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Helsinki, FI

Function:  Human Resources
Job Category:  Support Functions

MyHR Content Developer Trainee

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 with smart technology, and our Smart Marine and Energy visions 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 cleaner 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?


MyHR Content Developer Trainee, HR Platforms (part-time)


People Services organisation is supporting all Wärtsilians by delivering every day HR services in a consistent & easy way. People Services is the face of HR, working in the frontline, supporting our people and delivering services and expertise globally across the whole HR spectrum, bringing a world-class employee experience to life for all Wärtsilä employees. We offer our services from every region in the world with a hybrid and interactive set up so that we can ensure that no matter where you are, you will get the support you need. People Services. People First.



Helsinki, Finland


About the Position:
In the People Services you find the HR Platforms team, a team consisting of tech professionals, building, enhancing and maintaining the digital enablers required to run our New HR Operating model. In the HR Platforms team, we build meaningful HR experiences on top of our existing platforms, to enable an engaging and self-service focused HR Services. In practice this means creating an interaction layer, a one-stop-shop custom HR portal powered by a virtual assistant, on top of our core Masterdata and other related systems. We support also other core systems around the company, by providing masterdata via traditional integrations and with our newest product, the employee API.


The HR Platforms team is organized around a set of prioritized products and capabilities, and we adopt the principles of agile ways of working. We work as an in-house development team and we partner with the business to ensure value delivery at cadence. This means that the team together with the HR Community defines the requirements, definition of done and acceptance criteria, after which the team together deliver the needed configurations, software and chatbot development, content, automation, UI or capability.

As MyHR Content Developer Trainee, you will see the exiting work of an in-house development team and be part of a fast-paced and goal-oriented way of working. The content development scope is wide, ranging from developing and delivering HR Portal content, namely content delivery of L&TD, HR Handbook, Knowledge sharing in the HR Portal, Virtual Assistant and the related applications. In this position you get to use a vast range of solutions to deliver meaningful content as also use your creativity in how content could be delivered in the most cost-efficient manner.


Your will work closely with the whole team as also with stakeholders in the wider HR community. You will learn how to ensure there is high-quality right-sized content available for the HR Portal users. You will enhance and maintain the content in the WeLeap learning- application. You will get acquainted with how to follow design and publishing guidelines and also get a broader view into what a content delivery playbook is. You will participate in the ambitious initiative of digitalizing the global HR Handbooks.


In this role you will need to be curious about content overall, be tech savvy, understand how data is used as input for content development and also see how storytelling and HR content come to life in a digital experience.

Responsibilities in this role:

  • Adding content to CMS, reviewing and publishing (Contentful is the chosen CMS)
  • Supporting coordination of growth content productions, overseen by Content Developer
  • Content updating according to content management process design 
  • Video editing of training/learning videos and support with design/visuals (templates, powerpoints etc)
  • Campaigning and raising awareness according to set plan (according to change management and communication plan – all HR Platforms initiatives)
  • Participates in content enhancement and in feedback loops
  • Support with chatbot transcripts if prioritized
  • Support with editorial content (HR knowledge base)
  • Support with HR policy digitalization (HR Handbooks)
  • Other tasks depending on sprint goals and phase in HR transformation


About You:
People Services community is a group of professionals who are solution-oriented collaborators, fostering a culture of people-centricity, operational excellence and focus on making an impact to the business.


We are looking for someone at the end of her/his business or design studies to join the team and learn about digital product creation, digital content development, working in a global team and adopting agile ways of working. Basic understanding of content creation, video editing and publishing is considered a plus. After adopting the basics of the content creation approach in the team, you will have the opportunity to lead a small content project of your own, supported where needed by content developer experts. Focus will be on the interaction layer and it’s products.


As we are a small team, we value the possibility to support each other in reaching the common goal.  In the team we value an open and collaborative mindset and expect everyone to work together. We share early, we give prompt feedback and critique, and perceive this as a means to reach our targets with a high-quality deliverable. Backlog items are not considered as work-orders, but always as common goals, which we seek to solve in a human-centric manner.


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

  • Be curious and proactively look for opportunities to partner and cooperate with your HR colleagues and business
  • Have experience in content creation in HR function
  • Understand the concept of E2E content production
  • Knows the basics of creating meaningful functional documentation
  • Put yourself in the shoes of our Wärtsilä colleagues to think what would serve best the whole company
  • Be service-minded. If you don’t know something, you will for sure find it out!
  • Readiness to work for a period of 6 months
  • Strong eye for detail and aesthetics to ensure the content experience quality


People Services is a place where you can have an impact on Wärtsilians day to day, helping us to deliver on our strategic goals while growing as a people pro and staying relevant for the future!

Please note, the position is a part-time fixed-term trainee position, duration 6 months.

Contact & next steps:

Does this sound like the job for you? If yes, we hope to hear from you before the application deadline 25th of July 2021. Should you have any questions about the position, you can contact (between 6th-8th of July):

Anna-Maria Rönnqvist, HR Platforms Lead, anna-maria.ronnqvist@wartsila.com, 

Career, job, calling, future – whatever you call it, only you can define it!


Last application date: 25/07/2021


All new Wärtsilä employees in Finland will attend occupational health check, including the drug test/screening. The legislation of the country followed when person is located outside of Finland.

This is Wärtsilä

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