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Primary Location: 

Greece - Athens, GR

Function:  Digital Technology & Innovation
Job Category:  Digital Technology and Open Innovation

Software Developer/Solution Architect for Big Data Analytics

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 with smart technology, and our Smart Marine and Energy visions 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 cleaner 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?


The maritime industry is on a cusp of a big data revolution, and Wärtsilä wants to develop the capability to work with publicly-available datasets about vessel movements in order to extract actionable commercial and marketing intelligence. We are looking for an experienced software developer to lead development efforts on internal tools for our business development and sales organizations.  
The preferred location for this position are in St. Petersberg, Russia, Athens, Greece and Trieste, Italy, but other locations are also possible.  
The candidate would help us design and build the tools and architecture needed for advanced business intelligence analytics and visualization using AIS and other structured and unstructured data sources. 
For the first 3-6 months, the focus would be on developing a tool to quantify the fuel and CO2 emission saving potential of implementing just-in-time (JIT) arrival coordination between ships and ports.  

In addition to taking the lead on building library of tools, the successful candidate will coordinate data scientists and equipment experts within the organization and work closely with business users to support ad-hoc analysis requests and ensure code and analysis are modular and reusable.
• Computer science or software engineering background 
• Minimum 2 year’s experience in software development, preferably including prior experience as a system/solution architect defining the application or framework architecture 
• Experience in leading a small software development team is an advantage 
• Experience with big data analytics, machine learning and reporting technologies
• Knowledge of Python, R, machine learning and visualization libraries 
• Knowledge of relational databases, cloud architecture and big data databases with analytics 
• Familiarity with the marine industry and manufacturing companies is a plus
Please apply by 20th December, 2019. 
Contact person to give further information: 
Andrei Voinigescu
General Manager, Business Intelligence

Last application date: 20/12/2019

This is Wärtsilä

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 2018, Wärtsilä’s net sales totalled EUR 5.2 billion with approximately 19,000 employees. The company has operations in over 200 locations in more than 80 countries around the world. Wärtsilä is listed on Nasdaq Helsinki. Find out more at www.wartsila.com