Senior Fullstack Developer

Published on 31.08.2020

ReceiptHero is a startup founded in 2018 in Tampere with the goal of digitizing paper receipts globally. Already more than 600 shops and restaurants deliver digital receipts with ReceiptHero. During 2021, we will also expand into new markets in Sweden and England.

As ReceiptHero is growing fast, we are looking for a Senior Fullstack Developer to join the small yet experienced and highly-skilled development team. ReceiptHero is an open digital receipt system that sends digital receipts from point of sale (POS) systems to various applications, such as expense tracking and accounting software. You’ll be developing and integrating ReceiptHero’s Digital Receipt product for different clients and their different purposes. ReceiptHero’s clients may be individual consumers, banks, merchants, and payment service providers. In the long run, you’ll get to work on our international client projects as well. Check the video to know more about ReceiptHero:

Your responsibilities are diverse, focusing on our product development from the server-side to the frontend. As the team is small, we are doing everything together from testing, DevOps, integrations, cloud service maintenance to UX/UI development. We follow agile methodology and the solution’s architecture is based on microservices hosted on AWS cloud. You may be developing totally new client solutions or maintain and update existing solutions. At ReceiptHero, support is always available from highly-skilled colleagues. 

When starting at ReceiptHero you can focus on either backend or frontend development based on your strengths and interests. As a senior developer, you will get ownership and responsibility of our new projects, and thus, impact a lot on technological choices and how we develop the product. As the team is small, you will be a key player in all stages of software development. Currently, we are working mainly with the following technologies: AWS, Node.js, Python, Django, JavaScript, TypeScript, React, Redux, PostgreSQL & DynamoDB, / CircleCI, Jest and However, we don’t expect you to master all of them – your willingness to learn is more important.

The person we are looking for has already some years of relevant work experience, is self-driven, and willing to take responsibility. Finnish language skills are highly appreciated. Previously, you may have focused more on either frontend or backend and you are eager to master new areas of expertise. You are able to write maintainable and testable code while navigating between backend and frontend technologies. We are looking for a developer to join preferably our team in Tampere but also working at the Helsinki office is negotiable.

What we hope you to have:

  • Strong skills in some of the technologies in our stack: JavaScript, React, Redux, TypeScript, Node.js, Python (Django), AWS (or other serverless services) 
  • Skills in PostgreSQL & DynamoDB (or other databases)
  • Skills in some test automation and/or CI/CD tools
  • A few years of relevant work experience
  • Fluent English skills 

What is seen as an advantage:

  • Skills in other programming languages
  • Hobby projects 
  • Finnish language skills

What we offer:

  • Startup environment in a growing and internationally operating company
  • A responsible role where you can genuinely make an impact and get your voice heard
  • A modern tech stack and a possibility to influence the technological choices
  • A supportive and highly-skilled team 
  • A possibility to work with interesting lines of clients and partners such as Nordea and Verifone. Read more about our partners and clients
  • Central office location in Tampere, location in Helsinki is negotiable
  • Competitive salary and fringe benefits such as gym, lunch, sports & culture benefits
  • Flexible working hours and the possibility for remote work

Did we catch your attention? Send your CV and cover letter at the latest by 14.9.2020. You may apply for the position here: Please convert your application documents into PDF format. Please mention a possible starting date in your application documents. If you have a LinkedIn, GitHub, Stack Overflow, or similar profile, please also link them to your CV. Please note that we might proceed in the recruitment process already during the application period.

In this position, you will be employed directly by ReceiptHero.

To familiarize yourself with ReceiptHero, please visit For further information regarding the position and the application process, you may contact Recruitment Manager Miili Reponen (+358 50 475 4889, miili.reponen[at]

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