CAREERS

The Home for Leading Experts and Aspiring Young Talents Committed to eCommerce
Excellence

Our success as an eCommerce specialist firm is fully attributable to the fact that Smilehouse has, and is able to on-board the best experts for different roles who are all committed on working together on delivering tremendous results to our Customers. The field we operate in is very extensive and requires knowledge from very different areas, ranging from topics such as industry-specific supply chain processes to modernising the customer service functions and further making use of customer data in a productive way – just to give examples. We never compromise on quality, whether a consulting assignment or solution delivery and we guarantee that Smilehouse can offer you very challenging opportunities for professional development in new domains.
 

We operate mainly in the Nordics, but our Customers utilise our services on a global scale and we have also conducted consulting assignments and project deliveries for example in Russia the US, Singapore, Sweden and Norway. We are willing to offer a very competitive salary and employment benefits. We give very much attention to employee satisfaction to be able to support our staff in the best possible way and enable them to focus fully on the demanding assignments they are working with.

 

When recruiting young talents we focus on the person’s willingness and desire to become an all-around specialist in digital business models and e-commerce – apart from their main focus of work, our Analysts and Management Consultants also understand technology and architectures and respectively our Architects and Developers possess a good understanding of digital business models as a whole.
 

We are always readily available to discuss co-operation opportunities with leading experts in their respective fields:

 

  • Business Process- and e-Commerce Operations Management Experts (supply chains, MDM, PIM, online-marketing, CRM, WM, BI, order management)
  • Management Consultants with extensive experience in one or several industry verticals which we operate in (Manufacturing, Wholesale, Retail, FMCG, Telco&Digital)
  • Application Specialists and Consultants (e-com. Platforms, CRM, ERP, PIM, CMS)
  • Architects (e-commerce, e-com. Platforms, ERP, OMS, PIM)
  • Developers (e-com. Platforms, SAP, CMS, CRM, OMS, PIM)
  • Project Managers and -Directors (e-commerce, ERP, OMS, or other relevant transactional systems)
  • Service Managers (business-critical global applications)
  • Integration Specialists

Entry-level positions

(Jr. Consultants, Jr. Business Analysts, Sales, Project Co-ordinators, Jr. Service Managers)

 

Background and Experience:

 

  • University degree (Business or Tech.) with an outstanding academic record
  • Experience as an intern / entry-level position in one or more of the following: Mgmt Consulting, Solution Sales, Online Marketing, IT Services, eCommerce, Market Research, Business Intelligence
  • You have been successful at everything you have decided to focus on

 

Personal Qualities:

 

  • Extremely ambitious and strives to improve on a daily basis
  • Self-confidence with a strong sense of being able to deliver given tasks with excellent quality
  • Desire to take on responsibilities and possesses a “Can do”- attitude. Proactive and self-motivated.
  • Extroverted personality with very strong customer service mentality
  • Ability to question the current status quo of topics and capable of constructing well thought out development initiatives

 
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eCommerce Management Consultants

(Consultants, Business Analysts, Industry Specialists, Process Consultants)

 

Background and Experience:

 

  • Extensive experience in mgmt. consulting, vendor-side manager, or positions at operators in one or more industries we operate in.
  • You have frequently proven your ability to execute demanding assignments with tight schedules with high quality
  • Experience from business process modelling, re-engineering, and analysis.

 

Personal Qualities:

 

  • You are a natural problem solver in all situations regardless what the topic at hand is.
  • Constant drive for professional development: Desire to comprehensively understand digital business in different industry sectors.
  • Sense of responsibility and a personal drive to give a 100% input in all situations
  • Self-motivated, determined and capable of independent problem-solving.
  • Excellent social and communications skills.
  • Analytic and able to grasp the big picture while still remaining pragmatic.

