Shanghai, CN

Function:  Engineering
Job Category:  Project Management

Project Engineer

We are looking for a Project Engineer to Wärtsilä Marine, Power Supply Customer Delivery in Wärtsilä China.

Project Engineer is responsible for executing the projects according to the Project Plan in close co-operation with the Project Manager. Projects consist mainly of contracted gensets, propulsion packages including main engines and/or propulsion systems with relevant auxiliary systems. Project Engineer is the communication link between the customers, internal and external suppliers in the projects.


Your main responsibilities are

- Project specific installation and system planning

- Manage (plan, steer, follow-up, analyze and report) contracted projects in close co-operation with the Project Manager

- Prepare and provide the customer with the project specific Documentation / information,

- Offer strong technical support to customer (shipyard, ship designer and ship owner) for contracted projects.

- Maintain the daily contacts with the customer in close co-operation with the Project Manager

- Provide technical support in the pre-project stage


You will shine in this role when you have:

- Mechanical or Electric technical / Engineering background.

- Good communication skill

- Strong team working skills

- Ability to work in multi cultural / international business environment

- Being forward thinking and goal focused

- Readiness to travel as required



- Technical background (BSc or MSc in Mechanical or Electrical & Automation Engineering)

- Fluent skills in English, both oral and written



- Minimum 3 years of working experience

- Practical experience from shipyard or shipbuilding industry, technical knowledge of diesel engines, propulsion, onboard marine and/or offshore installations will be considered as an important merit.



Why you and us 

We have an amazing team and a clear purpose to exist. We are passionate about the work we do and hope to find a colleague with a shared passion for smart technologies and a sustainable future.

All our employees are encouraged to utilise the variety of training activities, learning solutions and self-study materials that we have to offer which supports the opportunity to further develop your talents and competencies within a very global working environment, in an ambitious and growth orientated organisation. 


Contact & next steps

Does this sound like the job for you? If yes, we hope to hear from you before the application 30th June 2024 by submitting your application through our careers portal. Are you still wondering if you should apply and would like to get something clarified? Please reach out to Tina Zheng, Talent Acquisition Specialist (tina.zheng@wartsila.com) 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 apply by 30th June 2024 at 23:59 Chinese Standard Time. 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: 30/06/2024 


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. 


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