Backend Developer FINGERSOFT / Oulu, Finland

PUBLISHED: August 18, 2022


We’re looking for a backend / C++ server-side programmer to join our Hill Climb Racing 2 game development team in Oulu. Ideally, you have been developing server-side components at work or as a hobby for some years.

In this role, you will:

  • Be responsible for developing new features with the client development team
  • Maintain the existing database
  • React and fix errors and issues
  • Keep the live game running

What we wish from you:

  • You’re a talented C++ programmer with several years of experience making server-side components, at work or otherwise.
  • You should have at least 3 years of C++ programming experience.
  • You have experience developing for Linux environment using standard tools and open source libraries.
  • You’re analytical, highly organized and detail-oriented.
  • You have a good understanding of low-level network protocols (TCP, UDP) and network level security.
  • You love making games, have ideas and can execute them into reality. You work independently as well as in a team.


  • Exceptional employee experience – In a recent employee survey, our eNPS was 86 which is considered exceptionally high!
  • Fair salary and seriously great benefits.
  • Easy going and relaxed atmosphere.
  • Passionate co-workers of various fields.
  • The opportunity to develop your field inside a growing company.
  • A position in one of the top gaming companies in Finland.
  • Comprehensive relocation support.


  • Bash, C#, Python.
  • NoSQL databases.
  • Unity3D experience.
  • Gaming as a hobby.
  • Game demos.

If you think you could be a great match for the position, don’t hesitate to drop us your CV. Please add your salary request. Send your application ASAP since the first suitable candidate will be hired.

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About the Company


We are best known for the mobile smash hits “Hill Climb Racing” and “Hill Climb Racing 2”, which have a combined total of over 1.9 Billion installs across all platforms – However, despite our huge audience, we keep things small and personal, with a strong focus on maintaining a relaxed, casual, and informal work atmosphere.

Today we employ more than 100 people from all corners of the globe. Our company slogan is “Good Games | Great People” and we truly believe that the pure essence of what makes Fingersoft, Fingersoft – Is its people. A unique and diverse bunch of battle-hardened professionals at the top of their fields, each united by a love of making amazing video games and having a good laugh.

Our benefits:

  • Gear of your choice
  • Flexible hours with a focus on having a solid work/life balance
  • Health & Dental care, free massage monthly
  • Lunch benefit on top of your salary
  • Bike & commuting benefits
  • Free snacks, fruit & beverages at the office
  • Yearly education, sport & culture allowance
  • Company sporting events, Friday sauna, free usage of company gym
  • Phone & Internet benefit
  • Modern office at the city center of Oulu & Helsinki
  • Relocation assistance