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

Software Engineers, iOS Applications Development

Job description
We are seeking for talented software engineers to join the iOS application development team at Polar. You will be working in a team that has full end-to-end responsibility of the Polar Flow user experience on iOS platform (such as Polar Flow and Polar Beat). In order to be successful in this position, you should have good understanding about software development projects and be familiar with iOS platform and Objective-C programming language. You must be able to understand software application architectures and know how to write quality code. If you believe you are the person we are looking for, please send us your CV and apply now!

Type of employment
Permanent

Requirements
- Experience in Objective-C programming and iOS development
--> Swift experience is an advantage
- Understand agile software development methodologies
- Continuous integration and test automation development experience
- Fluent use of Git, Jenkins, Bitbucket Server and Jira
- Good and active communication and team working skills (team player)
- Reference application in Appstore is considered as an advantage
- Good written and spoken English and Finnish

Location
The position is located in Kempele, 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. Kai Pietilä, kai.pietila@polar.com or tel +358 (0)8 5202 367. Please send your application to recruitment@polar.com with the title of ‘Web Expert’.

Copywriter, Blog and Content Marketing

Application closing date
25/08/2017

Job description
The Blog and Content Copywriter will join our global marketing team, focusing on the Polar Blog and content marketing activities. He/she inspires, educates and engages our customers with high-quality, unique and relevant content. Drawing insights from user data, customer and keyword research, the content copywriter understands who our customers are and what their problems are. The copywriter then finds the answers to these questions and packages the answers into an engaging format. In collaboration with the internal teams, the content copywriter expands on important topics.

Main responsibilities
- Inspire, educate and engage our customers with high-quality, unique and relevant content across Polar’s channels, particularly on the Polar Blog
- Help our customers better understand how Polar brings value to their life and helps them reach their sports and fitness goals
- Make sure Polar’s tone-of-voice stays consistent from channel to channel
- Take advantage of up-to-date SEO tactics and strategies, as well as monitor and optimize the conversion rate for our content

Type of employment
Permanent

Requirements
- Solid experience of textual content production
- Experience in strategic content planning
- Good understanding of product and services marketing
- Proven track record of developing product/service/campaign communication
- Experience of content marketing
- Passion for creating communication concepts that engage the consumer
- Flexible attitude and ability to perform under pressure and tight timelines
- Good teamwork and communication skills
- A personal interest for sports and the wearable business
- A high degree of self-motivation and the ability manage your own work and schedules independently
- Creative mindset and the ability to challenge the status quo and find innovative solutions
- Excellent command of written and spoken English and Finnish
- A relevant university or higher vocational degree in business or communications

Location
The position includes travelling and is located at Kempele or Espoo, Finland.

Further information
For further information please contact Eeva Luoto tel. +358 40 551 6009 on August 16, 2017 between 13:00-15:00. Please send your application together with your CV and salary request to recruitment@polar.com by August 25, 2017.