Jr. back end developer

If you are passionate about Back End developing and eager to work in an international startup company this could be your change! We are now looking for a Jr. Back End Developer to our client Button Corporation to permanent position in Helsinki! Please apply without a delay, since the position will be filled as soon as we find the right person!


Academic Work is looking for a Jr. Back End Developer to our client Button Corporation.

You will be recruited to our client company. Academic Work will take care of the recruitment process, therefore candidates are kindly asked to aim all questions to Academic Work hel03@academicwork.fi.


In this position, you will be working as a Jr. Back End Developer as part of small team. You will be developing and making modifications on the server side to the company’s product. Your job duties include adding new functionalities to the product. You will also administrate the whole product and make possible improvements on it. Your skills and interests will effect your job description

The team uses following technologies: PHP, MySQL NodeJS, C/C++ and JavaScript. The team also uses Linux on their operating system.

This position offers an excellent change to grow into a future professional in an international startup company!


You might be our ideal candidate if you have true passion to work in a startup company and you have at least one year of work experience from Back End Development or you have gained experience from your own projects. You have good skills in JavaScript- and PHP-technologies. We appreciate a suitable educational background but most importantly you have the required technical skill sets. If you are still a student our client company is flexible with your working hours. Fluent English is mandatory and you have good people skills.

We would also like to know what kind of projects you have done earlier – so please let us know about these in your application.

Apply for this position if you have:

suitable educational background

at least one year of work experience from development or experience from your own projects

good skills in JavaScript- and PHP-technologies

passion to work in startup company

fluent English

It is also seen as an advantage if you have experience from C-and C++ -technologies.

Start: as soon as possible

Working hours: Full-time, flexible working hours if you are finalizing your studies

Employment period: permanent

Location: Helsinki

Salary: according to the agreement

Published: 20.9.2016


To apply for the job you need to register to our website and then click on “Apply here” below. Remember to attach your CV into your application! We only handle applications through our website but if you have questions about the position you can reach us via email in hel03@academicwork.fi. Please write the advert ID in the subject and paste the advert link in the mail. We are ongoing screening and contacting candidates so make sure to send your application as soon as possible. Please notice that the advert can be removed before eventual last dates on our external advertising pages. When the advert is being removed it’s either due to that the processes is finished or because we have many qualified applications and are continuing in the selection/interview phase.

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When employed at Academic Work you will have your own dedicated Consultant Manager, who’s role is to answer your questions, support your career development and ensure you enjoy your place of work.


The Button Corporation manufactures the bttn, the simplest internet user interface in the world. It brings the power of Internet-of-Things to individuals, families, and businesses with elegantly designed solutions, including the bttn device and the bt.tn service. Founded by serial Internet entrepreneur Harri Rautio and his core team, The Button Corporation is privately funded and based in Helsinki, Finland.