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Navi Mumbai, IN

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

Service Manager - Application Portfolio Management (APM)

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?



Wärtsilä Application Portfolio Management (APM) is a framework to effectively manage enterprise IT software applications and software-based services used within Wärtsilä, by maintaining the asset data, and by assessing and illustrating business benefits.


We are looking for a professional to lead, develop, establish, and manage Wärtsilä APM Service. This is an individual contributor role accountable for effective use of this framework to maximize the business value by working with diverse stakeholders - Business Management Leads, IM Management leads, Enterprise Architects, Portfolio Managers, Application Managers/Owners etc.Beside this, the role will also be responsible to manage the deliverables using standard processes, best practices, and other relevant methodologies.


This position is full-time, permanent, and based in Wartsila India, Navi Mumbai office.


As a "Service Manager, APM", you will:
1. Strategically define, develop, establish, and manage the Wärtsilä APM Service.
2. Standardize processes, Governance and enable strategy execution with clear definition, management & monitoring of tactical/ operational activities supporting the strategy.
3. Provide high quality of Application inventory data and analytics to illustrate the business benefits of each application.
4. Identify and Implement continuous service Improvements. Lead or Support Service-related projects.
5. Engage with stakeholders - Business stakeholders, IM leadership, Enterprise Architects, Portfolio Managers, Application Managers, Application Owners, as subject matter expert to get buy-in and adopt the service.
6. Manage marketing and communication of Service delivery activities with key IM/Business stakeholders.
7. Manage budget forecast to ensure effective financial control of the service.
8. Lead/Participate in Service Management meetings, Governance Forums, Development forums.


As a successful candidate you need to have:
1. Minimum 15 years of IT experience of which at least 5 years of experience in Application
Portfolio Management concepts like Application Rationalization for global organizations
using standard processes, tools, and techniques.
2. Good understanding of Business processes, Application, Data, and Information Architecture.
3. Excellent negotiation, influencing and collaboration skills. Be proactive and goal-focused
with excellent decision-making skills.
4. Good understanding of Web 2.0, Cloud, and mobile technologies.
5. Good understanding of the principles, cost models, standards and best practices of IT
functions, processes, and projects.
6. Experience working with large, diverse and distributed, multi-cultural teams.
7. Bachelor's/Master's Degree in IT, Business or Engineering from recognized institute.


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?


How to apply

If you feel excited by being a part of this working environment and think your personal skills and qualities match the job requirements, we look forward to receiving your job application through our career’s portal. Our recruiting tool recognizes the time zone where the job ad has been published and closes the application period according to same time zone.


Last application date: 04/07/2022


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.

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