Function:  Service Delivery
Job Category:  Engineering

Automation Commissioning Engineer, OPEN APPLICATION

Wärtsilä Energy leads the transition towards a 100% renewable energy future. We help our partners to accelerate their decarbonisation journeys through our market-leading technologies and power system modelling expertise. These cover decarbonisation services, future-fuel enabled balancing power plants, hybrid solutions, energy storage and optimisation technology, including the GEMS Digital Energy Platform.


Did you know Wärtsilä has delivered 76 GW of power plant capacity and more 110 energy storage systems in 180 countries around the world?


In this fast changing world of energy, we are constantly on the lookout for future-oriented talent to join our team and to work towards enabling sustainable societies through innovation in technology and services - together. Want to join the ride?



We are always on the lookout for a talent with a growth mindset – are you the one?

We are looking for an Automation Commissioning Engineer with a main responsibility in the commissioning of plant automation systems in engine power plants globally.




The office location for this position can be any office location in Finland (Vaasa, Turku, Helsinki) due to the nature of the traveling job.

Your role and responsibilities:

As an Automation Commissioning Engineer, your work will include traveling globally, performing commissioning and testing of the plant automation systems as well reporting the progress and test results. You’ll be working as a part of a dynamic Plant Automation Commissioning team with diverse expertise.

Requirements for the position:


  • Knowledge, willingness and skills to work with automation systems
  • Ability to learn and adopt new things
  • Good command of English, oral and written
  • Willingness to travel abroad for longer periods (up to 4 months)


As an ideal candidate, you might also have:


  • B.Sc in industrial automation
  • Experience of Siemens, Schneider, InTouch, Moxa, and Fortigate equipment/software
  • Team player skills and attitude
  • Understanding of electricity generation

Why you and us?

You are evaluated – as your true self. At Wärtsilä YOU matter. We value diversity and are committed in supporting an inclusive work community.
Your growth is supported. We believe in continuous learning & teamwork. Wärtsilian community has your back when it comes to development opportunities – so you can develop beyond your potential.
You get to make a difference. Innovation and sustainability are important to us. Every day, we - Wärtsilians - put our hearts and minds into enabling sustainable societies through innovation in technology and services into reality.

Contact & next steps

Submit your application through our Careers portal. We process applications all the time and we will get back to you when we have suitable position matching your background.

Applications through email will not be considered. After submitting your application you’ll receive a confirmation email. 

In case of any questions, reach out to:

Marko Lindvall

General Manager, automation & online commissioning services



At Wärtsilä we value, respect and embrace all our differences, and are committed to diversity, inclusion and equal employment opportunities; everyone can be their true self and succeed based on their job-relevant merits and abilities. 


This is Wärtsilä 

Wärtsilä is a global leader in innovative technologies and lifecycle solutions for the marine and energy markets. Our team of 17,000 professionals, in more than 240 locations in 79 countries, shape the decarbonisation transformation of our industries across the globe. Read more on www.wartsila.com