Jobs

At Polar we say ‘Every body has a story’. By helping people listen to their body and understand the story it’s telling them, we can help them improve their fitness and health goals. Joining the Polar team means you have the opportunity to help make their stories, and your story, a big success.

We are constantly looking for the most gifted individuals to join our global company. For us, it’s important that we find the right person for the right vacancy. That’s why we ensure that the candidate’s specific needs and expectations closely match the job requirements.

With interesting tasks, excellent resources, exciting benefits and a unique team spirit, it’s an ideal environment for candidates wanting to challenge themselves and develop their skills. And who knows, our next winning candidate could be you!

Please send your open applications to recruitment@polar.com

Polar as an employer

So what is Polar like as an employer? Well, we’d like to think a good one. Just look at our continuous investment in employee development. Or the fact that, to us, the well-being of each team member is of the utmost importance. It’s all part of our dedication to finding new ways in which our employees can improve their skills and be motivated in their work.

Vacancies

Architect, Test Automation

Job description
In this new position you will be responsible for the test automation on the system level. You will plan, lead and implement the technical issues and requirements of the system testing. Your tasks will also include making decisions and guidelines on an architectural level as well as modifying the existing methods and tools for the system testing. Practical hands-on attitude is important to succeed in this position. You will work in the Verification & Validation team in our Product & Services organization.

Type of employment
Permanent

Requirements
- Proven track record in system testing and test scripting
- Solid experience in system level test automation and test automation tools
- Good written and spoken English and Finnish

Location
The position is located in Kempele, Finland.

Further information
Positions will be filled when suitable candidates are found.

For further information please contact Mr. Petri Honkala, tel. +358 (0)8 5202 100. Please send your application to recruitment@polar.com with the title of ‘Architect, Test Automation’.

Designer, Test Automation

Job description
Your task will mainly be focused on developing test automation for Polar SW products on System level during development and deployment phases. You should possess good problem-solving skills and analytical way of thinking. Good communication skills are also vital as you will be working in close co-operation with your other team members and development teams. Work includes test planning, test case creation, test scripting and test execution. You will work in the Verification & Validation team in our Product & Services organization.

Type of employment
Permanent

Requirements
- At least 2 years of experience from Java and Javascript
- Knowledge from Rest API, Selenium, Cucumber and Jmeter
- Self-starter, ability to research a technology and provide insight to team
- Excellent analytical, troubleshooting and problems solving skills
- Good understanding of software development methodologies and quality processes
- Earlier experience in Continuous integration (CI) tools and processes
- Good written and spoken English and Finnish

Location
The position is located in Kempele, Finland.

Further information
Positions will be filled when suitable candidates are found.

For further information please contact Mr. Petri Honkala, tel. +358 (0)8 5202 100. Please send your application to recruitment@polar.com with the title of ‘Designer, Test Automation’.

Designer, Software Applications Testing

Job description
Your task will mainly be focused on testing of Web and mobile software applications. The work will include test planning, test case creation, test scripting and test execution. You will work in the Verification & Validation team in our Research and Development department.

Type of employment
Permanent

Requirements
- At least 3 years of experience in testing of Web and mobile applications
- Knowledge of Agile methods
- Solid experience in Web and mobile applications test automation and test automation tools (For example Cucumber and Robot framework)

Location
The position is located in Kempele or Jyväskylä, Finland.

Further information
Positions will be filled when suitable candidates are found.

For further information please contact Mr. Petri Honkala, tel. +358 (0)8 5202 100. Please send your application to recruitment@polar.com with the title of ‘Designer, Software Applications Testing’.

Designer, Software Testing

Job description
Your task will be to test software applications as part of our Product testing team. Work includes test planning, test case creation, test execution and reporting. We expect you to be a reliable and motivated team player with a goal-oriented and technical mindset. You will work in the Verification & Validation team in our Product & Services organization.

Type of employment
Permanent

Requirements
- Bachelor in Science or Engineer on relevant field
- Earlier testing experience in mobile applications or ecosystems
- Good knowledge of software testing methods, like exploratory testing and test automation
- End-user point of view and knowledge of sports and fitness will be regarded as a benefit
- Experience from Bluetooth low energy technology
- Good written and spoken English and Finnish

Location
The position is located in Kempele, Finland.

Further information
Positions will be filled when suitable candidates are found.

For further information please contact Mr. Petri Honkala, tel. +358 (0)8 5202 100. Please send your application to recruitment@polar.com with the title of ‘Designer, Software Testing’.

Senior Designer, Software Testing

Job description
In your position you will be leading system test project. Your tasks will include test planning, test coordinating, test execution and reporting. You should possess good problem-solving skills and analytical way of thinking. Good communication skills are also vital as you will be working in close co-operation with your other team members and development teams. You will work in the Verification & Validation team in our Product & Services organization.

Type of employment
Permanent

Requirements
- Bachelor in Science or Engineer on relevant field
- Earlier experience in leading system test projects
- Solid experience in using test management tools
- Solid experience in software testing activities and test data analysis
- Earlier experience in embedded software tests, end to end tests, performance tests and software test close to electronics
- Good written and spoken English and Finnish

Location
The position is located in Kempele, Finland.

Further information
Positions will be filled when suitable candidates are found.

For further information please contact Mr. Petri Honkala, tel. +358 (0)8 5202 100. Please send your application to recruitment@polar.com with the title of ‘Senior Designer, Software Testing’.

Senior SW Designer, Communication Systems

Job description
Working at Polar you will be collaborating with a group of highly skilled engineers, architects and product owners to provide state-of-the-art IoT connectivity solutions into our new consumer products.
As a Senior SW Designer, your task will be to develop embedded software and integrate networking technologies together with low-power embedded platforms.

Type of employment
Permanent

Requirements
- Deep knowledge on various wireless low energy radio technologies, such as Bluetooth or WiFi, and associated stacks and development tools
- Understanding of lightweight IP protocols
- Few years’ experience in embedded software design and strong debug skills
- Excellent C and C++ languages skills for low-level SW development
- Good knowledge of low-power Cortex-M series microcontrollers and commercial real-time operating systems
- Good and active communication and team working skills (transparency to work, team player)
- Must be flexible and enjoy the challenge of managing rapid changes
- A degree in software or electrical engineering or similar knowledge
- Good written and spoken English and Finnish

The job can be tailored according to your proficiency.

Location
The position is located in Kempele, Finland.

Further information
Position will be filled when suitable candidate is found.

For further information please contact Mr. Jari Miettinen, tel. +358 (0)40 844 7388. Please send your application to recruitment@polar.com with the title of ‘Senior SW Designer, Communication Systems’.

Web Developers

Job description
We are seeking for talented software engineers to join the Web development team at Polar. You will be working in a team that has full end-to-end responsibility of Polar’s products web user-experience (such as Polar Flow and Polar Club). In order to be successful in this position, you should have good understanding about software development projects and be familiar with modern Web development tools in general. You must be able to understand software application architectures and know how to write quality code.

If you believe you are the person we are looking for, please send us your CV and apply now!

Type of employment
Permanent

Requirements
- Experience in web development tools and technologies (such as Java, JavaScript HTML/CSS, React library, Play framework, RESTful systems, microservice architectures, etc.)
- Understand agile software development methodologies
- Continuous integration and test automation development experience
- Fluent use of Git, Jenkins, Stash, and Jira

Location
The positions are located in Kempele, Finland.

Further information
Positions will be filled when suitable candidates are found.

For further information please contact pekka.pehkonen@polar.com. Please send your application to recruitment@polar.com with the title of ‘Web Developers’.

Software Engineers, iOS Applications Development

Job description
We are seeking for talented software engineers to join the iOS application development team at Polar. You will be working in a team that has full end-to-end responsibility of the Polar Flow user experience on iOS platform (such as Polar Flow and Polar Beat). In order to be successful in this position, you should have good understanding about software development projects and be familiar with iOS platform and Objective-C programming language. You must be able to understand software application architectures and know how to write quality code.

If you believe you are the person we are looking for, please send us your CV and apply now!

Type of employment
Permanent

Requirements
- Experience in Objective-C programming and iOS development
- Understand agile software development methodologies
- Continuous integration and test automation development experience
- Fluent use of Git, Jenkins, Stash, and Jira
- Reference application in Appstore is considered as an advantage

Location
The positions are located in Kempele, Finland.

Further information
Positions will be filled when suitable candidates are found.

For further information please contact pekka.pehkonen@polar.com. Please send your application to recruitment@polar.com with the title of ‘Software Engineers, iOS Applications Development’.

Software Engineers, Android Applications Development

Job description
We are seeking for talented software engineers to join the Android application development team at Polar. You will be working in a team that has full end-to-end responsibility of the Polar Flow user experience on Android platform (such as Polar Flow and Polar Beat). In order to be successful in this position, you should have good understanding about software development projects and be familiar with Android platform and Java programming language. You must be able to understand software application architectures and know how to write quality code.

If you believe you are the person we are looking for, please send us your CV and apply now!

Type of employment
Permanent

Requirements
- Experience in Java programming and Android SDK
- Understand agile software development methodologies
- Continuous integration and test automation development experience
- Fluent use of Git, Jenkins, Stash, and Jira
- Reference application in Google Play is considered as an advantage

Location
The positions are located in Kempele, Finland.

Further information
Positions will be filled when suitable candidates are found.

For further information please contact pekka.pehkonen@polar.com. Please send your application to recruitment@polar.com with the title of ‘Software Engineers, Android Applications Development’.

Embedded SW Designers

Job description
The ideal candidate has good experience of embedded operating systems and it's sub systems. You will collaborate with highly skilled colleagues in scrum team to deliver robust and high quality SW for Polar products.

Type of employment
Permanent

Requirements
- Excellent C /C++ coding and strong debug skills
- Significant background in embedded operating systems, drivers, power management and embedded software in multi-core development environment
- Experience of using hardware tools and logic analyzers
- Experience of Cortex based MCU technology is seen as an advantage
- BT/BLE wireless communication technology knowledge is a plus
- A good level of interpersonal and communication skills
- Good analytical and logical thinking capability
- Excellent command of written and spoken English and Finnish

Location
The positions are located at Kempele, Finland.

Further information
Positions will be filled when suitable candidates are found.

For further information please contact Mr. Markku Karjalainen, tel. +358 (0)400 921 289. Please send your application to recruitment@polar.com with the title of ‘Embedded SW Designers’.