Vaasa, FI Turku, FI Helsinki, FI

Function:  Digital Technology & Innovation
Job Category:  Support Functions

(Senior) Solution Manager, Supply Chain Management

Wärtsilä is an innovative technology company known for being a forerunner in the Marine and Energy markets. Every day, we – Wärtsilians - put our hearts and minds into turning Wärtsilä's purpose of enabling sustainable societies through innovation in technology and services into reality. Our ultimate aim is to provide increased value to both our customers and society. New, game-changing ideas and continuous improvement have been part of our DNA since 1834. Together, we can create new business opportunities and more sustainable future that we can all be proud of. 

We want to transition the world towards a decarbonised and sustainable future. By pushing the boundaries of engineering and technology, we can make it work. We are always on the lookout for future-oriented talent – want to join the ride?


We are looking for a (Senior) Solution Manager to manage, support and further develop a supply chain management application called Logwis, utilising Java and React technology. As a Solution Manager in this position, you are directly contributing to safeguarding and optimising the continuity of the operation within the Energy business, driving profitable growth. Logwis is a Wärtsilä-owned and developed strategic application supporting supply chain material flows in the Energy business. In this role, you will be part of the Global ERP CoE team working closely with business and other members of our organisation to enhance the value of the IT delivery and development of your own solution domain. 


Position information:


The preferred location for this permanent position is one of our Wärtsilä locations in Finland (Helsinki, Vaasa, Turku) with hybrid remote work possibilities.

As Solution Manager, your work will focus on these responsibilities:


  • Responsible of solutions in own responsibility area, mainly application-supporting business processes within supply chain management
  • Participating in and acting as a lead/scrum master in selected development activities.
  • Co-operating and coordinating with other IM instances, the Service Management, Solution Architecture and Technology and Infrastructure, as well as supporting partners to ensure strong teamwork and flow
  • Actively planning the technical landscape together with service management, stakeholders and enterprise architecture 
  • Building and maintaining strong relationships with business stakeholders
  • Providing high-end support and guidance to stakeholders
  • Give input and create solution proposals for non-standard requests and enhancement requests
  • Proactively give input to continuous service improvement activities in their own domain 
  • Manage documentation and communication related to own area


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


  • Education: M.Sc. or equivalent in Information Technology or Engineering
  • Relevant experience in a similar position
  • Development skills and experience in Java and Java scripts are needed. 
  • Experience in React and Play frameworks as well as databases (PostgreSQL and MS SQL) are seen as an advantage.  
  • Experience in GIT (version control) is needed.
  • A basic understanding of network configurations, firewalls, integrations, etc., is seen as an advantage. 
  • Experience with cloud solutions, Azure, Amazon AWS, etc. is seen as an advantage. 
  • Understanding of integrations and APIs is needed.
  • Experience working with Atlassian stack products (JIRA, Confluence, Bamboo) is seen as an advantage. 
  • Agile project work understanding (Scrum)
  • SAP ECC / S/4HANA experience seen as a benefit 
  • Understanding of ITIL Service Management standards
  • Documentation skills, data models, flows 
  • Fluent written and spoken English


Why you and us?


We at Wärtsilä believe in empowerment, ownership and taking responsibility for our work. We support each other’s growth and co-creation is the true basis of our innovation. We have the courage to see opportunities and take initiative.


We are authentic and honest, and we strongly believe that you can accomplish so much more by being your own 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?


We have an amazing team and are excited about our work and its impact on building sustainable societies. We are looking to find a colleague with this shared passion for smart technologies and a sustainable future. 


Contact & next steps:
Please submit your application through our Careers portal by 04.03.2024 at the latest. Applications through email will not be considered. After submitting your application, you’ll receive a confirmation email. 
For more information about the position, please contact:


Mia Anderssén
Senior Manager, Sales and Service Management Solutions
Global ERP CoE, Wärtsilä IM
+358 45 1549690


Last application date: 04/03/2024 


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 17,000 professionals, in more than 200 locations in 68 countries, shape the decarbonisation transformation of our industries across the globe. Read more on www.wartsila.com