WHY VISUAL COMPONENTS?

At Visual Components, our most valuable assets are our employees. Their dedication to our mission and each other is the reason for our success as a company, and awesomeness as a team. It’s how we’ve flourished as a business for almost 20 years, developed amazing products that our customers love, and grown into one of the leading companies in our industry.

One of the things we take the most pride in is the diversity of our team. With over 30 employees from more than a dozen different nationalities spread across three countries, we’re truly a global company. The different experiences and perspectives everyone brings to the Visual Components family is what makes us so special.

If you’re interested in joining a world-class team with an ambitious mission, check out our open positions and get in contact with us!

 

We are looking for a full-time Test Developer to join our growing team in Espoo. You’ll work with an international development team to test and develop Visual Component’s new 3D factory and robot simulation platform. If you have testing experience and an interest in solving complex problems in factory and robotics simulation, read more about what this position has to offer and apply today!

Job duties:

In this position, you will be testing and developing a 3D manufacturing and robot simulation platform that’s used to create simulations and virtual models of factories and production centers being built by many of the leading manufacturers in electronics, consumer goods, automotive, and more. You’ll contribute to the development of the company’s applications for desktop, mobile, and VR/AR platforms.

You will join an international team of developers and work with agile development methods and your main responsibilities include:

  • Manual testing of the existing software
  • Creating automation test cases by using TFS
  • Collaboration with the developers

You will have the opportunity to develop your skills in software development, testing and automation testing. You will also work with customers to troubleshoot and solve technical issues, mostly via email. We don’t expect you to be an expert in these areas but some knowledge is seen as an advantage. An eager mind to learn and positive attitude is most important.

We are looking for

Our ideal candidate has a suitable educational background within IT. You have good understanding of software development and programming (C++, C# or.NET). You also have an understanding of software testing and an interest to learn more. You have good communication and team working skills and are detail oriented, with good problem solving skills. This position requires fluent skills in English.

Apply for this position if you have:

  • Suitable academic background within IT
  • Understanding of programming (C++, C# or.NET)
  • Understanding of basic principles of testing
  • Good communication and team working skills
  • Good problem solving skills
  • Fluent skills in English

It is also seen as an advantage if you have previous experience in automation testing.

Start: As soon as possible

Working hours: Full-time

Employment period: Permanent

Location: Espoo

Salary: According to agreement

Published: 29.11.2017

To apply for the job you need to register on Academic Work and then click on “Apply here”. Remember to attach your CV into your application! We only process applications through Academic Work’s website, but if you have questions about the position you can send an e-mail to hel03@academicwork.fi. Please write the advert ID (14995807) in the subject field and paste the advert link in the e-mail. We are continuously screening and contacting candidates so make sure to send your application as soon as possible. Please note that the advert can be removed prior to the last application dates on our external advertising pages. In the event the advert has been removed it is either due to the process being completed or because we have a sufficient number of qualified applications and are proceeding to the selection/interview phase in the process.

We have an immediate need for an Application Engineer to join our growing team in Espoo. This individual will work on a fast-paced, client-facing team that provides technical sales support and consultancy services. The ideal candidate has at least 2 years of programming experience with Python or another object oriented language, strong problem solving skills, and excellent written and verbal communication skills. This is a full time position. Candidate must be OK with domestic and international travel.

Desired Education:
You should have graduated with a Masters or Bachelor degree in one of the following areas:

  • Production Engineering
  • Automation Engineering
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Industrial Engineering
  • Computer Science

Desired Experience:

  • Strong programming skills. Python and C# are preferred, experience with another object-oriented language is a plus.
  • 3D simulation and/or 3D modeling. Experience using our products is considered a strong advantage.
  • Experience with production, automation, and robotics systems is considered an advantage.
  • Professional proficiency in English is required, experience with other languages is a plus.
  • The ability to work as part of a team as well as independently
  • Outgoing, positive, and adaptable personality
  • Good communication skills

Responsibilities”

  • Component modeling
  • End-user and partner product training
  • Technical sales support
  • Product presentations and demonstrations
  • Client consulting / project work

Learn more about us at: http://visualcomponents.com/about-us/

Interested? Send your application (with CV and salary expectations) to career@visualcomponents.com

Form of employment: Full-time job

Salary: Send your salary expectations with your application.

Location: Visual Components Headquarters at Espoo

Application deadline: 15.12.2017

Additional information on the open position: The position will be filled as soon as the right candidate has been found.

