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Back-End Developer

Always wanted to go serverless? Are your dreams up in the cloud? Perfect, then we could have a match! We’re looking for a back-end developer for our SWAT team in Stockholm. If you believe you have what it takes - we’re waiting for you application!

The position

As a Back-end developer at Viaplay you will have the opportunity to work at the forefront of digital media, growing the platform to meet the challenges of a continuously growing user base. Your engagement will shape the future of our service as you’ll be involved in defining the cutting edge for video on demand. We are now looking for a new team member to help us grow the platform, enhance our user experience and create the next generation of streaming services. 

The challenge ahead

You will be working in a team of developers responsible for delivering business-critical micro-services to all Viaplay platform clients, continuously adding functionality to our system, while improving existing features. As our teams works cross-functionally you will also collaborate closely with people in other functions as well. 

  • Microservice/Serverless architecture
  • Using multiple programming paradigms and languages
  • Flexible production environment supported by Docker hosted in the Amazon Cloud
  • An agile development process where we promote pair/mob programming

What we are looking for

We are looking for a passionate developer with an genuine interest in software development and an ambition to constantly improve your skills. You like to be part of a team that makes things happen in a brilliant manner. If you also have an interest in multiple programming languages, you will fit right in!

  • Degree in computer science, computer engineering or an equivalent level of work experience
  • Professional  experience developing web based services, preferably using Node.js
  • Good understanding of Representational State Transfer and Protocol buffer data exchanging mechanisms.
  • Understanding of test- or behavior-driven development (TDD/BDD) including supporting frameworks
  • Experience in developing services in the cloud, preferably AWS
  • An interest and motivation to work with modern frameworks

Bonus Qualifications

  • Experience working with a state-less and high transactional end user product

We want to hear from you

We hope you are enjoying the summer just as much as we do! Please note that during the summer holidays our response might take longer than usual.

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 Max Moen at max.moen@nentgroup.com.

Nordic Entertainment Group (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. Headquartered in Stockholm, NENT Group is part of Modern Times Group MTG AB (publ), a leading international digital entertainment group listed on Nasdaq Stockholm (‘MTGA’ and ‘MTGB’). NENT Group is itself proposed to be listed separately on Nasdaq Stockholm in due course.  

 

 

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Department

Viaplay

Ringvägen 52
11867 Stockholm Directions 08-562 410 01

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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