Area IM Manager, Americas

Vacancies in Wartsila North America, Inc.

1 Position: Area IM Manager
Reporting to: Director IM Area and Integrations
Preferred Location: Ft. Lauderdale, Florida

Successful applicant must be authorized to work in the USA without sponsorship.

Wärtsilä in Brief:
Wärtsilä is a global leader in complete lifecycle power solutions for the marine and energy markets. By emphasizing technological innovation and total efficiency, Wärtsilä maximizes the environmental and economic performance of the vessels and power plants of its customers.
Application deadline 2017-09-24
Position description Wärtsilä global IM (Information Management) integrates Processes, Systems and Information, supporting Wärtsilä’s businesses in developing the operations. Wärtsilä partners with world leading IT vendors and has a competent international IM organization. For development minded persons, Wärtsilä offers an opportunity to shape the future of its IM environment.

We are now looking for an Area IM Manager to lead the operations in North and South America. The Area IM function is in a key role in commissioning of hardware, software and services to global Wärtsilä sites and offers a multitude of IM services to Wärtsilä business lines. A clear set of global procedures enables us to deliver services with the same standards and monitor performance for the global Wärtsilä footprint.

A major focus of Area IM is to continuously supervise performance, quality and cost efficiency of delivered services. The function provides consultancy to Wärtsilä business lines to choose the right IM services for respective demands/user profiles and oversees delivery, cost and performance figures. We have a strong focus on IT/Telecommunications infrastructure systems to ensure a solid base for a large variety of applications.

- Ensure the efficient implementation of global IM guidelines in all sites across the area
- Operational responsibility for services and service-level agreement with company management / companies in the area
- Identify opportunities to create new business value from IT and improve operational efficiency
- Influence user behavior by promoting global IM services and solutions
- Ensure that service level agreements with our suppliers are kept
- Manage cost efficient ICT spending in the area
- Gather feedback on customer satisfaction and managing business demands
- Actively participate and Manage ICT integrations in M&A cases
- Manage and lead the Area IM team


- Education: M.Sc. or B.Sc. in the area of IT/Telecommunications
- Minimum 5 years work experience
- Sound technical IT knowledge with emphasis on IT/Telecommunications infrastructure
- Economic understanding, cost awareness and formulation of business cases
- Project management experience of substantial IT/Telecommunications implementations/ changes with many users/sites
- Excellent communication and presentation skills
- Good leadership skills
- Independent, proactive, service-minded and goal focused attitude to work
- Fluent written and spoken English
- Education: M.Sc. or B.Sc. in the area of IT/Telecommunications
- Minimum 5 years work experience
Contact person to give further information
Human Resources Contact: Todd Mc Govern -

Manager Contact: - Kenneth Mörk, Director IM Areas and Integrations at
Country USA
Job area Digital Technology and Innovation