Software developer for Danske Commodities

Do you have experience with Developing on Data intensive & streaming based systems, providing scalable cloudbased solutions? Do you thrive from being a key part of an innovative team consisting of both developers, data engineers, infrastraucture specialists and domain experts? And do you enjoy sharing knowledge with others as well as learning new skills? Then you just might be the new colleague we are looking for to join our customer, Danske Commodities’ Bifrost team!

What can expect in your new job at Danske Commodities (DC)

As the new Software developer, you will join Danske Commodities Bifrost portfolio team, a cross functional team architecting, developing, and operating a new Enterprise streaming data platform – a platform that is essential to DC. You will design and build custom components, and integrate with managed solutions in the cloud, as well as self-hosted open-source components. The goal is to deliver a scalable, stable and easy to use platform for our Quantitative Analysts enabling them to build automated low latency trading algorithms.

You will join an inclusive team of motivated colleagues, who always seek to be the best version of themselves. In the team, there is a great focus on growing and developing together by giving each other constructive feedback and practicing frequent knowledge sharing with each other. Taking ownership of good collaboration and welcoming new ideas in a professional environment is a cornerstone in the team.

Be a part of Danske Commodities key IT platform

Starting out, you will get a thorough introduction to the team, your tasks and the IT landscape of DC. In the beginning, you will be working closely together with other Software developers, so that you are introduced properly to the current landscape. Also, you will be assigned a buddy to guide you through your first time and give you the best possible start in the team. After a while, you will get more responsibility and you will work on further developing and strengthening the platform.

Your responsibilities

  • Design, develop, and maintain data platform components such as Python libraries, integrations & and data processing services written in C# or Java
  • Building services leveraging the functionality of managed and 3rdparty solutions.
  • Apply CI/CD best practices to ensure a smooth delivery process
  • Monitor and optimize performance, availability, through proactive monitoring, alerting. Collaborate with the team to build a platform that is performant, maintainable and provides a good user experience
  • Troubleshoot and resolve issues, performance bottlenecks, etc., in coorporation with the end users
  • Stay updated with the latest trends and advancements in data streaming & data analytics technologies and propose innovative solutions to improve the overall platform architecture

Personal skills – you

  • are independent, reliant and adaptable as you will operate in a dynamic team
  • are a team-oriented person who enjoys collaboration – but also thrives with working independently and taking the lead on a task if require
  • see opportunities where others see problems
  • enjoy sharing knowledge with others and learning new skills
  • take a positive view: no job too big, no job too small – the team covers a wide range of tasks, and they always support each other in getting the job done

Your qualifications – we expect that you

  • have a relevant educational background within information technology, e.g., Computer Science or similar
  • have a minimum of two years' experience from a similar position, working with planning, designing, developing, documenting and managing Microsoft based application environments
  • you probably have experience working with Kafka or a similar event streaming platform and Spark, Flink or similar stream processing engines
  • have experience with either Java, Python or C#, but are not afraid to learn new languages. We prefer to use the right tool for the job. can pose a solid understanding of CI/CD concepts and experience with tools like Github Actions, Azure DevOps, Git, Jenkins, or similar
  • are proficient in English – both written and verbal

Danske Commodities will take good care of you

At Danske Commodities, they take great care of their people. Joining DC means you’ll get a lot of great perks – including social events, cultural experiences, tasty food and benefits to better your health, your life and your future.

Here are some of the benefits Danske Commodities offer to their employees:

  • Flexible working hours including the option to work from home up to two days per week.
  • Vast development opportunities with the help of your own individual development plan, access to our DC University with 50+ courses as well as remote courses through Harvard Learning.
  • Global career prospects as part of the Equinor group with +20,000 colleagues across the world.
  • 10% paid pension as well as a beneficial health care and insurance package.
  • Great parental leave conditions including 26 weeks of paid maternity leave and 16 weeks of paid paternity leave as well as the opportunity to join the network Inspired Beyond Babies.
  • Paid children’s sick days, to be used whenever needed.
  • Extra days off five, to be exact, as well as a Yay Day (an additional day off dedicated to ‘me time’) every year – adding to the standard five weeks off each year.
  • Senior days if you’re over 55 years old.
  • Bonus scheme.
  • Share savings meaning you have the opportunity to participate in our parent company Equinor’s attractive share savings programme.
  • Paid at home internet and equipment including a mobile phone with paid subscription and IT equipment for when working from home.
  • 100+ yearly social and professional events including DC Sports and DC Talks events, gatherings in our book club, bicycle club, student network, wine club, CS:GO team and more.
  • Free Spotify Premium subscription.
  • Various free tickets to family-friendly and cultural attractions.
  • Discounts at hotels, restaurants, sports clubs and more.
  • Organic food including a light breakfast, lunch buffet and snacks throughout the day.
  • An office in the heart of Aarhus right next to the central train station.