Platform Engineer

Who are we?

Walkbase was founded in 2010 and since then we have worked on a lot of different aspects of smart spaces & real-world analytics.

In 2017 we were bought by Stratacache, the world’s leading digital signage vendor, with a mandate to continue building the best in-store analytics and in-store intelligence products for Stratacache customers all over the world.

We operate as an independent company out of Turku, Finland and are currently growing our engineering team as quickly as we can find the right people.

The job

We are looking for a Platform Engineer to join our team. As part of our software engineering team your work would focus on building out the capabilities of the Walkbase Platform within areas such as reliability, scalability, maintainability and intelligence. You would work with products ranging from our back-end system powering our analytics solution to researching new ML-based solutions either as part of the Platform or running on the edge of the network; on our IoT devices.

What we offer

  • Meaningful work where your choices matter and your opinions are heard.
  • A team with clever people eager to both learn and teach
  • Freedom and responsibility when it comes to getting your work done
  • A competitive salary and nice perks

The person we are looking for

  • Has a professional software development background or a recent degree in computer science, computer engineering or equivalent experience, preferably with experience in building and maintaining distributed systems
  • Is a team player who is happy to share your experiences as well as ask for help when needed.
  • Has great communication skills; fluency in both written and spoken English is a must.
  • Is comfortable with working on a variety of projects and technologies and does not bring the same hammer to bear on every screw you find.
  • Is experienced with or even gets excited about some of the following words: Go, Python, PostgreSQL, Docker, Kafka, Vertica, Caffe, OpenCV.

Bonus points for

  • Experience with distributed data stores
  • Experience deploying ML pipelines in production
  • A background in analytics and/or B2B software products

Please send your application to jobs(at)


Walkbase provides a retail analytics solution for improving the impact of marketing on physical stores and personalising in-store shopping experience.