Backend Engineer - Einride


Stockholm, Gothenburg, Sweden





Einride is a leading provider of digital, electric and autonomous shipping technology.

Want to be part of transforming road freight – for good? Einride is showing the world a new way to move, based on the latest digital, electric and autonomous technologies. Through our offering – freight capacity as a service – we enable businesses around the world to accelerate towards their sustainability goals.

Founded in 2016, Einride became the first company in the world to deploy a cab-less autonomous electric vehicle on a public road (Sweden, 2019). In 2022, we were the first to successfully operate such a vehicle on a US public road. Today, we are a team of more than 500 people, and our award-winning technology is being deployed across 8 countries (and counting). Our clients include some of the world’s biggest shippers, including Fortune 500 companies.

We are looking for enthusiastic, humble and creative Backend Engineers who are passionate about creating simple, beautiful and helpful solutions to empower the transport industry to go electric. As a Backend Engineer at Einride, you will join one of our top talent teams where you will have the opportunity to innovate and drive change together with other ambitious, innovative and kind-hearted people who all challenge conventional thinking, think big, and aim for zero.

At Einride everyone is responsible for their work end to end, from development to production. You will help us improve developer happiness, our fearless development culture and acquire a deep understanding of your domain. This includes the needs of customers and other stakeholders to help out with planning and prioritization of your team’s activities. You will be working in a cross-functional team with a mix of developers and other roles such as subject matter experts, data scientists, designers, UX researchers, and product managers.

You will:

  • Build our Saga Freight Operating System which enables fleets of heavy duty electric trucks to outperform their diesel counterparts in large transportation networks. 
  • Use the Go programming language and Google Cloud Platform as your primary development tools
  • Work with open source code
  • Work in a cloud native, microservices architecture and deploy to production several times a day

We expect you to:

  • Have previous professional experience on backend development
  • Able to work in a diverse team and collaborate with others
  • Be curious in learning/helping out in other areas than backend development
  • Learn from fantastic colleagues and share your knowledge and experience

This is a full-time position based in Stockholm or Gothenburg. We recommend that you submit your application as soon as possible since selection and interviews are held continually.

At Einride, we are innovators, building solutions the world has never seen before – but urgently needs. That’s why we take action, and it’s why we are always eager to be challenged. We know that our best innovations come from having a diverse mix of people, including those of different experiences, career paths, and walks of life. By coming together and sharing our perspectives openly – by disagreeing, discussing, and committing – we deliver greater impact.