Lead Engineer | Undutchables

Lead Engineer

Stockholm, reference 2021-00600

Job description

You will get the opportunity to work with a very motivated team. The location of the company is smashing, outstanding view in an innovative and dynamic office in Kista. The building has many facilities that can be used and as you have flexible working hours, why not work out in the gym before lunch and then enjoy lunch in one of the many restaurants in the area! At this moment they are working remotely, but the wish is to have everyone working in the office in the future.

As a Lead Engineer, you will play an important part in a small but focused team that provides and manages the infrastructure for both the internal and external IT in the Cloud and on-prem hardware and software. Problem-solving, communication, and quality routines will be part of your daily tasks. They work with developers on building and maintaining a CI/CD pipeline so we can deliver the products to end-users with the quality and availability they expect. You will have a lot of opportunities to develop your skills, and you will collaborate with other departments like Sales and Development.

You’ll be part of a small team in a flat organization where everyone is encouraged to contribute with ideas, improvements that span across the organization. This role is perfect for a person with a great interest in video communication and a desire to extend their knowledge in system integration, automation, and cloud technologies. This is the perfect place to learn about the technologies involved in running and scaling an online interactive video platform. The role also offers opportunities to try out other positions within the company.

Feel great and contribute with your knowledge in an environment where freedom with responsibility is highly valued in a proactive working culture. Everyone is encouraged and willing to learn and contribute to a great result!

You will work on making the video platform even better by developing more creative features. Make it more useful, stronger, and powerful by using your creativity. Today a lot of videos are streamed on the platform and your task is to create the ability to add more images and communications to and around the videos and the push out of more information through the video content.


With your innovative attitude, you are able to help the company to build success further and work on exciting projects. Join them today on this exciting journey!

Who are you?

To be successful in this position we think you are an experienced engineer, that is comfortable on the Linux command line and has a solid understanding of networking and different layers of the operating system. You are communicative and like to collaborate with others in an open and flat organizational structure. You are comfortable troubleshooting unknown issues when they occur, and you are fluent with at least one scripting language that you have used to automate mundane tasks in your daily work. Ideally, you have a DevOps mindset and it’s a plus if you have experience with Kubernetes and cloud technologies in general and you are happy to learn them. You are a self-going person that spots areas of improvement and acts on those. If you are interested in video streaming technologies, it is a plus.
You will enjoy life at this company if you are able to master the mix of working within a team and also being a self-starter when needed. It is a fast-growing company with an entrepreneurial culture which means you need to be pragmatic and creative. There are huge possibilities for growth within the company!

We think you have post-secondary education in Computer Engineering or equivalent.
Good knowledge about design patterns, understanding of Web Services (REST), and experience working with automated tests.
You thrive in an agile environment where you are involved and solve technical challenges and are also able to influence the development of new products. You also have an excellent command of the English language. Fluency in English is a must.
As a person, you have passion for what you do! You are good in your technical field and like to find innovative solutions. You thrive in a role where you will be able to grow and develop in your field and you appreciate having a team to brainstorm ideas with. You have a problem-solving mentality and good communication skills. You can communicate in English (technical and non-technical) very well.
You are knowledgeable within computer systems, such as Linux and Windows, and have system integrations understanding. Knowledge about APIs (Rest, JSON), scaling services, and networking (firewall, switch & VPN), as well as with high availability systems and you can write scripts.

It's a huge bonus if you're experienced in:

  1. Working with Google Cloud / Kubernetes or other cloud solution
  2. Identity Access Management
  3. Video processing with ffmpeg
  4. Automation / CI-CD pipelines
  5. Software development
  6. Tools like Git, Jenkins, LDAP
  7. Datacenter & hardware
  8. AWS
To enjoy life at this company you need to master the mix of working within a team and also being a self-starter/self-learner when needed. We’re a fast-growing company with an entrepreneurial culture which means you
need to be pragmatic and creative.

Are you ready to take on a great challenge?

Working conditions

Full-time contract, start asap. This position is in Stockholm and at this moment we will only be able to consider a candidate that is living in Stockholm already. Or, you have definite plans to move here in the near future.
Salary level to be discussed. At this moment there is no possibility of applying for a working permit for work in Sweden in this position.

Salary from: €5000,-
Salary to: €6000,-

Work location


Company description

Location: Stockholm, Sweden

Lead Engineer

Our client is an innovative company building a platform for video communication. They are a solid company with years of experience within their field and offices throughout Scandinavia. Their clients are market leaders and they are using this tool to reach a higher level with their marketing communication. Due to the increase of interest in their products, they are expanding their team. They are ambitious and wish to grow which gives a new employee a great challenge to work with the company and contribute to a good result and happy clients.

Good to know

If you are interested in this vacancy, you can apply by clicking on the button above. Your application will be sent directly to the recruiter in charge. IMPORTANT: if you are not yet registered with Undutchables we kindly ask you to do so. Your information will be handled in the strictest confidence and your CV will not be sent to a company unless you have given prior permission. We will invite you for an extensive interview, as soon as any potential job opportunities arise. We will advise you on issues regarding employment in the Netherlands and Sweden. Then, if possible, we will introduce you to a prospective company and provide support during the selection procedure.

Website: 2021-09-30

Recruiter contact

Karin Björkman, Undutchables Sweden
+46 (0)728532201
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Recruiter contact

Karin Björkman
Undutchables Sweden
E: karin.bjorkman@undutchables.se
T: +46 (0)728532201


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