PHP Developer for an Innovative Media Communications House

Do you want to leave your mark on products that will reach even hundreds of thousands of consumers? We are looking for a PHP Developer who is eager to take on new challenges in a growing media communications house. We offer you a diverse and wide-ranging work as well as a supporting work environment. If you are interested, read more below and apply now!


Academic Work is looking for PHP Developer to our client in Helsinki.

This job is a staffing position, which means that you will be employed by Academic Work and work as a consultant at Aste Helsinki Oy.


In this position, you will work as Back End PHP Developer. Your main task is back end programming as part of a bigger team. In order to provide responsive solutions for client companies, you will also interact with clients on a daily basis.

The work is project based, and you have an opportunity to be involved in the entire development process. You will work in a team responsible for developing client’s sales system. The sales system e.g. charges credit card payments, follows orders and is connected to web services.

This position provides a great opportunity to get involved in visible projects for large and well-known clients and brands in the media world. You are involved in projects already at the design stage, and work in a skilled team as well as with the customer. In this role you will gain a comprehensive orientation to the task at the very beginning of the employment relationship. In addition, Aste offers a flexible and supportive working environment.


You can be the one we are looking for if you have good PHP programming skills and database knowledge (for example MySQL). You can be a beginner in the field or a more experienced PHP professional. Your experience may be derived from previous work experience, school or personal projects – as long as the know-how and skills demonstrations can be found! Suitable degree or nearly finished studies are also required. You have good communication skills and enjoy working in a team and with the client. In addition, you have a fearless working attitude and eagerness to learn new things. In order to succeed in the job, you must have fluent English.

Apply for this position if you have:

  • Good PHP programming skills
  • Suitable IT education
  • Good communication skills
  • Fluent English
  • It is also seen as an advantage if you have experience in Java, HTML, Javascript or Wordpress.

Start: As soon as possible
Working hours: Full time, flexible office working hours
Employment period: 12 months, possibility to be recruited to Aste Helsinki
Location: Helsinki
Salary: According to agreement
Published: 13.04.2017

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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 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.

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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.


Aste Helsinki Oy is a builder of innovative media communications providing comprehensive digital and print communication as well as marketing solutions for various types of organisations, publishers and brands. Aste’s competence enables the consolidation of communications measures, material production and best technical platforms into efficient services at sensible costs. At the core of the company’s state-of-the-art operating model is a team of experienced product managers who are constantly acquiring new ideas and knowhow for the benefit of customers.