Career opportunities

WordDive is an awarded artificial intelligence-based online and mobile application for learning languages.

We are the first mover on the digital language learning market capable of providing a turnkey solution for learning real-life language skills. By activating multiple senses and personalizing the learning process, our method will quickly give the user the ability to speak a foreign language in different kinds of work, travel and everyday situations.

Our fast-growing multidisciplinary team is working on marketing, service design, product development, learning material, and customer service. We have a great team spirit and a strong will to succeed. We are actually quite enthusiastic about our own product and truly believe that this is something worth working hard for.

Our office is located in central Tampere, right next to the university and the Tampere Hall.

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 team. Our working language is English, other language skill requirements depend on your assignment.

Being interested in language learning and mobile apps 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 hr@worddive.com.

Red Herring Top 100 Winner

Reimagine Education Winner

Europe 2019

Red Herring Top 100 Winner

Top 100 Winner

Global 2018

Kokoa_2018

KOKOA Standard

Finland 2018

USA_patent

Patented method

USA 2018


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.

Requirements:

  • Strong skills (at least 5 years of experience) with some scalable backend stack
  • Ability to maintain and update current backend (AWS, Terraform, LAMP)
  • Ability to write efficient and clear code
  • Experience with performance optimization and scaling applications
  • Understanding of front-end technologies (HTML/CSS/Javascript)
  • 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: hr@worddive.com.


Mobile developer

We are looking for a competent and highly motivated mobile developer to join our team of 30+ people in Tampere. We will offer you the best coworkers, a competitive salary and an opportunity to be a part of developing the world’s best language learning app.

If you want to work on something that really matters, this job is for you. In a small developer team, your opinions matter and you will be able to see the impact of your own work.

Even though we are very committed and ambitious, we know how to keep our work and our personal life in balance. Will you be the next addition to our team?

What we expect from you

  • Suitable educational background, B.Sc or M.Sc
  • Experience of Android, iOS or Unity development
  • Independent approach to work and good problem-solving skills
  • Excellent teamwork and communication skills
  • Ability and willingness to learn new things
  • Good English skills

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: hr@worddive.com.


Software Engineering Master’s Student

We are looking for a software engineering student towards the end of his/her studies to join our team and work on his/her master’s thesis. Your tasks will be related to mobile and web development and testing.

With us, you will get to work in an inspiring environment with highly motivated specialists in language teaching, service design, artificial intelligence and marketing.

While we work hard, we also know how to have some fun. We believe regular get-togethers and fun after-work activities are the best way to keep up the good spirit. If you feel the same and meet the below-mentioned requirements, you will certainly be a good addition to our team!

What we expect from you

  • A strong interest in mobile and web development
  • A strong interest in testing and quality assurance
  • A customer-oriented way of working
  • An independent approach to work and good problem-solving skills
  • Excellent teamwork and communication skills
  • Ability and willingness to learn new things
  • Good English skills

The following points are considered an advantage for the applicant

  • Experience in mobile development (Unity)
  • Experience in web development
  • Practical experience in mobile and web testing and related tools
  • Testing automation, related tools and technologies

Location: Tampere

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

Working hours: Part-time, 3-4 days a week

Application ends: As soon as we find the right person

Please send your application and CV to the following address hr@worddive.com.


English Proofreader

We are now looking for a part-time proofreader to proofread English learning material, marketing communications and factual texts. The job requires native-level English skills and a deep understanding of the culture of Great Britain and/or the United States. We also require an education in the field of language, communication, or literature.

Starting from February 1st, 2020, our office will be located in Tampella, and before this in the business center Pienteollisuustalo across from Tampere Hall. The work is flexible, since you can divide your working time between the office and home. The working times are also very flexible provided that you stay on schedule and meet the set deadlines.

Requirements:

  • Native-level English skills
  • A deep understanding of the British and/or the American culture
  • Education in the field of language, communication, or literature
  • Reliability and attention to detail
  • Good IT-skills and the ability to learn new things quickly
  • An independent approach to work and good concentration skills

Location: Tampere

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

Working hours: Part-time, an average of 3-10 hours a week

Application ends: As soon as we find the right person

Please send your application and CV to the following address: hr@worddive.com.


Doctoral dissertations and graduate theses

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


Submit an open application

If we don't have any suitable open vacancies for you at the moment, you can send an open application to hr@worddive.com