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 application on a selected competence area:

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

Trainee / Future Talent Web Developer - Tampere
Application closing date 31/05/2018

Job description
Polar is looking for a Web Developer trainee to join our Service development unit in Tampere. You are recently graduated or at final stage in your studies. You have done something that actually works in web or mobile device and you really want to learn more. While working as a part of our scrum team you are also capable of working independently. You are active and enthusiastic. 

As Polar Service Development unit we offer you a unique opportunity to be part of the team who provides smart coaching solutions to Polar customers from top-athletes and world-class teams to active fitness customers all over the world.

Write a letter and show your interest!

Type of employment
Fixed term contract

Requirements
Keywords: Git, Maria DB, Java, Spring-Boot, React

Location
The positions are located in Tampere, Finland

Further information

Positions will be filled when suitable candidates are found.

For further information, please contact either Mr. Janne Karjalainen (janne.karjalainen@polar.com) or Mr. Jarkko Laaksonen (jarkko.laaksonen@polar.com). Please send you application via https://apply.teamio.com/public/respond?vacancy=1265629241&rps=202.

Junior Software Engineer, Java Applications Development
Application closing date 31/05/2018

Job description
We are seeking a junior software engineer to join the Device SW development team at Polar. You will be working in a team that has full end-to-end responsibility of Polar’s Java-based applications SW for sport watches. In order to be successful in this position, you have experience in Java software development and Java programming. If you know what makes good software and have the ambition to pixel perfection and simplicity, this is your chance to join a team that shares the ambition to achieve the best possible user experience for Polar products.

As Polar Devices SW team - we offer you an opportunity to be part of the team who designs sports watches, sensors, training and cycling computers and that are optimized for training and help people to track their physical activity.

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

Type of employment
Fixed term contract (05-09/2018)

Requirements
We hope you have
- Basic knowledge in Java programming
- Some reference application e.g. in Google Play store is considered a plus

Location
The position is located in Kempele, Finland.

Further information
For further information please contact Mr. Markku Karjalainen, markku.karjalainen@polar.com. Please send your application via https://apply.teamio.com/public/respond?vacancy=1265661522&rps=202.

Trainee - Algorithms and data handling, Research and Technology
Application closing date 31/05/2018

Job description
Main tasks:
-Support the development of mathematical algorithms related to biosignals and physiology
-Collecting test data from test persons
-Processing and analyzing test data using Matlab
-Programming pre-defined mathematical models to Matlab and testing their validity against the test data

Type of employment
Fixed term contract (05-09/2018)

Requirements
-Good Matlab programming skills
-Good grades in mathematics and (bio)physics
-Knowledge on human physiology and wearable sensors such as, accelerometer, PPG and ECG, is benefit

Location
The position is located in Kempele, Finland.

Further information

For further information, please contact Mr. Topi Korhonen (topi.korhonen@polar.com. Please send your application via https://apply.teamio.com/public/respond?vacancy=1265673428&rps=202.

Software Engineer, Java Applications Development
Application closing date 31/05/2018

Job description
We are seeking a talented software engineer to join the Device SW development team at Polar. You will be working in a team that has full end-to-end responsibility of Polar’s Java-based applications SW for sport watches. In order to be successful in this position, you must have several years of experience in Java software development and Java programming. If you know what makes good software and have the ambition to pixel perfection and simplicity, this is your chance to join a team that shares the ambition to achieve the best possible user experience for Polar products.

As Polar Devices SW team - we offer you an opportunity to be part of the team who designs sports watches, sensors, training and cycling computers and that are optimized for training and help people to track their physical activity.

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

Type of employment
Permanent

Requirements
- Several years of experience in Java programming
- A thorough understanding of agile software development methodologies
- Experience in continuous integration and test automation development
- Fluent use of Git and Jenkins
- Reference application e.g. in Google Play store is considered a plus
- Familiarity with Java IDEs like Eclipse or ItelliJ Idea

Location
The position is located in Kempele, Finland.

Further information

For further information please contact Mr. Markku Karjalainen, markku.karjalainen@polar.com. Interviews will be held as soon as suitable candidates are found. Please send your application to recruitment@polar.com with the title of ‘Karjalainen / Software Engineer, Java Applications Development’.