Javascript Developer - VGTV - Schibsted Tech Polska
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Javascript Developer - VGTV



About the project and the team

With half a million daily viewers and 300 million play starts a year – VGTV is by far Norway’s biggest web-tv channel. We cater for VGTV original shows, a library of 450 documentaries, premium sport live streams and 24/7 news and sports coverage.

The VGTV team is responsible for the video experience across all of VGs products and niche sites, which is visited by over 2.6 million users daily. Now we will take on the task to remake the destination and take the user experience to the next level which will be your first task as a developer in our team. Previous work with video or video platforms is no requirement, but passion for online video is definitely something we are looking for.

VGTV works in close collaboration with Stream which is Schibsted Media’s central platform for delivering video content, that covers all parts of video workflow within media house – from transcoding and ingesting live video through enhancing video metadata to playback and monetization.


Skills & requirements

In this role you will be working with Javascript (React), responsive web-design, RESTful and GraphQL microservices, SaSS, testing frameworks (Jest, Cypress), Git and Github.

We follow best practices like unit and end-to-end testing, use different continuous integration tools and utilize cloud platforms: AWS and Kubernetes.

As a member of the team, you will be part of a high speed, inclusive and fun environment where trust, openness, collaboration, and passion is key. 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 together.

Contact person Anastasiya Shelepava

Our recruitment process - now fully online!


Fill out the form and send us your CV - don't forget to mention all the things you are proud of! Once your CV is qualified for the next step of recruitment, you can expect contact from our recruiter.

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.

Programming task (optional)

Time to show off your practical skills during a home assignment - we don't want to stress you with onsite programming. Every solution is then carefully reviewed by our technical recruiters.

Technical interview

Now let's meet face-to-face and talk about your knowledge and skills - we'll start from reviewing your task 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.


Usually we need some time to summarise the process and then - yay, the offer is on the table! You have just received the opportunity to join one of our teams and work together with us :)

Our perks


Training budget

4000 PLN net & great flexibility. Books, conferences, online courses, you name it.


Social package

Each month you receive benefit points transferrable to tickets, discounts or a prepaid card.


Four extra days off

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



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.


Standing desks

All desks at our offices are adjustable, so you can always stretch your legs and stay more healthy.


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.



We’re not working in a client-contractor pattern. You’re part of a Scandinavian team, thus you often meet in the same location.



Choose the level that suits you and pick up your favorite sports venues.


Medical care

With flexible plans tailored to you or your family.


Electric scooters

We do have our own electric scooters ready to be borrowed for the work commuting.

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