Experienced Backend developer

Job Type

Full time


2+ years


Uppsala, Sweden

Uppsala / Stockholm

(Remote OK)

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About App Shack

App Shack develops top-tier mobile apps and web solutions. With clients in both Europe and North America, we deliver cutting edge solutions to technical problems. We're one of Sweden's fastest-growing tech companies — we won a Deloitte Fast50 Award! — and are currently looking for a team member to join our

The Role

As a backend developer at App Shack, you'll collaborate with clients and fellow team members to create, maintain, and improve top-quality products. You and your team will work together to conduct product discovery, technical research, and workshops, as well as develop, test, and maintain code. You will get to know your clients and communicate with them throughout each project. In doing so, your team will create state-of-the-art apps and services, fitting your clients' needs.

Who You Are

You are comfortable developing and integrating APIs with apps running on the front end, and you enjoy collaborating with the team. You're comfortable working in a consultative environment and are great at communicating with clients. You look forward to working with your talented colleagues to build and maintain our clients' products.

Ideally, you:

  • speak and write English well
  • have worked in larger software development projects
  • can communicate your great ideas as well as interpret others'
  • can interpret clients needs into technical specifications
  • have an excellent understanding of at least one relevant programming language (we ❤️  Python)
  • used to implementing code with high, practical test coverage
  • can work with “batteries-included” frameworks like Django, Laravel, or Ruby on Rails (we ❤️  Django)
  • are comfortable with working with and modelling in relational databases (we ❤️  Postgres)
  • are used to working with Linux

Bonus if you:

  • have experience with DevOps concepts such as IaC, CI/CD, Containers and Cloud
  • feel comfortable with doing a bit of web development as well

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Our Recruitment Process

After applying,
Elin S.
an App Shacker
will reach out to you within a couple of weeks. We’ll invite all interesting candidates for an interview with our
team lead at our office. You’ll learn more about App Shack and what we do, and we’ll learn more about you and your previous experience. If the interest is mutual after the first interview, we’ll discuss salary expectations. After this you’ll meet the rest of the
team, and then hopefully join App Shack!

Equal Opportunity

App Shack is an equal opportunity employer. We do not discriminate based on race, religion, colour, national origin, sex, gender identity / expression, sexual orientation, age, disability, marital status, parental status, or any other characteristic. We value diversity, and we expect the same from you.


  • Flexible work
  • Educational stipend for courses and conferences
  • Stay-healthy stipend
  • Flexible holidays
  • Energising kick-offs with friends and colleagues
  • Social events (sports, board games, trivia, etc.)
  • Company masseuse (when there's not a pandemic)
  • ... and more!

Apply to work with us!

Experienced Backend developer
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