Senior Backend Developer to Advinans

Grooo has been commissioned to find a Senior Backend Developer to join Advinans team here in Stockholm. Advinans is a modern benefits management company, focusing on pension and insurances. With modern tech and low/transparent pricing Advinans is winning in the market and growing quickly.

About Advinans 

Advinans is a tech company disrupting the Swedish benefits industry. With modern tech they can create smooth processes for the employers and great services for the end user. By Using modern tech they have a great cost advantage to inefficient incumbents. 

Founded in 2015 Advinans has built a leading platform with strong commercial traction in the Swedish market. With strong momentum Advinans has great opportunities to further expand and finetune its services. And They have just started. The Swedish market opportunity is roughly 3 million end users, with a pension market of ca 500 bn SEK (and growing) and an insurance market of ca 10 bn SEK in yearly premiums. 

Advinans platform is built on the latest tech – built on a micro service architecture, with node.js in the back end and react in the front end with GraphQL APIs. The platform is hosted on Google Cloud. Working in close cooperation with their customers they work with agile development. 

Advinans today have 23 employees, where 15 of them are working in IT development. It’s a professional yet relaxed culture – with a joint ambition to doing good. They sit in a great office on top the Centralstation in Stockholm. Advinans offer a strong compensation package with “ITP pension”, a very good insurance coverage inkl access to private healthcare, nice office, afterworks etc. 

What will you do? 
As a senior backend developer you have an important role building a system that needs to be smart, scalable and secure. You main focus will be to develop new platforms like mortgage, saving account and preferential portal, as well as further develop already existing platforms. You will work with techniques such as Node.js, Kubernetes and Google cloud.

The development team is split into two teams- “Advice & Core” and “Benefit”. As a senior backend developer you will take a wide responsibility in supporting the team to make the right decisions. As you will be one of the most senior, your thoughts and ideas will be blended a lot with CTO to find solutions in continuing to build a great product. As the company grows, there will be opportunities for you to take responsibility for your own team.

Advinans work with individual two-week sprints where they set a theme for each sprint. As a developer at Advinans, you do not only get to work within the team in a sprint, you also get to work with their product development team and compliance.

The missing link
To succeed in the role we believe you have a couple of years of experience working with backend development and are familiar with Node.js or other relevant modern technologies as Python, Elixir, Scala or Go. If you have worked with Google Cloud, Microservices and have an interest in finance it gives you an extra edge.

At Advinans you will get the opportunity to be a part of a high performing team in a company that grows fast. To fit in with the current team we think you are a hardworking person, solution oriented and great to hang around with. The teams at Advinans values teamwork and collaboration, where you are encourage to always take initiative and to continuously improve and develop yourself. You like the thought of working in a new started business and the fact that everything goes quickly where your suggestions can be implemented fast.

Sounds interesting?
Then we like to hear from you so that we can tell you more! Apply through our webpage or contact Olivia at 070-605 0922 or olivia.strandberg@grooo.com

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