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Engineer - CAD Hub

Requisition ID:  26751

Chennai, TN, IN

Work experience:  Professional
Type of position:  Full-Time
Job Function: 

 Vestas Factory

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!


Aerodynamic & Mechanical > Hub Module > Blade Bearing


Aerodynamics & Mechanical is a part of Vestas Power Solutions, which is the cornerstone of Vestas. Through innovation, development, and continuous product improvement we develop the products and technologies that reduce the cost of energy and bring the highest possible value to our customers and to Vestas. To put it short: Vestas Power Solutions develops the wind power systems of the future. The Hub Module is a part of Aerodynamics & Mechanical and has sites in both Denmark, India, and Portugal. The module is fully responsible for the competences, design, specification, and documentation of the hydraulic blade pitching function in the wind turbine. This includes design and analysis from the early concept study for new turbines to the final specification for production. Additionally, we are also looking ahead to verify new technologies such that these can be part of future turbine project. The Hub team is also providing technologies in the areas of blade bearings and hub design and service.
You will join a very international team, that is in India, Denmark, and Portugal. The team support each other and take great pride in developing the best solutions. We live the Vestas values: Accountability, Collaboration, Simplicity and Enthusiasm which form the backbone for our culture of seeking for world class.



  • Identify the detailed value chain requirements and changes at the start of the project

  • Develop 3D models and 2D drawings using Creo parametric with highest possible degree of standardization and reuse of know design and components

  • Define GPS on drawings reflecting manufacturing standards

  • Ensure cost-efficient design and usage of standard parts as well as manufacturing standards

  • Embed relevant design and production knowledge into CAD by defining master models (parametrical models) and design guidelines/ checklists

  • Develop the CAD design engineering competencies at Vestas to increase work quality and efficiency

  • Enable delivery of work packages in time and on quality through transparent standard workflows

  • Propel technical functional standards, accountable for definition on technology strategy & definition of cost / product performance levels



  • Master's / Bachelor's in Mechanical / Structural / Aeronautical / Automobile / Similar Specialization

  • Minimum 3 years' experience in design and development of innovative mechanical systems / complex products 

  • Experience in Computer Aided Design tools (Creo), Product Data Management (PDM Link), Jira

  • Knowledge in Engineering Change Management (ECR), EN and ISO standards related to mechanical component design Systems Engineering experience

  • Certification favoured, e.g. INCOSE or formal training

  • Good Business and Value chain understanding

  • Knowledge of system engineering tools like DFMEA, HSE assessments, requirement specifications etc

  • Knowledge of Agile development methodologies and tools (e.g. Scrum)


  • Can develop innovative solutions to the questions we face when performing these investigates / development / introduction of new tools / processes into our workflow

  • Have a solid understanding of mechanical systems tom model new and change existing CAD models

  • Efficiently communicate with the engineering team

  • Are committed to encouraging the innovative in Wind Turbine CAD technology

  • Like to work with complex engineering problems and have a creative approach to new opportunities

  • Take pride in initiating and coordinating technology development projects through a large organization

  • Project Management or business education/experience

  • Experience within other large corporate organizations

  • Have good communication skills and are fluent in English (speaking and writing)


What We Offer

We offer an exciting job with great opportunities for professional and personal development in an inspiring environment at the energy industry's global partner on sustainable energy solutions. We value quality, initiative, responsibility, and creativity in all solutions. You will become part of a highly professional environment with a significant technical commitment. You will face a exciting workday where you will a key member in various projects. Join Vestas and you will find yourself working in a spirit of worldwide collaboration while enjoying the knowledge that you are making a positive difference.


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 August 2022.


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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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