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Software Engineer - Distributed Systems

Vizrt is seeking a Software Engineer with a strong background or demonstrable interest in distributed systems to join our growing team in the Stockholm, Sweden office. We offer an exciting job in an expanding international company with great people. We value a workplace with a good measure of fun in an academic, multicultural and international environment and encourage people to grow and develop in their role.

What will you do?

As Software Engineer - Distributed Systems, you will design and build components for distributed applications, cluster management, and to solve other distributed systems problems. We target to help broadcasters and organisations working with Media to have effective workflows around Media. You will join the Data & Asset Management domain as a Software Engineer with R&D teams based in Norway, Sweden and Austria. We are a domain with skilled developers that are adopting new technologies, architecture patterns and deploying software to both on-premise and hosted cloud vendors. 

As a software Engineer in Vizrt

  • You will design, develop and build backend services/components for distributed applications that together with other components will create cutting edge products
  • You will work in an environment that encourages your personal growth and provides opportunities to learn, share knowledge and bring your ideas forward
  • Your team will own the entire life cycle of the code

Why join Vizrt?

  • You have ideas and want to make things better and like to be accountable and get empowered for it
  • You want to work in an independent and self-driven team
  • You want to design and develop distributed software using microservice and cloud native patterns
  • You want to use agile development methodologies to move forward with value based results
  • You want to work in a fast innovative company

You should have:

  • More than 4 years experience in software development with distributed systems/applications
  • Strong background or demonstrable interest in distributed systems
  • Experience how to develop and deploy applications in Kubernetes
  • Experience with containerized application development, using containers such as Docker 
  • Business fluency in English
  • Good knowledge in Linux
  • Experience with software engineering best practices such as unit testing, continuous integration, code reviews, design documentation etc.

You might also have:

  • University degree in Computer Science or equivalent
  • Experience in building web api/backend services
  • Experience in continuous software development
  • Experience in programming with Golang, Python, Perl or .NET Core
  • Good knowledge of developing and designing REST interfaces
  • Interest and ability to learn other coding languages as needed

Who you are:​

  • Enjoy building reusable containerised components
  • You like automating repeating processes
  • You set up goals and finish what you have started
  • You see the big picture before drilling into details
  • You make your work and routines maintainable by others
  • You have a passion for finding ways of doing things more efficiently

The Stockholm office has approximately 70 employees working across the various R&D domains. We are located in a newly renovated office in Kista. We provide internal education and challenging work days and offer a market competitive salary and benefits package.

Do you want to be a part of our team? Please send your resume and application by clicking the “Apply Now” button. We look forward to your application.

About Vizrt

Vizrt creates leading-edge content production tools for the digital media industry - from award-winning 3D graphics through integrated video workflow solutions. Our product line includes interactive and virtual solutions, studio automation, sports analysis, animations, maps, weather, video editing and online publishing tools. Leading broadcasters worldwide including CNN, CBS, MSNBC, Fox, the BBC, BSkyB, ITN, ZDF, Star TV, Network 18, TV Today, CCTV and NHK utilize Vizrt solutions. This is possible due to 530 engaged and very competent employees in multiple worldwide locations. Our culture is highly dynamic, we value ambitions and give responsibility to those who wants to grow. Read more at

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