Automation Expert, Programmable Logic Controller

Wärtsilä is a global leader in advanced technologies and complete lifecycle solutions for the marine and energy markets. By emphasising sustainable innovation and total efficiency, Wärtsilä maximises the environmental and economic performance of the vessels and energy solutions of its customers. In 2015, Wärtsilä’s net sales totalled EUR 5 billion with approximately 18,800 employees. The company has operations in over 200 locations in more than 70 countries around the world. Wärtsilä is listed on Nasdaq Helsinki.
Application deadline 2016-12-14
Position description Wärtsilä Marine Solutions is looking for an Automation Expert to strengthen the Product management & Engineering team within Catalyst Systems in the Environmental solutions. As an automation expert you will be responsible for development and mastering of the PLC software for energy production sector SCR products. SCR systems are used to minimize air emissions of combustion engine power plants.

The position is located in Vaasa or Turku, Finland.
Responsibilities - Maintain & develop software features according to market requirements
- Create project specific software and modifications according to project delivery scope
- Testing of the software with actual equipment
- On-site commissioning / testing when necessary
Requirements - M.Sc. or B.Sc. in industrial automation or equivalent
- Work experience on similar tasks
- Knowledge of computer networking and of Programmable Logic Controllers (PLCs)
- Ability to create new concepts and develop those to solutions according to project requirements
- Ability to read wiring diagrams, schematics, technical manuals and to implement the knowledge in actual performance
- Knowledge of electrical & instruments including Variable Frequency Drives (VFDs)
- Troubleshooting capability in electrical systems
- Good communication and teamwork skills, as well as ability to work independently when required
- Systematic and active approach to work
- Fluent English & readiness to travel
- Working experience on field is seen as an asset

Contact person to give further information Pekka Kinnari - General Manager, Product management & engineering
Telephone: +358 50 5726585
Country Finland
Job area Engineering