VTT is one of Europe’s leading research institutions.

  • Company type

    Large company

  • Sector

    R&D / Design

  • Localisation

    Otaniemi, Espoo

VTT, what is it?

Trainee feedback:

"The best thing about my summer job was flexibility and feeling of no stress"

VTT is one of Europe’s leading research institutions. We are owned by the Finnish state. We advance the utilisation and commercialisation of research and technology in commerce and society. Through scientific and technological means, we turn large global challenges into sustainable growth for businesses and society. 

We bring together people, business, science and technology to solve the biggest challenges of our time. This is how we create sustainable growth, jobs and wellbeing and bring exponential hope.

At VTT, we turn science into practical innovations through applied research.

We have offices in six cities in Finland:

  • Espoo
  • Oulu
  • Tampere
  • Jyväskylä
  • Kuopio
  • Kajaani

Even though we are located only in Finland, we are a international community with 50+ different nationalities and almost half of our turnover comes from abroad (45 % in 2021).

Our culture and values 

As stated in our strategy, we always build the world’s most meaningful place to work. An inspirational place to use and develop your full potential, great colleagues, meaningful work and flexibility are the stated cornerstones of our culture. VTTers have defined our target culture as follows:

How is it to work at VTT?

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The world of VTT!

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Company head office

Otaniemi, Espoo