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Senior Engineer

Requisition ID:  34160

Chennai, TN, IN

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

Vestas Factory

Vestas is the world leader in wind technology, 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!


Engineering & Business Service Center > Engineering > Manufacturing Design & EAM


Engineering function, having expertise in technical documentation, process and layout design, Tooling design, PDM and testing automation supports Vestas global strategies through process optimization, production support, test validation, cost control and E2E project management. We enact creative solutions and promote continuous improvement culture to make Vestas vision come true. 
This role is part of Manufacturing design and EAM team, where Factory layout creation/ revision through 2D and 3D applications along with process simulations are being worked out.



  • Responsible to design the optimal layout solution ensuring the Safety/Environmental and Ergonomics aspects are considered

  • Responsible to detail custom layout including floor plan, placement, routing, verification, and release of final database that connect systems and processes throughout a complex, industrial environment

  • Responsible to validate the input data for the layout engineering of the building (Process & Instrumentation Diagrams, equipment data, cable list, electrical load list, etc.), evaluates them and verifies their technical consistency

  • Responsible to design the pipes, and electrical cable trays in the 3D model if required and do an initial check of the consistency between the process & instrumentation diagrams and the 3D model

  • Responsible for Process simulation, 3D virtual factory creation using NX Line Designer and simulate production scenarios using PlantSIM

  • Responsible for all the related technical documents (progress reports, equipment introduction note, change impact analysis, design procedures, etc.)

  • Responsible to communicate the layout drawings to the various cross functional teams and coordinates the layout activities by ensuring compliance with the layout rules

  • Responsible for project execution through SAP/ERP/ECM systems

  • Contribute to cost reduction and improve quality through standardization and process efficiency improvements. Also contribute towards production flow optimization

  • Deliver the technical solution within quality, time and cost targets



  • Bachelor's degree in Industrial engineering (or) Bachelor's degree in Mechanical engineering or allied with experience in Industrial design

  • Minimum 5 years of experience in Plant layout design and layout detailing in both 3D and 2D environment

  • Experience in design and specification in compliant to the relevant international standards

  • Exposure to intercultural environment with solid stakeholder management experience



  • Good communication (Oral/ written)

  • Ability to read, understand and communicate Engineering drawings and technical specifications

  • PLM/ PDMlink exposure (Windchill or similar tool)

  • Exposure/ Experience in ACAD/ NX Line Designer/ Process Simulate/ PlantSIM applications

  • Proficient in Microsoft Project, Excel & Power point for reporting day to day progress

  • Project management - Exposure to Gate reviews/ Activities/ Deliverable framework


What We Offer
We offer an exciting position to desired candidate to work on ensuring the manufacturing of components for Wind turbine generators which is the progressing and promising source of present and future energy for the world. We offer an agile role to provide resourceful and futuristic solutions for interesting manufacturing issues arises in the factory. We offer the position to work with global factories with multi-cultural teams. Join Vestas and you'll cultivate your career in an inspiring environment at an established wind turbine producer, which has the desire to take on responsibility, and the right balance between creativity and quality in all solutions

Additional Information
Your primary workplace will be at 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 April 2023. 

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 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.