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Vaasa, FI

Function:  Service Delivery
Job Category:  Other

Senior product expert

Wärtsilä is leading the maritime industry’s transformation towards a decarbonised and sustainable future. We at Wärtsilä Marine Power are proud to offer our customers the world’s widest network of maritime expertise and the full portfolio from engines to lifecycle solutions. 

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 with smart technology - together. Are you ready to jump onboard?


Wärtsilä Marine Power, Power Supply is looking for a Senior Product Expert to join the Catalyst Systems, Products team.  Qualified candidates will be responsible for keeping our external and internal customers happy by ensuring our products are fully operational in the field. The successful candidate will be working in a flexible and relatively small unit with a growing business and product portfolio. With this position we offer a suitable mixture of travelling and office work.

The ideal candidate will be a self-starter that can work both independently and as part of an interdisciplinary team. The candidate should thrive in a fast paced, constantly changing environment while the industry and company go through substantial growth.
Preferred location for this position is in Vaasa, Finland.


Main Responsibilities:

The Senior Product Engineer will have the following duties and responsibilities:
• Be the go-to expert on Wärtsilä selective catalytic reduction systems (SCR) globally, with specific focus on Power Plant SCR’s and PLC Automation.
• Provide expert support to Wärtsilä delivery projects, warranty departments and service network personnel on marine and power installations.
• Perform field and office activities according to the work plan for our land-based SCR (selective catalytic reduction) and our marine based SCR.  
• Perform advanced troubleshooting on specific equipment or equipment family (limited to SCR related equipment like: pumps, valves, emission analysers, sensors, automation etc.). 
• Report the findings and suggest product improvements internally. 
• Execute SCR system commissioning in complex power plant installations.
• Interact with internal and external customers during the work execution. 
• Provide product training to Wärtsilä service network engineers. 
• Participate in product management and development activities on request.
• Expected travelling days: 50-80 year.


Minimum Experience and Educational Requirements:  
• Minimum BSc level education
• 3 years of relevant experience
• Solid PLC knowledge and experience.
• Experience with auxiliary equipment in general
• Good skills in electrical & automation engineering
• Basic knowledge in process and mechanical engineering
• Good command of English, both oral and written.
• Proactive, systematic, and organized way of working. 
• Good skills in communication and customer orientation 
• Good team working ability and skills. 
• Readiness to travel: monthly.
• Marine and/or power plant industry experience seen as a big benefit.
• Experience with SCR systems or other emission control solutions seen as a benefit.


Why you and us:
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.


If you feel excited by being a part of this working environment and think your personal skills and qualities match the job requirements, we look forward to receiving your job application.


Please apply by 18th of April, 2021.


Contact person to give further information: 

Daniel Nordberg
General Manager, Catalyst Systems 

Last application date: 18/04/2021

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 Marine Power leads the industry in its journey towards a decarbonised and sustainable future. Our portfolio of engines, propulsion systems, hybrid technology, and integrated powertrain systems deliver the reliability, safety, and environmental performance that Wärtsilä’s Smart Marine vision encompasses. We offer our customers performance-based agreements, lifecycle solutions, and an unrivalled global network of maritime expertise. www.wartsila.com/marine

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 2020, Wärtsilä’s net sales totalled EUR 4.6 billion with approximately 18,000 employees. The company has operations in over 200 locations in more than 70 countries around the world. Wärtsilä is listed on Nasdaq Helsinki. Find out more at www.wartsila.com