Automation Engineer, Finland – Kirkkonummi, Masala

Picosun Group is a Finnish growth company specialized in thin film coating technology. ALD (Atomic Layer Deposition) is a growing global market in which Picosun has increased its share consistently. Commitment means caring. We want to provide the best, safest, and user-friendliest ALD products. Technology and innovation is our passion. We constantly innovate, invest, and develop our existing and new ALD solutions and take ALD to new fields. Our aim is to help our customers to be the forerunners in their own fields of expertise.
We are now searching for an automation engineer for permanent and full-time employment.

Job description:

As an automation engineer you will work as a part of Picosun’s automation and software team. The team is responsible for developing and maintaining automation and software solutions for Picosun’s ALD products.

Depending on your expertise and interests, your work consists of automation design, PLC programming, HMI programming, testing, troubleshooting, installations, deployments, and support.

Working takes place mainly at Picosun headquarters at Masala, Kirkkonummi.

Deployments and upgrades happen at customer premises, so you need to be ready to travel occasionally. Our customers are located mainly in Asia, Europe and North America.

Your role is formed based on your interests, skills, experience, business needs, and life situation.


You have an applicable degree in engineering or science (bachelor, master or doctor) and some experience in industrial automation projects or developing software for mission critical industrial applications.

Ideally you have know-how in PLC programming (CodeSys/TwinCAT3 and/or Omron), SCADA (TwinCAT3 HMI, InTouch) and industrial communication (OPC UA, SECS/GEM, DeviceNet, EtherCAT, Ethernet/IP). In addition to, or alternatively you are also familiar with C#, Javascript (React) and/or SQL.

Ability to understand switchboard and process instrumentation diagrams is crucial when programming PLCs.

We use English in our daily communications, so Finnish skills are not mandatory. Other language skills are naturally a big asset as you will also work at customer interface.

More important than technical expertise is can-do attitude, being proud of your work and willingness to maintain and develop your craftmanship.

What we can offer:

Picosun Group is a modern high-tech growth company in which quality of work, positivity, and active approach are highly valued. Here we encourage you to be creative and visionary about your own work. Our clients are globally known brands with whom we work in close cooperation. Picosun office is located within walking distance from Masala train station in Kirkkonummi.

We offer competitive salary, versatile compensations and benefit programs.

How to apply:

Please send your application and CV to [email protected]. For heading/subject please write Picosun – Automation Engineer, Finland.

For further information please contact Henri Laamanen, +358 40 809 6788, [email protected]. Please apply already today as we start the recruitment process quickly.