Lead Developer, Elisa ID (Helsinki)


Apply by 21 August 2022

Software and IT Services, Finnish not required

Elisa is a Finnish market leader in telecommunications and digital services with over 5000 employees. With digitalization, we are providing solutions for things that are important to people and for sustainable development. We serve over 2.8 million customers in Finland, Estonia, and internationally and work daily to improve customer experience and quality.

We are now looking for a Lead Developer in our Elisa ID team, that is responsible for developing our SSO and other identity access management services – acting as the central component of Elisa customer identity management. We are on the path of renewal, so the role includes evaluation of Elisa ID scenarios with the team and with the best IAM experts in Finland from our close partners. 

Elisa ID is operated and developed within Elisa’s Software Services unit, where we apply the agile software development mentality and use modern version control practices and CI/CD pipelines.Elisa ID is a critical system in Elisa’s online ecosystem – in the centre of “everything”and has a big impact on customer satisfaction. The target is the renewal of the Elisa ID, to expand its capabilities and grow its usage among Elisa’s online services. We are now looking for a visionary talent to help us to reach the next level.

We appreciate if you have good experience in these areas:  

  • Identity and access management solutions  
  • Java or Kotlin with Spring Framework
  • Developing with Go
  • Building high-security systems  
  • API development and integrations  
  • React or some other front-end framework  
  • Relational databases  
  • Containers and orchestration with Kubernetes  
  • CI/CD with tools like GitHub Actions

You don’t have to know everything, the position allows you to learn more as you go. We expect you to have good communication skills in spoken and written English. In addition to Elisa ID development, the rest of your role will be customized based on your experience and interests and can be some combination of:

  • UX for authenticationfor web and mobile
  • Cloud architectures
  • Customer data capabilities
  • Co-operation with other Telco with Mobile identity (Mobiilivarmenne)

Our team is very agile and independent - we own our services. Team members are both smart and nice, a team with good spirit. Many members of our team are based in Helsinki, but like the rest of the elisians, we work flexibly. 

What we offer? 

Elisa has been ranked one of the best places to work in Finland for many years, for many reasons: huge amounts of flexibility, a friendly and laid-back working environment, a continuous curiosity and an innovative aim to develop, as well as a fundamental invitation to come as you are. We understand and honor the fact that each Elisian comes with families, hobbies, problems, backgrounds, and lives of their own. We can't wait for you to join us! Check out more reasons to join us. 

Sounds interesting? Send us an application as soon as possible. For any questions or further discussion reach out to Eija Moisala (firstname.lastname@elisa.fi) or https://www.linkedin.com/in/eijamoisala/

The selected candidate needs to pass Security Clearance Vetting in Finland, which in turn requires having been a resident of Finland for a good number of years before the security clearance can be done.