 

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Java-developers

 

Experience and Background:

 

  • Experience from major ecommerce platforms and complementary solutions such as ERP (SAP), CRM, PIM, CMS or other ecommerce tools.
  • Experience of large-scale, extremely complex projects with solutions heavily integrated into various back-end systems
  • Shows constant interest towards new technologies and ability to on-board new technologies rapidly.
  • Java/J2EE, Spring, JSP, Solr, Eclipse, Ant/Maven/Gradle, Apache, Tomcat
  • Javascript, HTML, CSS, XML, AJAX, REST, jQuery, AngularJS
  • Experience from one of more of the following: MySQL, PostgreSQL, DB2, Oracle, Microsoft SQL
  • Linux or Unix

 

Personal capabilities:

 

  • Sense of responsibility and a Can-do attitude. Proactive and motivated.
  • Trust heavily in your own abilities as a developer
  • You behave in a highly professional manner in all situations and particularly enjoy interacting with customers.
  • Strive for excellence in all of your activities and have a constant desire to provide solutions of the highest quality to customers.
  • You are interested in the business of the customer to whom we are delivering solutions to and want to play a key part in our company growth story.
  • Excellent people skills and a solid team player.

 

OPEN POSITIONS (2):

 

Junior Java-developer

Lead UX and Concept Designer

Junior Java-developer

WHAT WE OFFER
 

We offer challenges and we promise, that here you get to develop your skills and know-how. We work in teams, which consists of professionals for have a “can-do”-attitude, are used to taking a responsibility, the constant usage of new technologies and open sharing of knowledge and know-how. We’ll familiarize you to the ecommerce platforms we use and in the future, you’ll have an opportunity to get certified (SAP,Hybris, Intershop etc). In our business culture everyone has a voice, and we offer good opportunities to have an impact on topics important to you. Our extensive health care maintains your health and if your child gets sick, we’ll offer a nanny for him/her. You also get to pick your own tools, such as laptop and mobile device.
 

We’re interested to hear, how your professional expertise has developed and therefore, please let us know in your application form of the projects you’ve been working on.
 

Instructions for applying
 

We’re constantly looking for competent people so please apply today as we’ll swiftly move on with the recruitment process when we find the right candidate. You may send your application to: http://smilehouse.catsone.com/careers/ or jobs@smilehouse.fi!
 

Additional information is provided by Anna Hattula (0400-704601, anna.hattula(a)smilehouse.fi and Jaakko Hartikainen (044-3500445, jaakko.hartikainen(a)smilehouse.fi)
 

Key words: java, spring, xml, CI, TDD, agile projects, lead developer, Solution architect, SAP, hybris, ecommerce, senior
 

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Lead UX and Concept Designer

 

to lead and plan the leading ecommerce concepts and user experiences for our customers
 

ROLE DESCRIPTION
 

We’re looking for Lead UX and Concept Designer to be responsible of our frontend designer team and the quality of our customer’s UI implementations. You’ll be leading UI development projects and with vast professionalism, verify and ensure high quality of customers user experience. You’ll get to work with some of the most interesting customers in Finland and your work will visible for and used by thousands of customers every day. Conversation is proficient with both the customer as well as the developers in your team. You understand the requirements of excellent usability and the limitations of technical pre-conditions.
 

You’re sparring and constantly looking for the best possible solutions and outcomes. You’re already experienced in planning and implementing business-critical B2B-solutions. You understand the mindset of professional users and the criticality of usage in the services which are in constant use at work.
 

WHAT WE EXPECT FROM YOU

 

  • You’re an expert in UI design and you’re passionate in the usability of ecommerce solutions
  • Leadership in the planning of the UI solutions. Ability to work in a consultative way with the customers both in Finnish and English
  • Passion about usability and a desire to constantly develop your know-how
  • Strong presentation- and communication skills
  • Understanding of technical pre-conditions in UI design
  • Motivational team leader with a desire to develop the knowledge and know-how of your frontend team
  • Experienced designer of wireframes and an ability for a productive co-operation with the designers, as well as the customer.
  • Diverse experience in building extensive HTML5 and CSS3-based ecommerce solutions, including responsive services.
  • Knowledge and experience of working with JavaScript and jQuery. An advantage would be an ability to implement minor changes to the Java script.
  • Fluent and articulate in the communication skills with the back-end developers as well as the customers
  • An advance is a knowledge of AngularJS and Ajax-technologies, the management of Git as well as visual know-how.

