Backend Software Engineer

Backend Software Engineer

In the last few years, we have seen the emergence of several extremely successful specialists across the markets. The demands for increasingly sophisticated and specialised services mean that one size no longer fits all. In Schibsted Nordic Marketplaces are set up for a new nordic direction to enable even better marketplaces for our users, to set us up for the next decade and to make an even more positive impact on societies and the planet.

Our marketplaces have unique and strong positions as market leaders, with FINN in Norway, Blocket in Sweden, DBA and Bilbasen in Denmark, and Tori and Oikotie in Finland. Together we make up Nordic Marketplaces in Schibsted, collectively connecting millions of buyers and sellers every month. Whether you want to buy a car, a new home, find a job or want a pair of new shoes, you can turn to us.

Want to get a feel for the Blocket vibe? Check us out on Instagram & LinkedIn and read more on Begagnateffekten!

What you'll be up to: **

In the Mobility Private Buyer team at Blocket, you will be part of a team that is work with your team, making the user journey for private buyers excellent. Our mission is to guide private buyers in making motor deals by providing them with a safe, smooth and trusted experience.
Together with your teammates, you will be making the user journey for private buyers excellent. Our mission is to guide private buyers in making motor deals by providing them with a safe, smooth and trusted experience. The team will have two backend developers, two web developers, two app developers, one UX designer, a product manager, and an engineering manager. We work in 3 weeks sprints and rotate the scrum master role in the team.

You will also be collaborating with colleagues across the Nordic countries to provide a great-performing product that integrates well with the user journey.

So, if you’re up to helping us to make sure the users can sit back and relax while enjoying the fantastic search experience, as well as building some smarter code, we would love to hear from you.

Who you are:
With several years of experience in backend development, you work in a team as a backend developer. You enjoy discussing and debating code and solutions with your peers, as well as leading the development of new features independently. It is important for you to share your knowledge with others in your cross-functional team and with more junior developers, but you are also curious and continually strive to learn new skills. Another key to our success is collaboration since we often work in pairs.

Essential Skills : Golang, Elasticsearch, Dynamodb, Kafka, Kubernetes, Event-driven systems and Microservices

Bonus Skills : Python, Relational and non-relational databases, Linux environment, Cloud environments (AWS)

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

Mer info
Område Stockholms stad
Yrkesroll Data & IT, Utvecklare
Typ av anställning Heltid
Sista ansökningsdag 28 feb 2023 (25 dagar kvar)

Om arbetsgivaren

Schibsted is a family of digital brands with a strong Nordic position, and more than 5,000 employees. Millions of people interact with our companies every day through our leading online marketplaces such as FINN, Blocket, and Oikotie; world-class media houses including Aftenposten, VG, and Aftonbladet; and smart digital services such as Lendo. We also help new promising businesses grow. Our joint mission of empowering people in their daily lives is rooted in the values of our media heritage and a legacy of bold change. At our best, we are a fearless force for change in a society built on trust and transparency.