Share this Job

Project Planner

Requisition ID:  24562

Chennai, TN, IN

Work experience:  Professional
Type of position:  Full-Time
Job Function: 

 Vestas Factory

Professional | Full-Time

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!

Application, Controls & Electrical > Software Applications & Electronics > SW A&E Project Management


The Software Application and Electronics Project Management department consist of 9 highly skilled and experienced project managers in three different sites (India, Portugal and Denmark).The department is part of the Software Application and Electronics organization which are delivering the turbine infrastructure including SW, Electronics, Cables, Sensors, Panels and Power supplies. We have a efficient focus on continuous improvements and seek to optimize the way we work. The department has a mix of Technology development and Project execution.



  • Build project plans structure and ensure planning connection from Product Plans (A-Level)  to Team Delivery plans (C level)
  • Continuous monitoring of project plan fulfillment (A to C level dashboard) and timely reporting of project deviations
  • Mapping of project dependencies across teams/modules/value chain 
  • Being the point of contact for Project Skills team, in relation to tools and processes in the project planning area



  • Bachelor's or Master's degree within Project Management, Engineering, Business Administration or other related fields Proficient in Project Planning tools
  • 3+ years of experience with project and resource planning
  • Good awareness of the level of interaction required with the key stakeholders' teams to support the delivery of projects
  • Fluent in English
  • Experienced user of project planning tools such as JIRA



  • Experienced with waterfall and ideally with Agile project planning
  • Be a skilled communicator targeting the audience in the organization, with proficiency in English
  • Process-oriented and have a structured way to work
  • Highly collaborative and a solid networker who can build, develop and maintain relationships in a culturally diverse and global environment


What We Offer

We offer an opportunity to be part of a solid team in an exciting business with very good products, supporting Vestas' overall mission. The working environment in SAE is informal but with clear direction. You will be part of an effective matrix organization split between line management, technical leadership and project execution.


Additional Information

Your primary workplace will be 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 15th October 2022.


It has come to our attention that there are a number of fraudulent emails from people pretending to work for Vestas. Read more via this link.


About Vestas
Vestas 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 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.