Python Backend Developer

Job Type:
Full-time
Location:
Sweden
Development

About the position

Want to tackle challenges on the cutting edge of media technology? With us, you can change how some of the largest brands in the world discover their media to create stories and collaborate without barriers. We’re redefining what media management can be, and there’s an open spot for you to join. 

Iconik is seeking a python backend developer, for our product team. For this role, we're looking for a driven developer, with a bachelor or masters degree in computer science, or equivalent. We work in a cloud based micro services architecture, with primarily Python and Flask.  

At iconik, we make every effort to find the perfect balance between alignment and autonomy in our teams. Over the years, this has been the secret sauce to allow each team member to succeed so we can achieve great things together. In this role, you will have a great deal of autonomy in your prospective area while collaborating with the rest of the R&D team.

You will have  great work flexibility, competitive salary, and extensive benefits. And because we understand that our products evolve alongside our people,  iconik offers opportunities to advance and grow into your role with added knowledge from additional courses and training.

What you'll be doing

  • Software development in Python, and possibly other programming languages
  • Participate in testing and documentation efforts.
  • Participate in our backend support to investigate customer issues.

Skills and Experience

  • At least 3 years professionally working with Python development. Experience with Flask, Marshmallow and Celery is a plus. 
  • An academic background, preferably in Computer Science
  • A proven track record that you can work independently and come up with good solutions to problems
  • Experience with Elasticsearch, RabbitMQ, Cassandra, Redis and Kubernetes is meriting.
  • Experience with working in cloud environments, such as Google Cloud or AWS. 
  • You’re naturally curious, love learning new things, and are proactive in sharing knowledge with others.
  • You possess a strong sense of urgency in driving projects to completion while achieving the desired business outcomes.

Our Current Stack

  • Typescript with some Javascript
  • React / Redux 
  • Cypress for testing
  • Jenkins Automated build system
  • Cloud based deployments to Google Cloud and Amazon S3

Benefits We Offer

  • Flexible working environment and working hours
  • Private health insurance
  • Wellness grants (Friskvårdsbidrag)
  • 25 days vacation
  • Parental leave
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About iconik

Every industry uses video to tell its stories, that’s why iconik is making media management for everyone with an elegant solution that democratizes media throughout entire organizations to make it effortless to find content and collaborate with others.  With us, you’ll get to serve inspiring customers like Google, Vice, MGM, and Spotify during an exciting time of rapid growth.

Iconik was launched in 2018 with an international team based in Sweden, the USA, and throughout Europe. Nearly everyone who was with us at the start is still with us today. Our co-founders are serial entrepreneurs who bootstrapped and exited their first company while building a work culture of humble excellence that still remains today. We believe strongly in finding the most passionate people and giving them the freedom to be amazing as they stay in sync with their teams.

We welcome people of all backgrounds, experiences, abilities and perspectives. We are an equal opportunity employer and a supportive place to work.

Come do your best work with us!