Gdynia, PL

Function:  Supply Chain Management
Job Category:  Support Functions

Supplier Quality and Development Engineer

Your responsibilities:

  • Assess supplier compliance toward Wärtsilä Basic Supplier requirements

  • Plan and perform Project/Production Process Control audits of suppliers to identify and mitigate risks of suppliers not meeting GS technical, delivery, quality and cost requirements and inform stakeholders about the risks

  • Lead product approval process for critical components to ensure suppliers’ full understanding and compliance with GS specifications and capability assurance of production, inspection/ testing, and delivery of first order with cooperation with technical experts and QC engineers

  • Collect data, analyse suppliers’ performance, and develop key suppliers’ performance reports

  • Develop, execute, and monitor suppliers’ development action plans to meet GS specific requirements, mitigate identified risks and improve performance

  • Supporting suppliers for eliminating waste to reduce cost and lead time without compromising functionality and quality of deliveries

  • Participate and support RCA cases with direct relation to suppliers’ deliverables, ensuring supplier engagement and identifying development areas based on the outcome

  • Support sourcing strategies’ roll out and actively participate in the commodity team action plan creation including decision making of supplier rationalization and change

  • Build and maintain close relationships and communication with all relevant stakeholders

  • Utilizing and developing existing SDE and GS tools and check lists to accomplish above mentioned responsibilities


Our requirements:

  • Minimum 3 years of experience working preferably as Mechanical or Electrical engineer, however other technical background will be considered and encouraged to apply

  • Being interested to grow in interdisciplinary environment where one can develop variety of skills, not only technical but also cost, quality knowledge and effective communication skills

  • Having technical analytical mind and passion for learning new technologies

  • Being energetic, Positive minded, sharp, and proactive to be able to capture the opportunities toward better quality, cost, and lead time

  • Technically analytical mind

  • Presentation and communication skills

  • Cultural knowledge

  • Cost and Quality awareness

  • Safety & environmental awareness

  • Availability to travel

  • Good English language skills


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.

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. Together, we can create new business opportunities and more sustainable future that we can all be proud of. Want to join the ride?