Backend Developer

backend developer open positions

Do you get a buzz from developing seamless backend solutions? Are integrations, APIs and microservices your thing? As Lamia’s backend developer you will be a part of an ambitious team that solves our customers’ projects together and continuously develops their knowhow.

Lamia is specialized in developing demanding digital services, ecommerce solutions, integrations and data solutions utilizing agile methods. As a backend developer at Lamia you’ll get to develop solutions for our customers in close cooperation with designers, cloud engineers, data scientists and project managers.Your job will include developing ecommerce software, microservices and new features with the best technologies based on the customer case needs (e.g. PHP, NodeJS, Magento, Kubernetes, microservices). We offer challenging projects and knowledgeable colleagues with whom you’ll get to solve the challenges together.

We wish from you:

  • Most of all personal interest and passion towards coding – you thrive on code and solving even the trickiest of logical puzzles
  • Experience from at least one of the following languages: PHP, TypeScript (NodeJS), Python, Java, Kotlin
  • Linux and Git knowhow
  • Interest to work with Google Cloud solutions such as Storage, BigQuery, Datastore, PubSub, Dataflow, Kubernetes (other key technologies include Bamboo, Jenkins, Docker, ElasticSearch, MySQL)
  • Time management and organizational skills
  • Good team and communication skills
  • You’re ready to help others and open to constructive feedback


We count as a plus:

  • interest towards microservices and their architecture
  • basic skills in frontend development (JS/CSS/HTML)


As a member of our development team:

  • You’ll get a mentor who will help you to get to know the Lamia culture and guide you with the details of your projects and tasks
  • You'll work in close collaboration with our backend and frontend developers
  • You’ll get to work on diverse and challenging customer projects
  • You cooperate with your colleagues on developing our best practices (e.g. CI/CD configurations, Code style, libraries, frameworks). We are not set in our ways but want to continuously develop our ways of working and our working environment.
  • You’ll get to experience the supportive and open atmosphere of Lamia where there are no stupid questions
  • You can enjoy our flexible working hours and state-of-the-art working equipment
  • You’ll have flexibility in choosing your preferred software for your own work
  • We offer the cookies and coffee to fuel the development work
  • You can participate in Tech Meetups, hackathons and and other events organized by our developers


What we offer

Our agile working methods do not entail any unnecessary bureaucracy in order to concentrate all our energy to the essential – working. When we get the right talent in the door, we make sure their planned career paths become a reality. Our employees enjoy working at Lamia which is reflected as high employee satisfaction and as exceptional employee retention.We offer a brand new office in the city center of Helsinki, modern working equipment, good ergonomics, comprehensive occupational health care and phone and lunch benefits, not to mention an superb atmosphere. In addition, we have compensation models to reward for commitment to our company.


If this caught your interest and you would like to join our team, please contact us. Additional information regarding the position is available from Jarmo Krohns +358 50 569 6043 / You can send your application and CV to We will fill this position as soon as we find a suitable candidate

About Lamia

Founded in 2012 Lamia has succeeded in building a fast growth path without external investments, staying profitable throughout our existence. We build digital services for some of the most interesting companies in Finland such as St1, Särkänniemi and Verifone. We are a long-term partner for our customers providing high quality digital solutions and ecommerce services all the way from strategy to design and from software development to data services and growth marketing.