Jobs

At Polar we say ‘Every body has a story’. By helping people listen to their body and understand the story it’s telling them, we can help them improve their fitness and health goals. Joining the Polar team means you have the opportunity to help make their stories, and your story, a big success.

We are constantly looking for the most gifted individuals to join our global company. For us, it’s important that we find the right person for the right vacancy. That’s why we ensure that the candidate’s specific needs and expectations closely match the job requirements.

With interesting tasks, excellent resources, exciting benefits and a unique team spirit, it’s an ideal environment for candidates wanting to challenge themselves and develop their skills. And who knows, our next winning candidate could be you!

Please send your open applications to recruitment@polar.com

Polar as an employer

So what is Polar like as an employer? Well, we’d like to think a good one. Just look at our continuous investment in employee development. Or the fact that, to us, the well-being of each team member is of the utmost importance. It’s all part of our dedication to finding new ways in which our employees can improve their skills and be motivated in their work.

Vacancies

iOS Developers

Job description
Polar Service Development Unit is looking for talented software engineers to join our iOS mobile application development team at Kempele / Oulu, Finland. You will be part of software development team that has full end-to-end responsibility to develop and maintain great user experiences to our next generation Polar service products, such as Polar Flow, Team Pro and Club.

As a scrum team member, your main objective is to ensure that you and your team will deliver top quality applications and user experiences to our customers worldwide. You have proven track record of working in modern SW development projects and you have personal passion to develop yourself as part of your daily developer routines. Your daily coding tasks will include all the traditional scrum team activities from code reviews to unit tests but we also appreciate proactive attitude being one of the team builders within the team.

As Polar Service Development unit – we offer you a unique opportunity to be part of the team who provides smart coaching solutions to Polar customers from top-athletes and world-class teams to active fitness customers all over the world. Polar Service Products offers comprehensive range of features to help people to track their physical activity including sleep analysis, and that way helping people to learn and make them to understand more about their lifestyle and body.

You will be part of Polar ecosystem development and thus we offer you an excellent opportunity to develop yourself not only as iOS coder but getting familiar with the latest system backend and device technologies. Close cooperation with Polar Research unit also offers you a unique opportunity to learn more about the data behind the activity numbers and thus makes your developer day much more extensive.

Type of employment
Permanent

Requirements
- Experience in Objective-C programming and iOS development
- Swift experience is an advantage
- Experience of modern agile software development practices
- Continuous integration and unit testing experience
- Fluent use of Git, JIRA, Confluence and Jenkins
- Pro-active, can-do attitude for daily task
- Team player
- Reference application in Appstore is considered as an advantage
- Good written and spoken English and Finnish

Location
The positions are located in Kempele / Oulu, Finland.

Further information
Positions will be filled when suitable candidates are found.

For further information please contact Mr. Timo Vuolteenaho (timo.vuolteenaho@polar.com). Please send your application to recruitment@polar.com with the title of ‘Vuolteenaho/ Software Engineers, iOS Applications Development’.

Web Expert, Team Pro

Job description
We’re searching for talented web software expert to join our Polar Team Pro -team. You will be part of our highly skilled and enthusiastic development program team focusing to deliver high quality real-time player monitoring and tracking systems to highly ranked and globally acknowledged sports teams, athletes and coaches.

You will take care of team pro web solution development from requirements to production with good command of technical skills and strong willingness to complete your daily tasks with can-do attitude. In addition to different project stakeholders, you will be working closely with software development team members; product owner, scrum master, testing specialists and UI designers to ensure high quality solutions to our customers worldwide.

If you feel that you are ready to take the next step in your professional career –apply now! We offer you a truly once in a life time opportunity to create totally new sporting solutions and concepts to world leading sport teams. Don´t just watch the games from your couch, but be part of the game and join the Polar team!

Type of employment
Permanent

Requirements
- Experience in web development tools and technologies (such as Java, JavaScript, HTML/CSS, React library, Play framework, RESTful systems, microservice architectures, etc.)
- Strong understanding of agile software development methodologies
- Continuous integration and test automation development experience
- Fluent use of Git, Jenkins, Bitbucket Server and Jira
- Good written and spoken English
- Strong cooperation & problem solving skills

Location
The position is located in Kempele, Finland.

Further information
https://www.polar.com/en/b2b_products/team_sports

Please note that position will be filled when suitable candidate is found.

For further information please contact Mr. Timo Vuolteenaho, timo.vuolteenaho@polar.com. Please send your application to recruitment@polar.com with the title of ‘Vuolteenaho / Web Expert’.

Software Engineer, Java Applications Development

Application closing date
08/10/2017

Job description
We are seeking for a talented software engineer to join the Application development team at Polar. You will be working in a team that has full end-to-end responsibility of Polar’s applications on Java based applications for end users. In order to be successful in this position, you must have several years of experience in Java software development and Java programming language. If you know what makes good software and have the ambition to pixel perfection and simplicity, this is your chance to join a team that shares the ambition to achieve the best possible user experience for Polar products.

If you got interested and believe you are the person we are looking for, please send us your CV and apply now!

Type of employment
Permanent

Requirements
- Several years of experience in Java programming
- A thorough understanding of agile software development methodologies
- Experience in continuous integration and test automation development
- Fluent use of Git and Jenkins
- Reference application e.g. in Google Play store is considered a plus
- Familiar with Java IDEs like Eclipse or ItelliJ Idea

Location
The position is located in Kempele, Finland.

Further information
For further information please contact Mr. Markku Karjalainen, markku.karjalainen@polar.com. Interviews will be held as soon as suitable candidates are found. Please send your application to recruitment@polar.com by October 8, 2017 with the title of ‘Karjalainen / Software Engineer, Java Applications Development’.