Software Developer, Web, Gothenburg, Sweden

- Join us in the fight against antibiotic resistant bacteria!

At the forefront of digital health, 1928 Diagnostics strives to bring the full value of Bioinformatics and Cloud Computing to revolutionize how health care fight antibiotic resistant bacteria. 1928 Diagnostics is the start-up transitioning into a scale up, already operating globally. The company was elected a World Economic Forum Tech Pioneer in 2018, for our innovative technology that is poised to have a significant impact on global health, society and business. The company has been elected for the “33-listan” 3 years in a row and by that received the title “Gold company”.

We care about our cause. Antibiotic resistance is one of the top three largest threats against humanity. 1928 Diagnostics combines software technology and genomics to analyze DNA from infectious bacteria and help hospitals to track down antibiotic resistant bacteria and enable the right treatment to the patient.

The product

You will join a diverse development team, creating a custom made processing platform for analyzing DNA data and a web application. The challenge is to present complex and dynamic data with a focus on quality and user-friendliness. Everything is running in a Kubernetes cluster which is scaling on the computational needs. We primarily work with React.js, Typescript, HTML, CSS/LESS, Django, Python, RabbitMQ, PostgreSQL and other things that we find exciting. We want to continuously challenge ourselves and keep learning new things.

Who are you?

We are looking for a web developer with a focus on front-end development. For the role you should be passionate about programming and delivering a user-experience that supports the customer. You have an interest in design and UX, and like to get external input from both users and other team members. You will be involved in the whole development process, from ideation to production release. You are close to the product every day and your thoughts and ideas matter, all the way to the end-user.

We want you to have the following qualifications:

  • MSc in Software engineering or equivalent
  • Relevant work-experience
  • Good communication skills in English
  • Curious and eager to learn

You will work in our office in central Gothenburg and have the opportunity to travel to trade shows, customers and collaborators.

About the company

With our relatively streamlined team we are working head-to-head in a global competitive environment. Today 17 people and growing, with competences within software development, bioinformatics, molecular biology, QA/RA, sales, marketing and finance. The team is led by two of the founders, Kristina Lagerstedt and Susanne Staaf, that together have a long experience within life science research and development.


If this sounds interesting you are welcome to contact us on

For more information regarding the position you can also contact:

Fredrik Dyrkell CTO +46 707 78 08 69