Motor Specialist-Mechanical

What do we offer?


Do you Dream, love challenges and enjoy creating something new ? Then this position is for You !

This position is in the India Tech Center with office in Chennai, India. The Tech Center takes care of Solar Pumps with detailed design, technology and product platform support for existing and new product development.

The Tech Center is a part of Solar India Business and this position will work closely together with peers in Denmark. Solar India Project 

This job focuses on design, development and PLM of all aspects of electrical control systems and electronics equipment, as needed in Grundfos products, for Solar pumps.

You will be working with PLC based hardware and software, motor controller systems (VFDs), connectivity components (modems, gateways etc.), responsible for the design, implementation, integration and improvement activities relating to test facilities for electrical equipment, instrumentation. In this position, the engineer will exercise the use of state-of-Art tools to design, verify and optimize control schemes, functionality and performances.

Grundfos solutions typically have focus on energy efficiency and this Project would also focus on cost optimization.

We offer a challenging workplace with excellent professional and personal development opportunities in an inspiring, international work environment with the world’s leading pump manufacturer and industry leading experts. We value initiative, responsibility and the right balance between creativity and quality in all solutions. 



What is the job about?


You will have understanding and knowledge in application of relevant submersed applications, water based sliding bearings, shaft seal principle and shaft seal principle
Fluid flow in a submersed motor, cooling and ability to calculate on thermal issues, plug/cable solutions used for submersed applications including electrical safety, 3D CAD competences to review 3D models and drawings, GPS to understand Grundfos drawings when comparing with alternative solutions and corrosion in water related to the water types in the market and basic production methods related to sheet metal processes in stainless steel, welding, deep drawing, rolling ect typically used in the submersed motor design.
Basics of international standards and approvals and ability to understand and interpret a standard drinking water approval requirements
magnets and how to build them in encapsulation/protection against water based corrosion, molding/filling process to secure a submersed stator,Judge suitability and legal demands of structural elements in installation.Evaluate best practice installation solutions


What do you need to apply? 


You have a Mechanical Engineering Degree and a deep understanding of motors with 8-12 years of work experience. You speak and write English fluently.


Additional information:


This position will be based in Chennai 

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Grundfos is an Equal Opportunity Employer.


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