We are looking for an Agile Development Manager to lead our platform team. In this role you’ll be a part of the development management team, together with four other Development Managers, our Technical Director, UX Director and CTO. Together, you and your colleagues have the strategic responsibility to lead the development department, streamline existing processes and structures, and continue to build our strong culture that aligns with the Hemnet's values. 

The Platform team’s mission is to enable our development teams to release and maintain their products by providing an approachable, stable, highly automated infrastructure.

Some of the team’s main responsibilities:

  • Develop and evolve our core API:s and components - making sure they fit current and future demands.
  • Tools for CI/CD, release pipeline and monitoring.
  • System security, performance, stability and data integrity.
  • External integrations to broker and payment systems.

What you'll do at Hemnet 

This is a role with varying responsibilities. You will be heading the platform team in a period where a big focus at Hemnet is improving our already popular property portal. One part of that is to further develop our infrastructure and platform. We have a lot of initiatives going on and the work environment at Hemnet is dynamic, collaborative and fast paced.  

As an Agile Development Manager at Hemnet you will:

  • Lead your team - with a total of seven team members - through recruitment, coaching, development, feedback, goals setting, etc. 
  • Create great conditions for the team to deliver value and build technically stable solutions that meet our business goals.
  • Further develop our agile way of working with the team, to make the job more fun and more efficient.
  • Work closely with the Product Manager of the platform team by, for example, taking part in planning and priority meetings. 
  • Be part of Hemnets leadership community.

Who are you?

Since you will be leading a team responsible for our infrastructure we see it as a big plus that you come from an infrastructure background yourself, or at least have a big interest in this part of the tech stack. This so you’ll be able to understand why the team chooses certain technical solutions and to be able to facilitate discussions around that. 

We are looking for you who:

  • Have experience working as an infrastructure specialist, devops specialist, solution architect or backend developer.   
  • Have leadership experience. Either as a tech lead, team coach or similar or from a development manager role. 
  • Have worked in a web environment where deployments are made frequently and the responsibility for deployments is distributed in the development teams. 
  • Have experience working in self-propelled development teams with short feedback loops. 

The leadership as Hemnet is characterized by transparency, participation, support and guidance. Our managers help their teams rather than steer them. Hence we think it’s important that you and your leadership style would fit well into that description. 

Who we are

Hemnet is a big brand but a pretty small company of around 100 people who are passionate about helping people find their dream home.

We work in small teams and work actively to share experiences and knowledge with each other. We try to come up with new ideas, question ways of doing things, collaborate and have fun every day. Personal development and the desire to test new ways of working are things we encourage, as the goal is that these lessons and experiences can help us to get even better together. Roughly 40 of us are working within our development department where we are divided in six cross functional teams with different competencies- infrastructure, development, user research, UX/UI and data analysis. 

In our office in central Stockholm, the atmosphere is relaxed and playful. We work in a collaborative environment with shared breakfasts, AWs, conferences, lab days and competence groups.

We look forward to reading your application!

Or, know someone who would be a perfect fit? Let them know!

Stockholm

Klarabergsgatan 60
11121 Stockholm Directions info@hemnet.se View page

What we get at Hemnet

  • Hackathons

    We regularly have full days dedicated to experimenting with new product ideas, technology or other initiatives.

  • Flexible working hours

    At Hemnet we have the possibility to have an impact on our working hours to have a flexible work-life balance.

  • Professional development

    Knowledge sharing, education, competence days and conferences are important elements for us working at Hemnet.

  • Healthcare

    We know that we have more fun at work and do a better job if we feel good. Therefore all get health care allowance of 5000 SEK annually. We also offer some kind of wellbeing classes several times a week.

  • Team activities

    We do a lot of social activities together. As part of our own, smaller team but also the whole Hemnet team together.

  • And of course...

    ...we all get pension, extra vacation days, extra parental pay, breakfasts, fresh fruits among other things.

The Hemnet culture

As a market leader, we need to be in constant learning, where we continuously test, explore and take on new challenges. All to maintain our position but also to be at the forefront. We believe in self-leadership and we work in small agile teams where we actively work to exchange experiences and knowledge, come up with new ideas, questioning and, of course, make sure to have fun along the way!

Already working at Hemnet?

Let’s recruit together and find your next colleague.

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  • Alexander Woll
  • Anders Scheef
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  • Anton Holmgren
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