Automation Software Design Engineer, Lappeenranta


Outotec develops leading technologies and services for the sustainable use of Earth’s natural resources. Our 4,000 top experts are driven by each customer’s unique challenges across the world. Outotec’s comprehensive offering creates the best value for our customers in the mining, metal, energy, and chemical industries. Outotec shares are listed on NASDAQ Helsinki.

At Outotec we are passionate about building innovative and sustainable solutions that fulfill world’s growing need for natural resources. We are continuously entering new markets and businesses, which creates interesting opportunities for personal and professional growth in our multinational work environment.


We are looking for a

Automation Software Design Engineer

to join our Filtration Equipment Department and to be responsible for software application development and testing. The position will be preferably located at Outotec office in Lappeenranta.

As Automation (Software) Design Engineer, you will:

  • Deliver software applications for iPC, PLC & HMI -controlled equipment in Filter equipment delivery projects
  • Perform equipment testing according to testing protocol
  • Participate in product development and product up-keeping activities
  • Provide technical support for Sales and Services activities
  • Be accountable for the technical quality of design work
  • Assist in determining discipline cost and hour budget
  • Identify red flags

To succeed, you will need:

  • Technical education – B.Sc. or M.Sc. in electrification or automation
  • From 0 to 5 years of experience in PLC and HMI software engineering
  • Understanding of customer needs
  • Ability to work in a cross functional team and work with others in a matrix
  • Project oriented working methods
  • Capability to work independently and pro-actively
  • Willingness to travel occasionally to customer sites and manufacturing workshops
  • Good spoken and written Finnish and English

Location: Finland / Lappeenranta

Organization: Filters

Employment type: Permanent, Full time

For further information, please contact HRS Advisors consultant Kalle Metsovuori tel. +358 50 593 7389. To apply, please complete the application form at the web pages and submit your CV and application with your salary request by 15th of March.

Apply here