Senior Software Developer

    Airbus Defence and Space is a division of Airbus Group. The division is Europe’s number one defence and space enterprise, the second largest space business worldwide and among the top ten global defence enterprises. It employs some 40,000 employees generating revenues of approximately €13 billion per year. Defence Solutions Finland is the Finnish C5ISR arm of Airbus Defence and Space division located in Jyväskylä. Its portfolio encompasses defence and cyber solutions and services.


    We are now looking for a Senior Software Developer to support our growth in selected business areas in Jyväskylä, Finland.

    We are looking for a team member who is willing to commit long-term and sees the potential in building an established career in our company. We value knowledge and curiosity about our products and hope you have a true passion for the defence and space industry. You will join a highly skilled team of system software developers and architects. As a software developer your main responsibilities will be SW development and testing activities for front end and back end SW in different systems/products. You will be part of an agile SW development team and you have opportunity to grow your expertise in different SW areas based on your current skills and interests.

    The ideal candidate has:

    • At least Bachelor’s level education in software engineering or comparable field
    • At least 3 years of experience of SW development with Java
    • Good communication and team working skills
    • Good problem-solving skills
    • Fluent spoken Finnish to facilitate direct and immediate communication with our customers
    • At least satisfactory English skills.


    The following experience/knowledge is seen as a plus:

    • Software testing and verification experience
    • Automated testing and supporting process knowledge
    • Wide array of programming language skills
    • Knowledge from the following is appreciated: Databases, Linux
    • Experience in agile/scrum development methods.


    What we offer

    We offer you the benefits of a large company as well as many opportunities for personal development. Our employees have a tailored development plan to support their professional growth. We also have a wide range of remote training modules to ensure learning. In addition, we offer you e.g. comprehensive occupational healthcare, lunch and flex benefit and a supportive working community where you are appreciated just the way you are.

    The position requires basic security clearance approval from Finnish authorities. The position is permanent and will start as agreed.

    To apply please send your CV, cover letter and salary request via the link below by Aug 8th.

    For further information, please contact hiring manager Vesa Arkko tel. +358 5912272 on June 17th or 30th, at 08:00-10:00, or on July 15th at 08:00-10:00, or on Aug 4th at 08:00-10:00.


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