Turning big ideas into great products

We are a world-class team of designers and engineers who turn big ideas into great products and companies.

About

We help interesting companies create and improve digital products and services through long lasting and mutually rewarding relationships.

To stay on top of our game we build and launch our own products that evolve into separate ventures. This gives us the opportunity to learn hands-on how to build and grow innovative and disruptive product and service businesses.

We also advise entrepreneurs and invest in early stage startups to form valuable partnerships, and create rewarding opportunities for everybody involved.

  • NRK

  • Jottacloud

  • Schibsted

  • Nimber

  • Plan

  • Distribution Innovation

  • Tomra

  • Acano

  • Nortura

  • Assessio

  • Telenor

  • Aftenposten

Approach

Our mission is to help conceive and explore big ideas and turn them into great products that matters. 

Explore — We can help you explore and validate your ideas, and quickly realize them into working concepts and prototypes. Together we will bring those sketches to life.

Build — You have the idea, but need help turning it into a real world product. We will help you create something truly new and unique—whether it’s a new website, app or startup venture.

Improve — You already have a site or an app that needs improvement, or want to explore a new direction for an existing product. Our diverse team of designers and engineers will help you take your product to the next level.

People

Our team consists of experts and specialists within fields as diverse as interaction design, graphic design, animation, interface design, front- and back-end development, as well as Artificial Intelligence, machine learning and advanced algorithms.


The company was founded in 2011 by Tobias Bæck and Johan Bakken. With offices in Norway and Germany, and extensive partnerships across the world, our projects have a global reach.

Truls Haugland

Designer

Malte Kiesel

Developer

Tobias Bæck

Co-founder

Silja W. Langebraaten

Designer

Gunnar A. Grimnes

Developer

Ole Martin Kristiansen

Designer

Vivek Vaddina

Intern

Marius Feldmann

Developer

Kristian Hjelle

Designer

Susanne K. Lundblad

Developer

Elvis Nuñez

Developer

Bjarne Bakke Kvistad

Designer

Nils B. Løchen Plosnić

Accountant

Johan Bakken

Co-founder

Anders Skaalsveen

Developer

Espen Waldal

Project Manager

August Skare

Developer

Tristan King

Developer

Daniël van der Winden

Designer

Jobs

We’re always on the lookout for talented and highly motivated people. Please get in touch if you think you’re a good fit.

Position

What we're looking for

Location(s)

Android Developer

We’re looking for an experienced Android Developer to join our team in Oslo or Bonn. You’ll need to be passionate about attention to detail, as we’re looking for someone who can build best-in-class native apps for Android. We’re looking for someone with extensive experience with Android/Java, Android Activity, Fragment and UI Layout.

Oslo, Norway or Bonn, Germany

Backend Developer

We're looking for an experienced and extraordinarily talented Backend Engineer to join our team in Bonn. You’ll need to be fluent in Python and JavaScript, or have the ability to learn quickly. Experience with web applications, databases, distributed systems, scaling and machine learning is a plus.

Bonn, Germany

iOS Developer

We’re looking for someone with an extensive experience building apps for the iOS platform to join our team in Oslo or Bonn. You’ll need to be passionate about attention to detail and flawless execution. Experience with Swift is a plus.

Oslo, Norway or Bonn, Germany

Frontend Developer

We’re looking for an experienced and detail oriented Frontend Developer to join our team in Oslo or Bonn. You’ll need to be fluent in HTML, CSS and JavaScript. Experience working with Git, Stylus, Jade, Twig, AngularJS, Craft and PHP is a plus.

Oslo, Norway or Bonn, Germany

Perks

Competitive salary. A good pension and health insurance plan. The hardware and software you need. Free breakfast, lunch and snacks. Flexible working hours and holidays. Amazing trips, parties and concerts.

Internships

We also occasionally offer internships. Please note that we might not be able to respond to each application individually.

Contact

We’re always interested in new projects, big or small. Please don’t hesitate to get in touch with us regarding your project.

If you want to contact us about something else, or just say hi, please call (+47) 464 00 000 or send us an e-mail. You’re also always welcome to drop by our office for a coffee.

Offices

Norway

Bakken & Bæck AS
Trondheimsveien 135
0570 Oslo
Norway

Germany

Bakken & Bæck GmbH
Siemensstrasse 8
53121 Bonn
Deutschland

Elsewhere

For more frequent updates about us, what we’re up to and what we’re currently interested in—you can follow us on TwitterFacebook and Instagram.