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Lead Loads Engineer - Offshore

Requisition ID:  22073

Chennai, TN, IN

Work experience:  Professional
Type of position:  Full-Time

Vestas Factory

Lead Loads Engineer - Offshore 
IN, Chennai | Professional | Full-Time 
| ID: 22073 

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!

Global Operations Engineering > Service Industrialization > Siting & Loads


We are a versatile organization that primarily focuses on providing specialized support to the Siting organization to provide special support on Load assessment, Computational Fluid Dynamics, and Hybrid projects. We are a 11-member team with high level of motivation and enthusiasm towards our work. We are in a journey towards growing as a functional relevant skills and are looking forward for the right people to assist us achieve our goals.


  • Performing the Loads assessment/ mitigation strategies to support sales by providing site specific design assessments
  • Responsible to implement projects in alignment with TL/STL/FL
  • Contribute to process improvements with innovative solutions
  • Solid focus on the task and to quality & collaborate well with colleagues and stakeholders
  • You will be responsible for monitoring and controlling the workload distribution, quality deliverables from rest of the team
  • You will be responsible for optimizing process, propose automation ideas and improve idea optimizations
  • Initiate, improve technical improvements & actively be part of the expert forums & maintain close collaboration with global load anchors


  • Master's / Bachelor's in Mechanical / Aero-structural / similar engineering
  • 8 to 12 years of overall industry experience with at least 5+ year relevant experience in WTG / offshore engineering
  • 4+ years of experience in load assessment
  • Programming experience in Delphi/ MATLAB / Python
  • Experience in project planning is an added advantage


  • Proven documented history of implementing the projects as per guidelines & processes from a load & Control perspective
  • Hands-on experience on loads evaluation for standard platform turbines or turbines designed for site specific climatic conditions
  • Experience with the tools Flex5, Bladed or HAWC2 (aero-elastic simulations)
  • Efficient competencies within innovative simulations of mechanical systems
  • Knowledge of turbine design standards(IEC, DIBT etc), control of mechanical systems & WTG component experience calculations
  • Experience in scrum setup following milestones and meeting deadlines
  • Knowledge of offshore foundation (or structures) is beneficial
  • Knowledge of hydrodynamic loading

What We Offer

Do you want to have an important part in shaping the wind turbines of tomorrow and the processes related to this? Do you have the right mindset and relevant experience? If yes, here is the ideal opportunity for you! Come and join our mission as Engineer - Loads in one of the key areas of Global siting. we offer an exciting job with good opportunities for professional and personal development in an inspiring, innovative, motivated and international work environment. We highly value initiative, responsibility and the right balance between creativity and quality in all solutions. You will have good opportunities to build your career in Vestas, when demonstrating aspiration, capacity and potential.

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 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.