Software engineer, prototyping, analytics & data management, Novozymes
Are you passionate about technology and sustainability? Then you might be our new Software Engineer!
Work for a cause, not just a company
Novozymes is the world’s leading provider of industrial enzymes and microorganisms. Together with our customers, partners, and the global community, we use our innovative thinking and passion for science to boost industries and make everyday products more sustainable for the good of the planet. Our biological solutions enable higher agricultural yields, healthy food consumption, low-temperature washing, energy-efficient production, renewable fuel, and many other biological solutions that the world can benefit from – both today and in years to come. We need people who are eager to try new things, motivated by challenge, and not afraid to fail but driven to try again. And again. We know that original thinking happens when we’re given the flexibility to focus and the freedom to fully unfold our individual strengths. This is key to our innovation power. We call it Rethink Tomorrow.
Join us as our new Software Engineer
Our R&D Data Science Platform is a highly capable ecosystem of integrated services and components, that are offered to our scientists as a digital workbench. These digital workbenches are the baselines of most R&D activities, so we take great pride in ensuring that researchers have capable data toolboxes at their disposal.
We are looking for a systems developer to join in on our quest to give our scientists and researchers awesome data infrastructure. The team shares development and maintenance tasks, as well as engagement activities towards the rest of the research organization. In your day-to-day job, you will do software development in a hybrid team setting, help strengthen our underlying software platform and ensure operational stability.
We write most of our code in Python, work with key open-source technologies like PostgreSQL, RabbitMQ, Airflow on top of Debian based Linux environment - all to deliver a distributed platform to manage research data. We strive to build software that is well tested and reliable infrastructure that is measured and monitored. We are a small and dynamic team that succeeds every time we help a colleague get closer to a discovery.
Welcome to Prototyping, Analytics & Data Management
R&D Data Management works to enhance business and scientific productivity by developing systems to provide seamless access to research data, state of the art data analysis and visualization tools - supporting research activities such as genome sequencing and protein engineering in Novozymes’ global R&D organization. Our department has full operational responsibility for these systems, enabling an agile and flexible environment.
In this role you’ll make an impact by:
- Putting open source technologies and tools to use in a global research organization
- Delivering scalable platforms that help accelerate biotechnology research
- Helping researchers succeed by accelerating their data-driven discoveries
Potentially relevant experience:
- Strong Python programming skills
- Comfortable with Linux environment (Debian based) and command line tools
- Well-versed in git, CI/CD, Jenkins, Ansible, Docker and Devops practices
- Problem-solving skills within Basic networking, Data modelling, UI design
- Data Science tooling such as Jupyter, Pandas, Matplotlib and Streamlit
- Enabling ETL flows and structuring data pipelines
Applicants are not expected to be able to tick all the boxes on the above competence wish-list. We will help you get into any new areas through training or other learning opportunities.
You probably have a degree in IT, Computer Science or equivalent experience. A track record within R&D is a plus, but most important you enjoy solving user needs and enabling proper data science. You thrive in a dynamic R&D environment with ample opportunities to learn and interact with domain experts across many fields.
Some travel is to be expected.
This job will be located at Novozymes Innovation Campus, Lyngby, Denmark. (On-site/hybrid)
Are you passionate about making a sustainable impact, and do you see yourself in this position? Then unlock your passion and apply today!
Application deadline: 31 May 2023.
Contact details: Casper Warming (+45 30 77 23 74).
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