Lead Developer

    Edventures Published: June 11, 2019
    Anywhere, Sweden
    Job Type


    About the job

    We are now looking for a developer with the ambition to join our team as Head of Tech / Lead Developer. The position starts as soon as we found the right person and will run over a 5-8 month trial period, to see how well we fit together. If the trial period is mutually successful, we want to keep you as a co-founder and make you a shareholder in the company.

    In the role as Head of Tech, you have the opportunity to set the direction of our tech stack, build a great team and develop an amazing product. Your tasks will be very varied and will shift from time to time - sometimes being focused on hands-on development and sometimes be focused on strategic technical decisions.


    You will…

    • lead and set the direction for our technical development
    • be responsible for developing new and improving existing features
    • set the architectural and technical directions, and see them through
    • write efficient C# code, keeping object-oriented programming in mind
    • participate in all areas of product development and really contribute to the future of both the product and the company
    • help maintain and improve code quality, organisation, and automatisation
    • be working from the beach, the couch or the coffee shop - anywhere you like really
    • be working closely with our AI developer
    • contribute to the development of our company culture
    • keep an eye on costs


We need you to be

    • Familiar with .NET
    • Experienced with C# and its ecosystem
    • Familiar with Python and its ecosystem, or willing to get familiar
    • Familiar with continuous integration, like Jenkins, or willing to get familiar
    • Familiar with Docker and Kubernetes
    • Familiar using code versioning tools, like Git and SVN
    • Familiar with any of the cloud services, like Azure, AWS and Googe Cloud
    • Experience of developing backend systems and having a 360 perspective of the development
    • Comfortable with basic data management, regarding scraping, storing, cleaning etc.
    • Able to effortlessly explain and describe technical issues and solutions for team members with less technical knowledge
    • Fluent in English, oral and written
    • Familiar with GDPR, or willing to get familiar


    It’s a bonus if you are

    • Familiar with basic machine learning algorithms
    • Familiar with NLP related languages, models and libraries, like NLTK, SQUAD and BERT
    • Familiar with remote working


    We believe you are

    • Have finished, or about to finish, BS/MS studies in Computer Science, or related
    • Eager to use your technical skills to do some real impact in the world
    • Eager to grow both professionally and personally
    • Responsible and able to work independently with ease
    • A communicative and technological team player
    • A natural problem solver and a goal oriented person with a strong can-do attitude
    • A person who enjoys an innovative environment and continuously contributes to it
    • Interested in Machine Learning and NLP related innovation
    • Disciplined and motivated enough to be able to work remote


    We offer you

    • A creative and performance oriented work environment
    • Continuous personal and professional development as one of our core team members
    • A culture that encourages innovation, creativity and exponential learning
    • The opportunity to build and manage your own team of developers
    • An entrepreneurial environment in constant evolution where you will influence the future
    • The opportunity to tell your grandchildren “I was there when from the beginning”
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