Ref: JFI1011211_1636560023

Senior Backend Developer - Stockholm


  • Negotiable
  • Developer Role
  • Skills: Tourism, platform, Java, .NET, Golang, Backend, back end, back-end, SaaS, product, modern, development
  • Level: Senior

Job description

Senior Backend Developer - Stockholm


The company:

Here at Jefferson Frank, I am working exclusively with a client in the travel and tourism industry. They have built a SaaS platform which is used by tourism intermediaries and vendors who require support with e-commerce, marketing and distribution activities. Their solutions are used by thousands of vendors across Europe including Ski Operators and booking platforms such as and Now in a position where they are building their client base and the organisation itself you will be joining an ambitious and growing organisation that put's great value in maintaining that start-up feel with personality and passion.

After recently taking on a very well known, Swedish organisation within this sector they are looking to take on experienced backend developers to primarily work with this one client. Hiring plans also extend to matching ongoing growth due to recent market successes. All of which means they need to make additional hires for their development team to be based in Stockholm.

In this position you will be gaining exposure to working on a large infrastructure which requires the use of modern technologies to maintain strong performance whilst also being scalable and easily maintainable. You'll bring experience of working on large scale booking systems and expertise across the development process from initial architectural planning all the way through to testing and bug fixes/maintaining platforms.

The role:

In this position you will be joining with a track record in software development with ideally, 5 years experience of building and maintaining large backend infrastructures which supports on-boarding of new clients, functionalities and e-commerce services. You will have a strong level of understanding with a core programming language such as Ruby On Rails, PHP, Java, .NET or Golang alongside experience with Object Oriented Programming technologies such as SpringBoot or Hibernate.

In terms of responsibilities, you'll be responsible for working primarily with their new client which is a powerhouse in ticketing services within Sweden. You will be developing end-to-end product solutions for tours and activities. Since you will be one of the senior professionals within the team you will be responsible for training and mentoring passing your knowledge onto the more junior members of the team and aiding their personal development. You will bring self confidence and great problem solving skills to your team.

Mandatory Requirements:

* 5 years development experience with a core programming language
* Object Oriented Programming experience
* Independent worker

Preferable Requirements:

* Fluent in Swedish and English
* Experience in a similar, senior position
* Experience with MongoDB and Rest technologies

In return you will be joining a rapidly growing organisation that is committed to remaining agile and keeping their start-up feel with a close-knit development team. You will receive a health and wellbeing allowance alongside an industry leading ITP1 pension and 25 days holiday. You will be able to take advantage of their relaxed working policy which allows for hybrid working when it comes to working from home.

To apply for this position send your CV via the portal below or send an email to!