Senior C++ Developer

R&D - Research and DevelopmentHybrid Remote, Lund, Sweden


What makes us Qlik?  


A Gartner® Magic Quadrant™ Leader for 13 years in a row, Qlik transforms complex data landscapes into actionable insights, driving strategic business outcomes. Serving over 40,000 global customers, our portfolio leverages pervasive data quality and advanced AI/ML capabilities that lead to better decisions, faster.   


We excel in integration and governance solutions that work with diverse data sources, and our real-time analytics uncover hidden patterns, empowering teams to address complex challenges and seize new opportunities.  



The Senior C++ Developer Role  


As a Senior C++ Developer within the Engine team at Qlik, you'll play a pivotal role in shaping the future of our data analytics products. The Engine team focuses on developing and maintaining Qlik’s calculation engine, a core component vital for processing extensive data quantities.   


Joining a small Scrum team, you'll engage in the complete software development cycle, contributing to requirements analysis, implementing new features, and ensuring high-quality releases. Your work will be deployed to both cloud and on-prem environments, influencing the very core of Qlik’s analytics offerings.  


What makes this role interesting?  


Innovation at Core: Work on Qlik’s Analytic Engine, a modern, advanced, and high-performing backend component central to our analytics products for over 30 years. Engage with cutting-edge technologies, including AI, and contribute to challenging software development projects.  


Collaborative Environment: Join a highly collaborative and multicultural team spread across different geographical locations. Benefit from a creative, team-oriented, and high-energy culture that values diversity and group dynamics.  


Continuous Learning: Be part of a dynamic environment that values cooperation around code deliverables and emphasizes frequent, high-quality software releases. Engage with modern software technologies and efficient test & delivery pipelines.  


Here’s how you’ll be making an impact:  


Functionality Development: Design, develop, and maintain key functionalities within the Analytic Engine component, influencing the core capabilities of Qlik’s analytics products.  


Agile Practices: Employ Agile development practices, participate in code reviews, and contribute to the development process frameworks, ensuring efficient and high-quality software delivery.  


Mentorship: Share your expertise by mentoring team members in best practices and standards, fostering a culture of continuous improvement.  


We’re looking for a teammate with:  


  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or a related field.
  • 7+ years of software development experience, with at least 3 years in C++. Familiarity with Linux development environments and experience using Git, Github, Jenkins, and Jira.
  • Curiosity, self-drive, and goal orientation. Strong sense of responsibility and integrity with a "Quality First" approach.
  • Strong communication, analytical, and interpersonal skills. Ability to drive cross-team activities and collaborate effectively.


The location for this role is:  


Lund, Sweden  


Join us in this exciting role where your contributions will directly impact Qlik’s future and be part of a team that values innovation, collaboration, and continuous learning. Apply now to be a key player in shaping the next generation of our analytics products!  


More about Qlik and who we are:  


Find out more about life at Qlik on social: Instagram, LinkedIn, YouTube, and X/Twitter, and to see all other opportunities to join us and our values, check out our Careers Page.  


What else do we offer?  


  • Genuine career progression pathways and mentoring programs
  • Culture of innovation, technology, collaboration, and openness
  • Flexible, diverse, and international work environment


Giving back is a huge part of our culture. Alongside an extra “change the world” day plus another for personal development, we also highly encourage participation in our Corporate Responsibility Employee Programs  



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