Senior iOS Engineer

About Klarna

Klarna was founded in Stockholm, Sweden in 2005. Since then we've changed the banking industry forever. And now we're creating the world's smoothest shopping experience. We serve over 90 million consumers worldwide, and partner with 250,000 merchants – with a new merchant joining us every 8 minutes. Including some of the world's leading brands, such as H&M, ASOS, IKEA, Adidas, Samsung and Lufthansa. Our offices are spread over 17 different markets, hosted by 5000+ employees from 100+ nationalities.

Klarna and Stocard have joined forces to revolutionize how people shop and pay. Together, we are an ecosystem of 400+ developers working on our apps with over 125M users. We are dedicated to shaping the world’s best shopping and payment experience.

We are now looking for talented native senior iOS engineers to help us build the next generation of our app platform. The task at hand, is to empower our app ecosystem and create the best shopping and payment experience together with Klarna and Stocard.

What you'll get to do:

  • Build and maintain the native products that make up the core platform of the Klarna app. 
  • Architect, build and maintain our native Stocard iOS app. Tackle challenges and find creative ways to implement new features, using the best available technologies like Swift or RxSwift. 
  • Work with large scale, highly available and resilient modern financial systems.
  • Be an integral part of a cross-functional team, in addition to its culture and ways of working. Common practices include agile methodologies, pair and mob programming.
  • Work with automated deployment enabling code release multiple times a day and native app releases on a fixed schedule.
  • Succeed, fail, and learn together with other talented people. We believe in an environment that provides an opportunity for growth and sees education as an outcome of failure that gets us closer to the next breakthrough.

You should have:

  • Solid experience building iOS mobile applications and a deep understanding of the iOS platform, ecosystem and rock-solid coding skills with Swift.
  • A workable understanding of JavaScript.
  • Love for solving technical challenges with other talented teammates.
  • Ability to take over responsibility from both a technical and leadership standpoint, experience in managing a team.
  • Willingness to drive the development of exciting and impactful new features and products.
  • A passion for writing clean and testable code.
  • An agile mindset and experience with Agile practices (Pairing, TDD, BDD, Continuous Integration, Continuous Delivery).
  • Interest in/or experience with mobile shopping and mobile banking.

  • * We understand some people might not feel they tick every box, but if you're excited about the prospect of joining Klarna and believe you can add value, we'd still love to hear from you.

Highly valued skills:

  • A strong coding ability in JavaScript/TypeScript.
  • Experience with native Android app or backend development.
  • Experience with React (and/or React Native) with Redux.
  • Experience with advanced JavaScript libraries and frameworks.
  • Developer tooling / Engineering effectiveness.

Some of the technologies we work with:

  • Swift/ObjC.
  • JavaScript /TypeScript.
  • RxSwift, UIKit, Fastlane, Cocoapods.
  • React + React Native with Redux.
  • Node.js and Express.js.
  • REST API and GraphQL API.
  • Kafka.
  • Internal design system.
  • AWS, Splunk, Datadog, Jenkins and Docker.

What we can offer you:

  • Learning - We have a learning and development focused environment with an emphasis on knowledge sharing, training, and regular internal technical talks.
  • A strong product development-focused culture, where your work has a very strong impact on the success of the organisation.
  • Compensation - You’ll receive an attractive salary, pension, and insurance plans, plus we offer all of our employees an opportunity to invest in a RSU program and own a stake of the company. Since we recognise that life is about more than work, we also offer benefits for gym memberships, marathons, and all sorts of activities that promote physical health. We also have generous parental leave (for men and women). 
We know diverse teams are strong teams, so we welcome those with alternative identities, backgrounds, and experiences.
Our teams include women, men, mothers, fathers, the self-taught, the college-educated, and people from all over the world.

We also believe in contributing back to the open source community. You can find some of our work here

How to apply: please send us your CV or LinkedIn profile in English

Klarna is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees and candidates. Please refrain from including your picture and age with your application.