Lead Developer

Finnish gaming company with a special mission.
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Our client, Veikkaus is the Finnish government-owned betting agency that holds the monopoly in the country. Thus, very big and very stable. Some of us are playing Eurojackpot from time to time contributing to their revenue.

As a Lead Developer, you will improve Veikkaus Game Studio's development processes with other groups of interest, such as developers, producers and business partners. You will play an integral role in ensuring fluid communication between Veikkaus Game Studio and other departments. The position requires creative problem solving, good communication and co-operation skills. You will have the freedom to influence decisions and prioritise tasks concerning Veikkaus Game Studio.


• Improve the development process of Game Studio
• Ensure released games are up to our quality standards
• Foster data-driven development
• Offer technical solutions
• Improve upon tight-knit community of Game Studio
• Represent Game Studio in various events


• Vast experience in the web development environment
• Experience in graphical programming and/or game development
• Comprehensive experience in modern development processes and tools
• Prior experience in coaching and/or directing
• 5 years of relevant work experience

Considered a plus:
• Experience in TypeScript, JavaScript or WebGL
• Overall interest in games and gaming


Veikkaus is genuinely invested in being a responsible employer able to offer competitive employee benefits and a healthy work-life balance. They are also motivated each day by the fact that the gaming profits are directed towards good causes, one billion euros annually of opportunities for a better life.

  • Benefits of a large company with advantages of a smaller game studio.
  • Relaxed atmosphere and awesome co-workers.
  • Possibility and active encouragement to broaden your skillset.
  • Unusually large slate of benefits including support for sports & cultural activities, health and dental plans, free glasses, phone, gym, free breakfast, nearly endless amount of coffee and healthy fruits in the afternoon.

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About Veikkaus
Veikkaus operates all the gambling games that are offered in Finland. Generates over one billion euros a year for the common good and holds the exclusive right to operate all gambling in Finland. Over 1 700 gaming industry professionals are working there.

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