Trieste, IT Moschato, GR Hamburg, DE Schiedam, NL Göteborg, SE Esposende, PT Floriana, MT Istanbul, TR Genova, IT Bermeo, ES Marseille Cedex 15, FR Limassol, CY Vaasa, FI Copenhagen, DK

Function:  Digital Technology & Innovation
Job Category:  Digital Technology and Open Innovation

Development Manager

Development Manager


We are always on the lookout for a talent with a growth mindset – are you the one? 


We are looking for a Development Manager with a main responsibility in translating users' needs in users’ stories and coordinating the developments of those in the workshop digital platform. The resource should also act as subject matter expert and be capable to introduce the logics to new developers.


The preferred location for this position is in Trieste, Italy but also other Wärtsilä Hubs in Europe are negotiable.


In this position, remote working is an option too. 


Your role and responsibilities 


As a Development Manager your work will include:


  • Manage system development in collaboration with the external software developer.
  • Review the business requirements and translate it to technical specifications.
  • Test and validate with the business the developments done.
  • Create documentation for end users.
  • Further develop and adapt the workshop digitalization road map.


The tasks can also be adjusted based on your individual skills and interests. You’ll be working as a part of the Workshop Digitalization team with diverse expertise.


Requirements for the position


  • MSC in Software Engineering, Mechatronics Engineering or qualified by equivalent experience.
  • Working knowledge of web applications, such as Java Spring Boot, Angular and Python.
  • Working knowledge of cloud platform (Azure, AWS).
  • Practical understanding of database programming (both Relational and Non-relational database). 
  • Basic knowledge of mechanical engineering is a plus.



As an ideal candidate you might also have… 


  • 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.
  • Occasional travel (approx. 10-20%).



Why you and us? 


You are valued – as your true self. At Wärtsilä YOU matter. We value diversity and are committed in supporting inclusive work community. 


Your growth is supported. We believe in continuous learning & teamwork. Wärtsilian community has your back when it comes to development opportunities so you can develop beyond your potential. 


You get to make a difference. Innovation and sustainability are important for us. Every day, we - Wärtsilians - put our hearts and minds into enabling sustainable societies through innovation in technology and services into reality. 


Contact & next steps 


Submit your application before the deadline through our Careers portal. Applications through email will not be considered. After submitting your application you’ll receive a confirmation email. We try our best to get back to everyone within 2-3 weeks after application deadline. 


In case of any questions, reach out to 

Valerio Magliaro, Manager, Workshop Digitalization (valerio.magliaro@wartsila.com)


Last application date: 30/11/2023 


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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