an inspiring environment at the world's leading wind OEM. 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. The qualified candidate will have the opportunity of both professional and personal development in a rapidly expanding organization. In return, we expect you to make an effort to achieve results.
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 30th March 2023.
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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