Inter­na­tio­nal Talent Days

Cal­ling all inter­na­tio­nal talent!

Uni­ver­si­ty of Oulu and Business­Oulu, along with Oulu Cham­ber of Com­merce, as part of their Inter­na­tio­nal Week acti­vi­ties, are orga­nizing Inter­na­tio­nal Talent Days.

This is a great oppor­tu­ni­ty for inter­na­tio­nal stu­dents and other foreign qua­li­fied job see­kers to get to know companies/ orga­niza­tions, their bene­fits and the career oppor­tu­ni­ties they offer. We have orga­nized visits to the pre­mi­ses of five great companies/ orga­niza­tions in Oulu that are loo­king to meet inter­na­tio­nal talent in various fields. Visits will take place from 14–16 Novem­ber.

Site visits

We have five great companies/ orga­niza­tions in Oulu that are loo­king to meet inter­na­tio­nal talents
in various fields this year:

  1. Nokia — invi­ting alto­get­her 30 Com­pu­ter Science and Engi­nee­ring, Wire­less Com­mu­nica­tions Engi­nee­ring, Softwa­re Engi­nee­ring and Infor­ma­tion Sys­tems talents.
  2. iLOQ — invi­ting alto­get­her 12 Envi­ron­men­tal Tech­no­lo­gy, Sus­tai­na­bi­li­ty, Elect­rical Engi­nee­ring, Mec­ha­nics, Com­pu­ter Science and Engi­nee­ring , Wire­less Com­mu­nica­tions, Engi­nee­ring, Data Ana­ly­tics, Elect­ro­nics, Softwa­re Engi­nee­ring and Infor­ma­tion sys­tems talents.
  3. Ško­da Trans­tech - invi­ting alto­get­her 20 Elect­rical Engi­nee­ring and Mec­ha­nics talents
  4. Business­Oulu — invi­ting alto­get­her 20 Inter­na­tio­nal busi­ness and admi­ni­stra­tion, Mar­ke­ting, Inter­na­tio­na­liza­tion and Com­pe­tence Deve­lop­ment talents — VISITORS SLOTS FULL
  5. Uni­ver­si­ty of Oulu - invi­ting 15 HR and Well­being talents

To learn more about a company/ orga­niza­tion you are inte­res­ted in visi­ting and to regis­ter, plea­se see details below:


Oulu is the “Home of Radio” and one of Nokia’s key loca­tions with over 50 years’ expe­rience. The Oulu site com­bi­nes radio research, deve­lop­ment, supply chain mana­ge­ment and manu­fac­tu­ring under the same roof in a unique way and is one of the lea­ding radio research hot spots in the world.

During the visit, you will hear more about the com­pa­ny and what it is like to work at Nokia.

Address: Kaa­pe­li­tie 4, 90620 Oulu. You can reach the Nokia office by bus nr. 35 lea­ving from the city cen­ter
Time: Wed 15th of Novem­ber, 9 –11:30 am


  • Com­pa­ny int­ro­duc­tion and welco­me speech (star­ting 9 am)
  • Career sto­ry of an inter­na­tio­nal emplo­yee at Nokia & futu­re skills in wor­king life
  • Tour (ending 11:30 am)


iLOQ makes life easier by pro­vi­ding smart and secu­re access to the buil­dings and spaces we use dai­ly. The company’s self-powe­red digi­tal loc­king and NFC-enabled mobi­le access mana­ge­ment solu­tions have revo­lu­tio­nized the loc­king industry by offe­ring elect­ro­nic loc­king wit­hout bat­te­ries or cables.

During the visit, you will hear more about the com­pa­ny pro­ducts and work oppor­tu­ni­ties.

Regis­ter here:
Address: Elekt­ro­niik­ka­tie 10 (iLOQ is wit­hin wal­king dis­tance of the Lin­nan­maa Cam­pus.)
Time: 16th of Novem­ber, 1:00–3:30 pm


  • Arri­val (1 pm)
  • Com­pa­ny int­ro­duc­tion (1:15–2:15 pm)
  • Tour (2:15–3:15 pm)
  • Wrap up (2:30–3:30 pm)

Ško­da Trans­tech

Ško­da Trans­tech Oy, also known as Ško­da Group, is part of the Ško­da Trans­por­ta­tion Group. The com­pa­ny is the lea­ding manu­fac­tu­rer in their field, focusing on the pro­duc­tion of railway vehicles desig­ned for deman­ding con­di­tions. In addi­tion, the com­pa­ny is a major player in the cont­ract manu­fac­tu­ring of deman­ding engi­nee­ring pro­ducts. Ško­da Group offers you the oppor­tu­ni­ty to join a growing team of more than 800 pro­fes­sio­nals. They have sites in Oulu, Kajaa­ni, Tam­pe­re, Hel­sin­ki and Stock­holm. During the visit, you will hear more about the company’s pro­ducts and job oppor­tu­ni­ties.

Regis­ter here:
Address: Tut­ki­jan­tie 8. Ško­da is wit­hin wal­king dis­tance of the Lin­nan­maa Cam­pus
Time: 14th of Novem­ber, 1–3 pm


  • Com­pa­ny pre­sen­ta­tion (star­ting 1 pm)
  • Com­pe­tencies nee­ded at Ško­da Group RS Engi­nee­ring
  • Career sto­ry of an inter­na­tio­nal emplo­yee at Ško­da Group
  • Job oppor­tu­ni­ties and the­sis pos­si­bi­li­ties
  • KAHOOT! –game. Win a soft toy tram!
  • Q&A and cof­fee (ending 3 pm)
  • Hosts: Senior HR Specia­list Johan­na Kes­ki-Petä­jä and Engi­nee­ring Mana­ger Jus­si Salak­ka

City of Oulu/ Business­Oulu

BusinessOulu’s mis­sion is to pro­mo­te vita­li­ty in the city by buil­ding success poten­tial for the enti­re region, its citizens, and com­pa­nies. Business­Oulu crea­tes new jobs sus­tai­nably through the growth of local com­pa­nies.

BO ser­ves com­pa­nies through their start-up, growth, and inter­na­tio­na­li­sa­tion pha­ses as they deve­lop their ope­ra­tions and ope­ra­ting envi­ron­ment. The orga­niza­tion helps busi­nes­ses with their networ­king as well as with the rec­ruit­ment of a talen­ted work­force. BO helps also job see­kers to find emplo­y­ment and deve­lop their exper­ti­se.

Regis­ter here:
Address: Busi­ness­A­se­ma, Hal­li­tus­ka­tu 36 B. Clo­se to the railway sta­tion
Time: 15th of Novem­ber, 9:30 ‑11:30 am


  • Arri­val (9:30 am)
  • Int­ro­duc­tion to Business­Oulu (9:35 am)
  • Inter­na­tio­nal emplo­yee pre­sen­ta­tions (9:45 am)           
    • Vie­ra Karam, Star­tup Pro­gram Mana­ger
    • She­fat Islam, Busi­ness Advi­sor 
    • Max Ray­mond, Specia­list at the ICT team
    • Fan­gying Li, Pro­ject Specia­list
    • Ioana Tim­pe­ri, Emplo­y­ment Advi­sor
  • Visit to the Inter­na­tio­nal House Oulu and FabLab pre­mi­ses (ending 11:30 am)

Uni­ver­si­ty of Oulu

As an emplo­yer, The Uni­ver­si­ty of Oulu is ran­ked third among Fin­land’s hig­her educa­tion ins­ti­tu­tions. The uni­ver­si­ty has 3800 emplo­yees and 13 900 stu­dents. They welco­me inter­na­tio­nal talent inte­res­ted in HR to get to know the uni­ver­si­ty’s human resources depart­ment.

Regis­ter here:
Address: HR pre­mi­ses HR425, Ent­rance Pent­ti Kai­te­ran katu 1. We will meet you in the lob­by.
Time: 14th of Novem­ber 1:00–2:40 pm


  • Gene­ral uni­ver­si­ty Int­ro­duc­tion (1:00–1:15 pm)
  •  HR in the uni­ver­si­ty  (1:15–2:00 pm)
  • Uni­ver­si­ty tour (2:00–2:40 pm)

More infor­ma­tion

Sal­la Hir­vo­nen
Specia­list, solu­tions to cor­po­ra­te emplo­yee needs
+358 40 726 1842