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Lead Specialist - Design for Excellence / Digital Manufacturing

Requisition ID:  25522

Chennai, TN, IN

Work experience:  Specialist
Type of position:  Full-Time

Vestas Factory

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!


Quality Improvements and Processes > New Product Master > Man.Readiness - TOW, EL & Simulation


Manufacturing Readiness Tower, Electrical & Simulation is part of the New Product Master department and has the responsibility of verifying the design of new Vestas' WTG products including maturing the manufacturing for our serial producing factories.



  • Create detailed technical scope document incorporating work breakdown structure (WBS), time estimations, budget requirement, Interdependencies, intended output results to carry out Virtual Assembly process validation 

  • Carry out Virtual time study,  Virtual Process plan (Xbom Creation), Virtual Design Review independently 

  • Adhering to the standards, guidelines, and processes to deliver great quality of the deliverables 

  • Execution process includes but not limited to collect & understand the required inputs  

  • Carry out support XBOM Creation, Virtual Time Study, Virtual Design Review,  Virtual assembly process validation (DFx ) 

  • Both static & dynamic simulation with respect to the interaction between product, process, Tools  & and facility details, facility validation, Identification of the build issues, generation of the solution from Design 

  • Process change perspective,  stakeholder update and secure implementation of the solution into the product/process design 

  • Implement by collaborating with various value chain stakeholders namely NPM, Production Engineering, PEX, Engineering Development, Modules, Construction, Service & others for productive product build 


  • Bachelor's / Master's in Mechanical / Manufacturing / Production / Similar engineering specialization  

  • Overall 20+ years of experience & 6+ years of relevant experience in Shop floor experience in Manufacturing Assembly line in production / Process design engineering in WTG or Heavy engineering

  • Experience on Virtual time study is essential 

  • High level of proficiency in DFx guidelines per regulatory standards specific to various geographical regions 

  • Experience to work in Agile methodology environment 

  • Proven history of delivering one stop solution with the vision of eliminating / significantly reducing the build issues

  • Adherence to the quality standards on Virtual time study, Virtual process plan and work to exceed the expectations 

  • To support population of data in corporate resource library on various Tools (3D) & motivation to reduce Assembly Process variation for a given product line across various geographical region 

  • Participate in DVPL / PVPL / D-FMEA / P-FMEA discussion


  • Good Leadership and influencing capabilities within a matrix organization

  • Know how to handle your stakeholders efficiently by building and maintaining relations

  • Mandatory Hands-on experience in Digital Manufacturing technology suite of product (preferably Siemens Teamcenter Manufacturing / Technomatics suite) with focus on solution is mandatory: 4 Years Minimum 

  • Requires CAD Design Experience in PTC Creo/Catia & ability to handle all types of CAD data translation 

  • Speak and write English at a high-level competency in additional languages is advantageous

  • Constantly propel efficiency improvement, guide time reduction, Innovation & new technology adoption towards Industry 4.0 perspective 

  • To create various specific guidelines / standards and work with subject matter experts towards its approval and implementation  

  • Assure integrated product and process development through technical reviews and be part of decision making 

  • Assure build to print for (early development stages until) series production 


What We Offer

We offer an exciting job with good opportunities for professional and personal development in an inspiring environment as part of a global wind turbine manufacturer. 
You will become part of a highly professional environment with a broad interface and work closely with colleagues from all parts and levels of the organization. Its a lifetime opportunity to be part of & aspiration towards Vestas Visualization Strategy. To work on innovative technology for a Wind energy major. 


Additional Information
Your primary workplace will be in Chennai, India.
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. 
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