Job Description

Skype is for doing things together, whenever you’re apart. Skype’s text, voice and video make it simple to share experiences with the people that matter to you, wherever they are. Hundreds of millions of individuals and businesses actively use Skype making over 700 millions minutes of video/voice calls per day, sending instant messages and sharing files. Are you passionate about changing the world? We’re looking for brilliant minds to join the Skype revolution.

The team work on the development of Skype's public website. This team includes both CMS & eCommerce and their integration to each other. is looking for a passionate and experienced Senior Software Engineer to join our team and contribute to our collection of web properties at and work closely with Design and Marketing to identify opportunities and make them reality.

Skills & Requirements

Who are you & what can you do:

  • You're skilled in JavaScript, HTML5, CSS3 and are familiar with other web technologies, experience with backend technologies is a plus
  • You know how to transform design concepts into reality in good quality and always thinking end-user values first
  • Able to read analytical data and convert opportunities into proposals/deliverables 
  • You have multi-device development experience and know how to create great features dependent on a device and resolution
  • You have a strong knowledge of SEO and web optimization
  • Able to prototype ideas, present them to others and mentor other team members
  • You have worked in an agile environment and practiced SCRUM
  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science (or equivalent) is required equivalent years of relevant work experience

What's the deal:

  • You'll get to work on a website visited on daily basis by millions of people worldwide
  • A great range of company benefits not only financial but other perks like flexible working hours, possibility of working from home, training, food etc.
  • Work in a collaborative environment where innovation and creativity is nurtured
  • Fun atmosphere in the office and many occasions to socialize

About Skype

Would you like to work on a product which is used by millions of people every day?  Skype is software that enables the world’s conversations.Hundreds of millions of individuals and businesses actively use Skype making over 700 million minutes of video / voice calls per day, send instant messages and sharing files with other Skype users. If you have a keen desire to stretch yourself to support the delivery ofgreat products and features then Skype’s the perfect place for you. Everyday Skype enables 100's of millions of people to be together, even when they're apart. We're global thinkers with offices in Hong Kong, London, Luxembourg, Moscow, New York, Palo Alto, Prague, Singapore, Stockholm, Tallinn, Tartu and Tokyo. Our wonderful offices are relaxed, funky, innovative and dog friendly - we're more like family around here. 


Learn more about Skype

We have great benefits

Private HealthBreakfast and Lunch included25 days annual leaveGym membership as part of our flexi-benefitsMicrosoft SharesDental Insurance as part of our flexi-benefitsPensionLife Insurance

Who you’ll work with

christos gentsis
Josef Jelinek
Helbert - Product Engineering Manager

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Senior Software Engineer - Web Development - at Skype - JavaScript