Senior Backend Developer

Company: SWITCHR AS
Job Location: Stockholm, Sweden
Type of Job: Full-time/Regular

SWITCHR is the energy company owned by the people. It is the green tech first-mover where anyone can invest in large scale solar power plants through an intuitive investment platform. While doing this, users can create an income and follow the energy production in realtime on their smartphone.

With an innovative business model and a highly experienced team, we build the company with previous successful startups and an exit experience in the backpack.

Together, we unite under one mission: to revolutionize and disrupt the way we own and produce energy. 


To realize this vision, we are looking for a passionate senior Backend Engineer who wants to embark on this exciting journey. 

What you will be doing at SWITCHR

As SWITCHRs senior backend developer, you will work closely together with the tech team. You will be in full charge of the backend side of the SWITCHR investment platform, from maintenance to continuous development. As an instrumental part of the SWITCHR team, you will also participate in meetings with stakeholders where your technical expertise will bring clarity to the big picture.

But that’s not all. You’ll also join an insanely driven solar power family who believes in hard work for a greater cause. We also believe hard work has to be balanced with humor and play. At SWITCHR, we support each other and make sure the sun keeps shining through times of challenge and times of success. 

 

Education and experience

  • Bachelor’s degree in computer programming, computer science, or a related field
  • 5+ years of backend work experience 

 

Required skills

  • Fluency in one or more server-side languages such as Java, Python or PHP
  • Experience in developing highly scalable APIs and infrastructure 
  • Great knowledge in working with databases
  • PostgreSQL experience 
  • Strong problem-solving skills
  • Docker or Kubernetes (or similar)
  • Strong team player spirit and leadership skills

 

Bonus skills

  • 1+ years of backend experience within the fin tech field
  • Knowledge in working with Go/Golang
  • Google Cloud experience
  • Basic knowledge in HTML5 and CSS
  • Understanding of some React JS concepts

 

Benefits

  • Join a green tech first mover who brings solar power to the people
  • Become a part of the global transformation from fossil fuels to renewable energy
  • Work with a unique and highly scalable investment platform 
  • You will be offered shares in the company right from the start
  • A monthly salary that is negotiable before start
  • You will be offered ownership of solar panels in our large scale power plants 

 

Headquarters

Norrsken Foundation
Birger Jarlsgatan 57 C, Stockholm

 

Are you the one?

If you feel like you're a good fit for SWITCHR and are eager to revolutionize the energy sector with fin tech, send in your application to The Hub. If you have any questions, reach out to simon@switchr.global and we’ll get back to you soon! 

Skills: Java/Python or PHP, Scalable API:s, PostgreSQL, Docker or Kubernetes, Team player, Leadership skills
Degree: Bachelor's Degree
Job # 809090SEOT16401