Location: Oslo, Norway  

Type: Backend Developer

Application deadline: ASAP

Xeneta is changing the business of the $200B container-shipping industry and has since its launch in 2012 grown to become the world's leading information platform for ocean freight intelligence. With our international background from technology, business and global trade we have developed a solution to the challenges traditionally related to trade within the containerized shipping industry. We were awarded the title of "Norway Startup of the Year 2016" by Nordic Startup Awards. A title we hold close to heart. 

We are currently looking for Backend Developers to help us process the ever-growing amounts of data we receive from our customers. As part of our team, you’ll build internal tools for data acquisition and aggregation, outlier detection and visualization, and integrations with external systems. You will be working with Python, MongoDB and PostgreSQL, Docker and libraries like Flask and Celery.

Our company is one of the fastest growing tech companies in the industry, and the position in question offers an excellent career opportunity for the right person.

REQUIREMENTS

  • Over 3 years of experience in developing web applications. You will need a good understanding of modern web technologies and data processing. 
  • Very good knowledge of Python or similar, high-level programming languages. The ability to deliver well-structured and tested code is essential.
  • Fluent in English, oral and written. 
  • Relevant higher education can help your application.

WHAT WE OFFER

  • A modern development stack.
  • A great work environment with highly motivated people.
  • You will be part of a 10-person development department, split in small, agile teams. We encourage you to pick the best tools for the job and educate your peers in their benefits.
  • Dedicated time for learning and experimentation. We encourage all our developers to expand their skills and try both frontend and backend development.
  • Competitive benefits, along with a generous vacation plan and flexible working hours.
  • An opportunity to be a part of building a global company that is transforming an industry.
  • Beer and cake! Really, what more do you need?

Still excited? Apply here and we'll be in touch! Oh - be sure to give us an idea of who you are as a real live person—not just your professional experience.