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Elmenhorst, DE

Function:  Engineering
Job Category:  Support Functions

Test/Commissioning Technician

Wärtsilä is a world leader in marine technology and has the world’s widest portfolio and service network. We are leading the industry’s transformation towards a Smart Marine Ecosystem. We at Wärtsilä Marine Systems are focusing on the latest and most efficient solutions, products and lifecycle services to support the vision for a safer, better, and more sustainable future for our customers. 


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 with smart technology - together. 


Our Commissioning and Test Field team in Marine Electrical Systems are now looking for an energetic, ambitious and enthusiastic Commissioning and Testfield Technician (m/f/d) to join our team in our Wärtsilä SAM Electronics office in Elmenhorst, Germany.


Are you ready to jump onboard?


What will you be doing?


In this position, your work will focus on:
•    Lead dedicated product data development projects to improve product data quality and applications across all operations and stakeholders
•    Support product data strategy and governance development. Support cross-functional and cross-business unit efforts to consistent and efficient product data and information management.  
•    Support product data creation and enhancement, the process of collecting, rationalising and implementing corrections, updates, improvements and expansions to product information 
•    Liaison between business units, functional areas and IM to ensure that data-related business requirements are clearly defined, communicated, understood and implemented 
•    Develop and maintain a close relationship with key stakeholders to pave the way for speedy development, change management and business impact emerging from product data development    


The below will enable you to shine in this role:
•    A Masters or Bachelor’s in electrical technology and Management CCI" Chamber of Commerce and/or equivalent industry experience. 
•    Working knowledge of military documentation and requirements for test procedures.
•    Demonstrable experience in pre commissioning and commissioning of electrical military products
•    Effective technical communication skills
•    Team-oriented personality, collaborating with others to the project(s) smoothly and efficiently.
•    Self-motivated and reliable to take responsibility of your tasks and actions.
•    High attention to detail; with careful and precise working methods. 
•    Resilience when faced with obstacles and/or setbacks
•    Driving license class 3 and willingness to travel. 
•    Knowledge of MS Office, MS Outlook and SAP. 
•    Fluency in English, both verbal and written.


Why you and us


We at Wärtsilä believe in empowerment, ownership and taking responsibility of our work. We support each other’s growth and co-creation is the true basis of our innovation. We have courage to see opportunities and take initiative. 


We are authentic and honest, and we strongly believe in a diverse and inclusive work community where everyone can be their true self. We don’t always get it right the first time, and if mistakes are made, we make sure to learn and grow from them. We want everyone to voice their opinions freely. That is why we have built an environment that empowers you and everyone around you, and where you can feel safe and cared for. 


Are you eager to be part of this ambition? 

Contact & next steps


Does this sound like the job for you? 

If yes, we hope to hear from you before the application deadline 13 December 2021, through submitting your application through our career’s portal. We aim to keep you updated on the process all the way. 


Are you still wondering if you should apply and would like to get something clarified? Please reach out to:


Andreas Heiden
Manager Testfield/Commissioning

(only for questions from direct job applicants, applications through email will not be recorded or responded to). 



 Last application date: 13 December 2021
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 Systems offers high-quality products, solutions, and lifecycle services related to the gas value chain, exhaust treatment applications, seals & bearings, shaftline repair services, underwater services, and marine electrical integrations. Our aim is to provide the latest and most efficient solutions in line with Wärtsilä’s Smart Marine Ecosystem vision for a safer, better, and more sustainable future for our customers. www.wartsila.com/marine

Wärtsilä is a global leader in smart technologies and complete lifecycle solutions for the marine and energy markets. By emphasising sustainable innovation, total efficiency and data analytics, Wärtsilä maximises the environmental and economic performance of the vessels and power plants of its customers. In 2020, Wärtsilä’s net sales totalled EUR 4.6 billion with approximately 18,000 employees. The company has operations in over 200 locations in more than 70 countries around the world. Wärtsilä is listed on Nasdaq Helsinki. Find out more at www.wartsila.com