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Kampen, NL

Function:  Service Delivery
Job Category:  Support Functions

Senior Engine Control Specialist

Wärtsilä is leading the maritime industry’s transformation towards a decarbonised and sustainable future. We at Wärtsilä Marine Power are proud to offer our customers the world’s widest network of maritime expertise and the full portfolio from engines to lifecycle solutions. 

In the position of Senior Engine Control Specialist you will be responsible for a wide range of Software Tuning activities on electrical Engine parts of our customers. You will work in Wartsila’s biggest Distribution Centre for all our Maritime and Energy related spare parts of the world. Our customers rely on our A-class parts and it is your main responsibility that all electrical Engine parts are Tuned, edited and updated for our customer specific requirements.


You will find, retrieve, upload and edit tuning software of ordered electrical engine parts with required software & processing the calibration.


What are your main tasks and responsibilities?

  • You release production orders out of the tuning workflow, Check tuning specifications for ordered electrical engine part that was brought to the shop by logistics.
  • You find the right tuning software by using the automated system, Intranet documents or database. If not available, asking Technical Services department to upload necessary software.
  • Contacting Engine & Propulsion Automation to solve issues for propulsion systems.
  • You check and adjusting spare parts for 4 stroke engine automation, propulsion automation, 2Stroke engine automation, and Electrical automation.
  • Tuning and configuring the engine part as specified to suit the customers’ needs and avoid over speeding.
  • On occasion, modifying software on old-model parts by converting old information, checking parameters, modifying if necessary, uploading to part and send modification to colleague for storage in parts database.
  • If necessary, tuning manually using tools such as calibrators and digital multi meters for print circuits.
  • Testing and simulating the functionality of the component and perform a quality check.
  • Powering up of parts in stock to prevent data loss and develop the maintenance process for stored parts in cooperation with TS


 What do we expect from you?

  • Electrical experience in combination with in dept knowledge on the electrical side of engines, turbines or other rotating equipment.  
  • We work with a wide numerous of Automation Control Devices. Any experience with the following brands is seen as a big advantage: Unic C1- C3, Wecs 2000-9500, Deuta, Despemes, Spemos, Tufmon, Kongsberg, Sentry, LCS, Many PLC, SW download Kit, Flex temps Units, Woodward 721-723+, Viking V25-V35, etc.
  • At least 5 years as an Service Engineer, Electrical Senior or Superintendent Electrical in the field service.
  • Any Experience with ERP systems is seen as a big advantage. We work with SAP. \
  • You are accurate, systematic and a true problem solver.
  • You speak English fluently.

What we offer you 

We highly care for employability of all our employees and employees are encouraged to take the opportunity to further develop their talents and competencies within an international working environment, in an ambitious, growth orientated organisation. We offer excellent terms of employment and promote a healthy work-life balance. We foster openness, respect and trust.


If you feel exited by being part of a dynamic working environment and you think your personal skills and qualities match the job requirements, we look forward to receiving your job application, together with a Curriculum Vitae.