Helsinki, FI

Function:  Digital Technology & Innovation
Job Category:  Engineering

Software testing engineer

We are intensively looking for a proactive Software Testing Engineer to join the Navigational Simulator team. The candidate will work on the market lead product Navi-Trainer Professional which is actively in use for seafarers’ education in thousands of maritime academies around the globe. The reason for hiring is active business and development team growth.


What you will be doing 


You will work in Scrum team on complex distributed system with tasks in many different domains from visual system to hardware integrations. The team believes in incremental delivery and works in close collaboration with customers.


Company-wide communications are in English. We strive to use only English for written technical communication.


This is a permanent role, the location is in Helsinki, Finland

 As a Software Testing Engineer, your work will focus on these responsibilities: 


  • Participation in testing for the navigational simulator
  • Manual testing
  • Analysis of testing results
  • Creation of test cases, checklists, and automated testing scenarios in perspective 
  • Localizing and documentation of defects
  • Simulation of situations leading to errors, their reproduction
  • Monitoring bug fixes
  • Analyse defects before handing them over to developers

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


  • Knowledge and understanding of different software development methodologies, understanding of software development and testing process
  • Test design techniques knowledge
  • Experience in functional, non-functional and integration testing
  • Communicability
  • Knowledge of operating system Windows
  • English at intermediate level or higher


Will be a plus:


  • Basic knowledge of network configuration
  • Basic knowledge of programming languages: Python
  • Experience in stress testing, writing simple autotests
  • Experience in automating testing of integration solutions

In Wärtsilä Voyage you will have the opportunity to:


  • Be a part of a global team of professionals
  • Work on complex interesting products and build your career at international scale
  • Introduce your ideas and take initiatives
  • Profit from the medical insurance, flexible remote working arrangements & other internal benefits

Why you and us? 

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 that by being your own true self you can accomplish so much more. 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? 

We have an amazing team and we are excited about our work and the impact it has on building sustainable societies. We are looking to find a colleague with this shared passion for smart technologies and a sustainable future. 

Contact & next steps: 
Please submit your application through our Careers Portal. Applications through email will not be considered. After submitting your application you’ll receive a confirmation email. We try our best to get back to everyone within 2-3 weeks after the application deadline.   
In case of any questions, reach out to:
Anatoly Shapovalov,
Head of Engineering, Simulation,


Last application date: 01/08/2024 


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. Our team of 17,800 professionals, in more than 280 locations in 79 countries, shape the decarbonisation transformation of our industries across the globe. Read more on www.wartsila.com