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Helsinki, FI

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

Service Manager, Security Applications for physical security

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?


We are looking for a Service Manager for Wärtsilä Security Management systems.  

You will be the global operational and project lead for Wärtsilä global security management system change and guide and support our multinational corporation and local offices in all planning, implementation, documentation and maintaining of the systems. 
A crucial part of the role is also to lead and participate in multifunctional matrix teams, in global security development projects together with Corporate Security and initiatives aligning objectives and resources across functions and business lines. 


Location: The location for this permanent position is Helsinki, Finland.


Main responsibilities 

  • Global Service Manager for security operations within corporate ICT system environment, including Wärtsilä security management system – Lenel OnGuard Enterprise. Here you will work in close cooperation with Wärtsilä Lenel system owner. 
  • Application support to Global Security in incident and issues.
  • Act as the project lead for Wärtsilä Corporation in physical security systems renewal project, guide and align all local country organization 
  • Guide system design to ensure long term continuity, compatibility and efficiency of the systems. Evaluate, select and plan suitable technology roadmap for Wärtsilä needs.
  • Secure cost-conscious global pricing for local projects, maintain global catalogue for systems, components, software, services and licensing. Guide local organization in successful procurement of the security management systems.  
  • Act as the owner for system integrations and integration design between Wärtsilä corporate IT systems (SAP HR, Service Now for example) and security management systems. 
  • Subject matter expert in network security and providing expertise in areas such as premises security risk management, access control, security technology management.



  • Deep and broad understanding and experience of security management systems and premises security technology. 
  • Understanding for the Software Defined networks, and experience in managing Wide Area Networks, in global perspective as well as wired LAN and wireless networks, in relation to security application connectivity.
  • Proven track record of managing security system renewal and design projects.
  • Able to direct multicultural change project in different locations and time zones in matrix mode.
  • Excellent written and spoken English language skills, ability to communicate complex security and IT terms and concepts in clear, concise and understandable way. 
  • We appreciate experience and understanding in IT systems and processes and understanding of complex global security management system platforms such as Lenel OnGuard, Milestone CCTV, Anvil Travel medical and security solution, Security GRC solution in ServiceNow.
  • Ability and willingness to travel internationally occasionally 
  • Preferred location for this position is Finland (Helsinki or Vaasa) other major Wärtsilä locations in Europe can be considered 


Contact & next steps 

Due to Summer time we will have the application time covering until 31.7.2022.  but we will start the interviews already during application period and the position will be filled as soon as we find the right candidate.

Please submit your offer through our Careers portal. 


In case you have questions about the open position, please contact:

Tom Ehnberg
General Manager, ICT production services 
Mobile phone: +358 400 443735

Jouni Laiho 
Director Corporate Security 
Mobile phone: +358 50 484 4219 




Last application date: 31/07/2022

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.

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 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