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Hamburg, DE

Function:  Engineering
Job Category:  Engineering

Service Engineer Field (m/f/d)

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 with smart technology - together.


Are you ready to jump onboard?


For our Field Service Team in Electrical & Power Management Systems within the business unit Project Services we are now looking for an energetic, ambitious and enthusiastic Service Engineer-Field (m/f/d) to join our team in our Wärtsilä SAM Electronics office in Hamburg.



As Service Engineer-Field your work will focus on these responsibilities:


  • Commissioning and Service regarding the whole spectrum on the area of energy and drives systems
  • System checks of complex equipment's/ constructions within ship building projects
  • Coordination and carrying out the bringing into service as well as the necessary adjustments according to the customer requirements and respectively to our warranty obligations
  • Accompanying the test drive and if necessary going with the ship as warranty engineer
  • Presentation and handing in of equipment's systems to the ship owner, shipyard and the classification societies
  • Carrying out repairs and installations inclusive the necessary configuration/parameterization and order processing


To be successful in this role, we expect you to have:


  • A Masters or Bachelor’s degree in a relevant area (Electrical Engineering or Ships Operational Technology), or equivalent
  • Relevant professional experience, especially in the fields of power generations plants, control and converter technology, medium-voltage systems
  • Knowledge in the field of customer service and ship operation
  • German and English language (written and spoken)
  • Structured and practical way of working with hands-on attitude
  • SPS skills are desirable
  • Willingness to travel frequently around the world  


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 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 you feel excited by being part of this dynamic working environment and you think your personal skills and qualities match the job requirements, we look forward to receiving your application, together with a Curriculum Vitae. 

The deadline for application is Friday 6th August 2021, and 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 contact the hiring manager with any questions related to this position:


Steffen Rohde

Manager Field Service Resources



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



Wir, Wärtsilä SAM Electronics in Hamburg, suchen für unser Field Service Team (Electrical & Power Management Systems) zum nächstmöglichen Termin einen
Service Ingenieur (m/w/d)
Zu Ihren Hauptaufgaben als Service Engineer-Field gehören:


•    Durchführung von Inbetriebnahme-, Service- und Garantiearbeiten für das gesamte Spektrum im Bereich Energie- & Antriebssystemen
•    Systemprüfung und Analyse von Fehlern an Geräten und Systemen vor Ort
•    Koordination und Durchführung von Inbetriebnahmen sowie notwendiger Anpassungen nach Kundenwünschen als auch Gewährleistungsverpflichtungen
•    Durchführung von Reparaturen und Installationen inklusive der erforderlichen Konfiguration/Parametrierung
•    Durchführung von Befundungen sowie Unterstützung bei der Inbetriebnahme (u.a. Begleitung von Probefahrten, Schulung der Schiffsbesatzungen)
•    Übergabe der Systeme an Klasse und Inspektoren
•    Erstellung von Service-/Installationsreports sowie Rückmeldung über technische Inhalte/Veränderungen an beteiligten Abteilungen
•    Ausarbeitung von Befundberichten, Reparaturvorschlägen und der daraus resultierenden Angebote, inklusive Erstellung von Kalkulationen


Was wir von Ihnen erwarten:


•    Bachelor/Master der Fachrichtung Elektrotechnik/Schiffsbetriebstechnik oder vergleichbar
•    Gute Kenntnisse in den Bereichen Energieerzeugungsanlagen, Regelungs- und Stromrichtertechnik sowie idealerweise Mittelspannungstechnik
•    Strukturierte Arbeitsweise und Hands-On-Mentalität
•    Kenntnisse im Kundendienst & Schiffsbetrieb
•    Gute Englischkenntnisse in Wort und Schrift

•    Ausgeprägtes Systemdenken
•    Hohe soziale und interkulturelle Kompetenz
•    SPS-Kenntnisse wünschenswert
•    Bereitschaft zur häufigen weltweiten Reisetätigkeit


Nächste Schritte:

Klingt das wie eine Aufgabe für Sie? Wenn ja, dann bewerben Sie sich bitte bis spätestens 23.07.2021 über unser Karriereportal.
Wir freuen uns auf Ihre Bewerbung.



This is Wärtsilä


Wärtsilä Marine Power leads the industry in its journey towards a decarbonised and sustainable future. Our portfolio of engines, propulsion systems, hybrid technology, and integrated powertrain systems deliver the reliability, safety, and environmental performance that Wärtsilä’s Smart Marine vision encompasses. We offer our customers performance-based agreements, lifecycle solutions, and an unrivalled global network of maritime expertise. 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