IN, Chennai | Professional | Full-Time | ID: 21624
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!
Applications, Controls & Electrical > Converter & Electrical Module > Switchgear & Cables
Vestas Power Solutions is where new product ideas or technologies are matured, developed, tested and improved. To put it short, Vestas Power Solutions is the cornerstone of Vestas. We are shaping the future of modern energy.
The Switchgear and Cables team is part of Vestas Converter & Electrical Engineering Module in R&D organization Vestas Power Solutions. The team is an essential contributor in making the current and future wind turbines more efficient and cost effective by developing electrical components such as switchgears and cables. This is done by being responsible for development and maintenance of the components according to the full value chain requirements. The daily work will be within a broad network of stakeholders and electrical specialists so you can set the standard for tomorrows design.
Conceptual design & specification of HV Equipment
Create requirement specification for HV Switchgears & Cables
Conduct peer & technical reviews according to the design project model & approve test/ validation of prototypes
Supplier management, review of suppliers design, suppliers tests & design verification reports
Set targets for how to qualify components & create test verification procedures
Provide technical support to strategic purchaser in evaluating supplier performance
Participate in QA Audits at suppliers facilities & Implementation of equipment into our turbine platform
Minimum Master's / Bachelor's in Marine / Mechanical/Electrical Engineering / Service Engineering or similar
Practical experience in HV equipment, design on HV power systems (Switchgear / Cable)
Experienced in writing design specifications & verification reports
Structured, open-minded, trusted, aspirational, communicative, self-motivated & robust
Good at presenting technical material to peers and management
Willing to travel (25-30 days in a year)
Can see the value of international collaboration with colleagues all over the world
Can confront new opportunities with positivity, creativity, and a natural ability for innovation
Thrive with varied tasks and frequent changes in a global environment
Its innovative & through others in large-scale development projects
Knowledge in CREO & Windchill is good to have
Professional in written & verbal
What We Offer
We offer a true global opportunity in a project-oriented organization with good opportunities for cross-disciplinary and personal development, where emphasis is placed on the right balance between creativity and quality in all solutions. You will benefit from working at a high professional level and with a solid technical commitment in a very inspiring environment. You will be directly involved and propel the development of a core system in a wind turbine.
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 December 2021
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.