Mika Taimen is a full stack software developer living in Paimio.

He has over 12 years of information systems and web applications experience.

I like problem solving and working in teams.

I like to be in touch with the end user.


Web: ASP.NET, .NET Core, React, Angular, AngularJS, Redux, Javascript, Node.js, TypeScript, Silverlight

Backend: .NET, .NET Core, C#, SQL, WCF, Firebase, WWF

Cloud: Azure, AWS

Design: Photoshop

Desktop: C#, XAML, WinForms, Continuous Deployment, WPF, MVVM,

3rd party SW with integrations: OpenText eDocs, Elasticsearch, Octopus Deploy, Adlib PDF


Turku University of Applied Sciences  2002
BSc, Data technics


Finnish | Native language
English |
Swedish |

Work history

09/2018 – current - Senior Consultant - Arado Oy
11/2017 - 08/2018 - Senior Software Designer - CGI
03/2015 - 10/2017 - Senior Software Designer- Affecto Finland Oy
02/2009 - 02/2017 - Software Designer - Affecto Finland Oy
10/2002 - 01/2009 - Technical Specialist - YIT


02/2015 | Microsoft Technology Associate (MTA): Database Fundamentals
11/2014 | Microsoft Certified Solutions Developer (MCSD): Web Applications
03/2014 | Microsoft Specialist: Programming in HTML5 with JavaScript and CSS3 Specialist
03/2014 | Microsoft Certified Professional
12/2011 | Microsoft Certified Technology Specialist (MCTS): .NET Framework 4, Web Applications

Work experience

2019/01 - current | Large Nordic Insurance Company | Solution Developer

Mika is participating in Agile software development of a customer's internal web application.
Visual Studio 2015, ReSharper, GIT, C#, LINQ, ASP.NET MVC, ASP.NET Web API, HTML, CSS, JSON, JavaScript, AngularJS, NSubstitute, REST, MVVM, MVC, TeamCity, Atlassian Jira Agile, Atlassian Confluence, SpecFlow, Azure cloud services, React, Redux

09/2018 – current | Edukit web application for education

Mika is participating in development of web applications for education purposes. Edukit is designed to support work-based learning and speed up the graduation of students studying for vocational degrees.
React, Redux, node.js, yarn, Flow, ES6/ES7, Firebase

08/2018 - 02/2019 | Automating case handling with Suomi.fi messages

Mika is participated in development and planning of solution that automates case handling by Suomi.fi messages. 
.NET Core, REST, WCF, Angular, .NET

02/2010 – 02/2019 | Document And Case Management Software

Mika is participated in design, development and maintenance of a multiple document and case management systems for public sector. These systems are used by multiple government offices and are designed to help office employees in their jobs. He developed and worked with solutions such as document archives, digital signatures and money allowance systems.
C#, Angular, OpenText eDocs, Adlib, iTextSharp, MS SQL Server, TFS, GitHub, GitLab, SharePoint, WCF, ElasticSearch, REST, KTA, Octopus Deploy

  • 01/2016 - 06/2016 | Web application for customer communication

Mika participated in development of web application that is used in communication between one Finnish government office and their customers.
MVC, .NET, AngularJS, OpenText eDOCS

  • 01/2016 - 06/2016 | Electronic signature

    Mika participated in development of solution that converts documents to PDF and electronically signs them.
    .NET, Adlib PDF, iTextSharp

  • 01/2014 - 06/2014 | Automating processes with workflows

    Mika participated in development and planning of automating processes with workflows for one Finnish government office.
    WWF, .NET, WCF

02/2009 – 01/2010 | Software development for public sector pension data

Mika participated in design and development of showing pension related information for public sector employers.
C#, WCF, Soap, TFS, SharePoint

 01/2007 – 01/2009 | Software development for large construction company

Mika participated in design, development and maintenance of large construction company’s extranet site.