Faculty of Health Science, Institute of Clinical Medicine

We are looking for a vibrant Full-Stack Developer to join the TrueHear project at the University of Eastern Finland. Our multidisciplinary TrueHear team develops an innovative medical solution for hearing rehabilitation. The position is located in Kuopio campus and will be filled for a fixed term from 1 August 2024, or as agreed. Please find more information below and submit your application no later than 12 June 2024.

Role and salary

In this role, you will take part in implementing the mid- and high-fidelity software prototypes. You will be participating in the overall architectural design as well as development of the software usability. You will work alongside clinicians and researchers from various relevant fields to ensure rapid development and testing.

The salary of the position in determined in accordance with the salary system of the Finnish universities. The salary comprises two elements: a job requirement element and a personal performance element. In this position, the job requirement element is 2,787.57-3,213.69 euros/month, based on levels 8-9 of the job requirement chart for other expert and support staff. The personal performance element can be a minimum of 6 % and a maximum of 50 % of the above-mentioned sum.  Depending on the job requirement element and the personal performance element the salary will be approximately 3,060– 3,500 euros/month at the beginning of the employment relationship. Applicants have the opportunity to state their salary expectations for the position.

The position will be filled starting from 1 August 2024 (or as agreed) until 31 December 2025. A probation period will be applied for the new employee.


  • Horizontal skillset: Prior experience of full-stack software development, or familiarity with both front- and backend development and a willingness to learn full-stack development.
  • Technologies: Experience in our key technologies: React JS user interface platform with some Python in the backend. Understanding of production code implementation.
  • Communication: Great communication skills. Fluent written English.

Your benefits

You will have access to the university’s staff benefits, including:

  • opportunity for flexible multi-location work
  • extensive occupational health care
  • broad selection of staff training
  • staff discount on lunch in our campus restaurants, as well as on a range of other services
  • affordable sports services and tax-free bike benefit

Please read more in the Work at UEF section on our website.

Please read more in the Work at UEF section on our website.  

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How to apply?

Submit your application by using our electronic application form no later than 12 June 2024 by 24:00 (midnight) Finnish time (UTC+3).

Please note that you must include the following appendices in your application:

  • CV 
  • copy of your highest degree certificate / diploma, and copies of certificates / diplomas relating to your language proficiency, if not indicated in the degree certificates/diplomas. If your diploma is not in English, Finnish or Swedish, an official English translation must be provided. All translations must be issued either by the awarding educational institution or an authorized translator.  
  • motivation letter for this position 
  • other documents to demonstrate the applicant’s merits for the position


 For further information on the position, please contact Researcher Iris Rekola, iris.rekola@pshyvinvointialue.fi, +358 43 826 4444 (only 4 June from 12 to 1 pm)

For further information on the application procedure, please contact HR Specialist Minna Leskinen, minna.k.leskinen@uef.fi

Type of employment Temporary position (shorter than 10 days)
Contract type Full time
Salary University salary system
Number of positions 1
Full-time equivalent 100%
City Kuopio
County Pohjois-Savo
Country Finland
Reference number 3389/01.01.04/2024
  • Iris Rekola, +358438264444
Published 29.May.2024
Last application date 12.Jun.2024

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