Team Lead, R&D

Oulu, Finland

About the Role

We are looking for a team lead to head our R&D team in Oulu, Finland.

You will work on the world's leading cross-platform C++ framework, where you will contribute to developing solutions that make life easy for application developers on a multitude of platforms, from embedded to desktop and mobile.

In addition, you will be assisting the team in achieving their goals and growing their skills. You help create an inspiring team environment, facilitate an open and engaging communication culture, and support the team in achieving their goals. You will be responsible for leading and motivating team members and representing the team towards other functions in the company, customers, and the Qt Open Source community.


  • are a software developer and want to contribute directly to the development of Qt
  • want to write robust, modern C++, and are interested in software design and architecture
  • are comfortable working with publicly available code and material
  • support the team by setting focus and direction, and by keeping information flowing
  • lead people by example, coach them towards their success, and identify training needs
  • grow a team with diverse perspectives

Perhaps you

  • know a bit about Qt and QML?
  • are interested in programming paradigms and languages?
  • are familiar with embedded development?
  • have experience with open source communities and development?
  • have leadership experience or like taking initiative?
  • have experience working in multi-cultural environments/teams
  • understand the intersection of technology and business

We offer you

  • a family-friendly, diverse, sociable workplace where learning is valued
  • flexible hours, that focus on work/life balance
  • wide health insurance & yearly dental care budget
  • sport/culture/massage saldo
  • parking space or commuting benefit
  • bicycle benefit
  • a collaborative and inclusive work environment
  • support with relocation
  • great colleagues from many parts of the world

Be yourself at Qt

We would like to know more about you. Tell us about your skills, strengths and knowledge, but even more importantly about yourself. What is your passion? What do you love to do? Our team would be happy to meet you, tell you more about the position and introduce our dynamic, but relaxed working style.

At Qt, we appreciate the individual differences of our employees and aim to promote diversity through all our practices. We provide a workplace that generates equal opportunities regardless of gender, religion, national origin, age, disabilities, and any other factors. We have unique product, but our people make us exceptional. We strongly encourage people from all groups to apply – we welcome you as you are.

About Qt

Qt Group (Nasdaq Helsinki: QTCOM) is a global software company with a strong presence in more than 70 industries and is the leading independent technology behind 1+ billion devices and applications. Qt is used by major global companies and developers worldwide, and the technology enables its customers to deliver exceptional user experiences and advance their digital transformation initiatives. Qt achieves this through its cross-platform software framework for the development of apps and devices, under both commercial and open-source licenses.

Qt technology is used by approximately one million developers worldwide. We enable a single software code across all operating systems, platforms, and screen types, from desktops and embedded systems to business-critical applications, in-vehicle systems, wearables, and mobile devices connected to the Internet of Things. The company's net sales in the year 2021 totaled 121.1 MEUR and it employs +550 people.

To learn more about us, visit or check our Instagram account @theqtcompany.

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