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Shanghai, CN Guangzhou, CN Dalian, CN

Function:  Engineering
Job Category:  Engineering

Senior Project Engineer

Wärtsilä is a world leader in marine technology and has the world’s widest portfolio and service network. We are leading the industry’s transformation towards a decarbonised and sustainable future. We at Wärtsilä Marine Systems are focusing on the latest and most efficient solutions, products and lifecycle services to support the vision for a safer, better, and more sustainable future for our customers. 

We want to change the course towards an interconnected and cleaner maritime future and are constantly on the lookout for future-oriented talent to join our team and to work towards enabling sustainable societies through innovation in technology and services - together. Are you ready to jump onboard?


We are now looking for a Senior Project Engineer, Exhaust Treatment to join our team, working for a better future. This position will be an integral part of the project team and one of the key players to deliver Exhaust Gas Cleaning projects for Marine sector.

Integration engineering team is responsible for EGC (Exhaust Gas Cleaning) and CCS (Carbon Capture & Storage) product integration on existing vessels. Your tasks will be in project delivery as project engineer responsible for vessel integration by acting a link between shipyard design departments and our back-office. You will also participate in project sales providing technical feasibility studies for the sales team.

The preferred location for the position is in either Shanghai, Dalian or Guangzhou in China.

In this position, you will be part of an experienced project team to execute demanding projects in challenging environments. This role will offer you experience in international business and opportunities for professional growth in an advancing field of industry.


Your main responsibilities are

  • Acting as first point of contact towards Customer's integration design matters.
  • Participate in and coordinate basic and detail design and verify the required level of quality.
  • Participate in and coordinate basic and detail design and verify the required level of quality.
  • Control and monitor supplier performance and delivery to customers
  • Independently generate technical feasibility studies for retrofit project sales
  • Assist the Project Manager with the management of projects, particularly in terms of quality and risk
  • Prepare and manage technical information and documentation
  • Report, communicate, and discuss technical matters internally, with customers and suppliers
  • Complete other tasks as required by the Project Manager


You will shine in this role when you have:

  • M.Sc. in Engineering or Naval Architecture
  • +7 years of experience in Marine
  • Experience in project management
  • Experience of working with shipyards
  • Experience of working abroad is considered as an advantage
  • Experience with exhaust gas treatment is considered as an advantage
  • Wide knowledge of process technology and related components such as pumps, valves, tanks, piping systems is considered as an advantage
  • CAD skills
  • Ability to make a cost-efficient plan for engineering and installation works
  • Procurement skills
  • Collaboration, negotiation and presentation skills
  • Problem-solving and decision-making skills, also under pressure
  • Good communication skills in English, both written and verbal. Other language skills are seen as an advantage


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 17th Mar 2023 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 ( 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 17th Mar 2023 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: 17/03/2023 


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. 


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