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Busan, KR

Function:  Engineering
Job Category:  Engineering

Project Integration Engineer

Wärtsilä is leading the maritime industry’s transformation towards a decarbonised and sustainable future. We at Wärtsilä Marine Power are proud to offer our customers the world’s widest network of maritime expertise and the full portfolio from engines to lifecycle solutions. 

We want to change the course towards an interconnected and cleaner maritime future and 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. Are you ready to jump onboard?


We are looking for a Project Integration Engineer who will work in Wartsila Marine Power Ship Electrification Solutions (SES) in our Korean team located in Busan.


In this role you will be reporting to the local Manager whilst technically this new position will closely work with the engineering teams in Norway, Germany within SES. You can explorer more of us and our cutting-edge technologies in the link below.



What are your main tasks and responsibilities? Project Integration Engineer will follow Wartsila package integrated projects which include complicated electric propulsion project, integrated hybrid/battery systems project execution in Korea and other Asia ship building countries, with responsibility for:

  • Customer daily technical clarifications
  • Different products interface and functional clarifications
  • Internal communication with European SES engineers
  • Sub supplier technical communications
  • Visiting shipyard onsite to clarify technical issues and responsibility
  • Communicating risks, issues and solutions to colleagues with various technical backgrounds
  • Developing lessons learnt to improve design, process and efficiency for future performance
  • Attending and leading interface meetings both internally and with customer, factory acceptance test if required o technical support to sales projects


What do we expect from you?

Desired Skills:

  • Familiar with marine equipment and Class standard/rules requirements
  • Familiar with generator, transformer, switchboard, PMS, frequency converter, motor design, energy storage system(mainly lithium-ion battery system) and work principle as well as having experience of control software
  • Have knowledge of vessel electric design philosophy and electrical networks/distribution systems
  • Know basic commercial process and knowledge
  • Good understanding of customers and their business
  • Situational and cultural sensitivity skills
  • Excellent communication and motivational skills both in English and Korean
  • Cost awareness & effectiveness o Ability to work under pressure, in teams, self-motivation, respond positively to challenges.


Desired Qualifications:

  • Masters or bachelor’s degree in electric and automation
  • Previous experience in marine power electric system or marine control systems
  • Fluency in both Korean & English languages with good spoken & written skills

Why you and us
All our employees are encouraged to utilise the variety of training activities, learning solutions and self-study materials that we have to offer which supports the opportunity to further develop your talents and competencies within a very global working environment, in an ambitious and growth orientated organisation.
Contact & next steps

Does this sound like the job for you? If yes, we hope to hear from you before the application deadline   15/07/2022 by submitting your application through our careers portal. Are you still wondering if you should apply and would like to get something clarified? Please reach out to HyunJoo Kim, Talent Acquisition Specialist ( with any questions related to this position (only for questions from direct job applicants, applications through email will not be recorded or responded to).


NB: In order to process applicant's personal information safely during the recruitment process, the applications are collected via System (Career in website) only and we don't collect the applicant's full Social Security ID number. Therefore, please do send your application by the system(not by email), and input the date of birth only in the applications instead of the whole Social Security ID number.
Please apply by  15/07/2022 at 23:59 KST. Our recruiting tool recognizes the time zone where the job ad has been published and closes the application period according to same time zone.



Last application date: 15/07/2022

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 Marine Power leads the industry in its journey towards a decarbonised and sustainable future. Our broad portfolio of engines, propulsion systems, hybrid technology, and integrated powertrain systems delivers the efficiency, reliability, safety, and environmental performance needed to support our customers to be successful. Our offering includes performance-based agreements, lifecycle solutions, and an unrivalled global network of maritime expertise. 

Wärtsilä is a global leader in innovative technologies and lifecycle solutions for the marine and energy markets. We emphasise innovation in sustainable technology and services to help our customers continuously improve their environmental and economic performance. Our dedicated and passionate team of 17,000 professionals in more than 200 locations in 68 countries shape the decarbonisation transformation of our industries across the globe. In 2021, Wärtsilä’s net sales totalled EUR 4.8 billion. Wärtsilä is listed on Nasdaq Helsinki. Find out more at