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Lead Engineer - WRA

Vestas India
Location: Chennai, Experience: 7 years - 10 years
Posted On: 01-Sep-2022 | Last Date to Apply: 31-Oct-2022 | No: of Vacancies : 1

Company Profile:

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. To learn more about our company and life at Vestas, we invite you to visit our website at www.vestas.com and follow us on our social media channels. We also encourage you to join our Talent Universe to receive notifications on new and relevant postings.

Job description:

Requisition ID:  25093


Chennai, TN, IN

Work experience:  Professional

Type of position:  Full-Time

Job Function: 


Professional | Full-Time

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!


Global Product Market Strategy & TechSales > Global Siting Solutions > Global Siting - MED LATAM


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 supervising 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.


  • Optimize/review the innovative design of Wind Power Plants, load analysis & best in class WRA

  • Preparing both internal and external reports

  • Review reports delivered from the team and participate in stakeholder meetings

  • Work with regional teams to ensure early stage planning

  • Submit proposals for tools/process enrichments to stay ahead in the market

  • Specialist research / advice on complex technical issues

  • Interface with the Corporate R&D department; Product Managers and Load Managers

  • Develop team competencies by mentoring and training of wind and site team



  • Bachelor's / Master's in Electrical / Mechanical / Aerospace / Similar engineering

  • Minimum of 7+ years of experience with background in in wind resource assessment- sales support

  • Fluent and clear in written and spoken English

  • Expertise with industry specific software applications such as WAsP, windPRO, and Flex5. 

  • Experience in SQL MATLAB, R, SQL, LaTeX, Python and HTML

  • Experience with IEC 61400-12-1 standard and completion of power performance testing

  • Experience supporting commercial negotiations

  • Experience completing financial analysis of proposed wind power and ancillary systems


  • Critical thinking mindset

  • Able to take full accountability for the technical solution

  • Good communication skills and experience working with wind turbine manufacturers, consultants or developers

  • This position will assist in shaping strategic direction for Wind and Site engineering

  • Position will assist in developing policies, programs, and processes for a complex and frequently changing technical environment

  • Understanding must remain innovative and alert to the changing elements related to this complex field

  • Solid leadership skills

  • Ability to travel in support of customer needs and overall business goals

  • Willing to work under different time shifts


Oil and Gas/Power/Infrastructure/Energy

Gender Preference:


Job Type:

Full Time

Diversity Tags:

Not Applicable