Amanda started her DJ career as a teenager at the age of 16. She started as a hockey DJ for the Finnish hockey team Jokerit at the Hartwall Arena. Since then Hartwall Arena has been her residence and she plays music in several different sports events and other happenings at the arena.
DJ Amanda Harkimo was the official DJ at the Hockey World Cups 2012 and 2013 and later at the Junior World Cup 2016. In 2017 she was the official DJ at FIBA Eurobasket in Helsinki, Hartwall Arena. She have also been DJing in many other arenas in Finland, one of them, the Finnish Olympia Stadion at different big events like the soccer game between Arsenal – Manchester City.
Amanda got known in Finland 2011 when she entered the Finnish Big Brother House. The same year she started doing gigs in nightclubs and became Junos background DJ. 2013 they performed as warm-up for David Guetta at Weekend Festival.
2014 Amanda Harkimo performed in her second reality show, Viidakon Tähtöset. Amanda won the competition gaining 15,000 euros.
2015 she competed in a different Finnish reality called, Martina ja hengenpelastajat and won that one too, being now an official Lifeguard for the rest of her life. Amanda did also a lifeguard -scene after the show together with David Hasselhoff. Same year Amanda went to Mexico and performed in the Swedish Paradise Hotel. After that she did club gigs also in Sweden.
In 2016 Amanda performed in a reality TV show called Hottikset 2.0.
Her own TV show, Amanda ja Pelimiehet was aired and shooted this year, 2017. In the 10 episodes Amanda Harkimo travelled around Russia, China and USA to meet Finnish Hockey -players in NHL and KHL. Despite of having her own show Amanda have had time to also perform in other realitys and TV shows this year, Miksun Baari, Lindemania, Tilt, Heikoin Lenkki, and Julkkisselviytyjät.
She have also visited in several other TV shows under the years, POSSE, Brändärit, Putous, Kauppaneuvos Jethro, Efter Nio, Enbuske and & Linnanahde Crew and so on. She also does promotions, hostings different events and have been working as a reporter for Seiska and Leijonat.com.