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Vestas Factory

Lead Grid Interconnection Engineer 
IN, Chennai | Professional | Full-Time 
| ID: 9356 

Power Solutions is where new product ideas and technologies are developed, matured, tested and improved. To put it short, we in Vestas Power Solutions are the cornerstone of Vestas - we are shaping the future of modern products.


Global Technical Sales, Global EBop Engineering, Grid Interconnection


Product Management drives Vestas' Product Strategy making sure that Vestas always has the right competitive product offerings to stay ahead of competitors. Product Management has a global reach into our sales regions, including responsibility for technical sales and bid management, Wind & Site Engineering, and Balance of Plant and SCADA Engineering.
Grid Interconnection team is based in Singapore and Chennai. This team is one of the functions in product management. Our role is to support the global Technical Sales Management organization for Wind and hybrid power plant grid interconnection studies and grid code compliance.



  • Simulation and modelling of the wind or hybrid Power Plant including WTG, PV and storage
  • Studying grid interconnection requirement and grid codes
  • Analyzing site specific grid interconnection solutions
  • Design or review the design for the BoP (balance of plant) for wind power plant
  • Lead a group of engineers on one of the technical specialized area like harmonic, weak grid connection assessment, system impact analysis, BoP optimization or SSCI
  • Development of the tools, methods and process related to the power system analysis studies.
  • Presentations and meeting with Grid operators/customers for project specific needs
  • Work in close co-ordination with the Regional Technical Sale support team
  • Report writing



  • You hold a B.E./B.Tech, Masters in power system or PhD with application to the power systems  
  • Minimum Industry experience of 5 years. Out of which 2 years in renewable grid interconnection 
  • You possess excellent communication skills
  • You speak and write English fluently



  • Knowledge of simulation tools like PSS/E Power Factory, PSCAD, or equivalent
  • Experience of working for substation design and power system analysis
  • Solid electrical engineering background in relation to the substation engineering, Load flows, short circuit, transient analysis, harmonic assessment, relay settings and co-ordinations and BoP
  • You are pro-active, self-driven and result oriented attitude
  • Good at using MS-OFFICE products (WORD, EXCEL, POWER POINT etc)


What We Offer

We offer a very exciting job in a flat, multi-cultural and dynamic department focusing on reaching world class results. To us, it is all about knowing the market and our customers, defining the right solutions and getting it done - all in the best possible way. We would like you to participate in that mission.


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 24th Aug '2020

About Vestas

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 113 GW of wind turbines in 81 countries, we have installed more wind power than anyone else. 

Through our industry-leading smart data capabilities and unparalleled more than 96 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 25.000 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. 

We invite you to learn more about Vestas by visiting our website at www.vestas.com and following us on our social media channels.