Software Architect

HR Technology Startup
Helsinki, Finland


The company is the leading employee communication, advocacy and engagement SaaS provider with operations in Helsinki, Stockholm, London and New York with more than 50 full-time team members. This vacancy is opened in Helsinki headquarter office.

Right now the tech team has an open Software Architect position. We’re looking for a highly motivated individual involved in all aspects of application life-cycle including planning, design, development and implementation for the ultimate employee communications and advocacy platform. 

As a Software Architect you will:

  • Make decisions concerning system architecture and high level architecture for each individual component in high level
  • Architecture oversight over components, services, and the whole product during iterative and incremental development cycles
  • Create technical documents and diagrams for internal and external use
  • Technical sales support


Must have skills:

  • At least 6 years experience as a Software Developer
  • Several years of hands-on experience as Software Architect
  • Strong experience with Java and knowledge of JavaScript
  • Expertise in AWS or GCP
  • Experience with microservices or distributed systems
  • Experience with SQL and no-SQL databases
Good to have skills:

  • Knowledge of Go is highly appreciated
  • Experience with Python
  • Docker, Kubernetes or other container management techs
  • Kafka, Hadoop, Spark or other data management techs