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Vestas Factory

Assistant Lead Engineer - DevOps - CICD 
IN, Chennai | Professional | Full-Time 
| ID: 18281 

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 Verification & Lifecycle Mgmt > Turbine, Software & Component Testing > SW & Component Testing


Software and Component Testing is responsible to deliver software products tested and verified for Vestas Wind turbines, SCADA, Power Plant Controller. We test and verify the software products in hardware-in-loop environments and end-end test environments comprising of device under test as software components ranging from SCADA, Power plant controller and WTG controllers software deployed in respective Hardware. Software testing team is responsible for maintaining the hardware-in-loop test systems., ensuring automatic test execution. Software testing areas in recent times is making use of cloud-based solutions, IoT platforms, Digitization techniques to ensure we provide best in class solutions to our customers.
We are a team of around 200+ engineers spread between Denmark, Portugal & India working in a highly innovative technology-centric and process significant environment.



  • Create and maintain testing environments, Deploy and troubleshoot an integrated testing environment
  • Design, develop, automate and maintain tests, Maintain and improve our test automation framework
  • Build end to end tests to test the product as a whole
  • Work in an agile environment with CI/CD, Play an enthusiastic role in daily scrums, weekly grooming sessions, etc
  • Troubleshoot problems (root cause analysis) and report defects in JIRA
  • Participate to the technical aspects of the software solution through the full development lifecycle
  • Full development life cycle including requirements, design, implementation, testing, documentation, maintenance, training and support
  • Collaborate with stakeholders to define the best test strategies



  • Bachelors/ Master in Computers / Electronics & communication / EEE / IT etc
  • 5 - 8 years of experience in software industry
  • Experience working as an Automation Tester / Engineer
  • Setup and maintenance of test machines/systems in a CI/CD or DevOps environment
  • Experience deploying and troubleshooting test systems in virtual environment


  • Experience in tools like Jenkins, Bamboo, or equivalent CI/CD tools
  • Programming languages knowledge: C++ & Python
  • Experience with version control tools like git, svn, etc
  • Hands-on experience with the "container ecosystem" e.g. Docker
  • Unix/Linux OS and networking knowledge
  • Proven ability to focus and complete tasks on time
  • Solid team member, good analytic skills, willing to learn new technologies
  • Self-starting, self-motivated, self-directed, and self-sufficient

What We Offer
We offer an opportunity to be part of a solid team in an exciting business with very comprehensive products. The working environment is informal but with clear direction. You will be part of a project-oriented organization with an inspiring work environment.

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 30th November 2021.

About Vestas                                                            
Vestas is proud to be the energy industry’s global partner on sustainable energy solutions. We design, manufacture, install, and service wind turbines across the globe, and we have installed more wind power than anyone else. 

Vestas strives to be the most inclusive workplace in the sustainable energy industry and ensure equal opportunities for everyone regardless of the social identity. We are stronger as a company not despite our differences, but because of them, both professionally and personally. Beyond a diverse workforce, we want to ensure that all of our employees are included and actively contributing to Vestas’ success and innovation. Only then can we become the global leader in sustainable energy solutions and ensure sustainability in everything we do. 

At Vestas, we offer global opportunities for people with growth mindsets and the desire to make a shared and positive impact. We work in the true spirit of our corporate values: accountability, simplicity, collaboration, and passion. We expect everyone to live up to these in their day to day work – no matter what you do and where you are in the organisation.

Learn more about Vestas at www.vestas.com and follow us on our social media channels.