Lead Parts Engineer


  • Chennai, India
Lead Parts Engineer
Job Posted : Aug 19th, 2021

Job Description

Parts & MDM Support Under Service Product Lifecycle management is responsible for handling the complete lifecycle of the parts and Technical specs used in Wind turbines, which are maintained via focused service contracts. Moreover the department enables geographically-dispersed, multi-disciplinary, teams to strategically collaborate with partners and customers using trusted, up-to-date product information.

The department is responsible for delivering supply chain agility, business continuity solutions, data governance and traceability provided by the department enables Vestas as an Organization to bring down costs, accelerate time to market, and deliver the highest levels of quality and compliance on the parts and technical specifications.

The main function areas of the department pertains to BOM management, Change and configuration management, Product Data & Variability Management, Service Process Management , Project and design Collaboration , Governance and Workflow.


  • Supervise the team in Parts & MDM department for handling the activities related to Global Repair operations implementation in PTC Windchill and SAP.
  • Technical evaluation of the Change request in PTC Windchill.
  • Coordinate with the PE Team in DK and Chennai to understand the System Technical Requirements for the Repair Solutions.
  • Coordinate with the Lubeck team and Respective RPM’s to understand the System Technical Requirements for the Repair Solutions.
  • Lead and Coordinate the Repair Screening Board for incoming Problem Reports.
  • Monitor the performance for the team and present weekly reports.
  • Maintain the KPI’s for Progress and report if some deviations are to be observed.
  • Propose system and Process improvement Ideas on the System Implementation of Global Repair Operations.
  • Acts as an interface between the execution team and the Request Proposer.

Qualifications And Experiences:-

  • An Engineering Graduate with minimum of 6 years of working experience.
  • Experience within PLM (Windchill preferred) and SAP Material master module.
  • Min 2 years of experience in Wind Turbines industry.
  • Overall technical experience & exposure in handling technical aspects related to material specifications, PLM , SAP MM and Documentation.
  • Actual wind turbine Site experience will be an added advantage.
  • Minimum a bachelor/master in relevant area, e.g. Electrical , Electronics Mechanical or Mechatronic.
  • Some experience with leadership would be advantageous (small team handling, project or similar).
  • Experience within standardization, modularization and engineering change management.


  • Believe in our values of Collaboration, Simplicity and Accountability.
  • High level of aspiration and are able to improve the existing while maintaining operation.
  • Customer-oriented and have the ability to understand the complete business value chain.
  • Finding it exciting and interesting to work with other people in a large organization.
  • Capable of building up an intensive network across cultures and time zones.
  • Profound communication and presentation skills.
  • Focus on processes and like to get things structured.
  • Experience in change management.


  • 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.

Learn more about Vestas at www.vestas.com and follow us on our social media channels.