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!

 

Visual Components is now looking for a Test Developer to join our growing and dynamic team in Espoo! In this position, you get to test and develop Visual Component’s new 3D factory and robot simulation platform. Your main responsibilities include manual testing of the existing software, creating automation test cases using Team Foundation Server, and collaboration with our developers, to give a few examples. You will get a unique chance to contribute to the development of the company’s applications for desktop, mobile, and VR/AR platforms.

Our ideal candidate has strong problem-solving skills, an analytical mindset, and an “eye for details”. You don’t have to be a professional yet but we are looking for someone who has got the willingness and attitude to deepen his/her skills in software development, testing and automation testing! Good teamwork skills also come handy in this position. Of course, if you have previous working experience in the field, it is seen as an advantage for you.

Requirements for the applicant:

  • Relevant educational background, e.g. a Bachelor’s degree in information technology or computer science
  • Basic level programming skills in C++, C#, or .NET
  • Knowledge of the basics of testing
  • Good English skills, both written and spoken

We see as an advantage: 

  • Previous automation testing experience

What we offer:

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. We offer you the support of a very international team, energetic and motivating working environment, flexible working hours, and a competitive salary. Visual Components has received the Great Place to Work® certification for two consecutive years and has also been rewarded as the 11th best place to work in Finland this year (amongst small businesses). Great Place to Work® is a global authority on building, sustaining, and recognizing high-trust, high-performing workplace cultures.

Does this sound like your opportunity? Send your CV and cover letter at latest by March 6, 2018. You may apply for the position here: https://atalent.fi/avoimet-tyopaikat/test-developer-2/ Please convert your application documents into PDF-format.

We might proceed with potential candidates also during the application period so apply already today!

For further information regarding the position and the application process, you may contact Recruitment Manager Erkko Vanhakartano (erkko.vanhakartano@atalent.fi, +358504019387).

We are growing and now looking for a Junior Software Developer to join our international and dynamic team in Espoo! As Junior Software Developer, you get to join our agile Software Development team and participate in developing our 3D factory and robot simulation tool. In this position, you will get a unique chance to contribute to the development of the company’s applications for desktop, mobile, and VR/AR platforms and deepen your own software development skills simultaneously.

Our ideal candidate has strong problem-solving skills, an analytical mindset, and an “eye for details”. You don’t have to be a professional developer yet, but we are looking for someone who has got the willingness and attitude to deepen his/her skills in software development! Good teamwork skills and can-do spirit also come handy in this position. Of course, if you have previous experience in the field, it is seen as an advantage for you.

Requirements for the applicant:

  • Relevant educational background, e.g. a Bachelor’s degree in information technology or computer science
  • Basic level programming skills in C++, C#, or .NET
  • Good English skills, both written and spoken

We see as an advantage: 

  • Programming skills in JavaScript
  • Knowledge of cloud services

What we offer:

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. We offer you the support of a very international team, energetic and motivating working environment, flexible working hours, and a competitive salary. Visual Components has received the Great Place to Work® certification for two consecutive years and has also been rewarded as the 11th best place to work in Finland this year (amongst small businesses). Great Place to Work® is a global authority on building, sustaining, and recognizing high-trust, high-performing workplace cultures.

Does this sound like your opportunity? Send your CV and cover letter at latest by March 6, 2018. You may apply for the position here: https://atalent.fi/avoimet-tyopaikat/junior-software-developer-8/ Please convert your application documents into PDF-format.

We might proceed with potential candidates also during the application period so apply already today!

For further information regarding the position and the application process, you may contact Recruitment Manager Erkko Vanhakartano (erkko.vanhakartano@atalent.fi, +358504019387).

 

We are now looking for an enthusiastic Administrative Coordinator to strengthen our multicultural team of professionals at our Espoo headquarters. Currently our office consist of 31 people from 13 different nationalities working in 5 different teams: administration, sales, marketing, product development and customer support. Although your position will be inside the Administration team, you will work together with everyone across the whole organization.

The daily tasks carried out by our future Administrative Coordinator include:

  • Processing orders
  • Sales invoicing
  • Purchase and travel invoice supervising
  • Monthly reporting
  • Customer service
  • Preparing, managing and maintaining company documents
  • Answering the company phone
  • Travel arrangements
  • Taking care of changing tasks around the office

What we expect from you:

  • Degree or about to graduate in Business Administration or similar
  • Excellent customer service and teamwork skills
  • Task oriented, proactive and independent, can-do attitude
  • Positive and adaptable personality
  • Fluency in English and Finnish, any other language is considered an advantage
  • Knowledge of the software industry is considered an advantage

Spending time together at lunches, coffee breaks and company events are also a big part of our company culture which is why we are not only looking for someone to just “do the job”, but to share our values and become a full member of the VC family. We offer you the support of a very international team, energetic and motivating working environment, healthcare and flexible working hours.  

Visual Components has received the Great Place to Work® certification for two consecutive years and has also been rewarded as the 11th best place to work in Finland this year (amongst small businesses). Great Place to Work® is a global authority on building, sustaining, and recognizing high-trust, high-performing workplace cultures.

Interested? Please send your CV and an application to emma.slavov@visualcomponents.com. We go through applications on a daily basis, so make sure you apply as soon as possible. The position will be filled when the right person is 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.

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.

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.