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Location(s): 

Helsinki, FI

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

Software QA Engineer

Who we are:

A safer, low-carbon shipping industry is underpinned by data sharing. We at Wärtsilä Voyage are creating the digital infrastructure needed to enable high-performing maritime logistics. Through our world-leading Smart Marine portfolio, we support our customers in their efforts to ensure secure, highly energy-efficient and cost-effective marine operations. 

Wärtsilä is on a mission to enable sustainable societies with smart technology. As we change course towards a cleaner, smarter maritime future, we’re looking for top talent to join our team. Are you ready to join the Voyage?

 

At Wärtsilä Voyage, we radically transform how vessels perform their voyage by leveraging the latest digital technologies, to deliver a step-change in safety, efficiency, reliability, and emissions reduction. And it’s pretty darn exciting… 

 

We’re on a mission to ensure that not only do our customers all around the globe reap the full benefits of the technology revolution, they actively contribute towards achieving a safer, more sustainable shipping future. 

 

Smarter ships will allow operators to more effectively control the movements of their vessels, reduce fuel consumption and lower emissions. Think ‘towards autonomy’ tech and smart voyage optimisation! With the broadest Smart Marine portfolio in the market, we are well positioned to lead the maritime industry towards becoming digitally connected across the entire value chain.

 

Our work embodies our values: We are accountable to have a positive impact - this is why every Voyager possesses the expertise, deep experience and powerfully bold thinking that will set the maritime industry on a new, exciting course

 

You will collaborate with other technical staff to create effective and reliable software updates and hotfixes to support our user base. As a software QA Engineer, you can put your passion for QA testing to work and help optimize our users’ experiences.

Responsibilities

 

Below are some of the responsibilities a Software QA is expected to undertake in their position:

  • Create and design application and software testing processes
  • Monitor system and software functionality
  • Ensure offerings are entirely functional and provide quality assurance for software products
  • Automated testing and problem-solving of various tasks that work towards a development process
  • Advise best practices and optimizations throughout testing and bug-fixing processes
  • Collaborate with fellow software QA team to develop test plans and new approaches for seeking out bugs and exploits in end-user-facing applications
  • Establish and implement rigorous reporting and automated monitoring systems
  • Establish creative direction for the company within brand guidelines
  • Manage multiple projects within design specifications and budget restrictions
  • Implement feedback and changes whenever possible
  • Conduct level 2 and 3 of the support functions

 

Below are the qualifications that are expected of a Software QA Engineer :

  • Strong personnel management skills
  • Strong written and verbal English communication skills working with software development teams
  • Analytical approach to troubleshooting
  • Time management skills and organizational skills
  • Attention to detail

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 Voyage transforms how vessels perform their journeys and ports manage their operations by leveraging the latest digital technologies. Using data and AI-driven software, we deliver real-time insights into operations, performance, and energy use to enhance safety, efficiency, and reliability, saving fuel and minimising emissions. Our solutions combine bridge infrastructure, cloud data services, decision support systems, and smart port solutions to enable shore-to-shore visibility. We are committed to building an end-to-end connected digital ecosystem for shipping where all vessels and ports are integrated, and all operations are safe and sustainable. 
www.wartsila.com/voyage 

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  www.wartsila.com.