Career at Karelics

Karelics is a robotics software company located in Joensuu. We develop software to allow smart autonomous robots in the construction industry. Our ambition is to allow robots to work with people intelligently and safely. …or without people.

You would be working directly with the robot by joining our young and fastly growing team of developers. Your main tasks will vary widely from developing and testing new algorithms for the robot, all the way to working with the basic hardware. You will contribute to development during the full life-cycle of the robot, while pushing state-of-the-art technologies and working with interesting and challenging tasks.

Backend developer

We are looking for an experienced Backend software developer to join our team in Joensuu, Finland office. Previous working experience with robots is not a requisite, but instead we want to find a proactive person with strong problem-solving skills and desire to learn and to teach. Previous experience and interest towards machine learning, deep learning technologies will be considered as a plus.

You would join our young and fastly growing team of developers. You will develop the server part of our cloud platform to operate the robots. You will contribute to development during the full life-cycle of the robot, while pushing state-of-the-art technologies and working with interesting and challenging tasks.

Work at Karelics crosses the nation borders. On the same day, you might be attaching the newest sensors for our robot in Finland, while monitoring and testing another robot driving in Germany. Our main working language is English, thus strong communication skills in English are required.

We expect from you:

  • You have >2 years experience in cloud backend software development
  • You have worked in a scrum team
  • You know what good code quality is
  • You know how to cook microservices in .net or java
  • At least bachelor’s level degree in computer science or engineering (or similar)
  • You have good communication skills in English
  • You want to bring the robots everywhere, want to make them smart
  • You are interested in current trends in technologies, want to grow as a professional
  • Innovative spirit and creativity

Would be cool if:

  • You have experience in cloud systems development based on microservice architecture
  • You worked in a scrum team with at least 1 senior developer or you are this senior developer
  • You are familiar with Linux, Docker, AWS, k8s, git, PostgreSQL, MQTT
  • You speak Finnish

You will do:

  • You will work in a team of motivated professionals
  • You will develop software to make robots smart and to operate them
  • You will play with machine learning technologies to make robots even smarter
  • You will write articles about your work to share with the world great results you achieve

We offer:

  • Flexible working hours, flexible vacation
  • Possibility for occasional remote work
  • Sports and culture benefits
  • Support in your professional growth
  • Taking part in conferences
  • Extended health insurance coverage

We are hiring:

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Please send us your CV and a cover letter at:

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