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Surgères, FR

Function:  Service Delivery
Job Category:  Engineering

Technical Information Manager / Responsable Bureau d'Etudes H/F

Wärtsilä is leading the transition towards a 100% renewable energy future. We Wärtsilians help our customers unlock the value of energy transition by optimizing their energy systems and future-proofing their assets. Did you know Wärtsilä has delivered 74 GW of power plant capacity and more than 80 energy storage systems in 180 countries around the world?

In this fast changing world of energy, we 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. Want to join the ride?


Technical Information Manager / Responsable Bureau d’Etudes H/F


We are now looking for a Technical Information Manager / Responsable Bureau d’Etudes H/F to join our Technical Management team. The preferred location for the position is in Surgeres, France.


What will you be doing

In this position, your work will include the management of a team of 3 to 7 people: industrial draftsmen (updating drawings, designing parts) and master data technicians (updating SAP data, TEX, bills of material). On a typical day, you will plan, coordinate, supervise and guarante the development of the skills of the dedicated team. 


As Technical Information Manager, your work will focus on these responsibilities:


  • Guarantee the quality and durability of the plans for the UD EDGs and UDX engines (realization and follow-up of plans);
  • Ensure the link between the operational technical documentation and the referencing in SAP;
  • Ensure the updating of the technical database (storage in SAP);
  • Manage the "Tech Request": ensure technical responses for the Technical Information part;
  • Ensure the realization of technical studies in order to answer the requests of the other Special Applications departments and to realize if necessary product improvements;
  • Support to Technical Services experts: technical support, documentation research on technical subjects, elaboration of technical files on components, history...);
  • Ensure daily reporting (KPI);
  • Ensure the back up, support of other QPTM teams if necessary. 


The missions are carried out while respecting the applicable rules as regards Quality, Safety and Environment, in accordance with the commitment of Wärtsilä. 

In this role, some travel is required for technical audits and validation of suppliers around the world. Thus, we hope you to be ready to travel approximately 6 times per year.

To be successful in this role, we expect you to have:


  • Degree in design of industrial products
  • Minimum 5 years experience in an industrial design office 
  • Minimum 2 years experience in team management
  • Diesel engine technical expertise, nuclear, military/energy business expertise
  • Knowledge of mechanics, strength of materials, fluid mechanics and structural design
  • English 
  • Pack office
  • SAP


You will shine in this role, when you have:


  • Charism & Leadership
  • Ability to convince your interlocutors
  • Rigor, Organization, Autonomy
  • Customer Oriented
  • Ability to optimize the existing






Nous recrutons un Responsable Bureau d’Etudes H/F pour rejoindre notre équipe de Direction Technique.

L'emplacement préféré pour le poste est à Surgères, France.


Qu'est-ce que tu vas faire

Dans ce poste, votre travail comprendra le management d’une équipe de 3 à 7 personnes de dessinateurs industriels (mise à jour de plans, conception de pièces) et techniciens master data (mise à jour de données SAP, TEX, nomenclatures). Dans un jour typique, vous planifiez, cordonnez, supervisionnez l’équipe dédiée en garantant le développement des compétences de l’équipe dédiée. 


En tant que Responsable Bureau d’Etudes, votre travail se concentrera sur les missions suivantes :


  • Garantir la qualité et la pérennité des plans pour les moteurs UD EDGs et UDX (réalisation et suivi plans) ; 
  • Être le garant du lien entre la documentation technique opérationnelle et le référencement dans SAP ;
  • Assurer la mise à jour de la base de données techniques (stockage dans SAP) ;
  • Piloter la gestion des « Tech Request » : assurer les réponses techniques pour la partie Technical Information ;
  • Assurer la réalisation d’études techniques afin de répondre aux demandes des autres services Special Applications et réaliser si nécessaire des améliorations produits ;
  • Support aux experts techniques Technical Services : support technique, recherche de documentation sur sujet technique; élaboration de dossiers techniques sur composants, historique…) ;
  • Assurer un reporting quotidien (KPI) ;
  • Assurer le back up, support des autres équipes QPTM en cas de nécessité.


Les missions sont effectuées en respectant les règles applicables en matière de Qualité, Sécurité et Environnement, conformément à l’engagement de Wärtsilä.
Des déplacements sont à prévoir à hauteur de : 6 fois par an (audits techniques, validation techniques de fournisseurs).


Pour réussir dans ce rôle, nous attendons de vous :

  • Bac +2 dans la conception de produits industriels
  • Expérience de 5 ans minimum au sein d’un bureau d’étude industriel
  • Expertise technique moteur Diesel, expertise du business nucléaire, militaire/ energie
  • Connaissance en mécanique, résistance des matériaux, mécanique des fluides et calcul de structure
  • Anglais
  • Pack office
  • SAP


En outre, nous attendons de vous : 


  • Charisme et leadership
  • Capacité à convaincre ses interlocuteurs
  • Rigueur, Organisation, Autonomie
  • Orienté Client
  • Capacité à optimiser l’existant


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? 


Contact & next steps

Does this sound like the job for you? If yes, we hope to hear from you before the application deadline 31.03.2023, through submitting your application through our careers portal. We aim to keep you updated on the process all the way. 


Please apply by 31st March 2023 at 23:59 EEST. Our recruiting tool recognizes the time zone where the job ad has been published and closes the application period according to same time zone.


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 

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