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Web Developer (back-end) (closed)

Job Description

Want to help us in making the No. 1 dictionary & vocabulary learning service in Finland? This is your chance: we’re looking for a (Senior) Web Developer to join our amazing team! In this role, you will be responsible of the development of our back-ends.


- Maintaining and developing back-ends

- Architectural design of service back-ends


- 3+ years (responsive) web software development experience

- Extensive skills in Python (Flask), PostgreSQL

- Experienced in REST based API development

- Experienced in developing user management, access right and authentications (OAuth) and payment integrations

- Familiar with test-driven approach and ability to write well-documented tests with good coverage

- Understanding of JavaScript (Angular), SASS, HTML5, NodeJS (Express)

- Ability to work in an agile development environment and a positive can-do attitude. You take pride in being good at what you do!

- Interest in languages and eLearning is considered a plus

- Experience in Git / GitHub / CircleCI / Heroku is a considered as a plus

What we offer

- A front row seat in developing the number one dictionary and vocabulary learning service in Finland

- Flexible working hours and a relaxed atmosphere

- Laptop, phone and tablet of your choice

Interested? If yes, please submit your application on-line by January 15th, 2018. All communication and applications will be treated confidentially. For more information about the position, please contact Arja Martikainen, +358 407621564 on Wednesday between 2 and 3 pm.

About Kielikone Oy

Kielikone Ltd. is the market leader for digital dictionary solutions in Finland. Our mission is to help our customers use, understand and learn languages in everyday life. We have two products MOT® and In addition to dictionary services, we offer machine translation and proofreading services as well as language guides. Our office is in Lauttasaari, Helsinki.