Virta Ltd is looking for a Senior Software Engineer to join our Technology team. We are looking for a full-stack developer to strengthen the technical development of our cloud-based systems managing electric vehicle charging networks and providing different end-user services.
- Design and document technical architectures
- Work in a key role in planning and implementing different parts of Virta’s systems, and develop your skills towards taking technical ownership of some of our sub-systems
- Do a lot of practical software development in various different projects to develop further our current services and also participate in developing totally new services.
- Help and guide junior developers in the development work
- Experience in a wide range of different development technologies, tools, architectures and programming languages.
- Especially we wish that you have knowledge of Node.js and modern PHP frameworks (Laravel or similar), and modern web-based UI frameworks (React or other frameworks). Or, if you don’t know these yet, we expect that you are motivated and capable of learning them quickly.
- Experience in cloud technologies (AWS or other clouds) and devops practices (automated systems to build and deploy servers and software to a cloud-based environment)
- Good communication skills and the ability to document things systematically and professionally
- Fluent in English, as it is the main working language at Virta. No Finnish language skills required
- Over 5 years of experience with software development
- You are also a team player, have some project management skills and you are willing to coach the junior developers
- Additional language skills (German, French) seen as an advantage
Who we are?
Virta Ltd. (Liikennevirta Oy) supports the rise of electric vehicles by developing smart electric vehicle charging services. The company is already operational globally in over 20 countries and has offices in Helsinki, Berlin, Paris, and Stockholm.
We enable B2B customers to make a business from electric vehicle charging and clean energy services with comprehensive SaaS-based solutions. We provide a modular and scalable solution for EV charging networks and energy assets, such as energy storage and control systems. Virta customers include e.g. owners of charging stations, retailers of charging services, energy utilities and real-estate companies who provide services to electric vehicle users.
What do we offer?
- A workplace where sustainability and fighting climate change is considered a primary value
- Possibility to build technology architectures, development practices, processes and tools based on how you see they really should be done
- Chance to grow your competencies, learn new things all the time, and to mould your position to fit your wishes
- Flexible working hours, possibility to work remotely part of the week
- Company benefits that keep your mind and health in shape
- A skilled and international team of experts working in a cosy office space in Helsinki taking breaks from work with table tennis, an endless selection of cookies and some Friday beers
- A brilliant position in an innovative forerunner company in the booming EV charging sector, contributing to the disruption of the energy industry towards a cleaner future. A chance to become a top talent in a business area that will change the world.
We at Virta have an innovative startup company mentality, an excellent working environment and colleagues who are some of the best experts in the world in this area. We have a very open, positive and free company culture. We have modern offices in Helsinki, but we offer a possibility to work from home part of the week - we are result oriented, not office oriented. And most importantly, it is fun to work with us.
Even though we are a quickly growing startup company, we have a very solid financial situation.
Please send your cover letter, CV and a salary request to email@example.com, at latest on 10.3.2019. We will hire a person for this position as soon as we find a suitable candidate.
For more information please contact CTO Jussi Ahtikari (050 514 8489, firstname.lastname@example.org )
Psst! Peek into our office life at Instagram: @virtaltd.