We are looking for a front end software engineer with experience and interest in working with scaling successful experiments developed with your brand team and helping on building common platform parts in order to bring value to further media houses.
Who we are
You will work with Aftonbladet, Sweden’s biggest news source, engaging more than 4 million people on a daily basis. Aftonbladet’s mission is: “Aftonbladet aim to make Sweden a little bit better, the world a little more understandable and life a little bit easier ”.
Our organisation, Schibsted News Media, has 300+ experts in product management, UX and technology. We build new digital products and technical platforms for Schibsted News Media and Next, enabling independent journalism thrive with products people love.
We like to experiment and challenge our technology choices as much as possible to create amazing user experiences. We are humble and care a lot about our craft, always helping each other to become better at it. We test, we fail and learn.
Who you are
We are looking for a Front End Engineer with Node.js and React competence. If you have a proven track record of working with microservices architecture, passion to solve complex development problems and produce the highest quality code while striving to push the technical boundaries of online applications, we would like to meet you!
Experience with Docker, CI/CD, and AWS is a plus. Also, if you have experience within devops and an agile mindset.
What you will do
- Continuously designing and developing new features to push our products to the next level.
- Building the front-end of applications through appealing visual design.
- Experimenting with new technologies and solutions.
- Addressing problems, defining tech solutions and collaboratively working with other teams to solve challenges and integrate applications in a cloud environment.
- Ensuring high performance and responsiveness to requests from the front-end.
- Working with data scientists and analysts to improve software.
- Sharing knowledge and coaching others.
You will work closely with the Aftonbladet stakeholders, data analysts and SEO-colleagues in order to attract a broad audience, form habits of high engagement and deliver on the societal-journalistic mission. Your work might have a great impact on scaling successful experiments developed with your brand team and helping on building common platform parts in order to bring value to further media houses.
As a member of the team, you will be part of a high speed, inclusive and fun environment where openness, collaboration, innovation and passion is key. You will work with talented people, and will be making an impact on how journalism is consumed as well as shaping the digital news media business of tomorrow.
We support each other in our curiosity by encouraging knowledge sharing in a creative environment! We run internal tech forums, lean coffee, meetups, open tracks etc. We have an internal company for learning and development, which we continuously work together with in order to have an updated training catalogue, with tech, product and leadership courses. 10% of your working time can be used for innovation, learning or experimenting with new solutions and technologies.
We believe in empowering people in their daily lives! One way of doing this is through the power of open source, here are some of our contributions: https://schibsted.github.io/