Technical Software Specialist

Requisition ID:  33373

Chennai, TN, IN

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

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!


Global Service Commercial & Products > Covento > COVENTO Business Development


If you have ever wondered how your skillsets can be a part of the climate solution and grow your career- Covento is for you. We need people who are willing to roll up their sleeves, creative, problem solvers, and bring the efficiencies and simplicities of technology to a space that is long overdue for it. 
Our goal: a place where all buyers in the renewable space (field engineers, procurement professionals, O&M professionals, etc), can find everything from consumables to highly technical parts and services across multiple sellers. We are seeking an experienced Software Engineer with specialization on backend software development. In this role you will design software solutions and develop code, write unit test cases that ensures quality and health of overall Covento Software System, ensuring 99.99 % availability.

This role requires coding, design and analytical skills and will report directly to the Director of Software Engineering of Covento and work closely with the Product Management Team, third-party development team, Buyer Engagement, & Seller Development to ensure quality software product development and best in class customer experience.


  • Design and develop quality software solutions for ecommerce B2B marketplace platform based on business requirements
  • Working with leadership and cross functional teams to ensure business requirements are met effectively
  • Ownership of software deliverables, peer reviewer, hands on person
  • Demonstrate advanced troubleshooting skills, ensures quality software product delivery
  • Design and document software technical designs
  • Work closely with other development team, architecture team, testing team to ensure overall product quality
  • Must be flexible and ability with work with partners across departments and outside, across different cultures


  • Master’s degree in computer science or related field
  • 10+ years of hands-on experience on Software design and development
  • Good working knowledge around Linux Systems, AMQP techniques, SQL, noSQL, Microservices, REST APIs
  • Building secured application on - AWS, Azure and GCP, Implementing IT Security standards similar of ISO 27001
  • Experience working with Enterprise / opensource Magento, Headless, GraphQL , Salesforce APEX flows 
  • Experience in one or more of the following programming languages: PHP, Python, Java, Golang, Kotlin
  • Ability to work independently as well as on team, Mentors team members , good communication skills
  • Worked with Analytics , understand IT Security frameworks , data privacy rules
  • Experience in writing middleware logic using Microsoft Azure services, Cloud Storage, Magento, Salesforce, Mirakl, Adobe Analytics, CRM, SAP ERP, external payment provider systems, Tax engines


  • Excellent at working cross functional with different stakeholders at different organizational levels
  • Strong passion for secured software systems and processes, with the balance of leveraging what exists and breaking and building new when it makes the most sense
  • Values productivity and efficiency over activity. Willing to roll up your sleeves and create something new to proactively problem solve
  • Has a strong bias for action and ability to continually optimize in real time as software system evolves
  • Values clarity and collaborations with peers and employees, ensuring success for the entire organization, not just for the individual or department
  • Data-driven mindset. Always look for data upfront supporting the decisions and the design as well as design for that all solutions, no matter small or large, can be monitored after implementation
  • Not afraid of taking and communicating difficult decision /setbacks to higher management to ensure software quality

What we offer

You will join a team of aspirational and solution-oriented colleagues with mindset to be a part of the climate solution and bring exponential commercial impact to Vestas. We have a team culture that facilitates customer experience, encourages innovation, is diverse, and expect software engineers and management alike to take a high level of ownership for the product vision, technical architecture, and quality product development. We work hard and are focused on bringing value, creative problem solving, and building something new. Our goals are high, the organizational support is significant, and we break rules when it makes sense for our customers and for the business. 


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 September 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. 
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