Team Lead - Cloud Productivity

  • Klarna
  • Stockholm, Sweden
  • Jul 28, 2017
Full time Business Development Developer Information Technology Management

Job Description

Our goal is to improve the online buying experience for our consumers and merchants all over the world and change the way consumers buy online.

We're growing our Engineering Effectiveness domain here at Klarna; Engineering Effectiveness  provides a standardised set of engineering services to our autonomous development teams in order to reduce complexity and make them more effective. We love to provide a smooth engineering experience and help our teams with what is at the heart of our engineering culture: Continuous Delivery, Micro Services, Running in the cloud, Container Technology, etc..

The Cloud Productivity team build tools that are used by all Klarna Engineers to deploy and run our microservices architecture in the cloud. You will help us simplify the deployment and operations of services in AWS and other cloud provider platforms and build the next generation cloud operations platform for Klarna.

You'll play an important part of making this happen by building amazing engineering services with your team. Your role as Team Lead is to inspire, mentor and lead the team towards shared goals. We're searching for someone technical enough to design a technical roadmap, lead design discussions and retrospectives.

You should get in touch with us if...

  • You're passionate about running services in the Cloud and building tools for development teams to deploy as smoothly as possible.
  • You've worked with AWS or other Cloud provider and know how to deploy, run and monitor web services.
  • You have experience with Container technology and know how to use those technologies in a production environment.
  • Leading a team of Engineers to solve complex business problems while achieving their full potential, motivates you.
  • You enjoy driving design discussions, assessing technical tradeoffs, establishing best practices and mentoring less experienced Engineers.
  • Deploying code multiple times a day using automated pipelines feels very natural.


Culture - You'll have an opportunity to work with people from 42 different countries in our English-speaking office in Stockholm city centre.

Compensation - You’ll get an attractive salary, pension and insurance plans, along with 30 days annual leave.

Learning - We have a learning and development focused environment with an emphasis on knowledge sharing, training and regular internal technical talks.

Family & Relocation - We offer a flexible work schedule, parental leave compensation and relocation support if you need it.

We know that diverse teams are strong teams, and welcome those with alternative identities, backgrounds, and experiences. Our team includes women, men, mothers, fathers, the self-taught, the college-educated, and people from all over the world. We’re a team of technically curious problem solvers. Come and join us.

We value open source -

Interested in finding out more?

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