Team Lead, Software Development

What comes to your mind when you hear the name ABLOY? Think again - We at Abloy focus on creating more trust in the world. We help companies and governmental institutions from ie. telecoms, transportation, energy, and water market vertical in being more efficient and resilient with our fit for purpose security solution portfolio that comprises of high security locks, mobile applications, software and wireless IoT ecosystems. We are proud to be able to create value and security for societies, globally.

 We are looking for a Team Lead to join our growing Critical Infrastructure business within ASSA ABLOY Global Solutions. We use Kotlin/Java and Typescript for development on top of AWS. We work on cloud backends and architectures to create novel access control solutions. The daily work consists of designing and programming infrastructures, microservices and scalable backends. Our greatest asset is our automatically tested, high quality code base. As a Team Lead you get a possibility to guide and support the team towards true agile practices, successful project delivery as well as develop good practices amongst with other software development teams. The position reports to Product & Software Director, ABLOY Critical Infrastructure. The position will be located in Joensuu or Espoo, Finland. Some travel is required in this role.

Abloy software development works with agile practices: We try, we fail, and finally we succeed. Our software team combines adapting long-term development and group learning to achieve sustainable development. We do not want to fall into long release cycles or manual grunt work, but aim at continuous delivery.

What we offer

We offer you an interesting working environment, challenging tasks, and great development opportunities in the ASSA ABLOY Group. You get to grow together with the solutions and the team. With us, you will have the chance to create new ways for combining physical and digital worlds in the field of security. In addition you will have access to competitive compensation, flexible working hours, health care and well-being benefits.

What you will be doing

  • Work as a team lead to the skillful development team
  • Drive the team surrounding you to true agile practices
  • Backend and / or frontend development and cloud solutions
  • Continuous delivery pipeline development
  • Building high-quality, automatically tested and reusable code and libraries for future use
  • Optimisation of the services for maximum performance and scalability
  • Development of Assa Abloy software development culture with other software teams
  • Close co-operation with product management and software architects

 What we are looking for

  • At least Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Software Engineering or related field
  • Senior level experience from software development
  • Prior experience in technical leadership position
  • Expertise in one or more of the following: Java, Kotlin, Python, Ruby, JavaScript, Typescript, Node.js, REST APIs
  • Experience in Amazon Web Services, Google Cloud Platform, or Microsoft Azure
  • Understanding of network design, cloud architecture, and container orchestration (Docker)
  • Experience in microservices 
  • Understanding in test automation
  • Good communication and teamwork skills
  • Continuous improvement-mindset

Contact and application
For further information please contact Simo Pikkarainen, Product & Software Director, ABLOY Critical Infrastructure,  tel. +358 40 554 8298, email: Please fill in the application with your salary request by 4th October 2020.


Let's create a safer and more open world - together!

We have a feeling of discovery and urge to innovate by working together and telling it like it is, enabling us to be always growing, never boring and leading right. 

Do you want to be encouraged to act, have responsibilities to grow with and opportunities to explore? Join us!


Joensuu or Espoo

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