Java Developer to SVT in Stockholm

Java Developer to SVT in Stockholm

Here you are offered an innovative role where you get to work with new technologies and make SVT´s streaming services even better!

Today, more than 70 % of all traffic on the internet is connected to streaming digital video. In this position, you will get the chance to contribute to an improved and optimized streaming experience for SVTs viewers. Here you will have a great opportunity to influence decisions while being involved in several exciting projects with the ambition to develop the best streaming service.

The Opportunity

At SVT, you become part of a modern, fast-moving and innovative organization where we are humble and respect each other. Our products are the result of our employees, and in order to continue delivering products to the Swedish people we prioritize our development department and sharing knowledge with each other.

With us you will:
  • Work with cutting-edge technology with video encoding, packaging and distributed systems
  • Be part of a cross-functional team that works autonomous, agile and innovational
  • Work at a safe and unique organization with a meaningful Public-service mission
Your Challenge

As a Java developer, you will work with the functionality within our backend systems with a focus on stability and sustainability. You will work in a modern development environment where you are an important member of a tech-savvy team who is responsible for developing the best streaming service.

Here you will, for example:
  • Continuously deploy in the cloud using Kubernetes and CI/CD pipelines in GitLab
  • Experiment with new solutions to improve the viewers streaming experience as well as work at SVT
  • Daily work with Spring Boot, Java and Kotlin
The Team and Workplace

You will become a part of the Video Core team consisting of 5 people; three developers, one R&D engineer and one Product Owner. Since we work with innovation, we have a close collaboration where we discuss solutions together. It´s important to us to focus on quality over speed and we like to try out new tools, especially Open Source. At least one day a week you can find us all together in the SVT House in Gärdet. Remaining days of the week some of us are working at the office and others from home making sure all the puzzle pieces of life go together.

In addition to the Video Core team, there are possibilities to collaborate with other teams throughout SVT and external partners within audio and video production.

About You

As a person, like us, you thrive in an environment with close collaboration where new ways of thinking, ideas and initiatives are at the center. You have a positive attitude and like to work on technical challenges with an eye for detail. Furthermore, you enjoy freedom under responsibility where you take the initiative to achieve results and create value for the business.

We would like you to previous experience in backend development with Java or Kotlin. Addition to that, you also have experience in Spring Boot. Previous experience with Apache Kafka, Kubernetes and cloud technology is meritorious. Furthermore, you have good knowledge of English as we use it for internal documentation.


We have chosen to work with Ada Digital in this recruitment. Their recruitment process focuses on transparency, inclusion and a fast moving candidate experience. And now we want to know more about you - on your own terms! To apply, please fill out the short form, briefly motivate why you are interested in the position, and attach your CV or LinkedIn-profile. No additional documentation is needed. You can then, in real-time, follow your application online as our recruiters are working with it. We work with a continues selection process which means we might hire a candidate before the final apply date, so apply already today! Interested and want to know more? Please contact our recruiter today. We are looking forward to connecting soon!
Mer info
Kontaktperson Mathias Jonsson
Telefon 0708 53 52 06
Email Mejla Mathias Jonsson
Område Stockholms stad
Yrkesroll Data & IT, Utvecklare, IT-Arkitektur
Typ av anställning Heltid, Tillsvidareanställd
Rekrytering hanteras av Ada Digital
Sista ansökningsdag 24 mars 2023 (3 dagar kvar)

Om arbetsgivaren

SVT is the Swedish public service television company with the widest range of programming of all TV companies in Sweden - Our mission is based on a democratic idea. Our vision is to contribute to a more inquisitive, informed Sweden. Our aim is to create content that engages, entertains, and enriches - in the service of the public. At SVT, there are over 120 different professional's positions, and we have the whole chain from production to distribution. Our business is conducted independently in relation to political, commercial, and other interest in the society. We are financed through a public service fee that's collected via the tax. We want to contribute to a Sweden where everyone is more curious and knowledgeable. It requires that we give employees the right conditions to be able to succeed. SVT should be a workplace where everyone gets the chance to develop, finds fellowship and thrives. We are convinced that a wide range of experiences, knowledge and backgrounds of our employees is a prerequisite for us to fulfill our mission to be there for everyone in Sweden. As an employee, you are entitled to an occupational pension, free medical care, wellness allowance and collectively agreed benefits during parental leave. And above all, you are becoming a part of something bigger - our important mission.