Turku, FI Helsinki, FI Vaasa, FI

Function:  Engineering
Job Category:  Engineering

Project Engineer

Wärtsilä is a world leader in marine technology and leading the industry's transformation towards a decarbonised and sustainable future. With the world’s widest portfolio and service network, we – Wärtsilians - deliver efficient, safe and sustainable integrated products and solutions to enhance the business of our customers. The opportunities presented through digitalisation and new technologies are offering a new era of shipping. Did you know that shipping is the world’s most efficient mode of transportation and that approximately 80% of world trade is carried by sea?

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?

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


Position information:


The position is permanent and possible locations for this position are Helsinki, Vaasa and Turku, Finland.


  • Safeguarding that works under your assigned responsibility area are executed according to contract requirements, specifications, instructions and company policies
  • Managing project activities according to contract requirements together with external vendors and internal team members
  • Planning the works with total costs, schedule, and customer needs in focus

You will also be responsible for: 


  • Integration for assigned technical area, including integration engineering between cross-functions and 3rd party equipment suppliers within the technical area
  • Technical ownership of the project solution
  • Control over Wärtsilä scope of supply, from engineering to hand-over
  • Performing project work in compliance with project management methodology and business directives
  • Project-related documentation and HSEQ, together with internal support functions



  • B.Sc. or M.Sc. in Engineering (Mechanical/Electrical/Automation) or Process/Marine Technology
  • Recent experience with marine industry projects on:
    • Design on ship systems or
    • E&A design
  • Attention to detail, self-driven and motivated
  • Negotiation and presentation skills
  • Problem-solving and decision-making skills, also under time pressure
  • Good communication skills in English, both written and verbal
  • Working with MS Office software. Experience with SAP is seen as an advantage
  • Willingness to travel as needed


Contact & next steps:

Please apply with a CV and Cover letter by the latest of 11th of August 2024 by submitting your application through our career portal.
For more information about the position, please contact:

Tuomas Helin, General Manager, Project Management
Email: tuomas.helin@wartsila.com
Phone: +358 40 700 4983
Contacting hour: 06.08.2024 9:00 – 10:00 EET


Last application date: 11/08/2024 


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. 


All new Wärtsilä employees in Finland will attend occupational health checks, including drug tests/screenings. The country's legislation is followed when a person is located outside of Finland.


This is Wärtsilä 

Wärtsilä is a global leader in innovative technologies and lifecycle solutions for the marine and energy markets. Our team of 17,800 professionals, in more than 280 locations in 79 countries, shape the decarbonisation transformation of our industries across the globe. Read more on www.wartsila.com