IT Operations - System Engineer

Who we are

Klarna’s mission is to free people from all the meaningless time spent managing money and purchases, so they can do more of what they love. Every day at Klarna we help consumers, merchants, and partners to explore just how smoooth the modern purchase experience can be. Our position at the crossroads of payments, consumer financing, ecommerce and banking means we are uniquely positioned to do this. There is no label for what we do. 

Klarna was born in Stockholm in 2005 and today has 2500 employees working across Europe and the US. We currently serve 60 million consumers, work together with 130,000 merchants and process more than a million payment transactions a day. We are growing at 40% year on year and our investors include Visa, Atomico, Sequoia Capital, Permira and Bestseller group/ Anders Holch Povlsen. We have strong partnerships with some of the world’s leading brands, such as ASOS, IKEA, Adidas, Zara, Lufthansa and Spotify. 

To find out more about what it's like to work at Klarna:

Klarna is growing faster than ever

Our services needs to continuously evolve to meet the expectations that our customers set for the Klarna group. In order to enable even more growth while increasing reliability and availability on those services we are now in need of more passionate system engineers. We are looking for four engineers to join our Live Operations team out of Columbus, US.

Klarna's core

Our mission is to protect, provide for, and progress the software and systems behind all of Klarna services. Get in touch with us if you see something or many things you would enjoy from below.

Get in touch with us if you would enjoy

  • Automating repetitive and monotonous, boring tasks using your favorite version of Python.
  • Measuring everything a system does or doesn't do.
  • Monitoring and troubleshooting a wide range of hardware and software systems.
  • Using monitoring and logging tools including Datadog, Splunk and similar.
  • Responding to alerts and handling incidents of differing severities.
  • Working with development teams as a spider in the web and in an advisory capacity to resolve incidents and prevent future occurrences.
  • Digging into Linux based operating systems.
  • Service lifecycle management (deployment, operations and decommission).
  • Being a member of a geeky team and be proud of it.
  • Participating in on-call duty rotation schedule on perfect weeks.

We can offer you an international working environment filled with smart and ambitious colleagues. We know that diverse teams are strong teams, so we welcome those from different backgrounds and experiences. As part of one of Europe’s fastest growing companies, you'll help play an important role in taking Klarna to the next level.