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Ønskeskyen is looking for a Backend Developer to join our existing team of developers. You will be working on the development of our new platform, Ønskeskyen 2.0, which will be launched in the beginning of 2023.

As a Backend Developer, you will be responsible for developing highly scalable and distributed backend services and infrastructure. You will work with a wide range of technologies, including Node.js, TypeScript, NestJS, GraphQL, Apollo, Cypher, SQL, Kafka, Kubernetes, and more. You will work primarily on our core backend services and features, both user, admin and 3rd party facing, but you will also be involved in the development of our infrastructure and other backend services.

About us

Ønskeskyen is an online platform, with more than 2 million Danish users, for creating and sharing wish lists. Our ambition is to become much more than that, and therefore we need you to join us on the journey. Within the next few months, Ønskeskyen 2.0 will go live, in both Denmark and several foreign markets.


Our office is located in Østerbro. Here you will work in an energetic team that works both close and well together. We have a daily lunch arrangement, pension, private health insurance, Friday bars and much more, such as social events, company events & CS:GO tournaments.

Salary will be negotiated based on skills and experience.

The start date is ASAP and the position is permanent. This position will be based in Copenhagen, Denmark.


  • Develop highly scalable and distributed backend services

  • Work in an agile team with a focus on quality and continuous delivery

  • Participate in workshops and knowledge-sharing sessions

  • Work closely with the product team to understand the business needs and translate them into technical solutions

  • Work closely with the frontend team to ensure a smooth integration of the frontend and backend


  • Strong understanding of scalable and distributed systems

  • Experience with Node.js, TypeScript, NestJS, GraphQL, Apollo, Cypher, SQL, Kafka, Kubernetes

  • Strong problem-solving skills and a willingness to take ownership of tasks

  • A team player who is eager to share their knowledge and learn from others

  • Strong communication skills and ability to explain complex topics in simple terms

  • Fast learner who is able to pick up new technologies quickly

  • Passionate about technology and want to work with the latest technologies Fluent in English

Prefered experience working with

  • Distributed systems

  • Microservices

  • Graph databases

  • SQL databases

  • Cloud infrastructure / Kubernetes

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Perks and benefits

This job comes with several perks and benefits

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.

Work life balance
Work life balance

Carve out time for your kids, friends and personal cider projects.

Social gatherings
Social gatherings

Social gatherings and games; hang out with your colleagues.

Flexible working hours
Flexible working hours

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

Skill development
Skill development

We want to take you from good to great.

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Working at
Ønskeskyen ApS

Ønskeskyen blev skabt tilbage i 2015, som en helt ny tjeneste, der skulle give brugere en ny mulighed for at oprette digitale ønskelister. I dag hjælper Ønskeskyen mange danskere årligt, med at få overblik over deres ønsker og dele dem med venner og familie. Det simple set-up giver også venner og familie mulighed for at reservere ønsker, på delte ønskelister, så dobbeltgaver undgås. I 2020 blev Ønskeskyen opkøbt af Dotcom Capital, som har sat alle sejl ind på at gøre Ønskeskyen bedre, sjovere og større samt gøre det til et internationalt fænomen.

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