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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, JavaScript 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 Portal 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. These products and services comprise the Paradox ecosystem which includes the Paradox Account service, Paradox Mods, cross-platform multiplayer, social/player features (leaderboards, cloud saves, forums, etc.), the Paradox Store, the Paradox Game SDK, and much more!

As part of the Portal team you will be responsible for the internal back-office system that other teams build on top of to create the various administrative interfaces required to manage our portfolio of games and their related services. The Portal consists of two aspects, a developer documentation and API reference content system, and an administrative UI contextualized by our various games. All of the systems are built using JavaScript; React for the frontend and NodeJS for the backend. The Portal team will be focused on a short term project to migrate a deprecated .NET back-office system to the Portal, as well as build new tools for use by the User Research team as well as the various QA teams within Paradox.

What you will be doing:

  • Developing the PDX Cortex product offering in ReactJS and NodeJS (JavaScript)
    • Deliver features related to editing, displaying, and managing the documentation content contained in the document repository (Confluence)
    • Improve deployment and build pipeline with the help of the Automation team
  • Developing the Portal framework that PDX Cortex is built on top of (JavaScript)
  • Migrating old .NET back-office administrative portal to PDX Cortex
  • Build NodeJS (JavaScript) services to replace .NET and Scala deprecated monolith
  • Build features relating to User Research game playtests and playtest player data management

What we need to see:

  • 2+ years experience working with JavaScript ES6+
  • 2+ years experience working with React (or similar SPAs like Vue, Angular, etc.)
  • 2+ years experience working with NodeJS as a backend API service

Ways to stand out from the crowd:

  • Knowledge in GraphQL 
  • Storybook experience with creating a UI library 

We believe you are a service-minded, driven, and explorative individual; You are comfortable with solving problems and working autonomously within a group. Your role in a team is flexible and can include being the one who identifies viable solutions and implements appropriate solutions, as well as mentor others. Your English communication skills, both verbal and oral, are excellent and are backed by patience in taking the time to understand others as well as in explaining yourself.

Practical information:
Scope: Full time and permanent
Reports to: Programming 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!

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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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