Opera is building a new gaming platform that will reach our millions of daily browser users. Together with our sister company Yoyo Games and our gaming browser team (Opera GX) we aim to bring user generated multiplayer games to the masses straight in the browser.

This is an opportunity to join our backend team in Gothenburg Sweden, which has a unicorn track-record, to build the next big thing. You will work on the backend platform that will support both game developers and allow players to play games together, join tournaments and socialise. We’re looking for developers with a passion for technology.

Experimenting with new technology is in our DNA and our team is constantly cooperating to find better ways to build quality mobile apps and webapps. In our current project we have chosen to go with Java, Spring and AWS. Product quality and iteration speed are crucial to building successful products and we believe that automated testing should be a natural part of the development pipeline.

We expect You to have:

  • Strong knowledge of Java
  • At least 2 years of working experience as a developer
  • Experience with Spring and API design
  • Fluency in English
  • Self drive to develop new skills

An ideal candidate is currently living in Gothenburg or willing to relocate, though we are open to discussing remote positions for the right candidate.

We offer:

  • An international internet company culture with products that address a massive global user base
  • A flat org structure and friendly atmosphere where we learn and grow together
  • A place in one of the city's most collaborative backend team
  • A flexible work environment
  • Great company benefits

Interested?
We will review applications continuously, so apply now! We are looking forward to hearing from you.

About us:

Opera is a global web innovator with an engaged and growing base of hundreds of millions of monthly active users who seek a better internet experience. Building on over 25 years of innovation that started with browser products, Opera is now leveraging its brand and highly engaged user base in order to expand its business into new segments. Today, Opera offers users around the world a range of products and services that include PC and mobile browsers, the newsreader Opera News, and apps dedicated to gaming, fintech, e-commerce and classifieds.

Opera is headquartered in Oslo, Norway with major offices in Poland, China, Estonia and Sweden, as well as a presence in many additional countries.Opera is listed on the Nasdaq stock exchange under the “OPRA” ticker symbol.