Backend Developer - Schibsted Tech Polska
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Backend Developer

Gdańsk & Kraków



  • Join Helthjem, the fastest growing distribution company in Norway, where we’re aiming to provide the smoothest and most dynamic customer experience in the business.
  • We are currently building a new customer platform for dynamic self-service and communication to our end customers. We’re already integrated with the biggest e-commerce brands in the Nordics and are aiming to create a next-gen consumer experience by creating a brand new service portfolio. 
  • We’re looking for curious, forward thinking and agile developers that want to join a team where you will have a direct impact on the business. We have a flat hierarchy and encourage everyone to speak their mind.
  • Our development cycle is very dynamic, we strive for fast change with frequent deployments, while keeping the quality high with code reviews and close collaboration when needed. We try to maintain a high degree of autonomy in our teams, and they are largely free to choose which technologies are best suited for their tasks.


  • Work with backend applications written in Node.js for Core services and Elixir for event handling and integrations. All services are (currently) running on AWS infrastructure.
  • We focus on using the right tool for the right job, meaning we’re open to platforms and languages that solve the task at hand.
  • Manage MySQL/PostgreSQL databases on RDS (AWS) and Aiven 
  • Utilize existing backend systems and create our own APIs.
  • Collaborate closely with business developers and product teams
  • Investigate and handle issues reported by customer service team
  • Our web applications are created mainly using JavaScript and TypeScript with React.js.
  • Tool stack: Kubernetes (sk8), Github, Jira/Confluence, Notion.


  • You know how to write Node.js code..
  • You know your way around a database, we’re using MySQL/PostgreSQL.
  • You have experience or interest in learning event driven development (Elixir or similar functional languages).
  • You have good knowledge about RESTful API’s and know how to use them well.
  • You are agile and creative. You like to be involved in product development and are not afraid to ask your colleagues when you need help.
  • You communicate well in English, both in writing and orally.
  • Experience with writing tests will be an additional advantage.


Contact person Katarzyna Schierle
software-engineer-2 Hiring Manager Magnus Steenhoff

Our recruitment process - fully online!

Recruiter phone call

We are curious to get to know you and thus will ask you a few questions about your experience, motivation and expectations, as well as tell you more about Schibsted and our projects.

Technical interview

Now let's meet and talk about your knowledge and skills - we'll start from discussing your background/experience and then move forward to more complex topics. Don't forget asking questions too!

Team fit interview

Have a chance to meet the Product or Engineering Manager you will be working with. During this step we'll focus mostly on soft topics - your work style, approach to software development and other.

Career path

Our perks


Yearly bonus

(STI - Short Term Incentive) up to 18% according to seniority level


Tax-deductible costs

50% of tax-deductible costs for IT creators


Training budget

4000 PLN per year that can be used for books, conferences, online courses, you name it


Home office supplement

3000 PLN of financial support to make your WFH more enjoyable and healthy


Social package

400 benefit points (1 point = 1zł) transferrable to tickets, multisport, medical care, or a prepaid card


4 extra days off

We’re not minimalists. That’s why you get 4 days more than Polish law requires


In-house trainings

Improve your business, tech & soft skills during working hours


Tech Jump

Mentoring program that helps you to learn completely new frameworks and programming languages.


Mental health support

A voucher for 3 online sessions with a professional therapist and a series of mental health oriented webinars.



Sometimes you need to do your stuff without being at the office or start a day later thanks to flexible working hours.


Top-notch equipment

Most modern stuff with MacOs or Windows on board & mobile with either Android or iOS.

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