Hamburg, DE

Function:  Service Delivery
Job Category:  Engineering

Service Engineer-Field

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. 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 decarbonised and sustainable 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?


For our Field Service Team in Ship Electrification Solutions within the business unit Project Services we are now looking for an energetic, ambitious and enthusiastic


Service Engineer – Ship Electrification Solutions (m/f/d)


to join our team in Wärtsilä Deutschland GmbH. The position is permanent and the preferred location is in Hamburg, Germany.


As Service Engineer your work will focus on these responsibilities:


  • Repair, maintenance and warranty works in the areas of electrical power generation, power distribution, hybrid technology & electric drive systems
  • System testing and analysis on equipment and systems on site
  • Testing and acceptance of installation as well as the necessary adjustments
  • Supervision of sea trials, training of ship's crews
  • Presentation and hand over of equipment's systems to the ship owner, shipyard and the classification societies
  • Preparation of service/installation reports as well as feedback on technical content/changes to involved departments
  • Support and guidance of remote commissioning for other departments of the group


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
  • Professional experience, especially in the fields of power generations plants, control and converter technology, medium-voltage systems appreciated
  • Knowledge in the field of customer service and ship operation appreciated
  • SPS skills are desirable
  • Structured and practical way of working with hands-on attitude
  • English language (written and spoken)
  • Willingness to travel frequently around the world Wir, Wärtsilä Deutschland GmbH in Hamburg, suchen für unser Field-Service Team der Ship Electrification Solutions zum nächstmöglichen Termin einen Service-Ingenieur – Ship Electrification Solutions (m/w/d)




Zu Ihren Hauptaufgaben als Service Engineer-Field gehören:


  • Durchführung von Instandsetzungs-, Wartungs- und Garantiearbeiten in den Bereichen Energieerzeugung, Energieverteilung, Hybridtechnik & elektrischen Antriebssystemen
  • Systemprüfung und Analyse komplexer Anlagen und Systemen vor Ort
  • Prüfung und Abnahme von Installationen inklusive der erforderlichen Konfiguration/Parametrierung
  • 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
  • Unterstützung und Anleitung von Remote-Inbetriebnahmen für andere Abteilungen des Konzerns


Was wir von Ihnen erwarten:


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




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? 

We have an amazing team and we are excited about our work and the impact it has on building sustainable societies. We are looking to find a colleague with this shared passion for smart technologies and a sustainable future. 


Contact & next steps 


We hope to hear from you soon, by submitting your application through our careers portal. We aim to keep you updated on the process throughout. 


For further questions please reach out to Steffen Rohde, Senior Manager Service Operations SES DE, steffen.rohde@wartsila.com with any questions related to this position (only for questions from direct job applicants, applications through email will not be recorded or responded to). 


Welcome to join us in shaping the decarbonisation of marine and energy!


Last application date: 01/09/2024 


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