Senior Backend Developer FINGERSOFT / Oulu, Finland

PUBLISHED: July 15, 2022


We’re looking for a senior backend developer to join our Liveops development team in Oulu. The team consists of both the monetization specialists and the software developers, while in your role you will work with both but also with the game developers from the game teams. Liveops team also works closely with the data team, so knowledge of big data engineering is an asset. Ideally, you have been developing server-side components at work for some years. Also, the interest in gaming/game industry is a clear plus but not a necessary requirement for the position.

In this role, you will:

  • Be a member of our international platform & Liveops development team
  • Participate in developing new features into Fingersoft gaming platform (multiplayer game relay service, matchmaking, metagame engine, cloudsave) and Liveops system (events, seasons, in-game shop)
  • Develop and maintain the backend APIs (gRPC, REST) and unit tests
  • Maintain the data storages (MongoDB, Redis)
  • React and fix errors and issues
  • Monitor the Fingersoft backends and keep them healthy and running

What we wish from you:

  • You’re a talented developer with years of experience making server-side components at work
  • You have Golang and NodeJS experience
  • You have experience developing for Linux environment using standard tools and open source libraries.
  • You’re analytical, self-organized and detail-oriented.


  • 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.


Experience on:

  • Docker, Kubernetes, Agones
  • Azure/Google cloud

If you think you could be a great match for the position, don’t hesitate to drop us your CV HERE. 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 2 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
  • Relocation assistance when moving from abroad