Open position

Posted
November 22, 2022

Software Engineer

Join and grow in a team that is made up of highly skilled problem solvers. Develop the most innovative and cutting-edge product in the space of collaborative planning software for game development.

Favro and the challenge

Favro's founders have a background in game development, co-founding Starbreeze studios. Favro is a collaboration and planning software developed with a similar mindset to that of a game, focusing on:

  • Performance
  • Real-time collaboration
  • High-quality visuals
  • User experience

Benefits of the role

What you will do

  • Develop new features, polish or increase the quality of existing feature
  • Optimize the backend and frontend
  • Work directly with designers
  • Conduct code reviews
  • Collaborate with an international and highly skilled team. The product team is spread out between Sweden, Vietnam, Ukraine and Croatia
  • Learn and share your knowledge with the rest of the developers in dedicated Dev Guild meetings
  • Check our public roadmap to get a glimpse of what you might work on

The best and leading game studios use Favro

The team - some profiles

Erik (EVP Infrastructure and Security)
Co-founder of Starbreeze studios, Hansoft, Favro, an expert in game engine development, C++, infrastructure

Hans (Chief Product Officer)
Co-founder of Starbreeze studios, Hansoft, Favro, coded Favro up until 2017, fluent in C++, JavaScript

George (Chief Technology Officer)
C++ game developer, iOS developer

Mathias (Senior Lead Software Engineer)
C++ game developer, net code

Oleksandr (Senior Lead Software Engineer)
C++ game developer, game engine development

Technology

We have modified the Node.js and Meteor code for high performance and exceptional scalability.

Coding

  • Continuous delivery
  • Continuous integration
  • Code review
  • Automated tests
  • Meteor (using BlazeJS for frontend templates) with Typescript, Less & MongoDB

Culture and company

  • We live by our values
  • We are a remote-first company, and working from home is the norm
  • We decide on a squad level when to meet IRL
  • We currently have 40 employees, 15 of them are in product development
  • We enjoy playing games, and it is incorporated into our work. During the product squad's Fika, we play casual games. As for our after-works, we normally play more AAA games such as CoD: Warzone

About Favro

Favro has raised $ 4.3 million in Seed funding led by pan-Baltic venture capital fund Practica Capital and followed by Nordic-US B2B tech investor Scale Capital. Previous investors Creandum and Inbox Capital also participated in the round. You can read more about it here.

Favro is headquartered in Uppsala, Sweden, with a remote-first team distributed across Sweden, Lithuania, Vietnam, the US, and other European countries. We are a distributed-first team, embracing remote work and digital nomadism. We don’t do offsites, we do on-sites. In other words, you are welcome to live wherever you want as long as you can jump on a plane or train and come in to meet us  face-to-face once in a while. What we do feel strongly about are our Favro values that you can read about​ here.

What we offer

  • Being part of an international high-tech environment with highly motivated individuals striving for a common goal – bringing the agile way of working to all kinds of organizations
  • Work with a second-time founder team
  • Work with Global markets and Fortune 500 companies
  • Flexible working-from-anywhere environment
  • Learn SaaS industry best practices and frameworks
  • Career growth opportunity
  • Performance salary based on results
  • Employee option program
  • 30 days paid vacation per year
  • Top-notch equipment (laptop/phone)

Are you interested?

If you fancy joining our team, don’t hesitate to apply! We look forward to receiving your application and we make sure that your personal data is kept safe.

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