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Trieste, IT Kampen, NL Helsinki, FI Surgères, FR Madrid, ES Göteborg, SE Klaipeda, LT Paris La Défense Cedex, FR Gdansk, PL Porriño, ES Drunen, NL Istanbul, TR Alimos, GR Schiedam, NL Copenhagen, DK Laksevåg, NO London, GB Fareham, GB Vaasa, FI Turku, FI Frauenfeld, CH Hamburg, DE Bremen, DE Moscow, RU

Function:  Service Delivery
Job Category:  Support Functions

Development Lead

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.


We are now looking for a Development Lead in Marine Power division to join our Global Workshop Operations team. This opportunity is offered on a temporary basis (24 months), to support the development of our digitalization vision. 
The preferred location for the position is in Trieste, Italy, however we are open to receiving applications from other locations, and there will be occasional opportunities to travel (approx. 10% of the time)


Are you ready to jump onboard?


What will you be doing?


As a Development Lead, your work will focus on these responsibilities:
•    Run small system/feature development proof of concept and review the industrialization of Proof of Concepts
•    Review the business requirements and translate it to technical specifications
•    Test and validate with the business the new features developed
•    Write documentation for end users
•    Further develop and adapt the workshop digitalization road map


The below will enable you to shine in this role:
•    MSC in Software Engineering, Mechatronics Engineering or qualified by equivalent experience 
•    Working knowledge of web applications, such as Java Spring Boot, Angular and Python
•    Practical understanding of database programming (both Relational and Non-relational database)
•    Basic knowledge of mechanical engineering is a plus 
•    Excellent customer focus; driven to exceed expectations
•    Team player with excellent interpersonal skills, who engages and collaborates with others to deliver results
•    Demonstrable ability to work autonomously without being prompted
•    Aptitude for learning
•    Fluent in English both verbal and written
•    Fluency in Italian is seen as an advantage


Whilst we embrace operating in a virtual environment, there will be the opportunity to travel to meet with our colleagues around the world (approx. 10% of the time). 


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 25th September 2021, through submitting your application through our career’s portal. We aim to keep you updated on the process all the way. 


Are you still wondering if you should apply and would like to get something clarified? 
Please reach out to:
Valerio Magliaro, 
Digitalization Manager 
 (only for questions from direct job applicants, applications through email will not be recorded or responded to). 



Last application date: 25/09/2021

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 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