Build the next generation Learning Platform as Back-End Developer

  • Stockholm
  • Heltid
  • 1 september 2020

Join a Stockholm based startup company, well backed and funded, with a vision to tackle our biggest socioeconomic challenge the coming decade- How to meet the urgent needs for a scalable solution for continuous learning in the workplace. Take part in building a modern social network for learning like nothing seen before as Back-End Developer!


Collegial is a uniquely positioned provider of e-learning solutions within the Nordic region. They are developing a next-generation learning experience platform aimed to create and maintaining inspiration and commitment to learning, engagement and collaboration. This is done through dynamic learning networks and gamification, with leading content and applications that can be easily accessed anywhere-anytime.


In this position you will be a part of a fast-growing business and together with a team of highly skilled developers build the future of digital learning. As Back-end Developer, you will take on key responsibilities in the design, implementation and sustainability of vital systems, tools and services. In close collaboration with colleagues, partners and customers you will be creating cutting edge solutions that meet tomorrows demands. This is a free and creative role with full responsibility over your area and together with the team your input will be valuable and crucial going forward.  

You will be joining in a very interesting phase, where their solution is being implemented to many customers and users, but where further and constant development and improvement to optimize end-user experience is needed and highly prioritized.

 What you will be doing:

-Architect and implement a data pipeline for storage and presentation ( for example dashboards)

-Take ownership and make key decisions about solutions and systems

-Design, develop and maintain infrastructure backend including REST APIs and integrations with academic and commercial partners

-Test and implement new technologies and solutions to ensure effectiveness and functionality.          

Knowledge we value:

-Node.js, React.js




-API Development

-Cloud platforms such as AWS or Azure

-Postgres or MySQL


We are looking for a passionate and pragmatic developer who values function and iteration over form and completeness. This because you know the former leads to the next. You have a relevant education (or equivalent experience) with a solid knowledge in developing modern backend systems. You are comfortable implementing transaction safe services with exposed REST APIs. You are no stranger to cloud platforms like AWS or Azure or to databases like MySQL and MongoDb.

You probably have a few years of working experience with backend as your main focus of interest. You quickly pick up on new technologies and have a quite good and broad architectural understanding how everything works together.


As a person you have a burning desire to make a difference and to take part in the success of a passionate team. You love what you do and are eager to learn together with your team and to apply the latest and greatest technology stacks. You communicate well and do not hesitate to initiate a dialogue with relevant stakeholders. You are prone to take own initiatives and enjoy working independently as well as in a team.


Sound interesting? Click “Sök jobbet” below to apply. For further information or questions, please contact Recruitment Consultant Alexander Nistad at alexander@skillsandtalent.se