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Senior Developer

Are you obsessed with technology and thrilled about the fast-paced evolution of the media industry? Do you have a passion for backend development? Awesome, then we think you would love working here! We are looking for a Senior Developer to join our Operations Tools team here in Stockholm.

The position

We are looking for a senior developer to join our Operations Tools team, which focuses on making everyday life easier for customer service, operations agents and on-call developers by automating manual processes and designing necessary tooling. Besides software design and development, you will play a great part in the team’s architectural decisions and make sure that they align with the rest of the platform and infrastructure. You will be part of an on-site team in an agile and QA-conscious tech organisation with high demands on reliability. Your technical decisions and corresponding implementation of solutions will help shape the success of the Operations department.

The challenge ahead

We are offering a challenging position in a team that is bridging the gap between Cloud Platform, Operations and Development. You will be building solutions that help reduce incident resolution time as well as proactively prevent them across the platform. You will be involved in R&D and proof of concepts to leverage the latest and greatest technology to our best advantage in the competitive market.

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 where continuous delivery is central in the deployment process. 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

We are looking for someone with at least 5-7 years of experience as a back-end developer. You should have an understanding of software development in a variety of languages. We want you to be a team player capable of acting independently. You identify yourself as a structured multi-tasker, who is able to persevere through tough challenges. You also enjoy make everyday life easier for your colleagues in a coaching and mentoring manner, taking ownership over different aspects of the daily work and have probably worked in a similar type of senior role before.

Successful candidates also meet the following requirements:

  • Good understanding of AWS cloud infrastructure
  • Solid experience in at least two objective oriented languages, such as: Node.js, Python, Java
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Ability of sharing own knowledge and experience to others

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

  • Experience of APM (Application Performance Monitoring)
  • Understanding of writing automated test suites
  • Understanding of designing user-friendly UIs

Join us today

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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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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