Senior Software Engineer - Data Ingestion & Streaming



Software Engineering
Stockholm, Sweden
Posted on Friday, February 24, 2023
On our path to becoming the world’s favorite way to shop, we’re assembling an unparalleled global talent network, accelerating individual careers, and disrupting entire industries. We are on a mission to liberate humanity from all the meaningless time spent managing their purchases and finances, so they can do more of what they love. We’re in search of global talent eager to embrace our atmosphere and defy their own expectations.
About the Team:
The Data Ingestion and Streaming team provides a streaming platform as a service and ensures that the infrastructure for streaming events and messages works reliably and within well-defined performance boundaries. The team is responsible for providing transparent and easy-to-consult documentation to guide users to configure and use their applications, and takes responsibility for developing new automated processes to help customers in their everyday work. Data Ingestion and Streaming also provides a secure infrastructure for ingesting data into Klarna’s Data Platform.
About the Role:
We are seeking a Senior DevOps Engineer to join our team. You will be not only responsible for maintaining a critical infrastructure within Klarna, but also to help shape the future offerings of the team. Your daily responsibilities will include, but are not limited to, handling the non-functional aspects of the system, supporting the team’s customers in their work, on-call duties and conducting POCs with new technologies to improve ease of operation.


  • AWS
  • Kafka
  • Jenkins
  • Docker
  • Bitbucket
  • Datadog
  • Ansible

You have experience in:

  • Cloud experience (preferably AWS)
  • CI/CD experience
  • Python programming experience
  • Production experience with monitoring, logging, and distributed systems

You may have experience in:

  • Kafka
  • Ansible
If you're passionate about DevOps, have a proven track record in delivering reliable and scalable systems and are looking for a challenging environment with the flexibility to experiment with new tools and technologies, we'd love to hear from you!
What we offer:
Diversity & Community
With our diversity of skills, perspectives and backgrounds, we can create, innovate, and disrupt like no other. Diversity is part of who we are, and essential to our success.
Ownership & Impact
Here, every voice matters. We’re organized into hundreds of small teams, each run like a start-up, focused on their own problem-space.
Trust & Collaboration
Successes and failures are won together at Klarna in a melting pot of teams. Win, lose, and learn, we’re on this path together.
If you love what you do, you should love where you do it. We appreciate that everyone’s different and has their own preferences of where and how to work. We genuinely believe in the power of regular face-to-face interactions in building close connections with our teams, but we also strongly believe people can work effectively remotely. This means that combining both is the key to success.
At Klarna, You can choose between working from the office, hybrid within your employment country, or even outside of it for up to 20 working days per year. Flex it up! 
Challenges & Rewards
We take a very Swedish approach to benefits. Support for parents, health and wellness perks—we’ve got you covered.
About Klarna
Since 2005 Klarna has been on a mission to revolutionize the retail banking industry. With over 150 million global active users and 2 million transactions per day, Klarna is meeting the changing demands of consumers by saving them time and money while helping them be informed and in control. Over 450,000 global retail partners, including H&M, Saks, Sephora, Macys, IKEA, Expedia Group, and Nike have integrated Klarna's innovative technology to deliver a seamless shopping experience online and in-store. Klarna has over 6,000 employees and is active in 45 markets. For more information, visit Klarna.com
It is our commitment that every qualified person will be evaluated according to skills regardless of age, gender, identity, ethnicity, sexual orientation, disability status or religion. Please refrain from including your picture and age with the application.