By Jenny Egnér Lin
There are plenty of jobs for developers in Finland. The large cities Helsinki, Oulu, Tampere and Turku all have a vast number of open positions for software professionals. Companies such as Glassdoor and Great Place to Work give insights to which companies have the best work environment for employees. Talented, a recruitment agency based in Finland has listed the most attractive employers for software engineers, based on votes from people inside and outside the industry. See the Top 20 Software Development Companies in Finland listed below.
Located in Helsinki, Tampere, London, Berlin, Munich, and Stockholm, Futurice is a large and fun IT consulting company. Working primarily in Node.js, Typescript, Clojure, Swift, Kotlin, SQL, NoSQL, it has one of the nicest work environments on the list.
Polar Squad in Helsinki work in AWS, Terraform, Kubernetes, Ansible, Docker, CI/CD tools, and is a fresh DevOps consultancy company that is growing fast. Polar Squad helps its clients' development teams become more productive at delivering software to production.
Reaktor’s head office in Helsinki. Photograph accredited to dSign Vertti Kivi & Co.
The Reaktor Space Lab is based in Helsinki, and is a dream for anyone interested in space technology. An experienced developer truly gets to work hands on with building satellites, ground stations and services on top of those. Coding languages used are mainly C, Python, Docker, Gnuradio, and Linux.
Located in Helsinki and working with iOS, Android, Java, and C++. Supercell is the best workplace for developers interested in mobile games. Semi small development teams, are working in a supportive and enthusiastic atmosphere.
Tomorrow Tech in Helsinki makes digital products with passion. With an experienced team, it is a great place to learn and work with interesting technologies such as Java, Scala, Clojure, Kotlin.
As the name may give away, Upcloud is a domestic cloud service provider. They have an excellent team and great product, coding in Python, React, Perl, MySQL, PostgreSQL, KVM, Linux, and Solaris. The office is located in Helsinki.
Zalando Helsinki office. Photograph accredited to Zalando.
About the author: Jenny Egnér Lin is born and raised in Stockholm, Sweden, and holds a B.Sc. in Business and Economics from Stockholm School of Economics and a M.Sc. in Strategic Market Creation from Copenhagen Business School. With firsthand experience from studying in Europe, she is sharing prime insights about life as a student at a European university.