Senior System Engineer, Lyngby, Denmark (BB-0E875)

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What if you could work for a cause, not just a company?

Novozymes is the global market leader in biological solutions. We help build better lives. 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. As the world’s leading provider of industrial enzymes and microorganisms, our bio-innovation enables higher agricultural yields, low-temperature washing, energy-efficient production, renewable fuel and many, many other biological solutions that the world can benefit from today and in the future. We call it Rethink Tomorrow.

Join us as our new Senior System Engineer, Lyngby
Novozymes has embarked on a journey to enhance business and scientific productivity through better exploration of research data across the organization. Data management (DataMan) develops and maintains several key systems to provide seamless and intuitive access to research data and state of the art data analysis and visualization tools - supporting e.g. genome sequencing, wild-type discovery, and protein engineering work in Novozymes’ global R&D organization.

DataMan has full operational responsibility for these systems, enabling an agile and flexible environment where the pace of delivering solutions from scientific ideas is accelerated. You’ll be a key person in creating a bridge between our platform and the needs of the research organization.

As a part of DataMan, you’ll join the Data Tools department that consists of a diverse set of highly skilled people with competences across the fields of IT and biology. The team shares development and maintenance tasks, as well as engagement activities towards the research organization. In your day-to-day job, you will do systems development in a team setting, help strengthen our underlying software platform and ensure operational stability.

The person we are looking for is a team player, has an easy-going personality, an open mindset to systems and services and can comprehend complex problems to drive strong solutions for the benefit of research in Novozymes globally.

To succeed you must:
  • Have a degree in IT, computer science or equivalent experience
  • Have hands on experience with Linux environments
  • Have hands on experience with system development and DevOps
  • Have hands on experience with databases
  • Have strong programming skills with Python (or similar languages)
  • Be fluent in spoken and written English
  • Have a desire to take an active role in forming the future of Novozymes IT research systems
  • Some travel must be expected

  • Experience with the following will also be beneficial:
  • Data processing pipelines
  • Cloud computing platforms such as AWS or Azure
  • Biotechnology research such as proteomics and genomics

  • Location : Novozymes Innovation Campus, Lyngby, Denmark.

    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 : 28 February 2021.

    Contact details : Department Manager Vignir Isberg (+45 30772818,

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    Want to learn more?
    Did you know, that Novozymes was ranked #7 in Science magazine’s global Top Employers Survey 2019?

    At Novozymes, we invite you to join us in finding biological solutions to the world’s problems. Being a pioneering company, we seek people, who are eager to try new things, motivated by challenge and not afraid to fail but driven to try again. And again. 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 and how we have become one of the top patent holders in the biotech industry. Learn more about Novozymes, our purpose, and your career opportunities at Follow us on LinkedIn and Instagram.

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