Backend / full-stack developer

Salary Competitive
Equity To be negotiated

As a developer, you have the privilege to work with most things in this world. So why work at embla? Working in healthcare is something we value highly; facilitating other people to live long and healthy lives is something that motivates us, gets us out of bed in the morning and can bring smiles to our faces when we see the results our members have. Our offerings make our members healthy and happy, how great is that? We feel a strong sense of pride in what we do, and so should all who join our team.

We have an informal culture (the classical Scandinavian model), our founders are successful and experienced serial entrepreneurs who know how to build a great company, and create a fantastic team. Join us on our mission to help fight the biggest global healthcare problem currently, obesity. 

What will you be doing

  • Adding great code to our TypeScript & Node-based applications 

  • Helping shape and bring design elements to life; while ensuring consistency and great user experience across views and flows

  • Listen to feedback and together with our product owners find new ways for us to continuously improve our products 

  • Collaborating and taking part with our development team - learn, inspire, and improve our workflows, skillsets and culture

We would love it if you.

  • Have a good understanding of user-centred design, design frameworks etc.

  • Can showcase some of the projects where you have been involved, maybe even a few openSource libraries?

  • Have excellent English verbal and written skills. Danish is a plus.

  • That TypeScript, Apollo / GraphQL, Unit testing etc. is your passion and that you have 5+ years of professional experience with development in general

What we offer

  • A competitive salary - we are fair and transparent during our initial chat

  • Potentially take part in employee stock option program

  • The ability to work remotely and a flexible schedule

  • The chance to join a strong team with a flat hierarchy and room for creativity

  • We love and have space for "all kinds" of people

  • We love babies... and dogs... and it's ofc okay to bring them to work sometimes

  • We like "emblazing events" like Friday beers, paintball, summer house, swimming and other social events

For more information or questions please contact us at

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.

Free friday beers
Free friday beers

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

Skill development
Skill development

We want to take you from good to great.

Remote work allowed
Remote work allowed

You know how you perform best. Work from your couch, your favorite cafe or abroad when you feel like it.

New tech gear
New tech gear

Are you a true Tech Savvy? Macbook, trackpad, you name it, we get you covered.

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Working at

Maintaining a weight loss is difficult. We offer prescription weight loss medication in combination with coaching, exercise and diet guidance - which is adapted to the members' needs. With a 100% online subscription from us, you are then connected to a permanent coach, doctor and nurse, who regularly sets up consultations and adjusts the course two to three times a month. As a member, you have the option of continuous electronic communication between consultations if you need help, advice and guidance. Our product is gathered in an innovative digital universe, where members and embla staff hold video consultations, chat, track progression, share articles, inspiration for food recipes and everything that belongs to a lifestyle change.

Read more about embla

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