We have an immediate need for an Application Engineer to join our growing team in Espoo. This individual will be responsible for the development and maintenance of the Visual Components e-Catalog, which currently includes more than 2,000 components. You will work with our team of simulation specialists as well as partners from world-leading machine builders, system integrators, and manufacturers. This is a full time position.

Desired Education:
You should have graduated with a Masters or Bachelor degree in one of the following areas:

  • Production Engineering
  • Automation Engineering
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Industrial Engineering
  • Computer Science

Desired Experience:

  • Strong programming skills. Python and C# are preferred, experience with another object-oriented language is a plus.
  • 3D simulation and/or 3D modeling. Experience using our products is considered a strong advantage.
  • Experience with production, automation, and robotics systems is considered an advantage.
  • Professional proficiency in English is required, experience with other languages is a plus.
  • The ability to work as part of a team as well as independently
  • Outgoing, positive, and adaptable personality
  • Good communication skills


Learn more about us at:
http://visualcomponents.com/about-us/

Interested? Send your application (with CV and salary expectations) to career@visualcomponents.com

Form of employment: Full-time job

Salary: Send your salary expectations with your application.

Location: Visual Components Headquarters at Espoo

Application deadline: 15.12.2017

Additional information on the open position: The position will be filled as soon as the right candidate has been found.

We have an immediate need for an IT Specialist to join our growing team in Espoo. The ideal candidate has at least 2 years of experience in IT support and system administration, strong problem solving skills, and good written and verbal communication skills in English. This is a full time position.

Desired Experience:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Information Technology, Computer Science or related field required
  • Excellent IT skills, you are experienced with most of following technologies:
    • Windows workstation operating systems
    • Windows and Linux server operating systems
    • Virtualization, especially VMWare
    • Cloud services, Amazon AWS, Azure, Office365 / Dynamics365
    • Microsoft Team Foundation System
    • Programming and scripting (e.g. Python, Powershell, C#)
    • Cybersecurity
  • Fluency in English, both oral and written.

Responsibilities:

  • Installation and maintenance of company IT equipment (laptops, workstations, servers, network devices, printers)
  • Installation, configuration and maintenance of software applications run in company IT equipment
  • System and network administrator tasks
  • Providing IT related technical support to company employees

We offer you a competitive salary, the support of a very international team, energetic and motivating working environment, flexible working hours and a full time position.

Interested? Please send your CV and an application to career@visualcomponents.com. The position will be filled as soon as the right candidate has been found.

We’re looking for students that are pursuing studies in computer science or robotics and automation and interested in MSc. thesis/ Internship opportunities with Visual Components.

Requirements

  • Must be a current student enrolled in an academic program that will lead to a degree in computer science, software engineering, robotics and automation, or another related field.
  • Must be in your last year of studies
  • Interest in developing your skills in the growing areas of Robotics, Automation, Service Robotics, 3D Simulation and Visualization
  • Familiar with programming (ex. C++, C#, .NET, Python and JavaScript)
  • Ability to learn quickly and to work independently

Bonus Points:

  • Experience with robotic frameworks (ROS, OROCOS, Rock,…) is considered an advantage
  • Experience with service and mobile robots
  • Knowledge of simulation tools 
  • Experience with Linux 

Interested? Send your application (with CV and salary expectations) to career@visualcomponents.com. 

Form of employment: Fixed-term contract – Full-time job

Additional information on salary or other compensation: Send your salary expectations with your application.

Application deadline: 19.11.2017

Additional information on the open position: The position will be filled as soon as the right candidate has been found.

We’re looking for students that are pursuing studies in machine learning or data mining and interested in MSc. thesis/ Internship opportunities with Visual Components.

Requirements

  • Must be a current student enrolled in an academic program that will lead to a degree in computer science, software engineering or another related field
  • Must be in your last year of studies
  • Interest in developing your skills in the growing areas of Artificial Intelligence, Machine Learning, Serious Games, Robotics, Automation, and 3D Simulation and Visualization
  • Familiar with C++, C#, .NET, Python and JavaScript programming
  • Familiar with AI frameworks like, Watson, Tensor Flow or Microsoft CNTK
  • Ability to learn quickly and to work independently

Interested? Send your application (with CV and salary expectations) to career@visualcomponents.com

Form of employment:  Fixed-term contract – Full-time job

Additional information on salary or other compensation: Send your salary expectations with your application.

Application deadline: 19.11.2017

Additional information on the open position: The position will be filled as soon as the right candidate has been found.

We’re always looking for talented developers and application engineers to join our growing team. If you’re interested in full time or internship opportunities with Visual Components, please contact us at career@visualcomponents.com.