Lead Engineer - Quality

Requisition ID:  50104

Chennai, TN, IN

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

Vestas Factory

Vestas Power Solutions is the R&D function of Vestas. Through innovation, development and continuous 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. Within Vestas Power Solution business unit, the department Control Hardware Module is responsible for the design and development of Low Voltage control panels and the control system across various sections of Wind Turbine.


Applications, Controls & Electrical > Control Hardware > Quality & Lifecycle Management


Control Hardware module is inclusive of several submodules explicit to each section of Wind Turbine. Control Hardware Module: Quality & LCM is a part of ACE organization in Vestas Power Solutions (Vestas R&D). Vestas Power Solutions is a business unit where new product ideas are developed, matured, improved, maintained and tested.

Vestas Power Solutions operates on a global scale with more than 2,100 employees. You will be part of Quality sub module and responsible for Quality improvement projects, Continuous Improvement Projects, LPF Projects and Closed loop quality in design through DMAIC, DFMEA usage and other related tools.



  • Guide team to execute the quality findings towards the solution
  • Bring new Quality techniques to ensure positive approach to reduce quality defects
  • Support team in maintaining and providing Data Analysis for Alarms, material and CIM for Control Hardware components
  • Organize Meeting with Sub module owners to get update on the follow up actions, present Quality dashboard and emphasis preventive Action to quality defects prevent in future
  • LPF forecasting and strategy to reduce LPF in module
  • Coordination between stakeholders outside module and submodule engineers in quality improvement projects such as CIM, LPF and supplier improvement tasks, etc
  • Be the ambassador for quality related requirement activities.



  • Bachelor's or Master's degree in electrical engineering
  • 10years of experience in Wind Turbine designing Electrical components
  • Have good Knowledge/interest to learn control hardware components in Wind turbine
  • Advanced experience in quality assurance and is well-qualified in its processes and procedures
  • Creative, Motivated, Good Communication skills (spoken and written) required
  • Knowledge in Electrical design and specification in compliant to the relevant international standards
  • Knowledge of Wind turbines and Electrical components
  • Capable of delivering short term results without losing the long-term vision
  • Quality mindset



  • Compile and interpret information regarding LPF, CIM, S-RCA & CLQ
  • Be able to write clear, informative reports that highlight the main findings and focus
  • Have the ability to discuss quality issues and how to accomplish preventive solution / process with other stake holders
  • Your analytical skills in combination with your technical and value chain understanding enable you to identify and prioritize design drivers and to find the optimum technical solution within the given boundaries
  • Thanks to your pro-active and motivated personality, you achieve your results by setting the direction, defining and organizing tasks by importance, and making sure that necessary decisions are taken With your structured and organized way of working your plan and prioritize the tasks while at the same time keeping the focus on the overall targets
  • Your organizational and communicative skills allow you to achieve your results through international and multi-disciplinary teams that involve colleagues from various parts of Vestas as well as supply partners globally
  • Knowledge to handle task in Vestas ERP systems
  • Structured, open-minded, trustworthy, efficient, communicative


What we offer

We offer an exciting job with great opportunities for professional and personal growth in an inspiring environment. You will join an international environment, where you will collaborate with various stakeholders in various jurisdictions. You will gain relevant work experience and know-how on doing business on a global scale. You will become part of a qualified team

with high work ethics and a good social spirit. We highly value initiative, responsibility and the right balance between creativity and quality in all solutions.


Additional Information

Your primary workplace will be Vestas India, Chennai.

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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 173 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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