Recruiting – Come work for us!

We are constantly looking for innovative people with different skills and expertise to join our dynamic team.

Forum Virium Helsinki is an in-house non-profit innovation company of the City of Helsinki, employing 55 top experts. See our vacancies on this page or submit an open application!

Forum Virium Helsinki asiantuntijat

Work at Forum Virium Helsinki

We offer our employees a cosy office in the heart of Helsinki and an exciting front-row seat to the smart city development of Helsinki and the whole of Europe. 

We co-create the Smart City, Smart Mobility and Data solutions of the future with the City of Helsinki, businesses, research institutes and residents. We operate boldly in a forward-looking international environment where new innovations can be piloted both in Helsinki and in European cities. 

Through a collaborative approach, we have created impressive low-carbon solutions and services in the domains of smart city planning and transport, health and well-being – and robotics. Our innovation work is regularly covered by the international media.

Employer Value Proposition and benefits

Along with meaningful work, employees at Forum Virium Helsinki enjoy many competitive benefits. In addition to lunch and telephone benefits, we offer at least the following:

A praised work community

We are proud that our employees enjoy their work and find it meaningful. Our employee satisfaction score has been above 4/5 for years (in 2023: 4.2/5). We have a supportive atmosphere and inspiring colleagues – we value our people for who they are.


In our job satisfaction surveys, our employees have particularly praised us for flexibility. We offer the opportunity to work remotely and are flexible when it comes to balancing work, leisure and different life situations.

Well-being and growth

We invest in the well-being and recreation of our employees in a variety of ways, including the Epassi sports benefit.

We support our employees to develop their skills by offering annual training opportunities and courses. We also regularly attend international smart city expos and seminars, both physically and remotely.

Meaningful work

At Forum Virium Helsinki, your work has a positive impact on the city residents, as we promote their well-being through our sustainable innovation work. 

The impact of our work is also reflected in our support of Helsinki’s carbon neutrality goal and the emergence of new innovative Finnish companies in the global market.


Submit an open application

If we do not have any vacancies suitable for you at the moment, please do not hesitate to submit an open application. That way we can contact you if a suitable position opens up. You can also use this form to apply for an internship with us or propose a thesis project.