Software Engineer

Salary NOK 600,000 - NOK 800,000
Equity To be negotiated

 

About Plaace

🚀 Plaace (/pleɪs/) is a rapidly growing Norwegian tech startup on a mission to create vibrant streets and cities that people truly love. We do so with a platform fuelled by state-of-the-art analytics and newly available data sources to enable smarter decisions for every actor wanting to understand the physical world.

We work with some of the largest property companies, retailers and brokers including OBOS, Eiendomsspar, Stor-Oslo Eiendom, Norgesgruppen, CBRE, Princess, Fretex, etc.

 

As our new software engineer, you will take a central role in within tech in our Oslo office collaborating among cross-functional team in Oslo, and a remote development team working to turn the Plaace vision into a great product. See what we’ve been working on recently.

What you will do

  • Work in a cross-functional product team together with a remote development team to develop the Plaace platform, from understanding user needs to shipping and maintaining elegant code
  • Deliver great and consistent customer value by developing and maintaining software solutions and functionality
  • Work as a backend, frontend or a full stack engineer, either as an expert, or contribute broadly on the whole product
  • Own what you make and choose the tools and technologies you want to work with
  • Take ownership of technical challenges and strongly influence how they are solved
  • Use your experience to improve how we work, whether that is clean code, CI/CD, unit testing, code reviews, design system, agile principles or other topics you are passionate about

 

How we work

  • OKRs (Objectives and Key Results) for company and team goals, and 2 week sprints according to agile principles
  • Long term product vision and 3-12 months product roadmap that we iterate on based on learnings along the way
  • Customer driven, with high frequency touch points through user tests, workshops and customer pilot programs
  • Some of the technologies and tools we currently use: Typescript, React.js, Next.js and Node.js, Postgresql with PostGIS queries, Python (for data science mostly), Git and Github actions, AWS and GCP, Notion, Slack

 

We believe this is for you if…

  • You have worked 2-5 years in multidisciplinary product teams
  • You are passionate about making awesome clean and modifiable code
  • You’re self-driven with a proven ability to structure work and produce high-quality deliverables
  • You look for ways to learn new things and improve your skill set, and bring that back to the team and product
  • You have experience with several aspects of the software development cycle, like prototyping ideas, architecture definition, design system, scoping, documentation, delivery at scale, maintenance, build processes, testing routines, etc
  • You hold a Bachelor’s and/or Master’s degree in Computer Science or related technical discipline with strong academic results, alternatively compensated by highly relevant work experience
  • You have experience with the Plaace technology stack, and experience with Python, Docker, PostgreSQL with PostGIS, and AWS/Google cloud is an advantage
  • You like collaborating with team members from other fields of expertise and are motivated to make a kick ass product together

 

What we offer

A unique opportunity to shape your own career and influence the growth of a successful start-up. Key benefits:

  • Get a ton of responsibility and freedom to contribute with your unique talent and experience while you work on truly enjoyable tasks and projects
  • See contributions be instantly implemented and create value
  • Contribute early in defining the next part of the growth journey for a VC-backed tech startup
  • Work closely with some of the biggest real estate companies in Norway, their retail and hospitality tenants, leading brokers, data partners and stars of the startup ecosystem
  • Work in a fun and inspiring culture that puts methods and learning at the center, in a team with experience from digital product development, data science, start-up, and venture capital
  • We will also support you in developing your skills and grow towards a tech lead role if that is what you strive for
  • 5 weeks vacation, social offices at StartupLab in Oslo (new friendships guaranteed), laptop and equipment of your choice, private health insurance, and an invite to the Plaace dinner club

 

For more information or questions please contact us at nicola@thehub.io

Perks and benefits

This job comes with several perks and benefits

Flexible working hours
Flexible working hours

Time is precious. Make it count. Morning person or night owl, this job is for you.

Social gatherings
Social gatherings

Social gatherings and games; hang out with your colleagues.

Near public transit
Near public transit

Easy access and treehugger friendly workplace.

Pension plan
Pension plan

We take care of you, even when you are old and wrinkly.

Equity package
Equity package

Want to be a partner? Look no further.

Free friday beers
Free friday beers

Friday is something special, let's enjoy a beer together.

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Working at
Plaace

🚀 Plaace (/pleɪs/) is a rapidly growing Norwegian tech startup on a mission to create vibrant streets and cities that people truly love. We do so with a platform fuelled by state-of-the-art analytics and newly available data sources to enable smarter decisions for every actor involved in the city floor. Our data-driven platform provides valuable insights and recommendations based on card transactions, footfall, demographics, and competition to empower businesses and organisations to make informed decisions. We work with some of the largest property companies, retailers and brokers including OBOS, Eiendomsspar, Alti Forvaltning, Stor-Oslo Eiendom, Norgesgruppen, CBRE, Princess, Fretex, etc. We’re at a stage where we focus on growing the customer list and harvesting the market potential both nationally and internationally. At Plaace you’ll join a high-paced environment in a rapidly growing startup. We work from a a kick-ass office environment at coworking space StartupLab, surrounded by other cool startups, and a convenient easy (5 mins) train access from the city center of Oslo. We work in a fun and inspiring culture where you’ll get a ton of responsibility and freedom to contribute with your talent and experience. We benefit from high flexibility, where everyone is free to work from home a couple of times/week, but not fully remote, as we reap the high benefits of bringing our bright and diverse minds together. You will join a team of smart, talented and committed colleagues from a variety of backgrounds, both culturally and academically. Because we are a small team and work closely together, we also enjoy a lots of social activities, Friday beers, social dinners and company trips. If this sounds like the right place for you, then we would love to hear from you. Check out our job openings below!

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