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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.
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 teams 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 othersBonus 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
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 firstname.lastname@example.org.Viaplay is the leading online service for TV, film and sports in the Nordic countries. We offer the most popular TV series including Black List, How I met your mother and Empire, a vast international movie catalogue and a world-class selection of live sports events including Premier League, Champions League and NHL. Moreover we offer Viaplay Original Series including Veni Vidi Vici, Advokaten and Hassel. Viaplay is available on a wide variety of devices including desktop, smartphones, tablets, game consoles, Apple TV, Chromecast and smart TVs. Viaplay is a subscription and transactional video on demand services meaning that users can either purchase access to content through a monthly subscription or rent and buy movies.