Fulltime / Töölönlahdenkatu 2, Helsinki

Backend Developer for Games & Services

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Sanoma Media Finland (SMF) is the leading Finnish cross-media company and a forerunner in the digital transformation of media. Helsingin Sanomat, Ruutu, Supla, and Ilta-Sanomat are just a few of our brands that deliver relevant, inspiring, and captivating content and reach 97 % of Finns every week. The SMF Tech & Data unit develop digital services and create innovations for our brands and end-users.

We are looking for a Backend Developer for Sanoma´s News & Feature Media digital development team to develop our games and digital services. Our main products are coach games, pelikone.fi, älypää.com and vauva.fi.

What do we offer:

  • high volume products and proven technologies
  • interesting games projects and opportunity to deepen your skills in the development of new digital services
  • games startup culture and an expert team that supports your development
  • possibility to grow beyond backend development into marketing, sales and product management
  • modern work environment at the heart of Helsinki or Tampere and flexible hybrid-work model

What are we looking for:

  • DevOps oriented developer, who masters PHP and few of its main frameworks, Javascript, MySQL, Linux and AWS (EC2)
  • Understanding application architectures
  • Enthusiastic attitude and motivation to learn

If you are recognized yourself and are interested, apply now! If you have any questions, feel free to contact jyrki.hokkanen@sanoma.com or thomas.arento@sanoma.com. We will screen applications during the application period and will move forward with the recruitment process as soon as matching candidates are found. We are looking forward for your application!


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  • Backend Developer for Games & Services, Fulltime
  • Sanoma Tech & Data, Töölönlahdenkatu 2, Helsinki
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  • Occupational health care
  • Time for personal development
  • E-passi
  • Sanoma Clubs
  • Remote work 80%

Sanoma Tech & Data


Location: Töölönlahdenkatu 2, Helsinki

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