Make an impact on the browsing experience of 380+ million users worldwide.

Have you ever dreamed of making a real impact on the way people access the web? Well, then working at Opera should be exactly right for you! Here, the innovations you create quickly get implemented and delivered to our users.

Huge scale - small, independent teams.

Job description:

We are looking for a Backend Developer (Node.js) to work in a Mobile Services team that is responsible for developing, configuring, monitoring and troubleshooting the Opera Mini and other Opera mobile services that are currently serving more than 200 million users.

Responsibilities:

  • Develop and maintain microservice backend with very high peak usage (used by hundreds of millions of users)
  • Take care of scaling, monitoring and code quality of the service
  • Take a proactive role in choosing the right tools for the development

Requirements:

  • Very good experience working with Node.js and TypeScript
  • Experienced with asynchronous programming
  • Additional experience which would be a huge benefit:
    - Networking knowledge (Internet protocols etc.)
    - Interest in performance and scaling
    - Any other programming language knowledge

Benefits:

  • Working equipment of your choice to the highest specification
  • Self-development opportunities
  • Healthcare package and life insurance
  • Multisport card and co-financing for health and fitness services
  • Employee referral program
  • AskHenry concierge service, English lessons, massages at the office
  • Parking close to the office
  • Quarterly integration events
  • Daily breakfast in the office kitchen
  • Playroom with billiards and ping-pong tables, consoles, fussball, etc.

At Opera, we make web browsers for computers, tablets and mobile phones. Our portfolio also includes services and solutions for news aggregation, data compression and privacy. Our aim is to shape an open, connected world, giving users the best internet experience on any device and any platform. Our passion is to create innovative products and services for users who expect more than just a regular browser, which brings the whole world online.