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 Interested in working with us? Check out below for open positions, then send us your resume and cover letter to jobs@playmagnus.com

Support Developer Intern

We’re looking for the right person to help us support users and hunt bugs in our apps.

Support Developer Intern for Play Magnus

Hey there! 

We’re a small company owned by Magnus Carlsen. Yes, that’s the Norwegian chess player you may have heard a bit about. We have two apps. Play Magnus, and Magnus Trainer.

We’re looking for someone to fill the role of being our support developer, as an intern. In this role you will be responsible for reading and categorising support and feedback emails from our users, dig into our crash logs, and solve a variety of important technical problems with code. Gradually you’ll be expected to learn new programming languages and solve problems in our different source code repositories.

We’re looking for a support developer

We’re looking for a service-minded developer with a passion for helping people out. Here is our wish list:

  • You should have some experience with scripting and programming. Having had a course at university level or being a passionate hobby programmer is sufficient.

  • You should be motivated to learn about databases and SQL.

  • Be eager to learn and become comfortable with programming languages such as Swift, Kotlin, C# and JavaScript.

  • You should have a passion for mobile games. Experience with Android and iOS as mobile platforms is a plus.

  • Have excellent communication skills. Be able to understand our users’ behaviour and needs.

  • Be service-minded, passionate and self-motivated.

  • Have an interest in learning more about chess (since you’ll be working with chess related products). You don’t need to be good or even know how to play chess.

  • Be comfortable with writing, and speaking English on a daily basis with our international team.

With us you will be

  • Be a part of our engineering dream team, which consists of a mathematician, a physicist, a robotics engineer, and two computer engineers.

  • Working with challenging and diverse tech tasks.

  • Communicating with passionate users who love our products.

  • The ability to learn from experienced colleagues, and eventually take on more responsibility.

  • You’ll be able to tell people that you work in a team that creates games for Magnus Carlsen (the world champion in chess), which is pretty awesome.

We offer

  • Offices located in central Oslo.

  • The chance to work with products that are used all over the world, and have had millions of downloads.

  • Weekly yoga workouts. Yes, our CEO is a certified yoga teacher.

  • Flexitime.

Please send us your resume (PDF or a link). For questions about the role contact:

Felipe Longé, CTO & Head of Engineering

jobs@playmagnus.com