Lead developer, eInstant Platform VEIKKAUS / Helsinki

PUBLISHED: April 3, 2024

Veikkaus creates joy through games and protects it. We want to make sure that gambling in Finland is kept on the joyful side. All our actions are guided by sustainability. We want to be a trailblazer in the gaming industry, and a trendsetter of responsible player experience. Wellbeing is our passion. It is important that our employees enjoy coming to work every day. We offer versatile and extensive employee benefits. With us, you get to do work that makes a difference, in a spirited work community that is constantly developing. Let us work together – to keep gambling on the joyful side. 

Lead developer, eInstant Platform

Are you looking for new challenges and experiences? How about new wonderful colleagues and ruling the world with them? We are now offering an excellent opportunity to join our crew, as we are looking for a lead developer, elnstant Platform to join our gaming systems development. The position is permanent and full-time.

We already have an established team of developers to serve our world class eInstant games to our international business to business (B2B) clients as Games as a Service (GaaS). Our games are already available in multiple countries, and we are expanding very rapidly. This growth and pull from the global market makes this a very interesting position to contribute and oversee the technical roadmap of our core assets. You will be working in very close collaboration with our Development Manager Ville, who will be responsible for the eInstant-product.

Ideal profile:

  • Previous developer team lead experience (2-> years)
  • Previous developer experience in back-end -oriented role (5-8 years ->)
  • Hands-on experience with GCP, PostgreSQL, Terraform, GitLab CICD. Golang and previous experience from designing a multi-tenant architecture is seen as a definite plus.
  • As this is a crucial senior role, you are expected to act as the go-to person for all technical issues the team is facing. You are not to solve them all but help them to get on the right track. You will be also participating in different steering groups, especially in our virtual collaboration of teams where we are developing our Gaming as a Service -domain.
  • English as a working language is required and Finnish strongly preferred.

With us, you’ll have the opportunity to grow as a professional. We genuinely strive to be a responsible employer, offering meaningful tasks, competitive employee benefits, and ensuring a healthy work-life balance. Your workplace will be at Veikkaus’ head office in Pohjois-Haaga, Helsinki. We are working in a hybrid work model, allowing us to have the best aspects of both working styles. You can read more about us and our benefits here (in Finnish).

Are you interested? Awesome! Please send your application with CV and salary request included. We are waiting to hear from you soonest possible but no later than 21.4.2024.

Additional information available from Mikko Takkunen (mikko.takkunen@veikkaus.fi).

Veikkaus as a company will reserve the right to perform a drug test, credit information check, and security clearance check (According to the Act on Security Clearance (726/2014)) to the person selected for the position. Please note that we are only able to process applications from candidates who have an existing Finnish residence permit.