IT Lead position in Nordea Finance

Helsinki, FI, 500

​Job ID: 17450


We are now looking for an IT Lead for our IT Credit & Risk team in Nordea Finance. Welcome to Nordea Finance to help lead us through our digitalisation journey. You will join an awesome group of people from across the world that deliver new applications and solutions to our customers at a never before seen pace, ensuring that Nordea Finance will become the frontrunner in digital financing services.


About this opportunity


Our team is a product and technology focused group of IT professionals supporting the needs of multiple business lines across Nordea Finance. We deliver digital solutions that help Nordea Finance customers fulfil their self-servicing, communication and financing needs. We build and integrate platforms for Mobile, Web, API’s and core systems that enable the digitalization journey through multiple channels, for both household and corporate segments. We have the full lifecycle ownership of our solutions, and our engineers cover all roles needed for teams to deliver those solutions.


What you’ll be doing:

  • Leading a team of engineering professionals in building solutions for our business lines.
  • Engaging, coaching and empowering people to achieve agreed deliverables and goals.
  • Taking active part of the delivery of needed customer solutions on equal terms with the other members of the execution team.
  • Actively demonstrating focus on business needs and finding technical solutions to solve those needs.
  • Ensuring that the team takes full responsibility for delivering working software, all the way from definition to quality assurance and into production.
  • Combining leadership responsibilities with contribution in a SAFe delivery role such as Scrum Master or Architect.


This role is based in Helsinki, this is a new permanent role. 


Who you are


Collaboration. Ownership. Passion. Courage. These are the values that guide us in being at our best – and that we imagine you share with us.  


To succeed in this role, we believe that you:

  • Continuously work to improve through both engineering and business knowledge uplift.
  • Take ownership of the business solutions within your area, and ensure high quality software and solutions that you can be proud of.
  • Have good people and collaborative skills. Engage and steer team in the right direction.


Your experience and background:  

  • Proven leadership abilities with hands on development experience.
  • Professional experience in delivering and understanding the lifecycle of business software and what it takes to make long lasting solutions.
  • SAFe certification and proven track record contributing in an agile role such as Scrum Master.


If this sounds like you, get in touch!


Next steps


Please note that we will start interviews already before job opening closes, submit your application as soon as possible, no later than 11/06/2023. For more information, you’re welcome to contact Steve Lilley


If you have any questions about recruitment steps you may contact our tech recruiter 


At Nordea, we know that an inclusive workplace is a sustainable workplace. We deeply believe that our diverse backgrounds, experiences, characteristics and traits make us better at serving customers and communities. So please come as you are.


Please be aware that any applications or CVs coming through email or direct messages will not be accepted or considered.

Department:  Leadership Roles

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