Software Engineer / Backend Developer

War On Cancer is a Stockholm-based tech startup that aims to radically improve the wellbeing of everyone affected by cancer. The first step towards achieving that has been to create the social network and app; War On Cancer.

You will be joining a fast paced company in a very interesting time with the possibility to shape processes, our ways of working and the company as a whole. Our Engineering team today consist of 7 engineers and we have the ambition to double that over the coming year.

What you will be doing:

  • Work across our tech stack (nodejs, ReactNative, Docker/Kubernetes, Azure DevOps, Elastic, and much more) primarily with backend problems
  • Operate and deploy, maintain and analyse our systems in Cloud environment
  • Be a part of the product development process including design, planning, testing, implementing, shipping and so forth
  • Constantly learn new things, explore technology, integrations and best practises together with self-improvement and make those around you better
  • Work in a fast-paced, collaborative, and inclusive environment, with a high level of freedom and responsibility

What you'll bring to the team:

  • A couple of years’ experience with software development and a bachelor in Computer Science or equivalent
  • A "doer" mentality and growth mindset, with a passion for solving problems wherever they are in any shape
  • Experience working with tools such as Git together with CI/CD pipelines
  • Passion for building high quality products with the user in focus

You would join as one of the first hires in our Stockholm Engineering team and would have a great opportunity to be part of shaping the processes, building the team and setting the ways of working moving forward. This is your chance to be part of something big that will have an impact on peoples health and wellbeing, physically, emotionally and psychologically. We encourage personal development and an open environment where no ideas are bad ideas.

We strongly believe in that great engineers wants and can learn new technologies quickly so in case you are not familiar with everything above; don't worry, you'll learn on the job!

If you have any questions regarding War On Cancer, jobs or recruitment process don't hesitate to contact us.

Or, know someone who would be a perfect fit? Let them know!

Workplace & Culture

We’re a humble, kind and purpose-driven team, working from Sweden, England, Bosnia and Mozambique.

We're fuelled by integrity and determination to make the world a better place for everyone affected by cancer.

Connect with us or swing by for a coffee at our office in Norrsken House, we're always happy to chat!

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