Assistant Lead Engineer - WRA

Requisition ID:  41085

Chennai, TN, IN

Work experience:  Professional
Type of position:  Full-Time
Job Family:  Engineering

 Vestas Factory

Professional | Full-Time | Engineering 

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!


Power Solutions > Product Solutions & Integration > Global Siting Solutions


The Service Siting team is part of the Global Siting Solutions team, and it is globally responsible for handling and delivering new standards of wind & site assessment related to the After Sales products that are designed by Vestas for improving the Annual Energy Production (AEP) of the wind turbines. You will be responsible for performing high-quality siting and load analysis to deliver optimized engineering solutions by proper risk evaluation. This will be done by combining your value engineering skills with the commercial expectations of the Sales Business Unit and that of the customer. You are also expected to be the technical coach for the engineers. In this position, you will report to the Team Leader of Service Siting within the department of Global Siting. The team supports operations on a global scale with colleagues across our Technology Centers: India and China


  • Value engineering of After sales projects using your siting skills

  • Optimize projects through the innovative design of Wind Power Plants and best-in-class wind resource assessments to drive down LCOE

  • Setting the standards for advanced wind data analysis

  • Manage technical risk by undertaking and interpreting wind turbine load analysis

  • Completion of Internal and External Reporting

  • Provide technical information and advice solutions to internal customers regarding technical issues

  • Maintain up-to-date knowledge of technical developments in wind turbine design, installation, operation, and maintenance

  • Enhance team competencies by being a buddy for other wind and site engineers

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

  • Work with various stakeholders in Service Sales, VPS, Service Solutions, etc. to solve the technical challenges


  • Master's / Bachelor's in Renewable / Energy Conversion system / Mechanical / Electrical / similar specialization

  • Minimum 4-6 years of work experience in Wind Resource Assessment

  • Have an interest in wind, terrain, aerodynamics, and dynamically loaded constructions

  • Work is structured and systematic and has consistent attention to detail, which enables you to meet deadlines

  • Be an innovative career creative individual who can work autonomously and yet appreciates the value of working in teams


  • Good working experience in Wind Resource Assessment software like WindPRO, WAsP, WAsP Engineering, or equivalents

  • Good communication and presentation skills

  • Programming skills in R & Python will be an added advantage

  • Advanced MS Excel skills

  • You will be working with both internal and external colleagues/partners in a global multi-cultural environment


What We Offer

We offer an exciting job with great opportunities for professional and personal development possibilities in an inspiring environment at a well-known 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 solid 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 31st December 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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