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www.vtt.fi
Espoo (Finland)
1001 to 5000 employees
1942
Government
Government
$100 to $500 million (USD) per year
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VTT Reviews

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VTT President & CEO Erkki KM Leppävuori
Erkki KM Leppävuori
3 Ratings
  • "Possibilities for organizational renewal"

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    Current Employee - Senior Scientist in Espoo (Finland)
    Current Employee - Senior Scientist in Espoo (Finland)
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    Neutral Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I have been working at VTT (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    -Great place to do applied research
    -Very multi-disciplinary, good know how in many technical fields
    -New CEO seems very promising and could help in renewing VTT

    Cons

    -Communication is sometimes poor and strategic direction is missing
    -Too many fragmented and isolated projects
    -Lack of leadership
    -At the moment government funding for R&D is being reduced which makes it challenging to find project funding

    Advice to Management

    -Appreciate your people
    -Work on company culture and leaderhip skills of your managers
    -Find a clear strategy with your employees and take determined steps in implementing it

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VTT Interviews

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    Senior Scientist Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Turku (Finland)
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 2 days. I interviewed at VTT (Turku (Finland)).

    Interview

    invited for a 2-day interview scheme, costs paid in full. There was a large panel of 30 or more research present, followed by face-to face interviews with at least 6 researchers later.

    Interview Questions

    • cannot remember (10 years ago !); but the main task was to deliver a lecture making cclear the research vision   1 Answer
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