Senior Backend Developers VEIKKAUS / Helsinki

PUBLISHED: January 26, 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 a 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’s work together – to keep gambling on the joyful side.

Senior Backend Developers

We are looking for Senior Backend Developers for full-time employment to a team with friendly, easy-going and cheerful individuals.

You would be working in Veikkaus Product and Services Development unit which is a forerunner in applying new technologies and creating excellent digital services for our customers. Our team works with continuous product development with modern techniques, pushing others and yourself to succeed and broaden their skillset. At Veikkaus development teams we do not only create code but we also design, create, implement and maintain the systems from the very beginning.

Focus in this role is in customer information system and microservices – including session handling and strong identification – around it using Scrum framework. Veikkaus has 2,5 million customers who use our services over a million times a week. As a senior developer you’re responsible for the future of those services as well as designing and implementing new systems.

Team is highly experienced and it values team skills such as communication, listening, problem solving and critical thinking. We are serious about team work, quality and modern technologies but take almost nothing that seriously. Team motto is “Ask and you shall be answered to”.

”At Veikkaus my responsibilities include developing and maintaining AWS cloud infrastructure. For me it is important to have freedom in technical decisions and choices as well as methods to be used. At Veikkaus this freedom is made possible and it brings also the responsibility for highly available and easily maintained systems. There is a good and agile attitude in our team.” – Henri, Senior Cloud Engineer

We would love to hear from you if you are:

  • All about teamwork
  • Eager to improve and encance your skills in a tech or in a team
  • Fluent with JVM programming languages such as Java and Kotlin
  • Experienced with AWS Cloud such as EKS, ECS, RDS, DynamoDB
  • Capable to designing own API and DB schema
  • Proficient to work with Finnish and/or English language

We offer you: 

  • Benefits of a large company
  • Relaxed atmosphere and awesome co-workers in self-driven teams.
  • Possibility and active encouragement to broaden your skillset, according to your interests and strengths.
  • Large slate of benefits including support for sports & cultural activities, health and dental plans, free glasses, gym, free breakfast at the office and nearly endless amount of coffee and healthy fruits offered daily!

With us you get to grow as a software development professional. Veikkaus is a responsible employer that has competitive benefits and makes sure you have great work-life balance. We are working in hybrid mode and our office is at Pohjois-Haaga in Helsinki. You can combine flexibly office and remote work.

We are looking forward to hearing from you! Please send your application with CV and salary request included now or latest by 4th of February 2024. For any inquiries about the position please contact Petri Raevuori via e-mail (firstname.lastname@veikkaus.fi) or phone +358 9 4370 2227.

Veikkaus as a company will perform a drug test and security clearance check (According to the Act on Security Clearance (726/2014)) to the person selected for the position.