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Mumbai, IN

Function:  Finance & Control
Job Category:  Other

SAP Configuration Manager, SAP CS, QM and PM

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 with smart technology, and our Smart Marine and Energy visions into reality. Our 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.


Wärtsilä Information Management (IM) supports businesses in digitizing core operations and enabling new digital business opportunities via technology and information.


We are now looking for a Configuration Manager for the Solution Development and Support for the SAP ERP and related Customer Service, Quality Management and Plant Maintenance IT capabilities. This an opportunity for a seasoned IT professional to take a big role in the Wärtsilä ERP ecosystem and support us through our journey to SAP S/4HANA. In this role you will be part of Global ERP CoE team working closely together with business and other members of our department in order to enhance the value of the IT delivery and development of the own solution domain.


This position is located in Mumbai, India.


Main responsibilities and focus areas:

  • Responsible of all developments and changes going to production in own area and enforcing configuration management guidelines. Participation in Release CAB.
  • Participate in definition of documentation framework and managing documentation in own area.
  • Maintain test cases and related business process descriptions in close co-operation with business in your areas.
  • Perform analysis of requested developments and participate in solution design creation, also occasionally configuring system yourself.
  • Perform cross-functional analysis in order to optimise the process flow between the modules in SAP in end to end process
  • Provide decision makers in the business functions with process and design recommendations
  • Participate in the definition of our SAP Customer Service, Quality Management and Plant Maintenance and related process roadmaps to establish future state vision for these areas in Wärtsilä, you shape the existing landscape to match emerging technologies
  • Explore new solutions to enhance business performance in co-operation with Architects and Business Process Experts
  • Drive the performance of external vendors towards improved results, autonomy and higher degree of automation
  • Conduct industry benchmarking and collect best practices within Customer service, Quality management and Plant maintenance processes




  • Education: B.Sc. / M.Sc. or equivalent in Information Technology or Engineering


  • 10+, preferably 15+ years of  functional and technical experience of SAP CS, PM and QM modules and relevant cross-functional integration points, knowledge of other modules is seen as an advantage

Other requirements:

  • You have already touched upon new SAP technologies such as SAP Fiori and the SAP Business Technology Platform and you’re eager to learn more
  • It’s a plus if you have already looked into the fundamentals of S/4HANA and you are eager to explore more
  • Good knowledge in SAP integrations, both internal and external integrations e.g. Idocs and Odata protocols and Webservices
  • ABAP knowledge is a seen as an advantage, even though in this position that is not part of the duties
  • Very good team working skills in global environment
  • Proactive, development-minded and goal-focused attitude to work
  • Design thinking, experience from Service Design is a plus, key is the ability to transform requirements into solution proposals
  • IT service management skills (vendor management, change management, continuous service improvement, development and operations)
  • Very good documentation, visualization and presentation skills
  • Good leadership and management skills, ability to handle stress
  • Fluent written and spoken English, ability to communicate complex to non-IT stakeholders


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 a diverse and inclusive work community where everyone can be their true self. 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?


You will be a part of a global organization with local presence and work in an exciting and dynamic working environment with highly motivated and skilled co-workers. We offer interesting and challenging work tasks, as well as personal and professional development in a great team.


Additional Information:

Tero Aliranta

Manager, Concept and Release Management

E-mail: tero.aliranta@wartsila.com

Please reach out to us with any questions related to this position (Only for questions from direct job applicants, applications through email will not be recorded or responded to).


Please submit your application including your salary request at www.wartsila.com/careers latest on 12.12.2021.


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 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 2020, Wärtsilä’s net sales totalled EUR 4.6 billion with approximately 18,000 employees. The company has operations in over 200 locations in more than 70 countries around the world. Wärtsilä is listed on Nasdaq Helsinki. Find out more at www.wartsila.com.