Senior Developer/Teamlead

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Are you a senior developer with a solid experience in JavaScript and PHP? Do you have experience in supervising others and want to be a part of an exciting scale-up journey? Paligo is now looking for a senior developer who wants to lead a Scrum Team focused on developing and maintaining the Paligo application!

Who we are

Paligo is an industry leader in the Component Content Management System space. We enable true team collaboration with our cloud-based CCMS for authoring, managing, publishing, and translating technical documentation. In short, we are transforming the way business-critical technical knowledge is documented. Our goal is to become the number one solution by providing exceptional features, value, and customer satisfaction – and we need YOU to help take us to the next level.

About the job

As a Senior Developer/Teamlead, you will lead and support a Scrum Team focused on developing and maintaining the Paligo application. The position offers a great variety and you will get to work on different tasks, including:

  • Cooperate with the Product Manager and internal stakeholders in managing and implementing the backlog
  • Supporting your development/scrum team (5-8 people) by ensuring that projects are managed according to the internal procedures
  • Leading the Scrum events as a Scrum Master and help the development team solve any blockers
  • Work on select coding tasks and support the team with technical problems

As a Senior Developer/Teamlead you work closely, and in collaboration with the Product Manager, and you will report directly to the CTO.

Who you are

The ideal person for the role have:

  • 5+ years of work experience as a developer in software companies
  • Relevant development/engineering education or similar proven strong fundamental skills
  • At least 1 years of experience in leading a Scrum Team
  • 5+ years of experience in coding PHP
  • Strong skills in JavaScript 
  • Professional or native English
  • Lives in Sweden, this role is based in Solna, Sweden

Good to have:

  • Experience with the Amazon AWS platform
  • Docker
  • XSLT
  • Atlassian (Jira + Bitbucket)
  • Any front end framework (e.g. Angular, React or Vue)


Personal requirements:

To succeed in the role as Senior Developer/Teamlead, you are organized as a person, as you will be helping to manage the backlog in Jira. You are an excellent communicator and are used to communicating both internally in the team as well as externally to external stakeholders. You are a problem solver and someone enjoys coming up with practical solutions when you encounter challenging problems. Furthermore, you are a team player – we are all working towards the same goal, whether you're a developer or a salesperson, and no matter where in the world you are. Though we enjoy our alone time to focus, we have no problem with cooperating across teams to assist each other.

What we offer you

Joining us on this ride is a great chance for you as a senior developer. You will be challenged and you will learn new things. And as we are in such a strong growth phase, we expect there to be opportunities for you to develop your career and grow into other roles. We invest in our team!  We are building a workplace where you can thrive as a person and we make sure you have a plan for your growth.

At Paligo, we believe in, and encourage, candid communication so everyone's voice is heard, and we collaborate, brainstorm and learn together. We also know that a culture promoting health helps us to make smarter decisions, prevents stress, and just makes us feel better. We regularly organize health-promoting activities, and to connect with our remote global team members, informal Zoom get-togethers. We have a competitive benefits plan to offer you as well as flexible working hours - because we know that it is important to balance your work life and home life.


Practical Information

Start: As soon as we find the right fit 
Extent: Full-time 100% 
Location: Solna, Sweden.
Contact information: If you have any questions about the role, please contact Michelle Berglund at and she will be happy to help!

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


Vretenvägen 2
171 54 Solna Directions

What are we like?

From our very beginning, we wanted to actively build a great workplace and attractive culture at Paligo. It was, and is, always considered as important as all the other parts of the business. From training and upskilling, to regular global team outings, to the goofy monthly update videos from management, we strive to find the balance between delivering our best work and having a happy relationship with our colleagues.

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