Klarna careers 2022 in Toronto, ON – Lead Engineer (JavaScript)

  • Full Time
  • Toronto, ON
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About the job

On our path to becoming the world’s favorite way to shop, we’re assembling an unparalleled global talent network, accelerating individual careers, and disrupting entire industries. We are on a mission to liberate humanity from all the meaningless time spent managing their purchases and finances, so they can do more of what they love. We’re in search of global talent eager to embrace a hypergrowth atmosphere and defy their own expectations.

About Klarna

Klarna was founded in Stockholm, Sweden in 2005. Since then we’ve changed the banking industry forever. And now we’re creating the world’s smoothest shopping experience. We serve over 147+ million active consumers worldwide, and partner with 250,000 merchants – with a new merchant joining us every 8 minutes. We work with some of the world’s leading brands, such as H&M, ASOS, IKEA, Adidas, Samsung and Lufthansa. Our offices are spread over 20 different markets, hosted by 5000+ employees from 100+ nationalities.

Engineering at Klarna is an inspired, customer focused community, dedicated to crafting solutions that redefine our industry. Working in small, highly collaborative Agile teams, you and your team will have a clear mission and ownership of an important outcome that supports Klarna and our customers. At Klarna we optimize for quality, flow, fast feedback, focusing on end-to-end ownership, continuous improvement, testing, monitoring and experimentation. We aim for teams that are inclusive, helpful, and have a strong sense of ownership for the things they build.

We have officially opened the doors to a new major product engineering hub in Toronto and are looking for Lead Engineers to be part of our exciting journey. Our engineers make some of the most significant decisions for the company and we are looking for bold, open and curious developers. As a Klarnaut, you’ll be inspired to contribute to the growth of Europe’s most highly valued fintech and your work will reach millions of users. Interested? Then apply today and help us make online shopping even more smoooth!

What You’ll Get To Do

  • Use your deep technical knowledge to drive and shape the technical direction of our Klarna products.
  • Produce high quality code that impacts millions of customers a day.
  • Become a technical expert within your team and beyond.
  • Represent your team in discussions with other teams and groups across our global organization.
  • Guide and mentor others on the team.
  • Deliver results today, and help the team prepare their strategy and roadmap for the future.

Who You Are

  • You bring several years of experience working with a variety of stacks, including but not limited to: Javascript, React (or another JS framework), Node.js, Cypress, Jenkins, AWS and other systems.
  • Experienced and knowledgeable in building functional, user friendly, and extremely scalable products.
  • Proficient in software architecture including best-practice, design principles and have contributed to large-scale builds on both frontend and backend.
  • You are a long-term thinker with a keen eye for spotting problems and bottlenecks, thriving on quick iterative delivery.
  • Know and care about engineering practices like continuous delivery, shared code ownership, and automated testing.
  • Proven track record of delivering influential software, preferably in complex business models and highly transactional environments.

How To Apply

To apply, please attach CV or resumé in English. Klarna is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees and candidates. Please refrain from including your picture and age with your application.

What We Offer

Diversity & Community

With our diversity of skills, perspectives and backgrounds, we can create, innovate, and disrupt like no other. Diversity is part of who we are, and essential to our success.

Ownership & Impact

Here, every voice matters. We’re organized into hundreds of small teams, each run like a start-up, focused on their own problem-space.

Trust & Collaboration

Successes and failures are won together at Klarna in a melting pot of teams. Win, lose, and learn, we’re on this path together.

The Klarna Work Policy is designed to make sure we foster team collaboration while also ensuring a productive and flexible work environment. We work 2 days per week in the office on agreed days, and then 3 flexible days. We’re also providing each Klarnaut with an annual financial contribution to improve their flexible work life whether they use it to upgrade their work accessories, or their home office space!

Challenges & Rewards

We take a very Swedish approach to benefits. Support for parents, health and wellness perks—we’ve got you covered.

About Klarna

Since 2005 Klarna has been on a mission to revolutionize the retail banking industry. With over 90 million global active users and 2 million transactions per day, Klarna is meeting the changing demands of consumers by helping them save time and money while better managing their cashflow and making informed decisions. Over 250,000 global retail partners, including H&M, Saks, Sephora, Macys, IKEA, Expedia Group, and Nike have integrated Klarna’s innovative technology to deliver a seamless shopping experience online and in-store. With over 5,000 employees, Klarna is active in 20 markets and is one of the most highly-valued private fintechs globally, with a valuation of $45.6 billion. For more information, visit Klarna.com

It is our commitment that every qualified person will be evaluated according to skills regardless of age, gender, identity, ethnicity, sexual orientation, disability status or religion. Please refrain from including your picture and age with the application.

Company: Klarna

Vacancy Type: Full-time · Mid-Senior level

Job Location: Toronto, ON

Application Deadline: N/A

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