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.
Blocket services are for everyone, and so is our workplace.
Our mission is to make it easy for people to buy second-hand products by providing a smooth and optimized search experience that helps users find and evaluate all the treasures they are looking for.
We have an inclusive culture, and we see diversity as a great advantage to creating great products and services for our users and clients. We still have much more to do, and welcome your perspective.
So, if you’re up to helping us ensure the users can sit back and relax while enjoying the fantastic search experience and building some smarter code, we would love to hear from you.
We’re hiring for multiple teams, and we are looking for both senior engineers or you with a couple of years of experience looking for your next move - If you are a skilled problem solver who loves coding and making complex things work, then this is the place for you!
Experience as a backend developer in a modern tech environment
Working with Golang
Ability to think creatively to solve problems
Good facilitation skills
Proficient in English
Comfortable making decisions around technical system design and architecture
A collaborative approach to getting things done
Experience with automated testing and code reviews
Experience with Postgres, Redis, or MongoDB (or equivalent database technologies)
Experience with event-driven architecture
Experience with Terraform, Kubernetes, or GCP
We offer a broad benefits package built around your work-life balance, which includes:
- Ability to work from anywhere in the EU, Norway or Great Britain for a month per year.
- Trips and conferences to build expertise and create well-being and good experiences.
- Digital courses through LearningLab, LinkedIn learning, Videocation ++
- Schibsted Travel Grant Fund.
- Employee Share Saving Plans.
- High well-being factor at work.
- Excellent canteen and own barista.
- Company health service, varied training offers, massage and physiotherapy.
Interested in joining us?
We are evaluating applicants continuously, and we are looking forward to reading your application! Attach your CV or apply with your LinkedIn profile and let us know what makes you tick. Make sure to include the link to your GitHub if you have something neat that you would like to show us.
Buzz: Backend, Software engineer, Golang, Kafka, Relational databases, Distributed systems, Microservices, Kubernetes, Discovery
**Please note that to be considered for this role, you must be a Swedish/EU citizen or have a work permit.