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Havant, GB

Function:  Quality & Operational Development
Job Category:  Other

Business Intelligence Developer

Wärtsilä is a world leader in marine technology and has the world’s widest portfolio and service network. We are leading the industry’s transformation towards a Smart Marine Ecosystem. We at Wärtsilä Marine Systems are focusing on the latest and most efficient solutions, products and lifecycle services to support the vision for a safer, better, and more sustainable future for our customers. 

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?


At Wärtsilä Defence Solutions we enhance the business by providing integrated systems, packages and products that offer lifecycle efficiency, decreased costs and reduced risks through the provision of reliable and environmentally sustainable products. We are now looking for a BI Developer to join our skilled team. The preferred location for the position is in Havant, United Kingdom. 

As a BI Developer you will be accountable for translating business and process development needs into system and application requirements. You will be part of the fast-moving developments in this exciting and dynamic business and will become an integral part of our team.

What will you be doing

In this position you will especially focused on developing systems and applications to support the business growth in line with the strategy. You will have an important role on driving transformation of the existing reporting and analytical practices enabling more efficient and sustainable setup. In this role we are expecting you to work closely together with the management team and support their growth journey.
For this position we are looking for a person with an analytical and curios mindset. In this role we expect you to be able to scratch beyond surface and willing to experiment new practices, while also appreciating the need of accuracy and preciseness related to data and reporting. When working with stakeholders you should have structured and consultative approach to drive to continuous improvement. Ability to communicate development ideas and reporting findings is critical.


As BI Developer, your work will focus on these responsibilities:

  • Conceptualising and specifying solution requirements together with business stakeholders
  • Modernising and streamline data handling, internal reporting for all business functions and develop applications to enable business growth in line with the strategy
  • Exploring and developing new technologies and tools
  • Actively participate in and promote continuous improvement initiatives
  • Documenting processes within own responsibility area
  • Provide guidance to the business according to the processes and tools within own area of expertise


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

  • Skills of translating process development needs into system and application requirements
  • Hands on experience on creating and developing reports with Microsoft Power BI(DAX)
  • Programming skills: 

- SQL, Python, JavaScript are mandatory to succeed in this position.

- Desired experience working with Django, Pandas

  • Experience in data modelling and database implementation in production
  • Interest towards data science is considered an asset
  • Previous experience in financial & Business processes and terminology will help you to succeed in this role
  • ERP(SAP) experience enables you to connect the dots between the different objects in the process
  • Ability to communicate fluently in English is mandatory.

In addition, you will need to be able to achieve Baseline Personnel Security Standard (BPSS) as a minimum requirement for this role


Why you and us

In Operational Development you can put your talent and experience into play. We offer you a position with global reach to make an impact in our industry for the future. Operational development provides systems and processes for the entire business, here you will have the opportunity to grow and strengthen your skills with access to a wide range of experts across the global organisation.

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 a diverse and inclusive work community where everyone can be their true self. 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

Does this sound like the job for you? If yes, we hope to hear from you before the application deadline 5th of November, through submitting your application through our careers portal. 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 reach out to Tim May Manager, Operational Development through EMAIL: Tim.may@wartsiladefence.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). 
Please apply by 5th of November at 23:59 EEST. Our recruiting tool recognizes the time zone where the job ad has been published and closes the application period according to same time zone.

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 Marine Systems offers high-quality products, solutions, and lifecycle services related to the gas value chain, exhaust treatment applications, seals & bearings, shaftline repair services, underwater services, and marine electrical integrations. Our aim is to provide the latest and most efficient solutions in line with Wärtsilä’s Smart Marine Ecosystem vision for a safer, better, and more sustainable future for our customers. 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.