Elmenhorst, DE

Function:  Manufacturing
Job Category:  Project Management

Manager Testfield/Commissioning

Wärtsilä is an innovative technology company known for being a forerunner in the Marine and Energy markets. Every day, we – Wärtsilians - put our hearts and minds into turning Wärtsilä's purpose of enabling sustainable societies through innovation in technology and services into reality. Our ultimate aim is to provide increased value to both our customers and society. New, game-changing ideas and continuous improvement have been part of our DNA since 1834. Together, we can create new business opportunities and more sustainable future that we can all be proud of. 

We want to transition the world towards a decarbonised and sustainable future. By pushing the boundaries of engineering and technology, we can make it work. We are always on the lookout for future-oriented talent – want to join the ride?


We are looking for a


Manager Testfield and Commissioning (SOT) (m/f/d)


with main responsibility to manage and lead the testfield and commissioning. The position is permanent and the preferred location is in Germany, Rostock.
Your role and responsibilities 


As a Manager Testfield and Commissioning (SOT)your work will include management, lead and optimization of the test field and commissioning with regard to processes, interfaces, tasks, technologies. Promotion of cooperation with adjacent departments and project organizations, design of interfaces. Personnel management and development, continuous capacity optimization. Activity in the test field, delivery to the customer and quality control. Reporting and controlling. The tasks can also be adjusted based on your individual skills and interests. You’ll be working as a part of a highly skilled, motivated and supporting team with diverse expertise.  


Requirements for the position: 


  • Solid experience in the test field and/or Commissioning
  • Strong electrical background
  • Well-founded system knowledge of low voltage switchboards
  • Customer contact experience
  • Leadership skills
  • High willingness to travel (about 50 % of working time)


As an ideal candidate you might also have:


  • Focus on work safety
  • Fluent in German and English 
  • Experience with complex projects
  • Team player skills
  • Remote leadership

Why you and us?  
You are valuated – as your true self. At Wärtsilä YOU matter. We value diversity and are committed in supporting 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 for 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 


We hope to hear from you soon, by submitting your application through our careers portal. We aim to keep you updated on the process throughout. 


For further questions please reach out to Hendrik Renner, General Manager Systems, through email hendrik.renner@wartsila.com with any questions related to this position (only for questions from direct job applicants, applications through email will not be recorded or responded to). 


Welcome to join us in shaping the decarbonisation of marine and energy!


Last application date: 01/08/2024 


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 17,800 professionals, in more than 280 locations in 79 countries, shape the decarbonisation transformation of our industries across the globe. Read more on www.wartsila.com