Lead Engineer – Design for Excellence


  • Chennai, India
Lead Engineer – Design for Excellence
Job Posted : Jul 1st, 2022

Job Description

Manufacturing Readiness Tower, Electrical & Simulation is part of the New Product Master department and has the responsibility of verifying the design of new Vestas’ WTG products including maturing the manufacturing for our serial producing factories.


  • Create detailed technical scope document incorporating work breakdown structure (WBS), time estimations, budget requirement, Interdependencies, intended output results to carry out Virtual Assembly process validation
  • Carry out Virtual time study,  Virtual Process plan (Xbom Creation), Virtual Design Review independently
  • Adhering to the standards, guidelines, and processes to deliver great quality of the deliverables
  • Execution process includes but not limited to collect & understand the required inputs, Carry out
  • Support XBOM Creation, Virtual Time Study, Virtual Design Review,  Virtual assembly process validation (DFx )
  • Both static & dynamic simulation with respect to the interaction between product, process, Tools  & and facility details, facility validation, Identification of the build issues, generation of the solution from Design
  • Process change perspective,  stakeholder update and secure implementation of the solution into the product/process design
  • Implement by collaborating with various value chain stakeholders namely NPM, Production Engineering, PEX, Engineering Development, Modules, Construction, Service & others for productive product build

Qualifications And Experiences:-

  • Bachelor’s / Master’s in Mechanical / Manufacturing / Production / Similar engineering specialization
  • Overall 10+ years of experience & 4+ years of relevant experience in Shop floor experience in Manufacturing Assembly line in production / Process design engineering in WTG or Heavy engineering
  • Experience on Virtual time study is essential
  • High level of proficiency in DFx guidelines per regulatory standards specific to various geographical regions
  • Experience to work in Agile methodology environment
  • Proven history of delivering one stop solution with the vision of eliminating / significantly reducing the build issues
  • Adherence to the quality standards on Virtual time study, Virtual process plan and work to exceed the expectations
  • To support population of data in corporate resource library on various Tools (3D) & motivation to reduce Assembly Process variation for a given product line across various geographical region
  • Participate in DVPL / PVPL / D-FMEA / P-FMEA discussion


  • Good Leadership and influencing capabilities within a matrix organization
  • Know how to handle your stakeholders efficiently by building and maintaining relations
  • Mandatory Hands-on experience in Digital Manufacturing technology suite of product (preferably Siemens Teamcenter Manufacturing / Technomatics suite) with focus on solution is mandatory: 4 Years Minimum
  • Requires CAD Design Experience in PTC Creo/Catia & ability to handle all types of CAD data translation
  • Speak and write English at a high-level competency in additional languages is advantageous
  • Constantly propel efficiency improvement, guide time reduction, Innovation & new technology adoption towards Industry 4.0 perspective
  • To create various specific guidelines / standards and work with subject matter experts towards its approval and implementation
  • Assure integrated product and process development through technical reviews and be part of decision making
  • Assure build to print for (early development stages until) series production


  • Chennai, India.

Company Overview:-

Vestas is proud to be the energy industry’s global partner on sustainable energy solutions. We design, manufacture, install, and service wind turbines across the globe, and we have installed more wind power than anyone else.

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.