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Backend Developer

Mynewsdesk is the leading PR and communications platform in scandinavia. We are enabling our customers stories to reach the right audience. Help us to create a world where no story goes untold or unheard!

We are looking for a backend developer to strengthen our team in Oslo that focus on media monitoring. We monitor sources from from around the world to make sure our customers can stay informed using our media database, which spans over 100.000 media sources and terabytes of data. We see exciting possibilities for creating innovative services based on our data set using machine learning and big data analysis. We need your help to keep the system running smoothly while delivering value to our customers and upgrading the system to meet future needs.

What is it like to work at Mynewsdesk?

We offer a workplace where the development teams are working in close collaboration with product managers, designers and quite recently also our new data unit. We share our knowledge and interests in cross-team meetings, internal conferences and lunch presentations.

Who are you?

  • Experienced with Java and preferably a dynamic language such as Python or Ruby
  • Experienced with relational databases and ideally index-based solutions like Elasticsearch or Solr
  • Comfortable with a *NIX command prompt
  • Interested in or have some experience with Machine Learning
  • Last but not least; you care about software quality

What will you do?

  • Build and improve our media monitoring system using modern cloud solutions such as Heroku, Amazon S3, Aurora and Elasticsearch Service
  • Work mainly with backend and middleware, but some experience with web frontend development will be appreciated
  • Cooperate with our teams in Sweden and Germany
  • Continuously deliver value to thousands of users and millions of visitors

Benefits

  • Competitive salary and pension, wellness allowance and 25 days annual leave
  • International environment with offices and colleagues all over the world
  • An environment for learning with conferences and monthly lab days
  • Flexible working hours and possibility to work from home
  • Modern office environment in walking distance from Oslo Central Station
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Workplace & Culture

It’s not just a job, it’s so much more. Mynewsdesk is a creative workplace where we make the most out of your talents and what you’re good at. Our high is in people and their development. Mynewsdesk is a place for you to grow, both professionally and as an individual. As a company, we are growing too. We are looking for people to join our teams, to build, sell, market, administrate and facilitate the world’s leading PR platform.

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