Full Stack Developer (Team Discovery)
Want to impact your code for millions of users for one of Sweden’s most well-known brands? Work with a circular economy and at the same time save around 800 000 tonnes of greenhouse gases yearly? Cool, then keep on reading!
We are Blocket, Sweden’s largest and most popular marketplace with around 12,3M monthly active users generating 85 million sessions. We are proud of our work to enable second-hand trade in Sweden and our contribution to a positive environmental impact.
We are on the road again. This time trying to find an extra smooth the way for our users while discovering the fantastic world of Blocket. Our mission is to make it easy for people to buy second-hand products by providing a smooth and optimized search experience that helps users find and evaluate all the treasures they are looking for.
Enjoying the ride on this road is easy. And being on it is both fun and rewarding, fantastic, some might say. We are now looking for more people to join team Discovery and Blocket, where you can make an impact with your code for millions of users and contribute to a more sustainable future during your working hours. Pretty great, right?
So, if you’re up to helping us to make sure the users can sit back and relax while enjoying the fantastic search experience and building some smarter code, we would love to hear from you.
What you'll be up to:
You should be either a full-stack developer or a frontend developer with knowledge of backends, with at least a few years of experience working in a collaborative team.
While you have a holistic approach to development and a focus on the front-end, you are also comfortable working across the entire stack, depending on the project phases and workload. It is easy for you to independently lead the development of new features, and you enjoy discussing and debating code and solutions with your colleagues.
Above all else, you are curious and strive to learn new things continuously, so you enjoy sharing your knowledge with your cross-functional team. Collaboration is another key to our work since we often work in pairs.
We are committed to creating value and achieving results for the well-being and development of our teams as well as contributing to a sustainable community and environment.
Strong hands-on experience on JS Frameworks: React, Next.js, Vue, NodeJS, and TypeScript.
Cloud environments (AWS)
Distributed systems and Microservices
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! Have a link to some neat stuff on GitHub? Make sure to include a link when you apply.
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.