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Vaasa, FI

Function:  Service Delivery
Job Category:  Other

ICS Technical Expert, Software, Plant Automation

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 with smart technology, and our Smart Marine and Energy visions 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 cleaner 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?


 Wärtsilä Technical Service Plant Automation Team is looking for Industrial Control Systems (ICS) Technical Expert, software to enhance operating systems support in Wärtsilä products and service domain.
The location of this position is in Vaasa, Finland.


What we offer:
Welcome to a dynamic team, where you have the possibility to work independently with the support of great colleagues. We want to be the best at what we do and therefore we continuously develop our expertise and way of working. In this great working environment, we want to offer you an interesting position and possibility to develop yourself in the front line of Wärtsilä technology. 


Responsibilities as an ICS Expert/Engineer your main responsibilities will be: 

- Provide operating system technical lifecycle support for internal and external customers, including Virtualization, whitelisting and certificates. 

- Active Directory of ICS products and solutions: 

  • Select and develop ICS Active Directory and Group policy management testing tools and methods 
  • Maintain and develop ICS Active Directory
  • Perform AD testing planning, execute functionality tests and document test results for various R&D activities and development projects
  • Assist in correcting the implementation for fault found in AD testing 
  • Develop security testing documentations and create technical and status reports
  • Test and configure Group Policies for ICS products

- Patch management: 

  • Test security patches from different vendors for different installation configurations

- Assist with developing ICS training material


- Bachelor’s or Master’s Degree in Computer Engineering/Science, Automation or an equivalent degree and professional experience
- Experience and knowledge in:

  • Developing and testing operation system solutions and controls 
  • Virtualization
  • Multi-vendor automation products (DCS, SCADA, Historian, HMI) and processes, preferably in energy or marine industry
  • Database and IT asset management
  • Project management and documentation skills

- To succeed in this job you need to be action and result oriented, have good communications skills and customer focus.


Please apply by 9th of March, 2021.

Contact person to give further information    
Matti Anttila, Manager, Plant Automation
E-mail: matti.anttila@wartsila.com

Last application date: 09/03/2021


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 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