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Hørsholm, DK Hamburg, DE Rotterdam, NL

Function:  Service Delivery
Job Category:  Project Management

Senior Manager Product Training

A safer, low-carbon shipping industry is underpinned by data sharing. We at Wärtsilä Voyage are creating the digital infrastructure needed to enable high-performing maritime logistics – for the safe movement of goods and people. Through our world-leading Smart Marine portfolio, we support our customers in their efforts to ensure secure, highly energy-efficient and cost-effective marine operations. 

Wärtsilä is on a mission to enable sustainable societies through innovation in technology and services. As we change course towards a cleaner, smarter maritime future, we’re looking for top talent to join our team. Are you ready to join the Voyage?


We are looking for a Senior Manager Product Training to join the Customer delivery team in Wärtsilä Voyage product group NACOS Core. You take ownership in defining the optimal strategy and execution of training programs for all markets and customer groups as well as for all NACOS Core products globally and will build that organisation.


The to be established organisation is part of a central function within the NACOS Core customer delivery organisation, which ensures customer satisfaction through world-class service and project execution in Navigation, Communication or Automation equipment.


The position is permanent and the preferred location is in one of the site offices near to the of NACOS Core training facilities in north Europe e.g. Hamburg - GER, Rotterdam - NL or Hørsholm - DK



What will you be doing?


As the Senior Manager Product Training you are building and leading a team in charge of all training activities for NACOS Core products.

You will also ensure that our internal training and education programme for our technical staff is organised, implemented and expanded.

In this way, you will help our technicians to develop not only professionally but also personally.

Developing strategy for technical content management for online and offline media will also be part of your responsibilities.

You define, together with the team, learning paths, Blended-Learning Concepts, Training and On-the-job Coaching for the Onboarding as well as the employees’ constant development.

You are responsible for global standards, quality, and KPIs and therefore functionally lead all training units.


You will shine in this role when you have:


  • In addition to technical understanding, you also have didactic and motivational skills and qualities. Ideally you hold a master’s degree in business or engineering.
  • You inspire yourself and others to learn and motivate your colleagues regarding further and advanced training opportunities.
  • You are an empathetic and caring personality, you can score points across the board and ensure a pleasant atmosphere in your team.
  • You also have multiple years of didactic experience and have successfully implemented learning methods such as train the trainer, e-learning and blended learning.
  • You are able to travel to visit different training sites regularly.
  • Linguistic skills good communication in English round off your profile.
  • You have leadership experience, preferable from a training organisation.


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. 

We are looking to fill this position as soon as possible and will be reviewing applications already during the application period, so please submit your application soonest, but please apply by 03 Mai 2022 at 23:59 EET. 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: 26/07/2022

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 Voyage transforms how vessels perform their journeys and ports manage their operations by leveraging the latest digital technologies. Using data and AI-driven software, we deliver real-time insights into operations, performance, and energy use to enhance safety, efficiency, and reliability, saving fuel and minimising emissions. Our solutions combine bridge infrastructure, cloud data services, decision support systems, and smart port solutions to enable shore-to-shore visibility. We are committed to building an end-to-end connected digital ecosystem for shipping where all vessels and ports are integrated, and all operations are safe and sustainable. 

Wärtsilä is a global leader in innovative technologies and lifecycle solutions for the marine and energy markets. We emphasise innovation in sustainable technology and services to help our customers continuously improve their environmental and economic performance. Our dedicated and passionate team of 17,000 professionals in more than 200 locations in 68 countries shape the decarbonisation transformation of our industries across the globe. In 2021, Wärtsilä’s net sales totalled EUR 4.8 billion. Wärtsilä is listed on Nasdaq Helsinki. Find out more at