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Primary Location: 

Helsinki, Finland

Function:  Digital Technology & Innovation
Job Category:  Digital Technology and Open Innovation

Service Manager, Operational Networks

We are a global multinational marine, energy and industrial company with a proud heritage in the marine industry. With over 18000 employees worldwide, 5bn+ of turnover and one of the most established brand in the Marine sector, we are also one of the most progressive and innovative companies in our space. We are embarking on a bold, exciting and needed Digital Transformation, headed by a newly appointed CDO. This Digital Transformation is about reinventing our Company into Wartsila as a service – a digitally enabled, insight led, customer obsessed Leader in the Marine and Energy sectors. 


Information Management (IM) is part of new Digital Organisation. IM integrates processes, systems and information, supporting businesses in digitizing the core operations and enables new digital business opportunities via technology and information. For development minded person, IM offers an opportunity to shape the future of its IT environment and be part of the global digital transformation.

We are now looking for a Service Manager to lead the development of Operational Technology Networks. Operational Technology systems can be required to control processes, engines, conveyors, machining equipment and other machines to regulate various process values. These systems need to have a reliable, separate and secure network.

This is a new position is responsible for the lifecycle for the Operational Technology networks globally. As part of Wärtsilä IM the work is done in close co-operation with other units in Wärtsilä like, cyber security and production units. Building the best practices and industrial standards is a key requirement.


  • Realizing the full potential of the Operational Technology Networks
  • Manage the lifecycle of Operational Technology Networks including architecture, setup and support
  • Define a Vision and roadmap for Operational Technology Networks in Wärtsilä
  • Act as a Service Manager for the lifecycle of Operational Technology Networks



  • Minimum 3 years’ experience in leading globally complex IT services
  • Proven track record of delivered network services
  • Experience in managing partner networks and sourcing
  • Knowledge/understanding of industrial system/network security standards would be benefit
  • Experience in cyber security
  • Experience in cross functional collaboration and international teams
  • Excellent influencing, communication and collaboration skills
  • Future orientation; strategical mindset and ability to create and execute tactical plans, roadmaps, business analysis and predictions
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills in English


Possible LOCATIONS for this position are Helsinki, Vaasa and Turku in Finland



Stefan Matias Nygård, Director, ICT Sourcing and IT Operations, +358 40 7375274 or Tom Ehnberg, General Manager, ICT Production services, +358 40 0443735


Please submit your application including salary request at by 21.12.2018



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 2017, Wärtsilä's net sales totalled EUR 4.9 billion with approximately 18,000 employees. The company has operations in over 200 locations in more than 80 countries around the world. Wärtsilä is listed on Nasdaq Helsinki.