Backend Developer - Blocket Jobb!
Want to do good during work hours and fulfil job dreams every day? Then come and work as a backend developer in the world’s most crucial Job - Blocket Jobb! As Sweden’s largest commercial marketplace for Jobs, we are determined to make job search a better experience for those looking for a new job and for employers looking for candidates. And there is a lot to do here. We are going to make something much bigger out of Blocket Job. Join an absolute Job Dream!
We are Blocket, Sweden’s largest and most popular marketplace, with around 12,3M monthly active users generating 100 million sessions. We are proud of our work enabling second-hand trade in Sweden and contributing to a positive environmental impact.
What you'll be up to:
Do you enjoy writing code but want to expand your role? Do you want to focus not only on development but act as a bridge between tech and product? Then Team Job might just be the right place for you! The team’s mission is to create the best job platform in Sweden - for the ones looking for their dream job and the workplace that is trying to find that specific person. And this is where you come in.
Your focus would generally be on the backend. Still, you would also be working on the frontend depending on the project phases, adopting a holistic approach to development that enables you to work successfully across the whole stack.
Skills & Requirements
Who you are:
We believe you are a backend developer with some knowledge and understanding of the frontend, with at least a few years of hands-on experience working in a collaborative team environment. You have a holistic approach to development and a focus on the backend, although you are also comfortable working across the entire stack, depending on the project phases and workload. You can independently lead the development of new features across the stack and enjoy discussing and debating code and solutions with your peers.
You like sharing your knowledge with your cross-functional team and also more junior developers, and above all, you are curious and continuously strive to learn new things. We often work in pairs or in a mob programming team, so collaboration is key.
Hi there, I’m your new manager. I am Ola (https://www.linkedin.com/in/ol...), and I am building a team that focuses on collaboration and experimentation.
We focus on candidates and recruiters when we look at how the future of Blocket Jobb will be designed and developed.
Many exciting things are happening in the Job vertical, and we hope you will join us for the ride.
Interested in joining the Blocket world?
We look forward to hearing from you! Send your CV or apply with your LinkedIn-profile and let us know what makes you tick. We would love to get to know you a bit better!
Blocket services are for everyone, and so is our workplace. We have an inclusive culture, and we see diversity as a great advantage in creating great products and services for our users and clients. We still have much more to do and, therefore, welcome your perspective.
30 days holiday
Fun events including awesome Kick Offs
Excellent learning and development opportunities
Generous annual wellbeing allowance and much more
Parental leave premium
A great, modern office in central Stockholm
Breakfast every Monday and fika on Fridays
The Blocket journey began in Skåne 1996 - since then the concept of Blocket has been exported to over 40 other countries. Today, Blocket, which is owned by the media group Schibsted, is Sweden’s largest online marketplace. There are approximately 600 000 items, vehicles, jobs and housing being advertised and discovered by its 5 million visitors every week. The value for all advertisements in 2018 amounted to SEK 714 billion - equal to 15 percent of Sweden’s GDP. Thanks to second-hand trading at Blocket, 0.8 million tonnes of greenhouse gases can be avoided every year. The output being equivalent to if Stockholm’s city roads stood empty for about a year. Blocket has approximately 240 colleagues and the office is located in central Stockholm. Together, we are passionate about second-hand trading, the environment and the continued growth of Blocket - one of Sweden’s largest sites. We are proud environmental heroes and enjoy working together. Read more on our career page.