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Performance Developer

We are looking for a Performance Developer to join the Viaplay/Viafree team which is part of Nordic Entertainment Group.

The Position

As a Developer with performance focus you are responsible for improving and driving the performance work for Viaplay and Viafree and be part of the development process in a cross functional team. You will be involved in all areas of development but bring your unique expertise and focus on performance during the full software lifecycle, from requirements and architecture discussions to monitoring the code in production. You will drive the design, development of our automated performance tests, mentor developers across the organization on building scalable high performance services, ensuring that our product meets our customers demand for quality and reliability.

The Challenge ahead

You will get to work on a premium streaming service with both Video On-Demand and live streaming, offered on many different client devices, in several countries, and you will get to do so with highly competent and motivated colleagues. You will be challenged and you will get to develop your skills as a developer.

What we are looking for

We're looking for someone with relevant experience as a test engineer or systems developer. We believe that you enjoy continuous integration workflows and that you have worked with source control management using Git (or similar). We expect you to be passionate and proactive.

  • Programming experience, preferably with Python, Node or Java
  • Experience in developing and testing high-performance services
  • Experience with Cloud Computing platforms like AWS
  • Strong interest in Continuous Integration, automation and other efficient workflow-oriented practices
  • Server-side experience with Unix/Linux as well as network protocols such as HTTP
  • Experience with microservice architecture

We want to hear from you

Our HQ is in Stockholm, but our market is the Nordics. You will become part of an amazing company with great people, content and culture. If this feels like your kind of challenge, please apply and attach your CV and cover letter. If you have any questions, please don't hesitate to contact our recruiter Henrik Dellgren at henrik.dellgren@nentgroup.com.


Nordic Entertainment Group (NENT Group) is committed to equality and diversity and we welcome applications from all qualified individuals regardless of race, religion, age, gender, sexual orientation, disability, and marital status. We want to make sure your recruitment experience is the best it can be – so, if you’re selected for an interview, please let us know if there are any adjustments we can make that would be helpful for you.

NENT Group is the Nordic region’s leading entertainment provider. We entertain millions of people every day with our streaming services, TV channels and radio stations, and our production companies create exciting content for media companies around the world. We make life more entertaining by enabling the best and broadest experiences – from live sports to movies to series to music and our own original shows.


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Our culture

We offer a creative environment with focus on ongoing development of a product aspiring to be in the forefront of digital user experience. Our ambition is to be the best company to work for in the digital industry. We constantly strive towards building strong, collaborative teams, and creating an inspiring place to work at. 


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