Data Engineer Helsinki

Are you a skilled Data Engineer up for owning the data pipeline of an upcoming game, in line to be our second hit?

Ready to join one of Europe's fastest growing game companies?

If yes, Metacore could be the right place for you

We are a Helsinki-based game company best known for our hit game Merge Mansion and our people-first company culture. Built on trust, our culture allows us to work autonomously, efficiently, and ambitiously. We have mutually agreed on five cultural norms to describe how we build trust and work as Metacore – you can find them here.

Our company’s mission is to entertain hundreds of millions of people for decades. Although we already entertain 40,000,000+ players worldwide and have grown into a team of 120+ game industry professionals in less than two years, we’re only getting started. That’s where we hope you come in: to take ownership of the data pipeline of one of our upcoming games, and ensure its reliability, scalability, and efficiency. Your expertise in data engineering, combined with your enthusiasm for data analysis, will enable you to generate informative visualizations and pursue engaging data science initiatives that enhance the team's performance.

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Helsinki, Finland


Relocating to Finland expected, full support provided

Remote work:

Hybrid model of office and remote work

Start date:

Flexible, ideally as soon as possible

Working language:


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Data Engineer plays a key role in owning and improving the data pipeline of the project to enable our cross-functional teams to meet data requirements and improve business performance. In practice, this means (at least) the following:

  • Owning the data pipeline of the project, from data ingestion to data warehousing, and ensuring its reliability, scalability, and efficiency

  • Collaborating with cross-functional teams to understand data requirements and design data models that meet those requirements

  • Developing ETL pipelines that transform and load data from various sources into our data warehouse

  • Building and maintaining data processing infrastructure to support data analysis and reporting

  • Creating visualizations that provide insights into business performance and helping the team make data-driven decisions

  • Developing and maintaining dashboards that enable stakeholders to monitor key metrics and KPIs

  • Pursuing data science projects that interest you and benefit the team, using machine learning and statistical analysis to uncover new insights and improve business performance


Every role is eventually shaped to match our unique passions, backgrounds and strengths. Here are some of the key skills and experience you should already have when joining Metacore as a Data Engineer:

  • Bachelor's or Master's degree in Computer Science, Engineering, Mathematics, or a related field

  • 3+ years of experience in Data Engineering or a related field

  • Proficiency in SQL, Python, and ETL tools such as dbt and Snowflake

  • Familiarity with cloud computing platforms such as AWS, Azure, or GCP

  • Experience with data warehousing, data modeling, and schema design

  • Strong analytical skills paired with a knack for problem-solving

  • Excellent communicator who is great at working collaboratively

  • A passion for learning new technologies and staying up-to-date with industry trends

Sounds about right? Then let’s talk!


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About Metacore

Our company is formed by great teams and individuals. Together, we work rather as Metacore than for Metacore – aiming for the same goal of entertaining our audience with world-class mobile games. As Metacore, we’re much more than the sum of our skills, experiences and knowledge.

Metacore as a company

Our Culture

Metacore is the game company where players are the closest thing to a boss. In other words, our teams and individuals enjoy a lot of freedom and responsibility in their work. Everyone can find the optimal way for reaching their goals – as long as it respects our company culture.

Daily life at Metacore


Metacore office is located in Helsinki, Finland – one of the world’s most vivid game hubs, inhabited by the world’s happiest people. We welcome game industry talents from all walks of life, around the world, and do our best to help them settle here.

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