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Business:  Kalmar
Job Function:  Software Development

Tampere, FI

Software Engineer, Safety

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 is looking for a Software Engineer Safety. The purpose of the position is to have the responsibility of Software development and engineering according to roadmaps on the area of safety related PLC systems. This role will be closely working together with Product management, release management, project teams and Kalmar external partners.


Main tasks and responsibilities:


  • Knowledge of SW development lifecycle
  • Maintain and develop specific TLS components according to roadmaps
  • Take ownership of SW components which are in development team responsibility
  • Be team player, commit to release cycles and commonly agreed targets
  • Be ready to learn new skills and challenge established practices
  • Ensure SW quality with own actions, be proud of own product
  • Exception handling with other parties
  • Regular progress reporting.

What you’ll need to succeed:


  • MSc or BSc, Automation, Information Technology or Computer Science
  • Experience
  • 1-5 years of experience of software development projects


  • Must be able to work effectively in groups
  • SW development skills
  • Automation experience is needed


  • Knowledge of PLCs, SoftPLC and other controls needed
  • Software development methods, tools and processes.

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  Janne Kuosmanen, by phone at tel:+358400354311 or by email at janne.kuosmanen@kalmarglobal.com.

If you are excited about this opportunity, please submit your application and CV.


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 2019 totalled approximately EUR 3.7 billion and it employs around 12,000 people. www.cargotec.com