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Research & Development

Lead DevOps Engineer

Business Unit Automation is the home of AutoMine® - the world leading solution for autonomous mining. We are a global organization and developing fully automated and robotic mining technologies for mobile machinery, including machine vision, machine learning and artificial intelligence with an aim to revolutionize the underground and surface mining industry.

We are currently looking for a driven Lead DevOps Engineer to join our Control Systems Team in Automation R&D. The position is based in Tampere, Finland at our home office in Tulli Business Park located in the city center. This is an incredible opportunity for you to join our Business Unit Automation team and be part of the digital transformation in the mining industry, with projects ranging from embedded software for self-driving industrial vehicles, AI and machine learning. We at Sandvik are committed to investing in you and your professional development. So, if you are interested in becoming a part of our exciting digital journey, please keep reading!

Your mission

You will join our Control Systems Team focusing on bringing our DevOps tooling to the next level. Our DevOps toolchain is an essential part of Sandvik software development process. Your work has a significant impact on developer experience and productivity across Sandvik. You have strong knowledge, vision, and passion to drive improvements within the domain.

Smoothly and reliably working DevOps system is your top priority. You have passion to make software development process more productive and satisfactory for the users. Your service-oriented and solution-driven approach helps you to solve complex problems. You want to coach and lead DevOps colleagues from other organizations towards a more harmonized and efficient solution.

Your Profile

You have a suitable degree and strong prior experience working in the specified context. You will complement our team with hands-on experience in defining and developing the DevOps toolchain and processes. To be successful in this role you already have strong knowledge in some areas and willingness to learn others. Our existing toolchain utilizes technologies like Jenkins, Azure, Terraform, VMWare, CMake and jFrog artifactory but future direction is heavily in your hands.

We value your experience of working in complex and versatile technology development in international business environment. You can specify, plan, and document your ideas and you have a proactive systematic and structured way of working. You have good verbal and writing skills in English.

You can establish strong professional relationships directly with relevant stakeholders and communicate with them at all levels. You understand wider business needs and find innovative solutions to complex problems. You can work proactively and systematically in a fast-changing business environment with a strong success focus.

Contact information

For further information about the job, please contact the recruiting manager:

Jere Paavola, Manager, Product Development, Control Systems, tel. +358 50 4867206. Calls on Fri 5th April at 14-16, Wed 10th April at 15-16, Thu 11th April at 12-14 or Wed 17th April at 12-16 EEST.

For further information regarding the recruitment process, please contact: Sandvik's HR Services, Finland, tel. +358 800 1 44444 (at 9-11 and 13-15 EEST).

Want to be part of the Automation team?

Submit your application at home.sandvik/careers by Sunday April 28th, 2024.

Your application should consist of an introductory letter including your salary request and your CV (in English). When applying, please make sure to also attach your cover letter when asked to upload your CV.

Job ID: R0063104

Our company and culture

Sandvik develops new technologies and innovations in the areas of electrification, automation, and digitalization. This is your opportunity to join Sandvik’s smart minds, all working together to build a better future for the mining industry.

We are forerunners in developing automated equipment for mining which is reducing accidents and improving safety at our customers’ operations. We have a strong focus on sustainability and circularity; Sandvik is committed to halving our CO2 impact by 2030 and our battery electric vehicle offering is developed with this ambitious target in mind.

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