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Senior Software Developer of New Things

We’re looking for an experienced software developer with an interest in building a top-notch consultancy of the future.

The work

We choose our client projects with care, based on our team’s interests, so you’ll always be working on cases that interest you specifically. In our projects, you will work as part of a team with other talented developers and designers.

Our current projects can be roughly split into two categories:

  1. Global brands with impactful products.

  2. Smaller local companies, working on building something completely new and exciting with a team of New Things.

All our projects are built on modern web technologies using modern methods and tools.

Here’s an example of a project of ours Medium: Pimping up the Printmotor stores.

We love to work closely with our clients on their premises in the Helsinki Region and gather at our HQ on Fridays. However, since March 2020 we have mostly worked remotely and will keep remote work policies flexible in the future.

Our compensation package consists of the following:

  • Competitive fixed monthly salary

  • Chance to buy shares and become an owner

  • Perks that challenge even the most established of companies

We are looking for

  • Experience in developing web based products, functional programming, cloud platforms and distributed systems. We choose our technologies pragmatically for our client projects, always focusing on problems solving first.

  • Great team working skills; Sharing knowledge, helping others, learning from others, and asking for help when you need it.

  • Communication skills; treating others with respect and empathy.

  • An interest in being a part of building a consultancy of the 2020s. We also appreciate it if you have your own vision for the talent we need in the company for the future.

  • Fluent English and understanding of dad jokes.

  • Necessary permits to work in Finland.

Who we are

New Things Co was founded in 2017 together with our friends from Reaktor. Currently we have a team of 20 people, both developers and designers all of whom are multitalented generalists with their individual areas of focus. We’re united by our common passion for learning new things and building meaningful digital products.

We live by three core values, Empathy, Curiosity and Transparency. Our values show in the way we communicate and treat others around us. We are committed to building a diverse and inclusive workplace and company culture.

Check out what we’re up to on Instagram: New Things Co Instagram

Our process

Our process is flexible and streamlined. As we are not looking for anyone for a specific project, we don’t have specific timelines or rush. However, we are able to turn the whole process around in 1-2 weeks if needed.

One of our peeps, Ollie has written about the interview process and what he went through when looking for a position in the current market. Give his post a read for a more personalised view of our process.

But, otherwise this is how our whole process usually looks like:

  1. Coffees or teas at our HQ: First we invite you to an informal meeting usually with Laura and Sami, our back office team for an informal “1st date”- type of situation. Remote option is available.

  2. We ask to see some code you have made: This can be a hobby project that you have been working on or something professional. We don’t mind, as long as you feel it represents your skills. We also have a home assignment you can take a stab at.

  3. Technical interview: This is a great chance to meet future teammates and ask them all about tech stuff. They will be interested to go through the code you sent us earlier and ask you a bunch of more technical questions.

  4. Deliberation and offer

Got questions? Contact us

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Laura Toropainen

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