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Lead Engineer - CAP

Requisition ID:  21251

Chennai, TN, IN

Work experience:  Professional
Type of position:  Full-Time

Vestas Factory

Lead Engineer - CAP 
IN, Chennai | Professional | Full-Time 
| ID: 21251 

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!


Applications, Controls & Electrical > Software Applications & Electronics > CAP Customization


SAE team is responsible for delivering optimized and trusted control solutions for our Wind Turbines including the functional safety. This includes the real-time communication backbone that ties all the distributed control nodes together, the real time operating system of the control nodes and the high-level functionality that control all operation in the turbine. SAE is responsible for maintaining the man machine & plant interface, service functionality, sensing (wind, azimuth, yawing, tower acceleration), AUX power supply & backup. We are a team of around 200+ engineers spread between Denmark, Portugal & India working in a highly innovative technology-centric and process motivated environment


  • Tech leadership for Creating or Update of TPS technical purchase specifications for LV Panels & LV cables
  • Verify and provide input for Electrical documentations like panel layout, electrical diagrams etc
  • Guide in design of verification plans, procedures, reports, review or update Service & Installation procedures
  • Lead / facilitate supplier interaction for type / routine test on LV panels & LV cables
  • Responsible for the work documented according to Vestas way to market process in control and auxiliary power area.
  • Exposure to EMC / EMI needs to the product
  • Collaboration with entire value chain (Space claim, Cross Function Review & Tech reviews)


  • Bachelor's / Master's degree in Electrical / EEE / Similar specialization
  • Min 8+ years of experience in electrical engineering designing and building of LV electrical systems
  • Hands on experience on PTC windchill PDM link, Change management system
  • Hands on experience on Electrical drafting tools like Eplan, SEE electrical
  • Hands on experience on RCA / DFMA/FMEA tools is added advantage
  • Experience on PTC windchill / PDM link


  • Very good understanding of International standards such as IEC (60204-1 Machine directive), UL, CCC etc
  • Hands on experience on Electrical drafting tools like Eplan, SEE electrical
  • Good in tools such as RCA / DFMA/FMEA. Should have min 2 to 3 hands on experience on RCA / DFMA /FMEA
  • Understanding of product development with knowledge of design phases from concept to validation & improvement
  • Experience with Jira and agile methodologies and project management
  • Innovative English skills (speaking and writing)
  • Experience on change management system

What We Offer

We offer an exciting job with great opportunities for professional and personal development in an inspiring environment at an established wind turbine producer. We value initiative, responsibility, involvement and the right balance between creativity and quality in all solutions. You will become part of a highly professional environment with a professional technical commitment. Vestas is growing and developing, and so is the project management organization. We want you to grow with us.


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 January 2022.

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.