Assistant Lead Engineer – Composite Design Analysis


  • Chennai, India
Assistant Lead Engineer – Composite Design Analysis
Job Posted : Jun 5th, 2023

Job Description


  • As part of Nacelle Cover you and team will be responsible for generating creative solutions to design challenges, to fulfill the product and technology road maps. It is essential to work closely with your team and the value chain in order to deliver effectively on projects
  • Perform design and development of composite components
  • Develop design interfaces to other systems
  • Perform FEA analysis and using ANSYS and able to justify the results
  • Develop the product design and deliver in each project milestone from G1 to G5
  • Being technical person responsible to plan and deliver the tasks according to VESTAS way to market strategy
  • Collaborate with stakeholders both Internal and external throughout value chain
  • Collaborate with team and guide them and teach them on the FEA part of product value when required
  • Responsible to guide CAD teams by describing the requirements to develop the design and work together to achieve the project milestones
  • Be the driver of design and development of composite panel and take a lead in technical deliverables
  • Be part of department strategic initiatives and cost out ideas generation and help department to reduce the DPC cost
  • Cooperate with experts in other engineering disciplines, such as structures, electrical, loads and control

Qualification And Experience:-

  • Master’s degree in mechanical engineering or bachelor’s degree in mechanical engineering and or equivalent.
  • Minimum 5 to 10 years of work experience preferably within wind industry
  • Expert knowledge in FEA Analysis, composite material behavior analysis would be an added advantage.
  • Expert knowledge Windchill, PDM process
  • Good understanding of ECM & change management process
  • Experience with composite design and development background is added advantage.
  • Knowledge in composite materials & manufacturing process
  • Knowledge in Systems engineering & fundamentals of wind turbine design and guidelines.
  • Good knowledge in DFMEA and having experience


  • Have an outgoing and enthusiastic personality, able to motivate your team through constructive criticism and understanding.
  • Quickly pick up on the array of software tools and processes we currently use in our workflow.
  • Have a good understanding of Engineering fundamentals and design knowledge in order to efficiently communicate with our team and stakeholders.
  • Develop innovative solutions to the problems we face, up to and including introduction of new tools and processes into our Agile workflow.
  • Have a solid understanding of composites panels design & development
  • Efficiently communicate with the Engineers & technical leads.
  • Have the patience to listen to, understand and respect your colleagues
  • Able to create design documentations DVRE , DVPR , DVPL, Requirement specification , DFMEA
  • Like to work with complex engineering problems and have a creative approach to new tasks
  • Experience with windchill and Jira
  • Knowledge of Agile development methodologies and tools (e.g., Scrum)
  • Project Management or business education/experience


  • Chennai, India.

Company Overview:-

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.