(Senior) Performance Expert

Wärtsilä is strongly committed to research and development. The aim of its Technology and R&D activities is to continuously strengthen the company’s technology leadership position, and to further improve its competitive edge in the global marine and energy markets. This is achieved by developing products that are based on reliable, efficient, and cost competitive technologies, and which address customer needs.
Application deadline 2017-09-15
Position description Wärtsilä Technology (R&D) is looking for Performance Experts or Senior Performance Experts. Engine performance development is an activity within Wärtsilä Technology, Engine Performance & Control. The main task of the Performance Expert is to develop competitive performance (engine efficiency, emissions, turbocharging) on our diesel/gas engines, together with the product engineering, design and test teams.

Title of the employee depends on the experience level. Positions are located in Vaasa, Finland or Trieste, Italy.
Responsibilities - Evaluate gas/diesel engine performance data
- Give support to the product platforms in Wärtsilä Marine Solutions, Engines
- Build-up of way-of-working with internal stakeholders and external partners
- Build-up and development of simulation tools
- Participate in research & development projects regarding new engine concepts.
Requirements - B.Sc. or M.Sc., Technical
- Advanced knowledge of internal combustion engine thermodynamics
- Experience from internal combustion engine performance related R&D activities
- Knowledge of turbocharger performance
- Knowledge of exhaust emission formation, abatement and legislation
- Independent personality and ability to perform accurate, analytical, time bound and systematic work
- Good skills in MS Excel
- Experience with GT Power is regarded as a merit
- Good team working and communication skills
- Fluency in English. Finnish and preferably also Swedish in Vaasa or Italian in Trieste.
Contact person to give further information Donatella Cascia, Manager, Product Performance
Tel: +39 335 7988326

Arto Järvi, General Manager Product Performance
Tel: +358 40 5146646

Email firstname.lastname@wartsila.com
Please attach CV to your application.

Country Finland
Job area Research & Development