Azure Specialist

Stockholm, Sweden
Engineering
Who we are

Klarna’s mission is to free people from all the meaningless time spent managing money and purchases, so they can do more of what they love. Every day at Klarna we help consumers, merchants, and partners to explore just how smoooth the modern purchase experience can be. Our position at the crossroads of payments, consumer financing, ecommerce and banking means we are uniquely positioned to do this. There is no label for what we do. 

Klarna was born in Stockholm in 2005 and today has 2500 employees working across Europe and the US. We currently serve 60 million consumers, work together with 130,000 merchants and process more than a million payment transactions a day. We are growing at 40% year on year and our investors include Visa, Atomico, Sequoia Capital, Permira and Bestseller group/ Anders Holch Povlsen. We have strong partnerships with some of the world’s leading brands, such as ASOS, IKEA, Adidas, Zara, Lufthansa and Spotify. 

To find out more about what it's like to work at Klarna: klarna.com/careers

At Klarna, we are always interested in pushing the boundaries - anything to enable our teams to iterate at a faster pace while still keeping the high quality and security bar that we set. We are looking for an experienced engineer to help us on our potential journey into Microsoft Azure.

What you will do

You will work in a team with other engineers, helping us to understand how Azure can move us forward and where we will need to invest to make that happen. This will involve understanding how to run a general deployment platform while also helping us to gain the most value from some of Azure’s unique products in the AI/ML/Big Data space. We are already very experienced with running workloads in the cloud but are looking to quicken our understanding of Azure.

What will set you up for success in this role?

Deep practical knowledge of Azure offerings and IAM.
High judgement to make the right trade-offs for the customers and the business.
BS degree in Computer Science or a related technical field, or equivalent practical experience.
Strong coding ability in Python and/or other high-level programming languages.
Passion for system thinking and building clean, scalable and robust systems.

Who you are

Klarna is looking for ambitious people with significant drive!
You should be passionate about your job and enjoy a fast paced international working environment.
You will play an important role in taking Klarna to the next level thus, you should desire to go above and beyond to produce best work results!
At Klarna we embrace change, you should dare to challenge the status quo and be persistent.
We’re looking for engineers that share our passion for building great products using solid engineering practices.
We are looking for positive and passionate people who will put teamwork and collaboration above all else.
You will need to be comfortable in a rapidly changing environment and able to navigate ambiguity and a high rate of change.

We can offer you an international working environment filled with smart and ambitious colleagues. We know that diverse teams are strong teams, so we welcome those from different backgrounds and experiences. As part of one of Europe’s fastest growing companies, you'll help play an important role in taking Klarna to the next level.