Senior Backend Engineer at Playground

In Playground Dev, we're backend and fullstack engineers and working with product companies in Stockholm (such as Warner Bros, Meitner, Mojang and many more), where we boost their development process. πŸš€

We're a team of 5 people today and a part of a larger group of 60+ experts in Stockholm. Specializing in product development, we cover front-end, back-end, and full-stack development. Our focus? To be the go-to partner for software development. We thrive on collaboration, innovation, and initiative, all wrapped up in a fun work environment! πŸ˜„

What will you do?

You'll have the opportunity to immerse yourself in both long and short-term projects as a Senior Backend Engineer Consultant at Playground. Whether working in-house or directly with clients, your role is pivotal in our phase of expansion, with many new clients in the pipeline. Your assignments will be thoughtfully matched to your skills, past experiences, and personal interests.

  • Get involved in client projects
  • Collaborate closely on our in-house clients
  • Engage in backend development using Java, Kotlin, Go or TS πŸ‘©πŸΌβ€πŸ’»
  • Contributing new ideas and creative solutions
  • When not assigned to a client, initiative and improve the company πŸ’š

Simply put: Tailor your work to your strengths, interact closely with clients, choose projects that excite you, create innovative solutions, grow professionally, and play a key role in our evolution and enhancement! πŸ₯³

We're Looking For

  • At least 5 years of experience in building backend systems
  • Have good knowledge of Java, Kotlin, Golang or Typescript
  • Have practical knowledge of deploying to cloud services such as GCP, AWS, and/or Azure.
  • Skilled in building APIs
  • Can communicate fluently in English

Why Choose Playground

At Playground, we're more than just a workplace; we're a vibrant community of tech enthusiasts who are passionate about what we do. Here are some compelling reasons to join us:

  • We offer an attractive salary package πŸ’Έ
  • Enjoy a 5,000 SEK annual wellness allowance to promote a healthy lifestyle 🧘
  • 30 days of paid vacation for you to relax and recharge
  • Benefit from personalized mentorship to support your professional growth
  • Access to Udemy, fully funded certifications, and industry conferencesπŸ‘©πŸ»β€πŸŽ“
  • Receive up to 10,000 SEK for home office setup
  • Customize your workspace with your preferred equipment
  • Recharge with breakfast sandwiches, energy bars/drinks, and team lunch activities
  • Be a part of a team of humble, knowledgeable, and supportive colleagues ❀️