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Software Cloud Architect (Remote-Finland)

Turku, Finland | , Finland | Hägersten, Sweden | Stockholm, Sweden | , Remote

On the R&D team, you’ll join 700 scientists, researchers, clinicians, software developers, data scientists and engineers who work in all phases of the product development lifecycle – including concept, planning, development and validation on new product launches and patents. Together, you’ll build next-generation solutions that contribute to food safety, diagnostic innovations, drug development, big data technologies and more. The future of environmental, human and life sciences is up to you.

  • Full Time
  • Minimal Travel

Success Profile

We have found that the following traits and attributes help lead to a successful future in R&D at PerkinElmer.

  • Adaptable
  • Analytical
  • Collaborative
  • Proactive
  • Problem-Solver
  • Innovative

Employee Quote

There is a deep mutual respect for each other’s skills and contributions. Whether it’s taking on a new process skill or a new software skill, we are always moving forward so you never get bored – that’s what makes it exciting even after 30 years.

Jay Ives, Sr. Manager, Spectroscopy R&D


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Location(s) Turku, Finland, Finland, Hägersten, Sweden, Stockholm, Sweden, Remote Status Regular Job ID JR-016582

PerkinElmer’s commitment to scientific innovation is at the heart of everything we do. In PerkinElmer meaningful work arises to a whole new level. When working with us you really have the opportunity to make a positive impact on babies’ and mothers‘ lives.

We have innovative solutions and products where high quality and state-of-the-art software is extremely essential. That is why we have a large number of software professionals who ensure that our products serve and exceed their purpose.

Now we are building a new team and looking to welcome new Software Cloud Architects to join us in Finland or Sweden. New persons will have the chance to be part of a truly international multi-site project team creating the next generation screening platform software. If you find yourself as self-driven person, who has a strong sense of ownership in addition to a solid suitable technical background, you have the right superpowers to be successful in this role.

Your responsibilities will cover the planning of the software architecture and cloud design for our next generation’s world class multitenant software as a service (SaaS) solution. You will assess technological options to meet business needs as well as guide the software development teams with the design. Our chosen cloud platform is AWS. Along the architectural role, you will participate to daily activities of the development team as a backend software developer.

We may have a certain kind of image of the perfect match in our minds and described below. Still, if you don’t check all the boxes, feel free to prove us wrong and tell us, why you are the person we are looking for.

  • Strong background in development of AWS cloud software and data platform solutions
  • Ability to learn and assess technological options quickly
  • Ability to design and implement solutions in the cloud or in hybrid architecture

Experience of some of the following:

  • performance monitoring tools
  • Static code analysis
  • Security testing tools
  • C# coding skills
  • understanding of automation, scaling/performance, monitoring and continuity management
  • earlier experience from container technologies
  • understanding of DevOps practices and CI/CD

What we offer?

  • We will welcome you in a truly international working environment.
  • Many of us have long careers inside the organisation and history shows we can offer extensive development opportunities.
  • Wide range of benefits and salary that matches your skills.
  • You can choose your own location anywhere in Finland: work from home or at the office in Turku. The main thing is that you do your work on time and well.
  • Clearly defined role and frames, within which you have safe freedom to act.

We might be more traditional than someone else, but the most important thing is that We are proud of our work every day. If you ask from our employees why they like to work here, you probably hear about our positive and inspiring workplace and great co-workers.

For more information, please contact Software Development Manager Sami Rantala ( / 02 2678 386 (best available mon-fri at 12-13).


The Turku Site, with 650 employees, represents one of PerkinElmer’s major manufacturing and product development sites for newborn and maternal fetal health screening. As the global market leader in newborn screening, our solutions have tested over 560 million babies worldwide for life-threatening diseases.

PerkinElmer is a drug free employer and a medical examination for new employees includes a drug test.


PerkinElmer is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability status, age, or veteran status or any other characteristics protected by applicable law. PerkinElmer is committed to a culturally diverse workforce.

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