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 email@example.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.
Polar is looking for a UX Designer to join our UX design team in Kempele / Oulu, Finland. You will be working closely with other UX designers and our mobile application development team creating and maintaining great user experiences for our next generation Polar service products, such as Polar Flow app.
We offer you a unique opportunity to be part of a team that provides sports related solutions to our customers from top athletes to active fitness customers all over the world. Polar offers a comprehensive range of features to help people track their training, daily activity, sleep and recovery; in order to gain a better understanding of how their lifestyle affects their performance and overall wellbeing.
You will be part of UX design team that delivers designs with user centric approach to a wide range of service products and wearables. This position offers you an excellent possibility to get familiar with ecosystem thinking in practise and develop your skills in designing solutions that set the stage for high quality customer experiences across a variety of hardware and service products.
Type of employment
- Experience in designing for digital service products: Practical experience in detailed interaction design and graphic design for user interfaces
- Experience in working closely with developer teams launching mobile apps
- Prototyping skills
- Desire to solve problems ranging from big picture to the tiniest details
- Empathic approach to the needs and challenges that our customers face in their daily lives
- Willingness to collaborate and learn
- Good communication skills
- Experience in user centered design methods and service design is considered as an advantage
Candidates must share a portfolio showing a representative collection of recent work samples to be considered for this role.
The position is located in Kempele / Oulu, Finland.
Position will be filled when suitable candidate is found.
For further information please contact Mr. Pertti Puolakanaho (firstname.lastname@example.org). Please send your application and portfolio to email@example.com with the title of ‘Puolakanaho/ UX Designer’. Online portfolios are also accepted. Applicants proceeding in the recruitment process will be asked to complete a practical assignment.
We are searching for talented Software Experts to join our Polar Service Development Team. You will be part of our highly skilled and enthusiastic development program focusing to deliver high quality smart coaching tools and solutions to our great customers covering all lifestyles, in every activity level.
You will take care of 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 Polar customers. Don´t just watch the games from your couch, but be part of the game and join the Polar team!
Type of employment
- 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
The positions are located in Jyväskylä or Kempele/Oulu Finland.
Please note that positions will be filled when suitable candidates are found.
For further information please contact Mr. Teijo Himanen (firstname.lastname@example.org). Please send your application to email@example.com with the title of ‘Himanen / Full-Stack Developer’.
Polar Service Development Unit is looking for talented software engineers to join our Android 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 and Polar Beat.
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. You will be essential part of Polar ecosystem development and thus we offer you an excellent opportunity to develop yourself not only as Android 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
- Excellent Java programming skills
- Android APIs and SDK
- Continuous integration and unit testing experience
- Test automation skills
- Fluent use of supporting tools such as Git, Jenkins, Jira.
- Experience of modern agile software development practices
- Pro-active, can-do attitude for daily task
- Team player
- Reference application is considered as an advantage
- Good written and spoken English and Finnish
The positions are located in Kempele/ Oulu, Finland.
Positions will be filled when suitable candidates are found.
For further information please contact Mr. Timo Vuolteenaho (firstname.lastname@example.org). Please send your application to email@example.com with the title of ‘Vuolteenaho/ Android Developer’.
Software Engineer, Java Applications Development
We are seeking a talented software engineer to join the Device SW development team at Polar. You will be working in a team that has full end-to-end responsibility of Polar’s Java-based applications SW for sport watches. In order to be successful in this position, you must have several years of experience in Java software development and Java programming. 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.
As Polar Devices SW team - we offer you an opportunity to be part of the team who designs sports watches, sensors, training and cycling computers and that are optimized for training and help people to track their physical activity.
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
- 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
- Familiarity with Java IDEs like Eclipse or ItelliJ Idea
The position is located in Kempele, Finland.
For further information please contact Mr. Markku Karjalainen, firstname.lastname@example.org. Interviews will be held as soon as suitable candidates are found. Please send your application to email@example.com with the title of ‘Karjalainen / Software Engineer, Java Applications Development’.