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Vaasa, FI Turku, FI

Function:  Finance & Control
Job Category:  Support Functions

Master Data Engineer (permanent)

Wärtsilä Shared Service Center (WSSC) supports the Wärtsilä companies in financial accounting or other operational tasks and acts as a gatekeeper to ensure compliance. WSSC is striving for harmonized one global Wärtsilä way of working worldwide with high quality, timely, effective, and efficient processes. WSSC is sharing best practices and knowledge with focus on continuous development and operational excellence. 

We are looking for a Master Data Engineer to join our team. 
We offer you an opportunity to work in an international and energetic environment, with lots of learning possibilities. In master data management you will familiarise yourself with multiple process tools and a wide range of Wärtsilä people around the world. 



Location for this permanent position is Vaasa or Turku, Finland



  • Create, update, extend, block, and monitor material master data in SAP based on business inputs 
  • Ensure correct and high-quality master data according to legal compliance and Wärtsilä Corporation guidelines and requirements, with agreed work splits and lead times promised 
  • Active co-operation, communication and knowledge sharing with related end-to-end processes and internal and external stakeholders globally 
  • Contribute to global audits in WSSC in own area of responsibility, collect and prepare master data related information, reports and analyses to internal and external stakeholders and authorities 
  • Actively identify, evaluate, and implement new and innovative solutions ensuring continuous development, improvement and harmonisation in the global master data processes and tools. Strive for world-class performance 
  • Ensure proper and updated documentation of the process flows, work splits and tasks 
  • Training of different stakeholders globally on master data processes, tools and related policies and guidelines 
  • Assist and participate in development activities 


  • Education: Commercial/ Financial/ Data management education (e.g. Bachelor/Masters of Business Administration, or a degree in Industrial Engineering and Management) 
  • SAP MM, SD knowledge, SAP Business partner concept, good excel skills 
  • Systematic and organized way of working
  • Interest in process optimization 
  • Open-minded and agile personality 
  • Flexibility and good team working skills
  • Positive attitude and pro-active thinking
  • Excellent customer service skills
  • Experience of similar tasks and shared services operations is an advantage 
  • Advanced English skills, other languages are considered an advantage 

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. 
You will be a part of a global organization with local presence and work in an exciting and dynamic working environment with highly motivated and skilled co-workers. We offer interesting and challenging work tasks, as well as personal and professional development in a great team.


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 29th of May 2022, 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:
Tuomo Ilonen 
Manager, Master Data, Wärtsilä Shared Service Center
(only for questions from direct job applicants, applications through email will not be recorded or responded to). 


Last application date: 29/05/2022

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 check, including the drug test/screening. The legislation of the country followed when 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. We emphasise innovation in sustainable technology and services to help our customers continuously improve their environmental and economic performance. Our dedicated and passionate team of 17,000 professionals in more than 200 locations in 68 countries shape the decarbonisation transformation of our industries across the globe. In 2021, Wärtsilä’s net sales totalled EUR 4.8 billion. Wärtsilä is listed on Nasdaq Helsinki. Find out more at