Wordpress Developer

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 2000 employees working across Europe and the US. We currently serve 60 million consumers, work together with 90,000 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 Holsch 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

What you will do

As a fullstack developer at Klarna, you will be part of creating kick ass WordPress experiences for different teams - both for internal and external audiences. As a developer at Klarna, you will be given the creative freedom to do what you do best, develop the best and most customer centric products. You are customer obsessed and all your ideas and thoughts will be focusing on making the customer journey better. We aim for teams that are inclusive, helpful, and have a strong sense of ownership for the things they build.

Some of the technologies you would be working with: WordPress, PHP, Javascript, HTML, CSS, Parallax. 

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 have an eye for detail and make sure to not leave any stone unturned in your mission to build the best WordPress sites. At Klarna we believe that all employees are leaders, so you will have to be comfortable with speaking your mind, challenge the status quo and be involved in taking decision to make the team shine. 

We’re looking for engineers that share our passion for building great WordPress sites 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.

You match the following

    • At least two years experience working with PHP and WordPress.
    • At least two years experience working with Javascript and frameworks like jQuery and/or React. 
    • At least two years experience working with CSS3 and HTML5.

You also match the following

    • Experience with frontend and have knowledge from working with backend such as API and Klarna plugin integrations. 
    • Passion for building animations/parallax effects.
    • Experience from working with custom themes, as a minimum be able to maintain themes. 
    • An interest in UX and Visual Design. 
    • Earlier experience from agile methodologies like scrum or kanban and basic knowledge of software development processes are merited.
How to Apply

Send your CV in English.

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.