Back-end Software engineer

Location: Oslo, Norway

Do you want to be part of an international and innovative team, and help develop next generation security platform?

We are an experienced and successful team with offices in Oslo, Norway and California, USA who have set out on a mission to “Secure the World’s Connected Devices”. Our two award winning products are the established CFEngine.com and the newly released Mender.io.

As part of building out our team, we are looking for a backend software engineer to help scale up Mender.io. Mender.io recently got awarded more than EUR 2 million from EU to help secure the world’s connected devices, and the product, based on open source, has in a short period of time become a standard for over-the-air (OTA) updates of IoT and connected devices.

Are you self-driven and smart? Do you have ambitions to make a difference? We seek a product life-cycle (designing, implementing, documenting, testing, maintaining and supporting) developer.


Main responsibilities

  • Research new opportunities and challenges at higher level
  • Plan and estimate time for new features
  • Develop, test and document new features
  • Be responsible for quality and maintenance of your software (you write it, you own it)
  • Deliver user friendly and best in class documentation
  • Troubleshoot and identify the root cause of issues
  • Work closely with Product Owner and other engineers to ensure product
    • scalability
    • performance
    • resiliency
    • security

Desired skills and experience

  • Msc. in Engineering, Information Technology, or similar
  • Minimum 3 years of professional Linux programming experience
  • Previously architected and decided on tooling for back-end scalable web applications
  • Back-end web programming experience at scale (git, RESTful APIs, HTTP)
  • Golang experience, or willingness and ability to learn Golang
  • Python and test frameworks such as pytest
  • Experience with MongoDB or other NoSQL databases
  • Ability to effectively articulate technical challenges and solutions
  • Experience with developing hosted or cloud product
  • Experience working in distributed agile teams is a plus
  • Security and quality minded

How do you know if this is the right job for you?

You want to be part of something new, cool and meaningful. You want to make a material difference. You are open-minded and embrace change as a good thing. You possess the “entrepreneurial” DNA. You believe you will thrive in our working culture, and want to be part of an international and innovative team.

We look forward to hearing from you.


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