Engineering Manager

  • Klarna
  • Stockholm, Sweden
  • Jul 28, 2017
Full time Developer

Job Description

Our goal is to improve the online buying experience for our consumers and merchants all over the world. Klarna’s growth is now on a global scale and we're searching for an Engineering Manager to be part of this journey.

With daily deployments, a microservices architecture and functional programming, we really do have an engineering culture that allows talented Engineers to thrive, both professionally and personally. We’re growing engineering teams across different domains; from data infrastructure and payment processing, to UI development and Test Engineering.

We’re looking for an Engineering Manager who can;

  • Inspire, lead, shape and grow a software engineering organization consisting of 3-6 teams.
  • Own the delivery of a complete Engineering domain central to Klarna’s growth.
  • Continuously develop relationships between product, engineering and key stakeholders across Klarna’s all divisions.
  • Influence and drive software design and architecture discussions.
  • Collaborate with the Product counterpart and prioritise tasks across teams.
  • Lead and grow team leads and in turn, their teams.
  • Play a key role in helping us continue attracting and retaining great engineering talent.

You’ll need to have;

  • Experience leading cross-functional software engineering teams in a fast paced, delivery focussed environment.
  • Strong track record of delivery of influential software, preferably in complex business models and high transaction environment.
  • Being a Software Engineer yourself - you are still hands on enough to write code and contribute to design discussions.
  • Strong people management skills.
  • Stakeholder management ability.


  • Competitive salary.
  • 30 days of annual leave every year.
  • Generous occupational pension and insurance plans.
  • International working environment in central Stockholm.
  • Relocation support.


Interested in finding out more?

Send over a CV or a LinkedIn profile in English and let’s arrange a chat.


Klarna is an equal opportunity workplace. We are committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, gender identity or Veteran status. If you have a disability or special need that requires accommodation, please let us know.