Calling all backend, frontend, fullstack and app freelancers! Want to make an impact with your developer skills and create WOW for millions of users? Work a little on your karma (or actually a lot if you want) since your work will contribute to a circular economy, saving huge amounts of greenhouse gases yearly. Welcome to Blocket, and specifically Köp&Sälj, our generalist marketplace. As a huge bonus you contribute to a more sustainable future during your working hours. Pretty cool huh!?We are Blocket, Sweden's largest and most popular marketplace with around 12,3M monthly active users generating 100 million sessions. We are proud of our work to enable the second-hand trade in Sweden and our contribution to a positive environmental impact. Want to get a feel for the Blocket vibe? Check us out on Instagram & LinkedIn and read more on Begagnateffekten.se!
We are currently looking for 10+ consultants, for an initial 6 months assignments. Agencies are welcome to present profiles and since Diversity & Inclusion (D&I) is an important part of our sustainability agenda, Blocket's suppliers take responsibility as well. This means that your company has specified/shared its D&I agenda and that at least 25% of tech profiles presented are female.What you'll be up to
Together with the team you'll work on both new features and maintenance, to continuously modernise the code. Some of you might work on migrating older parts of our code base to new modern micro-services.Who you are
You have some great experience but love to learn new (old) stuff. You enjoy discussing and debating code and solutions with your peers. You like sharing your knowledge with your team and junior developers and above all, you are curious and continuously strive to learn new things. Up for mob and/or pair programming, also something we do in some teams. Don't like - no probs as long as you are a team player.Skills/Background
Backend profile 1
- Experience from data-driven development of online products
- Proficiency in English
- Linux / bash scripting / makefiles
- Python 3
Bonus: AWS, Go, React, Kafka or similar, DynamoDB or similarBackend profile 2
- Python 3 and/or Golang
- Kafka or other event-driven systems
Interested in joining the Blocket world?
- A few years hands-on experience of Android or iOS development working in a team.
- Kotlin for Android
- Swift for iOS
We look forward to hearing from you! Send your CV or apply with your LinkedIn-profile and let us know what makes you tick. We would love to get to know you a bit better! Have a link to some neat stuff on github? Make sure to include a link when you apply. Questions or eager to present diverse profiles and your company's D&I agenda - email email@example.com.