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Viaplay Group Stockholm Heltid

Frontend Software Engineer

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About the job

 

Viaplay entertains millions of people every day with our streaming services, Nordic region’s leading streaming and entertainment provider – We are the European streaming champion planning to continue launching in Europe and North America with countries including the Netherlands, Germany, and the United States. Would you like to be part of this exciting journey and taking Viaplay to the next level?

We now are looking for a Frontend Software Engineer.

 

The position

As a Frontend Software Engineer, you will be focusing on the development of our frontend stack(s). That includes maintaining efficient and high performing application servers, mircroservices and internal libraries. Your work will be a part of Viaplay’s strategy to grow and continue to bring an innovative first class streaming service to our customers.

We manage all our infrastructure through AWS through a homegrown scaffolding cli. Most of our mircorservices are written in Typescript/Javascript, but we also have some services in Java, OCaml and Scala. we use RESTful APIs to hold everything together. Our main product is an homebrewed SSR server and React templating engine serving a React/Redux application, making use of some functional libraries like Ramda, Recompose and Reselect - and observables libraries similar to Rx.js. We build almost our whole product here in-house – real time analytics included.

 

We in the frontend guild are big fans of functional and reactive programming and pride ourselves on writing highly modular and reusable code. If you have competence or interest in writing functional code, we want to hear from you! If you find yourself refactoring code to make it more readable we want to hear from you! If you pride yourself on tackling complexity we want to hear from you. If you prefer to build for the long term instead fixing short term problems, we want to hear from you too. 

 

The journey ahead

We are hiring for multiple product areas. We are organized in cross-functional teams and deliver engineering solutions aligned with technical and product long-term vision. Some of your daily tasks will include:

  • Running and taking ownership of technical design, complexity assessment, development, test and deployment.
  • Collaboration with other teams in an exciting and agile development process.
  • Participating in weekly guild meetings with discussions around best practices, maintenance and long-term vision.
  • Writing clean, reusable, legible code that is easy to test and easy to extend.
  • Investing in our personal skills and increasing our knowledge everyday.
What we are looking for
  • You love Typescript/Javascript and other supersets of Javascript
  • You have solid experience with React, or another frontend framework.
  • Experience or deep interest in Functional Programming in Javascript
  • You are an experienced developer and have worked with a variety of tasks requiring complex problem solving.
  • You have been involved in the development of data rich interfaces that require a high degree of scalability, performance and fault tolerance.
  • You are a good communicator with great critical thinking skills, team spirit and general good vibes
  • Working knowledge about Git
  • Knowledge and competence with RESTful API.
  • Enthusiasm for Agile software development

Work Environment - Your day-to-day

We offer you Freedom to try out new things and independent decision-making with our autonomous teams.

We build almost everything in-house with innovative technologies. We inspire others and share knowledge openly.

A place to grow and learn from our mistakes.

We have a learning and development focused environment with an emphasis on knowledge sharing, training, regular internal technical talks, mentorship programs and guilds teams. An innovative environment with hack days two times a year.

An international and diverse environment with people from all over the world working here. We have 35+ different nationalities in the office coming from different backgrounds

We offer you
  • Freedom to try out new things and independent decision-making by our autonomous teams.
  • We build almost everything in-house with innovative  technologies. We inspire others and share knowledge openly.
  • A place to grow and learn from our mistakes. We have a learning and development focused environment with an emphasis on knowledge sharing, training, regular internal technical talks, mentorship programs and guilds teams.
  • An innovative environment with hack days two times a year.
  • An international and diverse environment with people from all over the world working here. We have 35+ different nationalities in the office coming from different backgrounds.
  • An attractive offer with a beneficial occupational pension plan, insurance plan, health care, 30 days of paid vacation, flexible work hours and parental leave pay lift.
It’s time to hit play

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 Talent Acquisition specialist Hanan Nur at hanan.nur@viaplaygroup.com 

Viaplay Group AB (publ.) is committed to equality and diversity and we welcome applications from all qualified individuals regardless of ethnicity, religion, age, gender, sexual orientation, disability, and marital status. We want to make sure your recruitment experience is the best it can be – so, if you’re selected for an interview, please let us know if there are any adjustments we can make that would be helpful for you. 

Viaplay Group is the Nordic region’s leading entertainment provider. We entertain millions of people every day with our streaming services, TV channels and radio stations, and our production companies create content that is experienced around the world. We make life more entertaining by telling stories, touching lives and expanding worlds – from live sports, movies and series to music and original shows. Viaplay Group is listed on Nasdaq Stockholm (‘VPLAY A’ and ‘VPLAY B’). . 

  • Perk: New technologies New technologies
  • Perk: Team work Team work
  • Perk: Hackathon Hackathon
  • Perk: Wellbeing allowance Wellbeing allowance
  • Perk: Competent and fun colleagues Competent and fun colleagues
  • Perk: Parental leave premium Parental leave premium
Who are we

Streaming services, radio networks, TV and production companies. It's our mission to create compelling stories that reach beyond media outlets and touch people's lives.

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