Would you like to create a service supporting millions and millions of users all across the world?
As a System Architect here at Toca Boca you’ll be part of a small flexible team, Toca ID, responsible for creating our new account system. Toca Boca ID aims to be compliant with regulations at the same time as providing a world class account system for children and their adults, helping kids play safely together online. You’ll be the one who drives the change needed in order to make sure that it's a scalable and secure platform for the future.
You’ll join the Central Tech organisation, consisting of various teams, who are responsible for our infrastructure, automation, transaction systems, cloud apps and more. Basically everything that isn’t game development.
What you’ll be doing
You’ll be the one who owns the technical vision and sets the strategic direction for Toca Boca ID’s technical platform. But you won't be alone, you will collaborate with other tech leads and architects in setting this up.
You’ll work closely together with Robert, our Product Owner, in setting the roadmap, recruitment etc. You’ll support the team by ensuring sustainable development processes and workflows. You’ll be the one to support and coach the other developers on the team.
You’ll be the one to assess if we have the technical capabilities to create the features we want to create and the cost for those. You’ll be responsible for technical reporting and stakeholder metrics.
You'll continuously work with legal to make sure we are following best practice when it comes to regulations such as COPPA and GDPR.
Is this you?
You’re an engineer with previous experience creating large scale account systems (many million users). You have professional experience building and running NodeJS apps, preferably for non-web consumers (apps, other services, apis etc).
You have experience building and deploying services in the cloud, preferably AWS, including knowledge about containerization (Docker).
You can communicate clearly with techies and non-techies alike, having the ability to merge non-technical requirements into a technical solution.
You are well aware of GDPR and compliance regulation when it comes to account systems.
This is us!
Toca Boca captures the spirit of play. We create digital toys and everyday products that are filled with fun and silliness that kids from any corner of the world can instantly relate to. Everything is designed from their perspective. We celebrate the diversity and quirkiness of their world and give them the freedom to play in ways that only they can dream up.
Good to know!
This position is full time and based in our Stockholm office with a hybrid working model (part office, part working from home). We apply a 6 months probationary period. As we’re an international company, with over 20 nationalities working here, and millions of users all over the world, you have to be fluent in English. Your application should therefore be in English.
Toca Boca develops digital games that capture the power of play and that are filled with fun and silliness that kids around the world can instantly relate to. Since our first product launch in 2011, we have released 46 apps that have been downloaded more than 444 million times the world over, making us the No. 1 mobile-first kids brand in the App Store. Our products focus on sparking kids’ creativity and imagination, creating opportunities for open-ended play.
With offices in Stockholm and San Francisco, Toca Boca is owned by Spin Master Corp., a global children’s entertainment company that creates, designs and manufactures a diversified portfolio of innovative toys, games, products and entertainment properties.
What We Look ForTOM
CollaborationAmazing ideas come from anywhere. We believe transparency, honesty and constructive communication are crucial for making great things.
PlayfulnessOpen. Curious. Creative. Leaving room for spontaneity is important to us for creating a fun and playful work environment.
Standards of QualityGood enough is never good enough. We strive to innovate and evolve our craft, and we’d never get there without working together toward our visions.
PassionWe all share in the excitement of making great things together. It's what drives us to do the things we do.
ResponibilityWe take ownership and pride in everything we do. From gender to accessibility — we are dedicated to inclusivity.