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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!


Are you an experienced hands-on test automation expert seeking for a new challenge? 


Kalmar’s Digital Solutions team is looking for a Senior Test Automation Engineer to join the Strategy, Sustainability and Technology division in Tampere.


As a Senior Test Automation Engineer, you will get to contribute to our vision of providing unparalleled customer service experiences, by developing our software products for our customers.


Main tasks and responsibilities

  • Help develop products as well as build system testing capabilities for various projects including our AWS-based IoT cloud platform
  • Different aspects of system testing, ranging from crafting test cases to integrating system testing as well as automated build pipelines
  • As a senior member of the team, you will get to share your knowledge and experiences with the rest of the Test Automation and DevOps professionals
  • Engaging with various teams working with frontend and backend software solutions, collaborating to develop and maintain software products for our customers as part of our digital offering
  • Analysing, troubleshooting, and resolving various issues together with the rest of the team. 


What you’ll need to succeed

  •  Several years (at least 4-5 years) of professional experience in designing and developing system tests
  • Prior experience from various different aspects of system testing and a proven track record of programming fit-for-purpose system testing solutions
  • Aim to understand the system being tested by studying the architecture and learning the related cutting-edge technologies.
  • Well-versed using modern DevOps tools and practices to produce quality software solutions, as well as agile and lean software development methodologies. 
  • Strong working knowledge in Python as well as experience with tools, frameworks, and technologies related to designing and implementing system tests, such as Robot Framework, Browser Library, Jenkins, Bitbucket Pipelines and Docker
  • Prior experience from performance testing frameworks such as locust is seen as a bonus and knowledge in TypeScript will help you to understand how our applications are developed. 
  • Good communication and collaboration skills are essential.


Why should you join our team?

We’re offering you a position in a global organisation where you are challenged with interesting and diverse tasks. 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.


You will get flexible working possibilities, meaning that you can also work remotely from home. If you prefer to work at a proper office, we have a desk waiting for you in Tampere. The team usually works at the office in Tampere one to two days per week so we hope to see you there as well!


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?

If you are excited about this opportunity, please submit your application today! 


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


Kalmar is part of Cargotec

Kalmar is the global leader in sustainable cargo handling for ports, terminals, distribution centres and heavy industry. With our extensive electric portfolio and global service network, we help our customers move towards safer, more eco-efficient and productive operations. Together, we develop innovative solutions that shape the future of our industry, improving our customers’ every move.

Kalmar is part of Cargotec. Cargotec's (Nasdaq Helsinki: CGCBV) sales in 2022 totalled approximately EUR 4 billion and it employs around 11,500 people.