Careers

Leave your mark on the factories of the future by helping us create ground-breaking 3D simulation software. We are constantly looking for motivated and visionary individuals to join our skilled team of professionals.

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Software Engineer

Now we are looking for an enthusiastic Software Engineer to join our Software Development team! The role can be tailored to your skills- you can be a soon-to-be graduate developer with readiness to learn new things or experienced developer with a few years relevant working experience.

In this role, you will be developing powerful 3D factory and robot simulation tool with our agile development team. These simulations can be viewed in our standard desktop application or using VR/augmented reality and mobile platforms. Overall our tools are close to 3D games but we concentrate more on industry needs. You don’t need to be an expert in these areas but some prior knowledge is appreciated. Based on your interests and skills you will also get focused more specifically on 3D simulations, robotics and/or user interfaces.

An eager mind to learn and positive attitude is important to succeed in this role. You will get full support from our experts!

We expect you:

  • to be familiar with most of the following technologies: C++, C# & .NET (experience can be acquired alongside studying)
  • to have relevant educational background (e.g. computer science)
  • to be able to work as a part of team using agile development methods
  • to have good communication and problem solving skills
  • to have eye for details and can finish what you started
  • to be fluent in English, no Finnish skills required

We consider as an advantage:

  • Experience in industrial robotics, 3D graphics or game programming
  • Skills in JavaScript
  • Experience in VR/Augmented Reality tools

We offer you:

  • An opportunity to be an influential part of an international team that develops the best factory 3D simulation tool used by leading companies all over the world
  • You will have a chance to work with the latest technologies and be in the front-line of industry 4.0
  • Possibility to learn from experienced developers and deepen your skills in a multicultural environment
  • Flexibility with working hours

Interested? Please, apply immediately or by latest on Tuesday 25th April here: https://atalent.fi/avoimet-tyopaikat/software-engineer-10/.

Internships / MSc – BSc Thesis

We are now looking for enthusiastic students interested in working with the Next Generation of Factory Simulation software for their internships or MSc / BSc Thesis. These positions are for students interested in working with one of these topics:

  • Game engines (Unity3D, Unreal 4, etc.)
  • Augmented and Virtual Reality
  • Cloud based 3D interactive applications
  • Cloud services and solutions
  • 3D APIs (DirectX 11, DirectX 12, Vulkan)
  • Human simulation

We expect from you:

  • To be a student of software engineering or related field in your last year of studies, searching for new challenges or experience in real industrial applications
  • Interest in developing your skills in the growing areas of serious games, Robotics, Automation, Production, 3D Simulation and Visualization
  • Be familiar with C++, C#, .NET, Python and JavaScript programming
  • Ability to learn quickly and to work independently

Visual Components is a leading global provider of 3D factory simulation software. We offer machine builders, system integrators, and manufacturers a simple, quick, and cost-effective way to build and simulate their total process solutions. Our powerful simulation suite consists of modular solutions packages which provide the optimal solution for every unit from sales to engineering. Besides the headquarters in Finland, Visual Components has subsidiaries in Michigan, USA and Münich, Germany, in addition to a global partner network of OEMs, engineering consultants and resellers.

Currently our office consist of 31 people from 13 different nationalities working in 5 different teams: administration, sales, marketing, product development and customer support. Creating a family feeling in the company is an important part of Visual Components’ everyday life. Despite belonging to a certain team, we all work together as one big team helping each other – thus we have made it into one of our core values: help and you shall be helped.

How to apply

If you are interested in joining our team, please send your application, including salary expectation, and your CV in English to career@visualcomponents.com. Application deadline: 21.04.2017

Open application

We are in an innovative and growing industry always hunting for new talents.

Please send your open application to career@visualcomponents.com if you are interested in:

  • Software or Simulation Engineering positions
  • Internships