Beetroot is happy to announce that we are looking for a new addition to our team. We need a brilliant Desktop Windows/MacOS developer to join us on behalf of a progressive client in Oslo, Norway.
Our customer offers a service that allows every individual on a global scale to assess and confirm his or her knowledge and skills in a reliable, transparent, and comprehensive manner. You will get a unique opportunity to be part of a global team that works with governments, awarding bodies, universities, municipalities, and schools to deliver secure, standardized tests.
The focal point of the company is educational technology, namely assessment, and learning enhancement. Their mission is to improve the approaches towards learning and valuation. Ultimately this goal attempts to open up more opportunities in life for everyone based on a more fair and adaptive process of learning. What sets them apart is being a small and agile company, while dealing with major enterprise customers. They combine user-friendly and innovative work together with delivering enterprise-level features that support existing workflows.
This project is based on the programming language Go, heavily utilizing desktop OS APIs (on both Windows and Mac OS). The stack consists of AWS services, Java, ElasticSearch, etc. on the backend.
Do more extensive development in the browser that the customer provide for high-stakes exams.
The focus will be on developing additional features in the Safe Exam Browser.
The responsibilities will relate to handling local storage of student submissions, automatic upload of submissions delivered while offline, and UI to manage/monitor these processes.
The tasks will include participating in defining the architecture and development tasks.
What we're looking for:
An eye for clean, testable, maintainable, and performant code.
Ideally, the candidate is experienced in working on large projects with many other developers
Good basis with Windows, Windows API, and interested in MacOS development. Or vice versa.
Passion, drive, energy, a sense of humor and a great attitude!
Good level of English
Experience with network apps development, service, Core and user interface.
Experience with Agile development methodology & Test-Driven development is a plus.
You love borsch!
Does this describe you?
There is such a thing as being a "true Beetroot".
We value people who are eager for continual improvement. Someone who desires to be the most caring, professional, and progressive version of yourself. Your skills and experience are important factors, but your personality, approach, and drive for improvement are what truly make a difference. Our hope is that you will be a team player who can accept responsibility for your work, solve problems pragmatically, and remain highly motivated. It is also important to be outgoing, well-organized, and efficient with a strong ability to prioritize.
Now that we've covered the basics, let's share more about us!
We are a Swedish-Ukrainian IT company, building dream teams of developers and designers for companies around the globe. As an emerging company, co-producing with other emerging companies, we work with both start-up businesses and advanced businesses. In essence, we are the cannonball for our client's success. With over 400 team members, Beetroot fosters a family environment. We are a tightly knit group who loves spending time together. Our desire is to provide a cozy workplace full of trust, equality, and steamy bowls of borsch!
Do you like perks? So do we! We provide:
A work environment with a minimum level of hierarchy
Family-like culture in a comfortable, well-equipped office
Great networking opportunities with international clients
Personal and professional development opportunities
Competitive salary, paid vacation, medical insurance, and social benefits
Team building activities: ski trips, Beetroot breakfast, movie nights...and more!
English lessons with native speakers
Discounted Beetroot Academy courses
Annual allowance to participate in competence-enhancing events
Are you a good fit? Send us your CV in English. We are waiting to hear from you!