We are hoping that you are the next backend developer to join our team of Equality Checker’s in Oslo. Equality Check is a startup on a mission to create diverse and equal workplaces through radical transparency. Being part of our team will be an opportunity to impact millions of people's lives providing them the opportunity to fulfill their potential - and that's how we measure our success. We are a young startup but are experiencing great traction with users, corporate collaborations, and positive social impact.
You are a solution-oriented, positive, and creative senior developer. You are eager to understand users’ needs and push to create the best possible solution to help bring Equality Check to the next level
It means to become a product every employee has found helpful when finding a job they will have equal opportunities in or looking for more transparency in the workplace. We aim to make a difference for every workplace by supporting them in becoming an equal opportunity employer. We are currently based in Oslo, but you will be instrumental in adapting our product as we scale to Sweden and the UK this year. You will be joining our team of 7, and work closely with our designer, developer and CTO.
Help us build our product to scale to new markets
Take ownership of our infrastructure
Improve and work on our backend architecture
Influence our technical decisions going forward
Work with both frontend and backend if you want to!
You are a self-driven developer who gets energy from working at speed and efficiency
You are comfortable with risk, rapid growth, and uncertainty in a thriving startup
You are positive, solutions-oriented and see opportunities
You work well in a team and contribute to the overall team success
You show initiative and get things done
Energized by a demanding, fast-moving environment
Committed to the continuous improvement of yourself, the team and the organization
Between 2 and 7 years experience as developer
An interest in business as well as technology - you might have MS/BS Degree in Computer Science, but this is not mandatory
Experience in scaling backend / infrastructure
Experience with AWS or other cloud providers
Preferably experienced in Node.js and TypeScript
Preferably experience with elasticsearch or other search engines
Offices in central Oslo in a modern co-working space that provides events, parties and presentations from industry leaders (Share)
A fun team of passionate people on a mission to change the world through radical transparency
Dynamic environment where exciting opportunities are always showing up
Possibility for stock options
We firmly believe in autonomy, and your work schedule will be flexible to accommodate your life
We're a Norwegian startup. We come bearing waffles and beer!
Full-time employment and stock options
Equality Check was founded in 2015 by two founders who have been working passionately to solve gender equality in Norway for the past five years. Since our inception, the team has:
3 national campaigns addressing gender stereotypes and unconscious bias in Norway reaching more than 3 million people.
Engaged more than 30 CEOs of Norway’s largest companies to prioritize the issue
Published a best-selling book on unconscious bias and gender stereotypes with Norway’s most accredited publisher Gyldendal
Raised funds from corporations and the government (Innovation Norway) to find solutions on how to improve gender equality in the workplace
Been part of the Antler Global accelerator program in Stockholm
Been featured in 100+ media articles speaking on the subject of diversity
Held several international and national events on unconscious bias and gender stereotypes for thousands of people
Spoken at the UN and been invited to the White House
Partnered with Make Equal Sweden to launch Equality Check in Sweden
Major collaborations with employee organizations such as Finansforbundet and YS
Partnered with Norway’s leading research center on Gender Equality (CORE) to find what could become the world’s first validated solutions on how to improve gender balance in organizations
Interested in hearing more? Reach out! We’re happy to answer any questions you may have.Email us