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Function:  Engineering
Job Category:  Engineering

System Integration Engineer

Wärtsilä is leading the maritime industry’s transformation towards a decarbonised and sustainable future. We at Wärtsilä Marine Power are proud to offer our customers the world’s widest network of maritime expertise and the full portfolio from engines to lifecycle solutions. 

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 with smart technology - together. Are you ready to jump onboard?

We are looking for a Systems Integration Engineer.


This is a permanent position and will preferably be located in Stord, Norway. However, there is also opportunity to discuss other locations. 


Within Electric Propulsion Systems we are supplying complete power systems for vessels with Mechanical, Hybrid and Diesel Electric propulsion solutions.

We are want to strengthen our team with a System Integration Engineer with special knowledge within rotating equipment (generators, electrical motors), both mechanical and electrical. Knowledge to other main power components, such frequency converter/drive systems is also a request.


What you will be doing

You will work as a technical resource for the EPMS teams both in Norway and Germany. You will work out technical solutions, best practices, participate in project pre-phase and execution.


As a System Integration Engineer your work will focus on these responsibilities:    

  • Rotating equipment such as generators and electrical motors. Mechanical and electrical.
  • Complete Propulsion systems including thrusters, drives, propulsion control.
  • System engineering with responsibility to ensure the quality of the complete propulsion system and ensuring all relevant interface is taken care of.
  • Support Sales in complex offering.
  • Support and participate in delivery projects.
  • Interface with engineering and project management stakeholders in other business units including propulsion and engines.


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

  • Solid knowledge to relevant class rules.
  • Capability to create technical documentation and standards.
  • Clear understanding and proven background within diesel electrical propulsion.
  • Willingness to work in teams.
  • Proven established background in systems engineering
  • Bachelor or Master’s degree in Power Systems is an advantage


Why you and us  

We have an amazing team with a clear vision on being front runners in the marine market. As part of the Electric Propulsion Systems Team you will be an important contributor to our success and being one of our key experts within rotating equipment and system engineering.

We are passionate about the work we do and hope to find a colleague with a shared passion for propulsion power system technology.   


Contact & next steps

Does this sound like the job for you? If yes, we hope to hear from you before the application deadline 26th of July 2021 by submitting your application through our career’s portal.  

In case you have questions about the open position, please contact recruiting manager Kjell Angeltveit Manager Electrical Systems & Integration.

Email: kjell.angeltveit@wartsila.com Phone: +47 95268232

This is Wärtsilä

Wärtsilä Marine Power leads the industry in its journey towards a decarbonised and sustainable future. Our portfolio of engines, propulsion systems, hybrid technology, and integrated powertrain systems deliver the reliability, safety, and environmental performance that Wärtsilä’s Smart Marine vision encompasses. We offer our customers performance-based agreements, lifecycle solutions, and an unrivalled global network of maritime expertise. www.wartsila.com/marine

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