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Business:  Kalmar
Job Function:  Software Development

Tampere, FI

Senior Test Automation Engineer

Kalmar keeps global trade moving. Our innovative solutions contribute to every fourth container movement in the world and help transform the future of cargo handling. We believe in collaboration, delivering on our promises and that people make the difference.

Making your next move count

We are now looking for a Senior Test Automation Engineer to join us in Tampere.  You will be a senior member of our team developing digital software products for our customers and building system testing capabilities for various projects including AWS-based IoT cloud platform. You appreciate working in an international, cross-functional setup and engaging with various teams working with frontend and backend software solutions.

Main tasks and responsibilities


As a software test engineering expert, you thrive in using modern DevOps tools and practices to produce quality software solutions. You aim to understand the system being tested by studying the architecture and learning the related cutting-edge technologies. You are able to communicate effectively when analyzing, troubleshooting and resolving issues together with developers. You master different aspects of system testing, from crafting test cases to integrating system testing to automated build pipelines.

What you’ll need to succeed


  • Several years of professional experience in designing and developing system tests
  • Strong working knowledge in Python programming language and preferably experience with other programming languages, such as Java and JavaScript
  • Proven track record of programming elegant and fit-for-purpose system testing solutions
  • Experience with tools, frameworks, and technologies related to designing and implementing system tests, such as Robot Framework, Browser Library, Jenkins, Bitbucket Pipelines and Docker
  • Natural drive for continuous learning
  • Proficiency with agile and lean software development methods
  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills
  • Good communication skills allowing collaboration with stakeholders from various backgrounds
  • Proficiency in English (written and verbal)
  • M.Sc (Eng.) or higher in Software Engineering, Computer Science or equivalent.

You will be part of


We believe in our people as it is our people who really make the difference. We always work in close collaboration with our customers, deliver on our promises and never walk away no matter how big the challenge. We succeed because we do it together. 

With us, you will have the opportunity to realise your potential and become an important member of our global team.

Interested to join?


For further information please contact Rami Lehtelä, Test Automation Lead by email at


Please submit your CV or LinkedIn profile. The applications will be continuously reviewed until the position is filled. Our recruitment process in a nutshell: There are four phases: Brief call, 1st interview, technical assignment and 2nd interview. First two phases focus on getting to know each other, letting you know what we do here at DiSH and how you would fit into our team. The two latter phases focus more on the technical know-how and requirements. 

Kalmar is part of Cargotec

Kalmar offers the widest range of cargo handling solutions and services to ports, terminals, distribution centres and to the heavy industry. Kalmar is the industry forerunner in terminal automation and in energy efficient container handling, with one in four container movements around the globe being handled by a Kalmar solution. Through its extensive product portfolio, global service network and ability to enable a seamless integration of different terminal processes, Kalmar improves the efficiency of every move.


Kalmar is part of Cargotec. Cargotec's (Nasdaq Helsinki: CGCBV) sales in 2021 totalled approximately EUR 3.3 billion and it employs around 11,500 people.