Ecosystem Mapper (Student Position)

Salary Competitive

We are seeking an enthusiastic and diligent student to create a user-centric ecosystem map of the Finnish startup ecosystem. The ideal candidate will have a deep interest in the startup ecosystem and interest in creating user-friendly & interactive web-apps.

The job is fixed-term from 1.2. to 30.5. with 20h workweeks. The work is highly independent and we expect you to be able to take ownership quickly.

This is an excellent opportunity to gain product development experience and to connect with major players in the Finnish startup ecosystem.

Salary: 1100€ /month


  • Research, gather, and combine data on the various components of the startup ecosystem, including incubators, accelerators, investors, and other support organizations

  • Create a user-centric map (web app) that is easy for someone who is new to the ecosystem to understand and navigate

    • The technologies can be chosen freely - be them no-code, low-code or a strong full stack, as long as you can move from conseptualization to implementation and user feedback iteration quickly

  • Regularly update the map to reflect changes and developments in the ecosystem

  • Collaborate with other members of the team to ensure the accuracy and relevance of the map


  • Student status

  • Demonstrated interest in the startup ecosystem and basic knowledge of its components

  • Experience in service or UX design

  • Advanced data-gathering skills

  • Collaborative and team-oriented approach

If you are interested in this position, please apply with a cover letter and resume. We look forward to receiving your application!

Please apply by the 29th of January.

For more information or questions please contact us at

Perks and benefits

This job comes with several perks and benefits

Remote work allowed
Remote work allowed

You know how you perform best. Work from your couch, your favorite cafe or abroad when you feel like it.

Working at
Startup Foundation

Startup Foundation was founded in 2012 by fifty-seven Finnish technology influencers, entrepreneurs and investors to create a new generation of entrepreneurs and entrepreneurs to be. The foundation was born from the ecosystem to give back to the ecosystem in a concrete way. The Foundation’s mission is to create more entrepreneurs, new companies, growth and internationalization, as well as supporting and promoting the startup mentality. This mission is supported by initiatives by the foundation. Externally, the Foundation supports both not-for-profit initiatives advancing the mission of the foundation as well as individuals wishing to start their entrepreneurial journeys.

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