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Primary Location: 

Vaasa, Finland

Function:  Sales & Marketing
Job Category:  Sales & Marketing

Senior Proposal Engineer

Wärtsilä Energy Solutions is looking for an experienced Senior Proposal Engineer to join the growing energy storage sales support organization.  The position will lead proposal creation for energy storage and hybrids and write proposal content regarding to specific customer requirements and unique value points for the Greensmith integrated solution. The role reports to the VP of Applied Technology and can be based in any major Wärtsilä location in Europe.
Main responsibilities:

• Lead proposal creation for energy storage and hybrids
• Write proposal content regarding to specific customer requirements and unique value points for the Greensmith integrated solution
• Create Design and create high-level as well as detailed system design drawings, layouts, schematics
• Specify appropriate system components, calculate component ratings and quantities, and create detailed bills-of material for material and labor cost estimates
• Interface with vendors to understand the form, fit and function of their products and services; and determine which products are best suited for an application or project
• Assist in developing software model architectures for various configurations of energy storage, engines, utility systems, and renewable generation to be used in grid tied and stand-alone power applications.
• Utilise value concepts & tools defining the right value solutions for each individual customer
Development Responsibilities:
• Assist in developing a hybrid power solution utilizing Wartsila engines, batteries, and renewable generation technologies
• Help further development of Sales Tools for energy storage and hybrids

• MSc or BSc degree, and equivalent work experience
• Experienced proposal writer
• Experience with energy storage and renewable energy markets and projects
• Able to read and understand system schematics, single-line drawings, mechanical elevation, and building layout drawings
• Strong written and oral skills. Must be a proven and competent English writer, able to create grammatically correct and properly structured English proposal documents.
• Competent with MS Office products (Excel, Work, PowerPoint, Projects, Outlook, etc.) as well as graphical design tools (ACAD, Paint, Illustrator, etc.)
• Passion for innovation, ability to adapt to fast changing market demands, working independently and as a team member
• Willingness to take ownership and produce results
• Solid organizational skills including attention to detail and multi-tasking skills
• Strong work ethic
• Energetic and enthusiastic approach
• Ability to travel as required (estimated 25% of time


Please apply by 16th December, 2018. 


Person to give further information:
Kent Sheldon
VP of Applied Technology, Storage Sales Support
+1 530 8021920


This is Wärtsilä

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 2017, Wärtsilä’s net sales totalled EUR 4.9 billion with approximately 18,000 employees. The company has operations in over 200 locations in more than 80 countries around the world. Wärtsilä is listed on Nasdaq Helsinki. Find out more at

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