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Hamburg, DE

Function:  Service Delivery
Job Category:  Engineering

Field Service Engineer-Ship Electrification Solutions

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. 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


Last application date: 28th June 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.

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Wärtsilä Marine Systems supports customers with high quality products and lifecycle services related to the gas value chain, exhaust treatment, shaft line, underwater repair and electrical integrations. We are committed to providing the latest and most efficient solutions, in line with Wärtsilä’s vision for a safe and sustainable future for our customers, our communities and our planet. 

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