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Country:  Finland

Hyvinkää, ES, FI

Location details:  Espoo and remote work also possible
Employment type:  Undefined term
Full-time/part-time position:  Full time
Job Code USA/CA: 

Software Engineer

At Konecranes, we believe that great customer experience is built on the people behind the Konecranes name – people committed to providing our customers with lifting equipment and services that lift their businesses. Everything we do, we do with passion and drive. We believe diversity drives business success and is the foundation for our growth. We welcome different backgrounds and skills that enrich our community and we promote a place where we can ALL be ourselves. This is what makes Konecranes a unique place to work.




Would you be interested to develop the next generation of digital services for a large fleet of connected machines? Would you like to be part of a modern, multi-disciplinary team and help develop systems and solutions ensuring the principles of Lean, Agile & DevOps and leveraging state-of-the-art cloud services? If your answer is yes, keep reading!


Our Machine Data Platform team is now looking for a Software Engineer to join our group of IoT specialists.  You will work in a cross-organizational team which develops new Konecranes digital services and solutions. You will participate in all stages of software development and operational process: service concepting, technical solution architecture, MVP development, scaling-up, testing and operations. You will have a key role in complementing the DevOps environment. As part of an enablement team, you will participate in feature team daily practices and be involved in multiple development projects with cross-team dependencies.



Your key tasks and responsibilities include:


  • Software design and development of new digital services for Konecranes using modern programming languages and cloud platforms
  • Develop technical specifications and plans
  • Make good architectural decisions that provide solutions to business challenges and can be utilized as reusable components in Konecranes digital platform
  • Implement various testing practices e.g. Unit testing, Systems tests, Automated tests, Security tests
  • Communicate effectively and professionally in all forms of communication with internal and external customers, stakeholders and product owners
  • Translate business requirements into development requirements
  • Participate in Portfolio/Backlog Management and backlog grooming
  • Sprint planning and demos
  • Coordinate feature team resources for the flawless execution of development sprints.



Your main responsibilities are designing and implementing solutions for collecting machine IoT data from Konecranes built equipment, as well as designing and implementing APIs which provide high speed, low latency access to said data directly from the machine.



Why join our team


You will have a job in a good-spirited cross-organizational agile team. You will have a unique opportunity to participate in a transformation program that we hope will change the lifting industry through the power of software! This is also a possibility to work with industrial internet and digitalization initiatives at a world-leading group of Lifting Businesses™. That means that the platforms you will design and develop will serve a broad range of customers, including manufacturing and process industries, shipyards, ports, and terminals, around the globe. 



The team and the organization you will join

We at Konecranes Technologies organization are responsible for common core lifting components and concepts used in product designs, digital solutions that make our products smarter, and IT services that we use to run our harmonized and integrated business processes. The expertise of our people is wide; from IPR and innovation management, through research, design, analytics and AI, all the way to IT service management.

The Machine Data Platform is part of the larger Digital Platform Development unit, responsible for the development and delivery of Konecranes Industrial Internet Platform as well as digital solutions that serve both our customers and business processes. Konecranes Industrial Internet connects, gathers, analyses and presents data from Konecranes-built equipment and the global field service IT system. Our digital solutions include many web and mobile applications built on the latest software engineering solutions and address the key needs of our customers and businesses.


Curious to know us a little bit better? Visit our career site and check how our employees feel about working at Konecranes via this link.


Is this something you would appreciate? Check the qualities we are looking for below and apply as soon as possible!



What you should bring


  • Experience in software development on embedded Linux systems as well as with AWS IoT
  • Expertise in AWS cloud services and serverless computing
  • Experience with some of the programming technologies listed: Node.js, C/C++, Java and Python
  • Experience in DevOps process and development environments
  • Suitable education, Bachelor’s or Master’s degree level preferable in software development
  • Agile mindset, strong problem-solving and decision-making skills while using good judgment
  • Willingness to learn


Previous experience as a software developer (including open-source projects) is also an advantage as well as a customer-centric mindset. If you have any questions related to the skills and expertise required in this role, feel free to contact us.




If this role sparked your interest, please apply with your CV  via the Apply link by 17.10.2022. We appreciate it if you could include your salary expectation in your application.

For additional information, please contact: Henri Gört, MDP Lead, Digital Center of Excellence, via e-mail: henri.gort(at) or phone +358 40 1326302.






Konecranes is a world-leading group of Lifting Businesses™, serving a broad range of customers. We are truly a global company with 16,900 employees at 600 locations in 50 countries. For over 80 years, we have been dedicated to improving the efficiency and performance of businesses in all types of industries. We believe that sustainable growth is a result of a strong responsible performance. Konecranes is committed to ensuring that all employees and job applicants are treated fairly in an environment which is free from any form of discrimination.

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