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Business:  Kalmar
Job Function:  Software

Tampere, FI

Apply by:  08-03-2020

Trainee, PLC Development

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

Software and Automation Development department is looking for two new team members to the Software Development and Testing teams. You would be able to start working in May 2019 or part-time even earlier.
After successful training period there is a possibility to do your final thesis with us. You will be based in Tampere, Finland.

Main tasks and responsibilities:

  • Development and testing software of automated crane concept, using simulated environments, test automation and participating live testing of a full scale crane in our backyard test field
  • Supporting tasks in different activities in the software team.
What you’ll need to succeed:
  • Studying in software engineering (M.Sc. or B.Sc.)
  • Genuine interest in software development & testing
  • Experience and understanding (studies) of testing Software
  • Experience and understanding (Studies) of PLC programming IEC-61131
  • Experience of Atlassian (JIRA/Confluence) is seen as an advantage
  • Preferably some previous (work) experience in similar tasks
  • Good study record
  • Detail oriented and problem solving attitude
  • Excellent communication skills in English.
We offer you

We offer you an opportunity to put your skills and knowledge into work with diverse tasks. We value collaboration in our open and inclusive culture and you will get to work with great colleagues from different backgrounds. With us, you will have the opportunity to learn and develop yourself professionally - and have fun while doing it.

Interested to join?

If you are excited about this opportunity, please submit your application and CV by 08.03.2020.


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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