Sanoma is an innovative and agile learning and media company impacting the lives of millions every day. Our learning products and services enable teachers to develop the talents of every child to reach their full potential. We offer printed and digital course materials as well as digital learning and teaching platforms for primary, secondary and vocational education, and want to grow our business across Europe. Our Finnish media provide independent journalism and engaging entertainment also for generations to come. Our unique cross-media position offers the widest reach and tailored marketing solutions for our business partners.

Our net sales totalled EUR 1062 million and we employed approximately 4,800 professionals in 2020. Sanoma shares are listed on Nasdaq Helsinki. More information is available at

Sanoma Group IT Group Solutions is looking for a dynamic professional for the role of

IA/RPA Tech Lead

As a IA Tech Lead you have the opportunity to lead and further develop our IA capability, platform and development culture in a situation where IA/RPA CoE has been ramped up, crucial parts are in place, and where lot of potential for future automation exists. You are responsible for driving our technical capability forward. Organisational scope covers Sanoma as a whole, all businesses and functions. We value a self-starter who delivers high quality work together with the team and independently. Sanoma IA/RPA CoE is part of Group Solutions-team in Sanoma Oyj Group IT. This position is located in any Sanoma locations.


  • Proficiency in at least one Process Automation Technology (Robotic Process Automation RPA), preferably UiPath
  • Cloud technologies: e.g. Amazon AWS
  • DevOps knowledge
  • Ability to evaluate business process suitability for RPA and work effort estimation
  • Ability to describe and understand IT services in conceptual level
  • Staying on top of industry and technological trends
  • Fluency in English, both written and verbal. Dutch or Finnish considered as plus.
  • Team working and negotiation skills
  • Problem solving skills and solution orientation

Role Responsibilities
Leading the technical aspects of chosen technology and architecture. Ensure a reliable and scalable AWS platform is available. Work in collaboration with different IT & technology teams to ensure appropriate Sanoma conventions are adhered to. Owning best practises and building standards for Sanoma Intelligent Automation. Supporting the development team during delivery phases. Reviewing the work estimates from external developers. Considering additional factors such as solution recoverability, scalability, license utilisation, local data preservation and security policies when reviewing automation solutions.

Preferable Experience
At least 2 years of experience in RPA environment demonstrating both design, development and maintenance skills and knowledge.

Degree in IT, Computer Science or Business Analytics

Are you interested in this position? We look forward to receive your cv and motivational letter latest by 15.8.2021. Potential candidates will be interviewed already during the application period and the position will be filled once a suitable candidate is found. For more information, please contact Head of RPA, Group Solutions Meri Kukkurainen, e-mail


Sanoma Learning, Finland, Netherlands