Trainee for Tetra Infra SW

Secure Land Communications (SLC), an Airbus business unit, offers advanced communication and collaboration solutions to gather, process and deploy intelligence. Its portfolio is tailored to the needs of Public Safety, Defence and Transport, Utility and Industry (TUI). It includes infrastructures, devices, applications and services based on Tetra, Tetrapol and Broadband technologies (either single, hybrid or multi-technology solutions). As the European leader and a key international player, SLC has customers in more than 80 countries and employs around 1,150 people in 17 countries. In Finland, Airbus Defence and Space Oy employs around 370 people in Helsinki and Jyväskylä.


We are now looking for a Trainee to join our Tetra Infra SW development team in our Helsinki office. This position will give you opportunity to get familiar with TETRA DXT software development and continuous integration environment.


You get to work with interesting things

This is your chance to get a comprehensive view on software development and continuous integration environment. Your main responsibilities are developing and maintaining our DXT software unit testing tool as well as tasks related to SW continuous integration.


What we expect of you

You are aiming for a technical degree, preferably in software development or in telecommunication.  Advanced studies (bachelor’s degree completed) are seen as an advantage.


Basic knowledge of Microsoft Visual Studio toolchain, C++ and familiarity with any C++ GUI library (e.g. wxWidget) are required. Scripting skills in Shell/Bash are needed in this position. Knowledge on Python and Jenkins are seen as a plus. You will benefit of having Linux based software building skills. Fluent English language skill is required and other languages are seen as an advantage.


We expect you to be a fast learner and have an independent way of working. Innovative attitude and ability to work in co-operation with colleagues are appreciated.


The selected applicant is subject to a Standard Security Clearance conducted by the Finnish Security Intelligence Service.


The duration of the trainee period is six months and will start in February/March. The position is full-time during summer 2021 and part-time (at least 2-3 days a week) during other times.


About our Trainee Programme

As our trainee, you get to be part of a community of like-minded colleagues. We offer insight to our business with regular informative pop-ups and organize fun after work activities. To support you during your traineeship you will get a mentor who will introduce you to our company and working environment. International atmosphere gives you the chance to brush up your language skills and to work with people from various backgrounds. We offer you a salary based on recommendations and good benefits such as lunch benefit, sports & culture benefit and occupational health care.


Please apply by sending your CV and cover letter via the link below by 31.1.2021. We will start interviews as the applications arrive so please submit your application as soon as possible. For further information, please contact Senior R&D Manager, TETRA Infra SW Xiaolan Deng, +358 10 408 0358.


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