Senior Software Engineer (DevOps) - C2C Containers
Posted on Wednesday, August 9, 2023
On our path to becoming the world’s favorite way to shop, we’re assembling an unparalleled global talent network, accelerating individual careers, and disrupting entire industries. We are on a mission to liberate humanity from all the meaningless time spent managing their purchases and finances, so they can do more of what they love. We’re in search of global talent eager to embrace our atmosphere and defy their own expectations.
C2C: Containers is in search of a Senior Software Engineer (DevOps), ready to take the next exciting leap in their career. This is your chance to join the team behind one of Klarna’s most critical products and flagship of the KEP Domain, the C2C Platform. Today, it runs 90% of Klarna’s services — a figure that continues to grow and allows us to have regular company-wide impact.
As a key member of our team, your role would be vital in reducing complexity for most of Klarna, striking a delicate balance between standardisation and giving our customers (Klarna system owners) control every step of the way.
Who we are looking for
We’re interested in individuals who maintain composure under pressure, approach tasks methodically, and communicate effectively.
If you’re someone who wishes to enhance your existing knowledge of cloud computing, infrastructure and platform products, you might be the perfect fit. You’ll have the opportunity to represent and contribute not only to our team but also to the Infrastructure Orchestration Platform group, the heart of Klarna’s cloud infrastructure, and the entire Klarna Engineering Platform domain.
How we work
In our team we operate with various workstreams, where one or two engineers work close together towards achieving a larger goal. They are responsible for the full delivery cycle, from design to implementation to release, with direction and support from our team of highly experienced engineers and the product manager. Our roadmap is packed with exciting developments! You are welcome to check it out to see what’s on the horizon.
We are preferably looking for candidates based in Stockholm, Berlin, or Wroclaw due to our team and group presence in these cities. Are you ready to step up to this rewarding challenge? If this opportunity has sparked your interest, please reach out to Anni Kallio for more information. We look forward to hearing from you
What you will do:
- Build, improve and maintain Klarna’s managed runtime platform, built on AWS ECS (Soon ECS on Fargate)
- Collaborate in and lead workstreams from design to implementation to releaseInteract with hundreds of Klarna engineering teams
- Represent the team and the C2C platform as the KEP domain’s flagship product
- Collaborate with other teams in the group for shared Cloud/Infrastructure goals
You should have:
- Analytical and methodical approach
- Good, clear communication skills
- Calm approach when things don’t go as planned
- Solution-oriented, standardisation mindset
- Hands-on experience with cloud computing
- Desire to learn and grow
- In-depth understanding of what brings value to customers (Klarna system owners) and Klarna as a company
You might also have:
- Experience with infrastructure-as-code tooling such as Docker and Terraform
- Experience with AWS ECS
- Knowledge of Fargate and typescript
- Stakeholder management skills
What we offer:
Diversity & Community
With our diversity of skills, perspectives and backgrounds, we can create, innovate, and disrupt like no other. Diversity is part of who we are, and essential to our success.
Ownership & Impact
Here, every voice matters. We’re organized into hundreds of small teams, each run like a start-up, focused on their own problem-space.
Trust & Collaboration
Successes and failures are won together at Klarna in a melting pot of teams. Win, lose, and learn, we’re on this path together.
If you love what you do, you should love where you do it. We appreciate that everyone’s different and has their own preferences of where and how to work. We genuinely believe in the power of regular face-to-face interactions in building close connections with our teams, but we also strongly believe people can work effectively remotely. This means that combining both is the key to success.
At Klarna, You can choose between working from the office, hybrid within your employment country, or even outside of it for up to 20 working days per year. Flex it up!
Challenges & Rewards
We take a very Swedish approach to benefits. Support for parents, health and wellness perks—we’ve got you covered.
Since 2005 Klarna has been on a mission to revolutionize the retail banking industry. With over 150 million global active users and 2 million transactions per day, Klarna is meeting the changing demands of consumers by saving them time and money while helping them be informed and in control. Over 450,000 global retail partners, including H&M, Saks, Sephora, Macys, IKEA, Expedia Group, and Nike have integrated Klarna's innovative technology to deliver a seamless shopping experience online and in-store. Klarna has over 6,000 employees and is active in 45 markets. For more information, visit Klarna.com
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