Senior Automation Expert

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 2017-08-25
Position description Wärtsilä, Marine Solutions, is looking for a Senior Automation Expert to join the business unit Catalyst Systems engineering team. Catalyst Systems is an end-to-end responsible product unit developing, delivering and commissioning emission abatement equipment based on SCR catalyst technology. Products are needed in marine- as well as in power plant installations due to stricter emission limits. Position will offer wide view to our operations from R&D phase to customer projects.

Position will be located in Vaasa, or optionally in Turku, Finland.
Responsibilities - Development and testing of new products and features
- Design of project specific wiring diagrams for delivery projects
- Establishing and coordination of external design work
- Technical expert support for sales team
- Development of design processes.
Requirements - M.Sc. in Electrical Engineering / Electrical & Automation
- 3 years of working experience with electrical & automation related work
- Ability to read, understand and produce wiring diagrams
- Ability to create new concepts and to industrialize those according projects needs
- Knowledge of electrical & instruments including Variable Frequency Drives (VFDs)
- Troubleshooting capability in electrical systems
- Knowledge (or willingness to adopt) of relevant design standards
- Basic skills for PLC programming (Modicon PLC seen as an asset)
- Good communication and teamwork skills, as well as ability to work independently
- Systematic and active approach to work
- Fluent in English and in Finnish or Swedish.
Contact person to give further information Pekka Kinnari, General Manager
Tel: +358 50 5726585
Country Finland
Job area Engineering