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Frontend Developer

Would you like to be part of building the most sought-after streaming service in the Nordics? Great, we might have the challenge for you! We’re currently looking for a Frontend Developer to join us in our office in Stockholm. If this is you - go ahead and apply!

The position

As a Frontend Developer at Viaplay you will work with our web applications, chromecast experience and AppleTV. You will contribute to web based interfaces,  APIs and libraries and take part in Viaplay’s strategy to grow and continue to bring an innovative first class streaming service to our customers. Our teams always work in close collaboration, and together with other highly motivated and fun developers you will be building robust and well-structured services for the Viaplay technical platform, providing our users with a stellar experience!  

The challenge ahead

Viaplay is driving next generation of video consumption and you will get the opportunity to influence the TV landscape of tomorrow. You will work within an expanding organisation that strives for excellence by taking responsibility and pitch in where needed as a valued member of an autonomous, cross-functional team. The technical teams are prestigeless, problem solving oriented and flexible. Viaplay takes pride in being an inventive company and use forefront technology and test driven development and continuous delivery is central in the deployment process. We feel our culture is modern with a relaxed atmosphere where we want everyone to feel at home and we hope that you will too.

What we are looking for

You are an experienced developer and have worked with a variety of tasks requiring complex problem solving using Javascript. You have been involved in the development of services that require a high degree of scalability, performance and fault tolerance. If you also have strong communication skills and excellent analytical skills, we’d be really happy!

Successful candidates also meet the following requirements:

  • Excellent front-end skills (ie. CSS, HTML, JavaScript) and understanding of API:s
  • Experience working with frameworks, CSS preprocessors, task runners (e.g. React.js, Redux, Sass, Webpack)
  • Experience creating responsive, device-agnostic interfaces via progressive enhancement
  • Team player with dedication to unit testing, code review and other quality-oriented practices
  • Enthusiasm for Agile software development

Bonus requirements that will make you stand out from the rest:

  • Experience of backend development using Node.js
  • QA experience

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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