 

Instructions to apply
 

Please apply now, as we’ll swiftly move on with the recruitment process when we find the right candidate. The address is: http://smilehouse.catsone.com/careers/ or jobs@smilehouse.fi.
 

Additional information is provided by Anna Hattula p. 0400 704 601, anna.hattula(a)milehouse.fi.
  

Key words: frontend development, usability, agile projects, teamwork, hybris, ecommerce
 

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Architect Positions

(Solution Architect, Lead Architect, Senior Developer, Technical Project Manager)

 

Experience and Background:

 

  • Experience from major ecommerce platforms and complementary solutions such as ERP (SAP), CRM, PIM, CMS, OMS or other ecommerce tools.
  • You have operated in key roles in large-scale business transformation projects.
  • Vast and extensive experience in developing business-critical Java-applications and has profound understanding and experience from integration technologies
  • Shows constant interest towards new technologies and has the ability to on-board new technologies rapidly.
  • Ability to take into consideration high availability, performance requirements, information security and other non-functional requirements when planning the architecture.
  • Vast experience in planning large design and specification projects as well as being responsible for various technical consulting assignments.

 

Personal capabilities:

 

  • You are an exceptional problem-solver with high confidence in your own ability to recognise challenges in architecture and resolve the issues by combining technical expertise, industry-specific knowledge and technological know-how. You constantly strive for excellence.
  • Excellent communications skills and enjoy working with customers. Effective in communicating complex technical issues to various roles in the customer organization (technical and business personnel from experts to the CxOs)
  • You are capable of taking responsibility of the work of the entire team in addition to your assignments and enjoy mentoring colleagues with less experience.
  • You thrive in a dynamic environment

 

OPEN POSITIONS (2):

 

Solution Architect

Lead UX and Concept Designer

Come join us as a Solution Architect and be part of some of the most exciting Commerce projects in Finland

 

WHAT WE OFFER
 

We’re offering an opportunity to work with international, business-critical ecommernce solutions, which are delivered to leading companies in their field across the world. The work offers tremendous opportunities to constantly develop your skillset. We work in teams, which consists of professionals for have a “can-do”-attitude, are used to taking a responsibility, the constant usage of new technologies and the open sharing of knowledge and know-how.
 

We’ll familiarize you to the ecommerce platform we use and in the future, you’ll have an opportunity to get certified (SAP, Hybris, Intershop etc.). In our business culture everyone has a voice, and we offer good opportunities to have an implact on topics important to you. Our extensive health care maintains your health and if your child gets sick, we’ll offer a nanny for him/her.
 

Please tell us, how your professional expertise has developed. We’re especially interested in your experience in implementing business-critical projects.
 

Instructions for applying
 

We’re constantly looking for new expert, so please send your application already today, as we’re moving swiftly with the recruitment process as soon as the right candidate is found. You can find the available positions or apply for an open position at: http://smilehouse.catsone.com/careers/ or jobs@smilehouse.fi.
 

Additional information is provided by Olli Uuttu (040-8301743, olli.uuttu(a)Smilehouse.fi) and Anna Hattula (0400-704601, anna.hattula(a)smilehouse.fi)
 

Key words: ecommerce, international, business-critical solution, enterprise architect, solution architect java, agile projects

 

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Lead UX and Concept Designer

 

to lead and plan the leading ecommerce concepts and user experiences for our customers
 

ROLE DESCRIPTION
 

We’re looking for Lead UX and Concept Designer to be responsible of our frontend designer team and the quality of our customer’s UI implementations. You’ll be leading UI development projects and with vast professionalism, verify and ensure high quality of customers user experience. You’ll get to work with some of the most interesting customers in Finland and your work will visible for and used by thousands of customers every day. Conversation is proficient with both the customer as well as the developers in your team. You understand the requirements of excellent usability and the limitations of technical pre-conditions.
 

