Test Developer for 3D factory and robot simulation platform

Robots are taking over the world, and Visual Component’s software is helping them. Our client is looking for a full-time Test Developer to join their growing team at their global headquarters in Espoo. You’ll work with an international development team to test and develop Visual Component’s new 3D factory and robot simulation platform. If you have testing experience and an interest in solving complex problems in factory and robotics simulation, read more about what this position has to offer and apply today!


Academic Work is looking for a Test Developer for our client Visual Components.

You will be recruited to our client company. Academic Work will take care of the recruitment process, therefore candidates are kindly asked to direct all questions to Academic Work hel03@academicwork.fi.


In this position, you will be testing and developing a 3D manufacturing and robot simulation platform that’s used to create simulations and virtual models of factories and production centers being built by many of the leading manufacturers in electronics, consumer goods, automotive, and more. You’ll contribute to the development of the company’s applications for desktop, mobile, and VR/AR platforms.

You will join an international team of developers and work with agile development methods and your main responsibilities include:

Manual testing of the existing software
Creating automation test cases by using TFS
Collaboration with the developers
You will have the opportunity to develop your skills in software development, testing and automation testing. You will also work with customers to troubleshoot and solve technical issues, mostly via email. We don’t expect you to be an expert in these areas but some knowledge is seen as an advantage. An eager mind to learn and positive attitude is most important.


Our ideal candidate has a suitable educational background within IT. You have good understanding of software development and programming (C++, C# or.NET). You also have an understanding of software testing and an interest to learn more. You have good communication and team working skills and are detail oriented, with good problem solving skills. This position requires fluent skills in English.

Apply for this position if you have:

  • Suitable academic background within IT
  • Understanding of programming (C++, C# or.NET)
  • Understanding of basic principles of testing
  • Good communication and team working skills
  • Good problem solving skills
  • Fluent skills in English

It is also seen as an advantage if you have previous experience in automation testing.

Start: As soon as possible
Working hours: Fulltime
Employment period: Permanent
Location: Espoo
Salary: According to agreement
Published: 24.10.2017

Send your application here: https://www.academicwork.fi/avoimet-tyopaikat/test-developer-for-3d-factory-and-robot-simulation-platform/14995807

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At Visual Components (http://www.visualcomponents.com/), our most valuable assets are our employees. Their dedication to our mission and each other is the reason for our success as a company, and awesomeness as a team. Its how we’ve flourished as a business for almost 20 years, developed amazing products that our customers love, and grown into one of the leading companies in our industry.

One of the things we take the most pride in is the diversity of our team. With over 30 employees from more than a dozen different nationalities spread across three countries, we’re truly a global company. The different experiences and perspectives everyone brings to the Visual Components family is what makes us so special.

Visual Components is headquartered in Espoo, Finland and has subsidiaries in Lake Orion, Michigan and Munich, Germany, along with a global network of partners and resellers. In this position you would be working in their Espoo office.