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Lead Engineer - Structural Design

Requisition ID:  26815
Location(s): 

Chennai, TN, IN Leça do Balio, Grande Porto, PT

Work experience:  Professional
Type of position:  Full-Time

 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 > Nacelle Module > Nacelle Structure & Internals


Vestas is the energy industry's global partner on sustainable energy solutions. We design, manufacture, install, and service wind turbines across the globe, and with more than 105 GW of wind turbines in 80 countries, we have installed more wind power than anyone else. Through our established smart data capabilities and more than 86 GW of wind turbines under service, we use data to interpret, forecast, and exploit wind resources and deliver best-in-class wind power solutions. Together with our customers, Vestas' more than 20k employees are bringing the world sustainable energy solutions to power a bright 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, and gives everyone equal access to opportunity. Vestas Power Solutions is the cornerstone of Vestas. Through innovation, development and continuous product improvement we build the products and technologies that reduce the cost of energy and bring the highest possible value to our customers. To put it short: Vestas Power Solutions develops the wind power systems of the future .
Part of the multi-disciplinary Nacelle Structure & Internals Sub module is a global team and has total of 18 Solid Structural/Mechanical engineers responsible as Technical leads, Funtionals leads and Design Engineers with FEA,CAD and ECM competences.

 

Responsibilities

  • Adept knowledge in Design specifications/requirements for Nacelle Structural  components

  • Ability to write requirements based on system engineering and identify impacts from/to other systems - Knowledge of system engineering tools like DFMEA, HSE assessments documentation

  • Adept knowledge on Design Requirements on Structural beams, Channels and its Load requirements ( Fatigue and Extreme ) 

  • Knowledge on Structural steel / beam and  its standards, Material properties, Load requirements and Surface treatments 

  • Experience on design and analysis from the early concept study for new turbines to the final specification for production

  • Manufacturing and Design for Assembly process understanding

  • Support ECM, NCR

  • Adept knowledge in Design performance and reliability including lifetime estimates of the design

  • Good level of knowledge in Design verification (incl. FEA), validation and reports and Product certification


Qualifications

  • Master's / Bachelor's in Mechanical / Structural / Aerospace/ similar fields

  • Minimum 7+ years of experience in structural design & analysis

  • Engineering change management

  • Accountability, with focus on the deliveries (time, cost, scope, quality)

  • Structural/Mechanical engineering and design

  • Structural analysis using FEA tools

  • Structural verification of bolt connections

  • Experience on steel structure material properties

  • Design norms and standards: Eurocodes, European standards, DNV standards


Competencies

  • Great technical knowledge in structural engineering

  • Solid leadership and organizational abilities

  • Willingness to build professional relationships with staff and clients

  • Engineering change management

  • Knowledge about extreme and fatigue analysis

  • Knowledge in system interface design & stakeholder management

  • Knowledge of system engineering tools like DFMEA, HSE assessments documentation


What We Offer

We offer a job where you will be involved in the development of new products and product upgrades for Vestas towards a greener future. Furthermore you'll encouraged on a daily basis to propose ideas that will make you to set your fingermark on improving product cost, efficiency of the Engineering work and processes. You will for sure enjoy the spirit and the positive attitude of the multicultural team you are going to be part of.


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 June 2022.

 


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. 
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.