You’re sparring and constantly looking for the best possible solutions and outcomes. You’re already experienced in planning and implementing business-critical B2B-solutions. You understand the mindset of professional users and the criticality of usage in the services which are in constant use at work.
 

WHAT WE EXPECT FROM YOU

 

  • You’re an expert in UI design and you’re passionate in the usability of ecommerce solutions
  • Leadership in the planning of the UI solutions. Ability to work in a consultative way with the customers both in Finnish and English
  • Passion about usability and a desire to constantly develop your know-how
  • Strong presentation- and communication skills
  • Understanding of technical pre-conditions in UI design
  • Motivational team leader with a desire to develop the knowledge and know-how of your frontend team
  • Experienced designer of wireframes and an ability for a productive co-operation with the designers, as well as the customer.
  • Diverse experience in building extensive HTML5 and CSS3-based ecommerce solutions, including responsive services.
  • Knowledge and experience of working with JavaScript and jQuery. An advantage would be an ability to implement minor changes to the Java script.
  • Fluent and articulate in the communication skills with the back-end developers as well as the customers
  • An advance is a knowledge of AngularJS and Ajax-technologies, the management of Git as well as visual know-how.

 

Instructions to apply
 

Please apply now, as we’ll swiftly move on with the recruitment process when we find the right candidate. The address is: http://smilehouse.catsone.com/careers/ or jobs@smilehouse.fi.
 

Additional information is provided by Anna Hattula p. 0400 704 601, anna.hattula(a)milehouse.fi.
  

Key words: frontend development, usability, agile projects, teamwork, hybris, ecommerce
 

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Project Management Roles

(Project Managers, Project Directors)

 

Experience and Background:

 

  • Extensive experience in managing large, business-critical IT projects / programs (development programs with budgets in the millions). Experience especially in digital business, ERP, OMS, MDM, CRM, BI etc.
  • Vast experience in project management of large projects with multiple simultaneous development tracks with interdependencies between each other.
  • Experience working and managing a project in a multivendor environment (3rd parties, supplier- and subcontractor)
  • Experience in successfully managing projects in budget in tight schedule-circumstances whilst maintaining high customer satisfaction

 

Personal Qualities:

 

  • 100% commitment to the project while not accepting failure as an option in any circumstances. Your vast experience enables you to recognize challenges in project delivery long before they appear as obstacles to anybody else.
  • Ability to manage the “big picture” without getting caught up in details. Ability to collect a large amount of details into an easily understandable high level presentation of the current situation and further precise communication of it both internally and externally.
  • Excellent stress tolerance and ability to operate efficiently despite pressurized circumstances. You enjoy working outside your comfort zone.
  • Ability and desire to develop Smilehouse project practices to serve our customers even better in the future. Background in management consulting or sales is welcomed by us.

 

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Service Manager Position

 

Experience and background:

 

  • Extensive experience and knowledge of implementing and managing services related to global business-critical transactional systems
  • Extensive knowledge of ITIL
  • Experience from implementing and developing ITIL processes
  • Experience in setting up application management services and responses to requests for proposals for customers together with architects and other experts
  • Experience from pricing large complex service totalities (pricing models, customer-specific pricing)
  • Experience in sales and/or project management

 

Personal Attributes:

 

  • Sense of responsibility and a Can-do attitude
  • Ability to manage the customer account comprehensively, having persistency to get all customer-related issues and inquiries moving forward within and on behalf of all stakeholders.
  • Sales-focus: Interest in selling new development entities. Proactively suggesting and discussing additional development concepts for and with the customer and possess ability to manage the entire sales process independently
  • Development-driven: The drive to always follow through on the development ideas you have raised, whether they are related to processes or the service as a whole.

 

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