Vaisala Inc. R&D Engineer in Helsinki, Finland

R&D Engineer


Vaisala has been predicting the unpredictable for over 80 years. We are a global leader in weather and industrial measurements, and our technologies can be found in demanding environments from hospitals, national parks and data centers to airports and wind farms all over the world– and beyond! We offer you a career with a clear purpose and a chance to create observations for a better world.

Innovation is at the heart of our company and we believe in developing cutting-edge technology. With our 1,600 professionals worldwide we intend to stay on top of our game and this is where you come in.

Position Description

We are looking for a R&D Engineer to work with maintaining our weather product offering together with the R&D team for a fixed term of 6 months. The position is based in Vaisala headquarter in Vantaa.

This position is a temporary assignment (alternation leave of 6 months), see requirements for job alternation substitute here: Whether you are newly graduated or in between jobs, we are interested to hear from you. Ideally, you will start in July or in the beginning of August.

Your key responsibilities include

Product testing and laboratory works

• Product modifications and configurations

• Participating to test system development

This position offers a number of growth opportunities depending on your strengths and ambitions. You get work in versatile tasks in different projects with the R&D team.

To be successful in this role, we're searching for a candidate with the following qualifications

We are looking for a problem solver who is interested in hands on work with different weather measurement products. You are team player who communicates effectively and collects and shares knowledge actively with others. We expect you to have initiative, to be able to manage parallel assignments and to achieve quick results when necessary. You preferably have a B.Eng or M.Sc. degree in engineering. You can have either hardware or software background.

At Vaisala you will have the opportunity to work with interesting, motivated, and professional people in an international work environment.

To apply, please submit your online application by May 31th including CV and salary expectations.

The atmosphere at Vaisala buzzes with curiosity because in our line of work there are always things to discover and learn. We embrace new ideas and have bright colleagues from experienced experts at the top of their fields to young talents at the start of their careers.

We take pride in being pioneers who strive to bring about positive changes in both the society and environment, and our work is not done yet. Take advantage of this opportunity and join our team to make a difference!