Power System Analysis - Specialist

Requisition ID:  36458

Chennai, TN, IN

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

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!


Plant & Energy Solutions > Global Power Plant Solutions > Grid Interconnection Excellence


Global Power Plant Solutions (GPPS) is a part of Product Strategy & Integration that enables Vestas' Product Strategy making sure that Vestas always has the right comprehensive product offerings to stay ahead of competitors. GPPS has a global reach into regions to support on electrical analysis for plants, BoP and grid compliance assessment, along with co-ordination among regions for knowledge sharing and training on various topic of interests. 
Grid Interconnection Excellent within GPPS team has footprint in Chennai and Denmark. This is functional growth arm of GPPS with experts from industry that make direct impact for plant grid interconnection in complex grid condition using new technologies and solutions. Our role is to support the Vestas regional teams for Wind and hybrid power plant grid interconnection studies and grid code compliance solutions.



  • Your main responsibility will be to support the Vestas Technical Sales globally for grid interconnection issues and analysis various aspect of the WPP to meet the grid interconnection requirements mainly focused on wind power plant

  • Simulation and modelling of the wind or hybrid Power Plant including WTG, PV and battery storage (knowledge of grid forming solution is advantage)

  • Studying grid interconnection requirement and grid codes compliance

  • Implementing site specific grid interconnection solutions

  • Design or review the design for the BoP (balance of plant) for wind power plant

  • Provide training to the reginal engineers in power systems analysis

  • Assist in development of tools and automation of the calculation methods

  • Presentations and meeting with Grid operators/customers for project specific needs

  • Work in close co-ordination with the Regional Technical Sale support team and other global functions for site specific solutions

  • Technical Report writing



  • Bachelors / Masters in power system or PhD with application to the power systems or power electronics  

  • Minimum 10+yrs industry experience Out of which minimum 6 years in Power system analysis

  • Expert level knowledge of PSCAD or PSS/E or PF

  • Able to understand and interpretate complex grid code requirements

  • Proven track record in the power systems modelling and analysis along with expert level knowledge in any one of the areas including hybrid plant analysis using PV inverter and BESS modelling, weak grid analysis, system impact assessment, harmonic assessment and filter design, P2X system assessment, off-grid system modelling and assessment 

  • Product knowledge of STATCOM/synchronous condenser/SVC/HVDC system design and control/BESS system (with Grid forming technology) is advantage

  • Experience of substation design and protection design is advantage

  • Experience in renewable grid interconnection analysis for compliance assessment is advantage



  • Be an excellent team member and process oriented person while performing the Job

  • Ability to use multiple tools and knowledge of automation methods is advantage

  • Should have creative and result oriented attitude

  • Should possess good communication and presentation skills

  • You speak and write English fluently

  • Able to train new engineers


What We Offer
We offer a very exciting job in a flat, multi-cultural and diverse 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 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 Sept 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 www.vestas.com 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.