Senior Backend Developer

worddive team

WordDive is a unique artificial intelligence-based online and mobile application for learning languages. WordDive was launched in 2010, and we now have more than 480 000 happy users in 150 countries. WordDive Ltd’s revenue has grown 918% in last four years, and now we are aiming for 900% growth in international markets in the next three years. In our product, we combine the best aspects of Finnish education and game industry.

Now we are looking for a

Senior Backend Developer

to strengthen our team in Tampere.

You will work with mobile and web backend in a high responsibility role. You will be a part of our product development team, working with 7 other experts. Our spacious premises are located in central Tampere, right next to the university and the Tampere Hall. We offer you chance to work with rapidly evolving AI-based online and mobile application with thousands of active users. You get a chance to work with highly-skilled experts in an international environment. We hear your voice and you will have a great impact on how the app will look, feel and work in the future.


  • Strong skills (at least 5 years of experience) with some scalable backend stack
  • Ability to maintain and update current backend (LAMP stack)
  • Ability to write efficient and clear code
  • Experience with performance optimization and scaling applications
  • Understanding of front-end technologies (HTML/CSS/Javascript)
  • Experience with version control (Git)

General requirements:

  • Excellent customer-oriented way of working
  • An independent approach to work
  • Good problem-solving skills
  • An ability and a willingness to learn new things
  • Good oral and written skills in English

The following points are considered an advantage:

  • Experience with cloud platforms (AWS, Google Cloud Platform, OpenStack)
  • Linux skills
  • Personal interest, being up to date with new technologies

If you think this could be your next career move, please apply as soon as possible because the position will be fulfilled when the right person is found.

Lisätietoa antaa
Hanna Peltokorpi
Lead Recruitment Consultant
+358 40 821 6962