Junior Python Developer with Interest Towards Testing and IoT

We are now looking for a Junior Python Developer for our client company in Hyvinkää. You will work with automation testing in their R&D-team. This position includes an opportunity to expand your knowledge of automated testing, Cloud-services and IoT-technology with the support from highly experienced colleagues. If you are an efficient person with good skills in Python, keep reading!

Job Description

Academic Work is looking for Junior Python Developer to work within automation testing for our client company located in Hyvinkää.

This job is a staffing position, which means that you will be employed by Academic Work and work as a consultant in our client company.

Job Duties
You will join our clients R&D team which concentrates on both hardware and cloud services in IoT. In this position, you will work closely with two senior automation testers and assist them in various tasks, for example writing test code with Python. Your role will be modified based on your skills and ambition, they are happy to give you more responsibility.

Keywords: Python, Linux, Robot Framework, IoT, IBM cloud, Scrum. Cloud service development is done with Node.js

You will be working as a part of about 9 member’s unit which closely co-operates with other units of the company. Your team is one of the firsts in the world to launch this type of a service so you get to learn from the best and work with cutting edge tools. This position is an excellent opportunity to work as a part of a welcoming and international work environment!


Our ideal candidate has good skills in Python. You have gained these skills from school + own projects or from work. You are familiar with Linux-environment and you are interested in testing and IoT. You are the one we are looking for if you are not afraid of new challenges and you are willing to learn new skills and technologies constantly!

Apply for this position if you have:

  • Good skills in Python (practical experience from school + own projects or work)
  • Ability to work with Linux
  • Interest towards testing and IoT
  • Fluent communication skills in English

It is also seen as an advantage if you have knowledge in Finnish. Understanding of Robot Framework and previous experience in automation testing are also seen as assets in this recruitment process.

Start: According to agreement

Working hours: Full-time or part-time (3-5 days per week), flexible hours

Employment period: 12 months, possibility to discuss continuation after this

Location: Hyvinkää

Salary: According to experience

Published: 26.3.2018

In this position you will be employed by Academic Work and we take care of all the legal responsibilities of an employer such as salary payments, insurances and health care. It is important for us that you feel well and perform in your job. Your consultant manager will be in regular contact with you during the assignment and guides you on your career. Academic Work is an authorized staffing and recruitment agency and our employees are extremely satisfied, something that we are very proud of. We are here to help you succeed!


To apply for the job click on “Apply here” below. Remember to attach your CV into your application! We only handle applications through our website but if you have questions about the position you can reach us via email in hel03@academicwork.fi. Please write the advert ID in the subject and paste the advert link in the mail.

Apply here: https://www.academicwork.fi/avoimet-tyopaikat/junior-python-developer-with-interest-towards-testing-and-iot/15004662.

We are ongoing screening and contacting candidates so make sure to send your application as soon as possible. Please notice that the advert can be removed before eventual last dates on our external advertising pages. When the advert is being removed it’s either due to that the processes is finished or because we have many qualified applications and are continuing in the selection/interview phase.

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When employed at Academic Work you will have your own dedicated Consultant Manager, who’s role is to answer your questions, support your career development and ensure you enjoy your place of work.

Client Information

Our Hyvinkää based client is one of the leading companies in their industry. They offer whole solutions from production and shipping to maintenance and modernization services.