NewIcon Oy is a fast-growing health technology company that develops, manufactures and markets pharmaceutical service automation systems for pharmacies and hospitals. The company has 10 years of experience in designing and delivering automated dispensing systems to customers. Currently, NewIcon Oy has about 70 employees and a turnover of over € 7 million. NewIcon has a certified ISO 9001 quality system. We are constantly investing in product development by bringing new products to the international market.

At NewIcon you get to do work that matters. NewIcon’s mission is to do good genuinely by advancing pharmaceutical service automation in hospitals and pharmacies around the world. The multinational health technology company is constantly on the lookout for ambitious new talent and seasoned professionals to join their team.

Right now, we’re looking for

Software Specialists

to join our team in Kuopio.

Your duties include software development engineering and expert tasks as part of an innovative software development team. You have applicable educational background (BEng , MSc Techn or MA) and a strong desire to become a skilled software development professional. You can already be an experienced professional or a future talent in the beginning of your career. The main thing is that you have a good attitude and you’re hungry to advance in your career.

Success in the task requires:

  • managing different programming languages and environments (Visual Studio, C #, Django, PHP, Python)
  • ability to communicate fluently with customers and experts
  • knowledge of operating systems (Windows 10, 2016 Server)
  • knowledge of data banks and databases (SQL Server, MySQL)
  • ability to learn new things quickly

We especially appreciate:

  • an innovative and enthusiastic attitude towards software development
  • experience in implementing communication protocols between systems
  • knowledge of agile development and Scrum methods
  • previous experience of the role of the Scrum Master
  • knowledge of data security and encryption techniques
  • knowledge of pharmaceutical service logistics and processes
  • experience in health care information systems

We are looking for a person who is flexible and has good interpersonal skills. You are able to work as part of an agile development team and you are willing to develop your own skills constantly. Customer orientation guides all your actions, and you communicate fluently in English.

We provide you with youthful and nice co-workers, as well as opportunities to develop your own expertise with a growing and internationalised company. With us you get to work on innovative products and hence learn new skills and advance in your career.

If this description fits you, apply for the position and tell us more about yourself!


For more information about the position, please contact Senior Recruitment Consultant Tiina Venäläinen. She is available from 29 July 2019 onwards, tel. +358 50 300 4372 and

You can also contact NewIcon’s Software Development Manager Tomi Hirvonen, tel. +358 50 442 7804. He is available to answer questions 6 August 2019 from 12:00 to 16:00 and 9 August 2019 from 12:00 to 16:00.