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Business:  Kalmar
Job Function:  R&D

Tampere, FI

Apply by:  15-12-2019

Simulation 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

Kalmar Automation Solutions / Software and Automation Development is looking for Simulation Engineer or Senior Simulation Engineer to contribute to simulator development.
This position will be reporting to: Senior Manager, Simulation and Virtual Environments and will be located in Tampere.

Main tasks and responsibilities:
  • Builds, maintains and develops simulation models, interfaces and hardware setups for Hardware-in-the-Loop simulators of container handling equipment
  • Develops simulation models and runs simulations for various research project needs
  • Collaborates closely with software development and research teams.
What you’ll need to succeed:

We are currently looking for a result-oriented and fact-based person with a “can-do”, proactive mindset who has the ability to think strategically, see the “big picture” and solve complex tasks. The ideal candidate should be a team-player, cooperative and trustworthy, who is able to seek opportunities and take estimated risks.
This role is multi technical relating to container handling equipment hardware, control systems and upper level automation.


Ideally you have:

  • BSc or MSc in mechanical, electrical or automation engineering
  • Knowledge of mechanics, drivelines and machine control systems
  • Knowledge of MATLAB/Simulink
  • Basic knowledge of Codesys or Unity is an advantage
  • Basic programing skills (C/C++, C#, Python) is an advantage.
Interested to join?

If you are excited about this opportunity, please submit your application and CV via www.kalmarglobal.com or contact Hannu Santahuhta, Senior Manager, Simulation and Virtual Environments, by email at Hannu.Santahuhta@kalmarglobal.com as soon as possible but no later than the 15th December 2019.

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. www.kalmarglobal.com


Kalmar is part of Cargotec. Cargotec's sales in 2018 totalled approximately EUR 3.3 billion and it employs around 12,000 people. www.cargotec.com

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