What you’ll do
We are seeking an experienced, design minded, Senior Full Stack Engineer with experience in TypeScript and React to join our team and help us build Volvo Cars’ internal developer portal using Backstage.io open-source software. The internal developer portal will be the central hub for our internal developers, unifying infrastructure tooling, services, and developer documentation.
We see that with your background, you are easily up to speed with plugin development on Backstage, if you are not already. You will develop and maintain a set of core plugins for the Backstage app at Volvo Cars. You will also design the developer experience and life cycling of plugins for other teams contributing to the portal, making it easy to create, debug, test, release and lifecycle plugins.
You will be a member of an agile team capturing and completing work using backlog items and tasks on a sprint basis. You will work closely with your team to build up our development portal. You will also be responsible for maintaining and updating the portal as new tools and resources are added as well as supporting our users.
Who you are
You have a strong background in web development which includes knowing the principles and best practices, and you are an expert in writing clean, efficient, and well documented code. We see that you are proficient in TypeScript and React as well as Git and GitHub and are excellent in problem-solving and debugging. You’re a person with an architectural mindset and have a very good understanding of DevOps, GitOps and Platform Engineering.
You are an excellent communicator, have proficient writing skills and a great ability to work in a team environment. We are an agile team and see that you are familiar with agile development methodologies.
You have a Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or equivalent and at least 3 years of experience as a Software engineer. If you have experience or are familiar with Backstage.io, including building and maintaining, it is a plus, but not a must. The team is located in Gothenburg, Torslanda and onsite approx. 3 days every week.
Are you passionate about web development and design and have a strong desire to work in an exciting and challenging environment with great opportunities for professional growth and development? Apply now and become part of our team!