Asst Lead / Lead Engineer – FEA (Structural Design)


  • Chennai, India
Asst Lead / Lead Engineer – FEA (Structural Design)
Job Posted : Mar 31st, 2023

Job Description


  • Your tasks will vary in complexity and nature but will mostly focus on design and design optimization of the components we develop
  • Clarifying design requirements with all relevant stakeholders
  • Define and design interfaces to other systems
  • Design specifications/requirements from top level specification down to building block
  • Design functionality with value chain perspective
  • Design performance and reliability including lifetime estimates of the design based on data
  • Design risk and safety associated to the design
  • Cooperate with experts in other engineering disciplines, such as structures, electrical, loads and control
  • Create and maintain documentation towards the design
  • To contribute to meet the constant task of designing larger and more complex wind turbine structures, within increasingly tighter time and cost constraints
  • You’ll also be expected to bring a spirit of innovation and healthy skepticism with respect to the way we plan and carry out our work

Qualification And Experience:-

  • Master’s / Bachelor’s in Mechanical / Structural / Similar specialization
  • Minimum combined +7 years relevant experience in design and development of dynamic mechanical systems
  • Finite Element Analysis (FEA); e.g., Ansys
  • Proficient at coding within a common scripting language (e.g., Python, MATLAB)
  • A good understanding of static and dynamic behavior of mechanical structures
  • Experience with Systems Engineering will be good to have
  • Experience in wind turbine design and 3rd party certification will be good to have
  • Modular product development


  • Have an eye for detail to pick up on the array of software tools and processes we currently use in our workflow
  • Can develop innovative solutions to the tasks we face when performing these investigates, up to and including development or introduction of new tools or processes into our workflow
  • Like to work with complex engineering problems and have a creative approach to new tasks
  • Have great communication skills in English, written and verbal to liaise with various stakeholders on different levels within the organization
  • Motivated, result oriented and have a solid sense of responsibility
  • Knowledge of Agile development methodologies (e.g., SCRUM) and JIRA
  • Project Management or business education/experience
  • Experience within other large corporate organizations


  • 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.