Career opportunities

Are you interested in a career at WordDive? WordDive is a unique artificial intelligence-based online and mobile application for learning languages. WordDive, which combines the best parts of Finnish education and game industry, was launched in 2010, and we now have more than 500 000 happy users in 150 countries. WordDive Ltd's revenue has grown 918% in last four years, and now we are aiming for 900% growth in international markets in the next three years.

We offer our employees an opportunity for professional growth and a great window into the rapidly evolving world of mobile applications. Our spacious premises are located in central Tampere, right next to the university and the Tampere Hall. Our fast-growing multidisciplinary team is working on marketing, product development, study material, and customer service. Our strengths are a good team spirit, a will to get things done and a burning desire to help our customers as well as our colleagues.

If you are an ambitious person with a can-do attitude, good teamwork skills and a willingness and ability to learn new things quickly, you could be a good addition to our young and international team. Our working language is English, other language skill requirements depend on your assignment. Being interested in language learning and computer or mobile games is always a plus! Apply for interesting open positions immediately, as we will fill the positions as soon as we have found the right people.

For more information about open positions, please email

Red Herring Top 100 Winner

Top 100 Winner

Global 2018

Top 3 Winner Finland 2018

Top 3 Winner

Finland 2018

Growth Company 2017

Growth Company

Finland 2017

Best Mobile Service Finland 2014

Best Mobile Service

Finland 2014

Senior Backend Developer

We are looking for an experienced backend developer to strengthen our team. You will work with mobile and web backend in a high responsibility role.


  • Strong skills (at least 5 years of experience) with some scalable backend stack
  • Ability to maintain and update current backend (LAMP stack)
  • Ability to write efficient and clear code
  • Experience with performance optimization and scaling applications
  • Understanding of front-end technologies (HTML/CSS/Javascript)
  • Experience with version control (Git)

General requirements:

  • Excellent customer-oriented way of working
  • An independent approach to work
  • Good problem-solving skills
  • An ability and a willingness to learn new things
  • Good oral and written skills in English

The following points are considered an advantage for the applicant:

  • Experience with cloud platforms (AWS, Google Cloud Platform, OpenStack)
  • Linux skills
  • Personal interest, being up to date with new technologies

Location: Tampere

The work begins: As soon as we find the right person

Working hours: Full-time

Application ends: As soon as we find the right person

Please send your application and CV to the following address:


We are currently looking for two part-timers to annotate collected speech samples. The annotation will take place on workdays at our office which is located close to the University of Tampere. The work is ideal for university students. We have a great team and atmosphere and we provide excellent development opportunities!


  • English philology as a major subject
  • Basic knowledge of and interest in phonetics
  • Good IT skills and the ability to quickly learn new things
  • An independent approach to work
  • Good team work skills
  • Good problem-solving skills

Location: Tampere

The work begins: As soon as the right person is found

Working hours: Part-time, 5–10 hours per week

Application ends: As soon as the right person is found

Please send your application and CV to the following address:

Doctoral dissertations and graduate thesis

If you are interested to study online learning, gamification, user experience, human computer interaction, mobile apps or pedagogy for doctoral dissertations or graduate thesis using WordDive as a case, please, contact us: