Gdynia, PL

Function:  Engineering
Job Category:  Engineering


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 Designer to our Machinery and Piping department team in the System Engineering of the Integrated System and Solutions in Wartsila .

The preferred location for the position is Gdynia, Poland.


What will you be doing?

  • Be actively involved in design of the machinery and other ships systems and arrangements
  • Cooperate with internal and external engineering organizations
  • Ensure that drawing and documents are following general international standards and Wärtsilä guidelines and standards and that the documented information is correct in terms of content, quality and functionality.
  • Perform evaluation of the Ship’s design regarding development of propulsion solutions based on alternative fuels and decarbonisation strategy;
  • Develop 3D models of system solutions based on assemblies of various products properly coordinated within ships structure;
  • Make drawings and documents for ship piping systems, ventilation and machinery arrangements according to guidelines, plans and time schedules.
  • Make drawings and plans of toxic and explosive zones for gases or ammonia vapours.
  • Support the sale departments in the feasibility and offer studies regarding alternative fuel systems and newest market’s trends requirements
  • Be able to carry out design work and provide technical information, in order to prepare documentation for ship’s systems and solutions (systems and machinery arrangements) for sales projects
  • Actively involved in trainings and application of the new market trends of alternative fuels and bi-fuel propulsion systems.
  • Be open for a new challenges, especially related to decarbonization and electrification of marine business


Essential Requirements

  • Bachelor's or Master's degree in Mechanical Engineering
  • Ability to organize design development, engineering work and provide technical information for ship ventilation systems and machinery arrangements using provided software tools
  • Familiarity with maritime authorities rules and Class requirements
  • Ability to handle multiple projects simultaneously, work independently and collaborate with a multi-discipline and international team.
  • Be familiar with marine and technical English language.
  • Willingness to travel if necessary ability to work with diverse cultures
  • Good skills in MS Office package,
  • Experience with 2D/3D CAD and machinery/power supply/piping aspects of ship design process
  • Experience with NX software


You will shine in this role when you have:

  • Experience with NX/TeamCenter environment
  • Experience with Autodesk Inventor
  • Experience with Cadmatic Hull&Outfitting software and production machinery/foundations/piping aspects of ship design process
  • Knowledge of classification and requirements for alternative fuels and new market trends in marine propulsion systems


Why you and us


We offer you both inspiring and challenging work tasks, and an opportunity for personal and professional development in a great and experienced team.

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 that by being your own true self you can accomplish so much more. 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

If this sounds like the right opportunity, we look forward to hearing from you. Please apply online. 

Are you still wondering if you should apply and would like to get something clarified? Please reach out to Tomasz Cichocki, tomasz.cichocki@wartsila.com.

Please apply by 31. July 2023. 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: 31/07/2023 


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 200 locations in 68 countries, shape the decarbonisation transformation of our industries across the globe. Read more on www.wartsila.com