Specialist / Lead Grid Interconnection Engineer job at Chennai

  • Full Time
  • Chennai


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!


Product Solutions & Integration > Plant & Energy Solutions > Global Power Plant Solutions


Product Management propels Vestas’ Product Strategy making sure that Vestas always has the right motivated product offerings to stay ahead of competitors. Product Management has a global reach into our sales regions, including responsibility for technical sales and bid management, Wind & Site Engineering, and Balance of Plant and SCADA Engineering.
Power System Consulting team is based in Chennai. This team is one of the functions in product management. Our role is to support the global Technical Sales Management organization for Wind and hybrid power plant grid interconnection studies and grid code compliance.



Simulation and modelling of the wind Power Plant including WTG, PV and storage
Studying grid interconnection requirement and grid codes
Evaluating site specific grid interconnection solutions
Design or review the design for the BoP (balance of plant) for wind power plant
Presentations and meeting with Grid operators/customers for project specific needs
Work in close co-ordination with the Regional Technical Sale support team
Report writing


PhD / Bachelor’s / Master’s in Electrical / Power System/ Similar specializaion
Minimum industry experience of 10 years is required, out of which 5 years in renewable grid Interconnection
You possess good communication skills
You speak and write English fluently


Knowledge of simulation tools like PSS/E Power Factory, PSCAD, or equivalent
Experience of working for substation design and power system analysis
Solid electrical engineering background in relation to the substation engineering, Load flows, short circuit, transient analysis, relay settings and co-ordinations and BoP
You are pro-enthusiastic, innovative and result oriented attitude
Good at using MS-OFFICE products WORD, EXCEL, POWER POINT etc
What We Offer
We offer a very exciting job in a flat, multi-cultural and innovative department focusing on reaching world class results. To us, it is all about knowing the market and our customers, defining the right solutions and getting it done – all in the best possible way. We would like you to participate in that mission.

Additional Information
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 28th Febraury 2023.


About VestasVestas is the energy industry’s global partner on sustainable energy solutions. We are specialised in designing, manufacturing, installing, and servicing wind turbines, both onshore and offshore.  Across the globe, we have installed more wind power than anyone else. We consider ourselves pioneers within the industry, as we continuously aim to design new solutions and technologies to create a more sustainable future for all of us. With more than 145 GW of wind power installed worldwide and 40+ years of experience in wind energy, we have an unmatched track record demonstrating our expertise within the field.  With 29,000 employees globally, we are a diverse team united by a common goal: to power the solution – today, tomorrow, and far into the future.  Vestas promotes a diverse workforce which embraces all social identities and is free of any discrimination. We commit to create and sustain an environment that acknowledges and harvests different experiences, skills, and perspectives. We also aim to give everyone equal access to opportunity.  To learn more about our company and life at Vestas, we invite you to visit our website at http://www.vestas.com and follow us on our social media channels. We also encourage you to join our Talent Universe to receive notifications on new and relevant postings.

To apply for this job please visit careers.vestas.com.