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How does it work?
Create a profile
Whatever career ambitions you have, our job is to guide you there. Join easily filling the form here. It will take just a minute, and no attachments are required at this point.
Our professional talent agent will contact you to understand your career goals and interests. In a nutshell, tell us about your skills, accomplishments, interests and dreams. We will get started from here.
Find a job that suits you
We introduce you to companies you want to work with and handle all the extra hassle and bureaucracy you might face when moving to the Nordics.
Northstar – Hassle-free job seeking
Northstar is a career service designed for developers who want to work and live in the Nordics. We use our knowledge and networks to support you in finding the job that matches your career dreams. Our team consists of 30 professional talent agents who all have passion and background in digital development and are eager to help you take the next step.
Explore some of our open positions
Developer - interested in jobs in Finland?
Please submit your open application and let’s have a chat. To start with, please reply to some questions about your situation and skillset.
If you are interested in talking to our agents in Finland or in Sweden, please contact us and/or submit your application directly to us.
Who can apply?
Northstar is best suited for mid and senior level Developers, Engineers and other R&D related professionals. We are happy to receive candidates from all over the world.
Do I need to have work permit before I apply?
If you are EU citizen, you don’t need any extra work permit. If you come from outside EU we are happy to help you with your work permit when new position is found.
Is remote work possible?
Northstar is meant to people who wish to move to Nordic countries.
How does it work?
So tell us about your skills, accomplishments, interests and dreams. Tell us how you want to work, with whom, where, on what. We will then start mapping out corresponding opportunities within the Nordic job market. When we find a solution that hits your personal mark, we will hunt down the job for you.
Your Own Personal Career Guide
Being surrounded by like-minded people and a good atmosphere is extremely important when looking for a job. We are here to help you with every step on the journey towards your dream job. Our mission is to find the best opportunities based on your needs and coach you towards your personal career dreams.
The whole process with visa and paper work went a lot faster than I would have imagine. I like working in Finland because here the work environment is different, and it is nice to try different cultures
– João, Junior Full Stack Developer, Brazil
The more I work and live in Finland, the more I can feel that Finland balances work and life quite well. It is also an ideal country for unleashing your potential creativity, expressing your ideas, and getting the credit for what you are striving for.
– Ziyi – Developer, China
The Nordics are considered some of the most attractive countries to live and work in – they are the top 4 of the happiest nations in the world and three of them rank in top 10 most innovative countries. The region’s tech scene is booming, with thousands of companies and startups investing in new technologies.
Stockholm’s tech scene is considered one of the leading ones and it is growing rapidly. In 2017 Stockholm had the highest share of unicorns per capita, after Silicon Valley.
The booming tech community and advanced manufacturing sector earned the title second best performing city in Europe for the city of Stockholm.
Did you know that Finland has the most number of heavy metal bands per capita in the world?
Finland is the 10th most innovative country in the world by the Global Competitiveness Index in years 2017-2018.
New businesses are continuously emerging in the gaming, electronics, software, cleantech and health industries. The Finnish innovation environment is one of the best in the world according to international benchmarks. Finland has free universities and public healthcare and it is also among the top 5 safest countries in the world.
The greater Copenhagen area is a home to several innovation and test labs and experimental spaces where the goal is to enhance cooperation between startups, business and other partners. Copenhagen will soon be the next startup city in Nordics. All the elements of a booming startup city are in Copenhagen: talented and ambitious founders, creative business models, talent, capital and entreprenial mindset.
People Behind Northstar
The Northstar team consists of 30 professionals who all have strong background and wide networks within IT. We have offices in Finland, Sweden and Denmark. Here is the contact information for your local Talent Agent.
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Töölönlahdenkatu 3 B
171 41 Solna