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Back-End Developer

Cutting edge technology. Continuous improvements. A platform to be reckoned with.

Would you like to be part of building the most sought-after streaming service in the Nordics? Are your dreams up in the cloud? Perfect, then we could have a match! We’re looking for a Back-End Developer for our Viafree Team in Stockholm. If you believe you have what it takes - we’re waiting for you application!

The position

As a Back-End developer in the Viafree Team you will join a small and relatively new team and 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 advertising 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 Viafree 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!

Successful candidates also meet the following requirements:

  • 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 REST API
  • 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 requirements that will make you stand out from the rest:

  • Experience working with a state-less and high transactional end user product
  • Experience of working with some frontend magic aswell, such as React.

Join us today

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@viaplay.com.

Viafree is a digital destination for all of our linear channels in Sweden and their day and date releases. Viafree also offers exclusives, latest esports updates and original content from our multi-platform networks like Splay Networks and Zoomin.TV. Viafree is available for free through its own website, smart TVs, mobile apps (iOS or Android), as well as on Google Chromecast.

Viafree’s programmatic platform is at the industry’s forefront, offering the most advanced targeted advertising solutions.

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11867 Stockholm Directions

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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