Junior Full Stack Developer for If in Turku

In this position you will be developing If’s web and mobile applications for their private customers in ASP.NET environment. Are you familiar with C# or otherwise have good understanding of software development principles? This is a perfect opportunity for a recently graduated IT professional to dive into Full Stack Development.

Academic Work is looking for one more Junior Full Stack Developer to our client If Vahinkovakuutus Oy.

This job is a staffing position, which means that you will be employed by Academic Work and work as a consultant at If in Turku. The employment is fixed-term with the possibility to be recruited by our client after 12 months.

In this position, you will work as a part of a scrum team developing and maintaining high quality digital solutions in the ever more digitalized financial industry. Besides a daily scrum meeting, your tasks include user interface development and creating test cases with tools such as C#/ASP.NET, JavaScript and HTML5/CSS. You will work alongside more experienced developers and will be assigned a mentor who is there to support your introduction and development. At Turku office you will have approximately 140 IT colleagues.

This position suits you who are eager to become a future Full Stack Developer working with .NET frameworks. If is offering an ambitious working environment, where they encourage self-improvement and provide opportunities for training and learning. Furthermore, this position includes an opportunity to take more responsibility in the team once your skills develop and there is also a possibility for career advancement inside the organization where approximately 600 employees work within IT in the Nordics and Baltics.

Our ideal candidate has a degree in suitable higher education and solids skills in C#. It’s also possible that you are independent in other technologies and enthusiastic to learn C#/ASP.NET. If you do not have relevant work experience we expect you to show your enthusiasm through own projects or hobbyism. In order to show your familiarity with software development, please attach a link to your portfolio or GitHub account to your application.

As a person we are looking for a resourceful and cooperative team member. In order to succeed in this position you also need good problem-solving skills and fluent English, since you will be working in close contact with colleagues in other Nordic countries.

Apply for this position if you have:

  • suitable educational background in IT

  • solid skills in C# or willingness to learn

  • proven knowledge of software development principles through internship or own projects

  • fluent communication skills in English

  • good problem-solving skills and resourceful way of working

  • some previous experience with ASP.NET MVC

It is also seen as an advantage if you are fluent in Finnish or Swedish.

Start: as soon as possible

Working hours: full-time

Employment period: 12 months with possibility to be recruited by our client afterwards

Location: Turku

Salary: according to agreement

Published: 01.10.2018

In this position you will be employed by Academic Work and we take care of all the legal responsibilities of an employer such as salary payments, insurances and health care. It is important for us that you feel well and perform in your job. Your consultant manager will be in regular contact with you during the assignment and guides you on your career. Academic Work is an authorized staffing and recruitment agency and our employees are extremely satisfied, something that we are very proud of. We are here to help you succeed!


To apply for the job 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 continuously 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.

We are the Home of the Young Professionals. We are experts in recruitment and staffing university students, recently graduated and professionals in the beginning of their career. You can be employed by us as a consultant in one of our client companies or be recruited directly to our client via our recruitment co-operation. You can read more about us at www.academicwork.fi.

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

Apply here: https://www.academicwork.fi/annons/junior-full-stack-developer-for-if-in-turku/15014223

If insures all that is valuable in life: people, animals, homes, cars and more. They also help companies to ensure that it is business as usual even if they suffer a claim. Thanks to If’s 7 000 skilled employees, all 3.6 million customers in the Nordic and Baltic countries have the right coverage and can feel confident that they will get the help they need – if something should happen.

The Financial Industry is becoming more digitalized and technology is at the core of the development. This means that IT is in focus when developing new customer oriented services and making our customers happy.

If IT is a forward-thinking organization with more than 600 IT professionals in the Nordics and Baltics, and more than 140 of us work in the Turku office. We in IT develop and maintain high quality solutions for our customers, ensure that our business is working with the best tools.