Arinatie 10, 00370

Senior Linux Developer

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We’re looking for a Senior Linux Developer to strengthen our R&D Software Engineering team. Our dilution refrigerators are used in cutting-edge technologies like quantum computing and in scientific research. We are known as the market leader with the highest standard for quality and customer service.

You will be a part of our small software development team working on projects further developing the control software of the dilution refrigerator. In our software development projects we are mainly focusing on control and automation processes of the system. The end-users of our software are in most cases research scientists or engineers. The software development work is supported by our R&D team including skilled cryogenic cooling professionals ranging from physicists to technicians, so previous background in or in-depth understanding of cryogenics is not required.

Main responsibilities:

  • Designing and implementation of Yocto-based software projects for an embedded Linux distro co-operating with project stakeholders to clarify functional and non-functional requirements and transforming them into an implementation plan
  • Designing of integrations to other software and hardware systems
  • Applying industry best patterns and practices and standards to project work
  • Communicating and presenting design decisions to team members and stakeholders
  • Coaching and guiding the work of other developers and engineers
  • Taking ownership of software end quality and adherence to project specifications
  • Participating as a team member to the actual implementation

In addition, your work may include maintaining, improving, and documenting existing software applications and solutions. The successful applicant will also support Bluefors’ program in software and hardware product development. To succeed in this role, you need to have hands-on attitude and a systematic way of working.

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What we expect from you

  • Relevant education (for example computer science, or similar)
  • Proven knowledge and experience of software architectures, best patterns and practices, development methods and tools
  • Major experience (6+ years) of software development, software architecture design and modelling languages such as UML
  • Experience in agile work methodologies and excellent teamwork skills
  • Experience in embedded Linux distributions and the Yocto tool
  • Python and Java development skills
  • Ability to solve problems independently
  • Commitment to high quality is a must
  • Excellent communication and teamworking skills
  • Fluency in English, both spoken and written
  • Fluency in general IT and project tools such as JIRA, Confluence, Windows OS

We also appreciate

  • Possibility to work on-site as required
  • Electronics knowledge and related hardware skills are an advantage
  • experience is an advantage

Please leave your application with a CV and salary request by February 13, 2023 at the latest. We will start the interviews already during the application period and conclude the recruitment when a suitable candidate is found.

For more information, please contact Software Engineering Manager Petri Ruohonen,


The world's leading manufacturer of ultra-low temperature cryogen-free dilution refrigerators.

We design and manufacture measurement systems, that can provide clean and quiet environment for scientific research, even at ultra-low temperatures. Our systems have options which include wiring and superconducting magnets and can be customized to meet the requirements of each customer. We have a strong focus on the quantum computing and information community and are here to support scientists and industries go further in their endeavors. For this we have brought together the best minds from a variety of fields. If you are a skilled physicist, technician, engineer or business professional and looking for an interesting job in multicultural environment, join our growth story at Bluefors.

Here we are curious to the core, have wide-range expertise, and have one mission: progress. Continuous development, learning, and collaboration are fundamental to our way of working. In our agile company structure customers are in direct contact with scientists and engineers who design their system. We deliver systems all around the world and the markets for our products are constantly growing. Currently we employ more than 350 professionals from 47 different nationalities. We offer competitive benefits package, employee share program, flexible working environment and a non-smoking workplace.

Location: Arinatie 10, 00370

Senior Linux Developer

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