Lead Developer PLAYSTACK / Helsinki center

PUBLISHED: May 11, 2022

Lead Developer

Playstack is an UK based game publisher and developer with offices in London, Helsinki, Finland and Krakow, Poland. Helsinki office is located in the heart of the city and holds 12 employees currently working remotely. We’re working on a bunch of new great games and are looking for a dedicated and motivated Lead Developer for us.

You don’t have to be an established lead – yet – but you can become one if you have the qualities!


  • Contribute to the tech roadmap
  • Contribute to the development process definition, coding guidelines and code reviews
  • Help our Tech Lead lead a team of international developers
  • Keep up to date with existing SDKs, technology and developments in the market and tech
  • Promote company culture


  • Has at least five years experience with Unity 3D
  • Can produce robust and reusable high quality code
  • Understands principles of modern mobile game development
  • Can define technical requirements of a project based on the GDD
  • Can give realistic estimations of tasks required and plan a roadmap
  • Is able assign tasks to the other developers
  • Is able to coordinate and lead a development team with our Tech Lead
  • Can follow company’s coding guidelines and able to review the code
  • Has good communication skills and can deliver status updates for other departments
  • Has preferably shipped at least one commercial mobile game project
  • Successful experience working as team member
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills in English

We offer

  • Competitive salary
  • A great team
  • A chance to work as part of an international team
  • Great innovative games and environment
  • Small office environment

We offer a great position and opportunity to work in an international environment with super exciting projects with a nice and cosy team. 

We have great compensation and benefits, and of course flexible work hours and without say, no crunching. 

We offer responsibilities, challenging tasks and lots of future possibilities!

We offer a small company environment without bureaucraziness or too huge overgrown teams or projects. You get to focus on smaller teams and games. 

If a big company environment is not for, then we are.

Join the team making the next big thing!

If this matches you, please contact our General manager Juha at juha.huhtakallio@playstack.com.

First suitable candidate will be hired so don’t wait too long!