Niilo works in the Customer Experience Management team as a Software Developer. He joined Tieto as a summer intern in 2014 working with back-end applications and is now a front-end developer. He is an active participant in student organizations and the chairman of TKO-äly ry. New tools and the need for better software in everyday life drives him forward in his work.
A cartoon character called Jake the Dog once said that sucking at something is the first step towards being sort of good at something. I find that to be very much true, and the key to this is confidence. Being confident in your own abilities to learn and produce results means that the results will eventually come. Being a trainee means that you’re still learning the ropes but some degree of expertise is still expected of you instead of just twiddling your thumbs for the summer. More
Last year I was hired at Tieto as a software developer trainee for the duration of the summer. At the time I had wrapped up my second year of studies in Computer Science at the University of Helsinki, and this was my first job in my own field. More