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At Paradox, we are focused on bringing value to our community by creating groundbreaking features for both players and game developers. If you are a passionate Developer who would like to work at a successful games company, full of people passionate about technology and games, read on and learn how you can be part of the fun and talented DevOps department!

We are now looking for a JavaScript Developer to work as part of our Data Team in the DevOps department. The DevOps department is responsible for the Paradox Ecosystem which provides a variety of services and products to Paradox’s various Game Studios. 

In this role you will work in a cross-functional team of Data Engineers and Developers, working together to build a scalable, reliable and secure data platform. Development projects will primarily be focused on building data infrastructure and pipelines, working on our telemetry service and security services such as our GDPR tool and authentication layer. 


What you will be doing:

  • General backend development (NodeJS)
  • Optimize and extend our data platform and related data services
  • Contribute to the design and maintenance of the database architecture
  • Development of our authentication service
  • Collaborate with developers and data engineers on bigger data projects


What we would like to see:

  • At least 4 years of experience with backend development in JavaScript (NodeJS)
  • Extensive experience writing backend services, such as REST APIs
  • Educational or vocational experience of working with a database query language (SQL variants)

 

Ways to stand out from the crowd:

  • Previous experience working on a live product or service designed to be frequently updated 
  • Experience running applications on a cloud service (AWS, Microsoft Azure, Google Cloud or the like)
  • Experience with writing automated tests of your code, from unit to end-to-end testing
  • Good understanding and practical experience of Agile methodologies.
  • Knowledge of terraform
  • Experience with high volume traffic and scaling such services
  • Experience with Kafka

We believe you are a service-minded, driven, and explorative individual; Your English communication skills are excellent. You are patient, taking the time to understand others as well as in explaining yourself.

Practical information:

Scope: Full time and permanent

Reports to: Data Manager

Location: This position is based in Stockholm, Sweden


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If you think that this description matches you, we highly encourage you to apply as soon as possible as we will interview candidates continuously. If you don't match all the requirements, please demonstrate how your passion, attitude and interest in Paradox might compensate for this.

At Paradox Interactive we celebrate difference and care deeply about diversity and inclusion. We therefore encourage you, no matter who you are, to apply for this job if you think you’d be  a great addition to our team.

Or, know someone who would be a perfect fit? Let them know!

Stockholm, Sweden

Magnus Ladulåsgatan 4
118 66 Stockholm Directions View page

Working at Paradox

So what’s in it for you? We keep it simple and have divided this into four areas: work, social, development, and compensation. This is a brief summary of our perks and what it means to work at Paradox. If you want to know more - get in touch!


  • Work

    Small teams and accessible managers means that your contributions are important to us

    You are close to the final product, our community and our fans - we encourage you to interact with our community and players directly through social media, our forum, and via streams

    Work/Life balance is important to us so our plans do not rely on crunch (this does not mean we never work overtime but overtime is relatively uncommon)

  • Social

    Company-wide Social Hour every Friday with snacks & beverages

    Yearly company parties

    Ping-Pong table/Pool Table, Warhammer table, and lots and lots of board games

    Spoiler-free break room environment for at least a week after major movie/show launch

  • Development

    Leadership courses available for all employees

    We continuously send employees to conferences and development opportunities such as GDC and GamesCom

    Lunch n´ Learn sessions held by employees: topics range from everything between “Doing business in China” to “Surviving the zombie apocalypse”

  • Compensation

    Competitive monthly salary and salary revision once per year

    Participation in our company wide profit share program

    5+1 weeks of paid vacation per year

    For international hires, we will provide relocation assistance (Visa application, Initial Home Finding, Settling in Service, and your flight)

Our Culture

In November 2016, we gathered the entire company for a four day conference in Malta. The focus of the conference was to discuss company direction, discuss our internal goals, and also put into words the company culture we are so keen to keep as we continue to grow. Together, we decided that the following cultural pillars are what makes up the foundation of Paradox:

- DEDICATED

- PASSIONATE

- GET SHIT DONE

- OPEN-MINDED

- NERDY

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