VTT is one of the leading research organizations in Europe. What unites us at VTT are curiosity, a passion of learning and a devotion to finding solutions to global challenges and answers to our customers’ needs. At VTT, you have an opportunity to be part of our innovative work community of brilliant minds, and learn and develop with the support of your teammates. You can familiarize with us further by exploring VTT’s research infra through VTT World.
As a Research Manager, you are responsible for the visionary leadership of research activities in the research area. You lead the research agenda with high impact and ambitious approach. As a member of Safe and Connected Society leadership team you collaborate and contribute to the success of whole VTT, our customers and partners. The location of the position is in Espoo, Tampere or Oulu.
The job is located in VTT’s Safe and Connected Society research area. Research area focuses on top research for supporting safe and secure digitalization in commercial and societal applications. The key activities are in connectivity and cybersecurity solutions, space based remote sensing and various areas of activities in defence and security sector. We look at digitalization as a systemic change and through impact assessment; we evaluate new technologies and phenomena. We develop and validate various digital technologies in specialized test environments. We work globally with our clients and research partners to solve global challenges through impactful research. Our excellence is delivered by more than 130 researchers.
VTT is a place to make a difference in collaboration with other brilliant minds. Our mission is to create impact that generates sustainable growth and wellbeing in society as well as in industry.
Our people are the core of the next generation VTT. Therefore, our personnel’s wellbeing, flexible work opportunities and competence development are key priorities for us.
For further information about the position, please contact Sauli Eloranta, Vice President, Sauli.email@example.com, +358 40 580 8664 on June 10 at 13:00 - 15:00 or June 11 at 09:00 - 11:00.
We are looking forward to hearing from you, so please send your application letter and CV as well as salary request not later than June 21, 2021. Please send your application through VTT’s online recruitment system.
VTT is a visionary research, development and innovation partner. We drive sustainable growth and tackle the biggest global challenges of our time and turn them into growth opportunities. We go beyond the obvious to help the society and companies to grow through technological innovations. We have over 75 years of experience of top-level research and science-based results. VTT´s turnover and other operating income is 258 M€. VTT is at the sweet spot where innovation and business come together.
VTT – beyond the obvious.
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