Junior Test Specialist, Linux environment

We are looking for a Junior Test Specialist to grow with an experienced team. You have good level of Linux skills and interest towards testing, software development and Continuous Integration. You have some knowledge on Python from school, your work or your hobbies. If you are looking for an international company, that offers plenty of room for your personal development, keep reading because this might be the job for you.


Academic Work is looking for a Junior Test Specialist to our client which is an international company and a market leader in their field. The name of the company will be told to candidates continuing further in the process.

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


In this position, you will test the production of embedded software developers in a team of 5-6 other test specialists. You will get support from your colleagues and your supervisor.

Our client company works in an interesting and constantly developing industry. They are a big corporate, offering an international environment with plenty of development opportunities according to your own ambitions.


Our ideal candidate has good level of Linux skills. You may have gained this from work or your own projects but you are able to show your skills. You have interest in programming and testing and some knowledge on Python from your work, school or your own hobbies. You do not need to be an expert in programming but you have interest towards the field. You like working as part of a team and you have excellent communication skills in English.

Apply for this position if you have:

-Degree or about to graduate from a relevant educational field
-Experience and good level of knowledge in Linux environment from school, work or your hobby
-Interest towards software development and testing
-Some knowledge on Python from work, school or your own hobbies
-Fluent communication skills in English

It is also seen as an advantage (but not necessary) if you have some knowledge on automation testing (Robot framework, Jenkins, CI). Finnish language skills are also considered as a plus but not necessary.

Send your application via this link the soonest as we start interviews as soon as potential applications are sent in.

Start: End of January 2018

Working hours: Full-time

Employment period: 12 months, possibility to continue

Location: Hyvinkää, 2,5km from train station

Salary: Accroding to agreement and experience

Published: 9.11.2017

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 “Send your application via this link” above 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. We are continuously 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.

We are the Home of the Young Professionals. We are experts in recruitment and staffing university students, recently graduated and professionals in the beginning of their career. You can be employed by us as a consultant in one of our client companies or be recruited directly to our client via our recruitment co-operation. You can read more about us at www.academicwork.fi.

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


Our client is a market leader in their field, operating internationally. Name of the client company will be told to candidates moving further in the process.