Sr Software Engineer (f/m/d)

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Århus, Denmark

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20 days ago

Service>Global Service Commercial & Products>Software Engineering & Solution Architecture

If you have ever wondered how your skillsets can be a part of the climate solution and grow your career- Covento is for you. We need people who are willing to roll up their sleeves, creative, problem solvers, and bring the efficiencies and simplicities of technology to a space that is long overdue for it. Our goal: a place where all buyers in the renewable space (field engineers, procurement professionals, O&M professionals, etc), can find everything from consumables to highly technical parts and services across multiple sellers. We are seeking an experienced Software Engineer (f/m/d) with specialization on backend software development. In this role you will design software solutions and develop code, write unit test cases that ensures quality and health of overall Covento Software System, ensuring 99.99 % availability. This role requires coding, design and systematic skills and will report directly to the Director of Technical Architecture of Covento and work closely with the Product Management Team, third-party development team, Buyer Engagement, & Seller Development to ensure quality software product development and best in class customer experience.


As Senior Software Engineer (f/m/d), your primary areas of responsibility are:

  • Design and develop backend as well as frontend software components for ecommerce b2b market
  • Follow agile process, working in sprints together with rest of the team to deliver quality software components on time
  • Ownership of software components, participate in code review process, coordinate unit test-driven development process
  • Demonstrate advanced troubleshooting skills, participate in software upgrade process
  • Design software technical architecture flows using design patterns
  • Work closely with other development team, architecture team, testing team to ensure overall product quality
  • Flexible and ability to work with partners across departments and outside, across different cultures


The right candidate (f/m/d) has Bachelor's or Master Degree in Computer Science or related field, 5 years of hands-on experience on Software Development

  • Experience in Backend development using PHP , Python, Java, Golang, Kotlin, Linux Systems, Nginx , RabbitMQ, Redis, MySQL, REST APIs
  • Experience in front end development using JavaScript, HTML5, CSS, NodeJs, React, JQuey, XML, SOAP, AJAX
  • Experience in developing middleware logic using Microsoft Azure services, Magento, Salesforce , Mirakl, Google Analytics, SAP ERP, external payment provider systems
  • Understanding of the renewable energy space, supply chains, and procurement industry, experience from B2B Ecommerce is plus
  • Experience in troubleshooting with Dynatrace, ELK or similar tools
  • Ability to work with no supervision, good communication skills
  • Professional sense of ownership, ambitioned to ensuring highest level software quality


The suitable candidate has the following personal skills:

  • Great at working cross-functional with different stakeholders at different organizational levels with the ability to work with limited to no supervision
  • Solid experience for quality software systems and processes, with the balance of leveraging what exists and breaking and building new when it makes the most sense
  • Has a good bias for action and ability to continually optimize in real time as software system evolves
  • Values clarity and collaborations with peers and employees, ensuring success for the entire organization, not just for the individual or department
  • Data-driven mindset. Always look for data upfront supporting the decisions and the design as well as design for that all solutions, no matter small or large, can be monitored after implementation
  • Good communication skills - Fluency in English. A secondary fluency in Danish, Spanish, German, French, or Mandarin is beneficial
  • Not afraid of taking and communicating difficult decision /setbacks to higher management to ensure software quality

What we offer

You will join a team of aspirational and solution-oriented colleagues with mindset to be a part of the climate solution and bring exponential commercial impact to Vestas. We have a team culture that facilitates customer experience, encourages innovation, is diverse, and expect software engineers and management alike to take a high level of ownership for the product vision, technical architecture, and quality product development. We work hard and are focused on bringing value, creative problem solving, and building something new. Our goals are high, the organizational support is significant, and we break rules when it makes sense for our customers and for the business.

Additional information

The position can be carried out from Copenhagen & Aarhus in Denmark or Madrid (Spain). You can expect up to 25% travel activity, if you are not located in Denmark. All enquiries are treated confidentially.

Please note: We do amend or withdraw our jobs and reserve the right to do so at any time.

About Vestas
Vestas is the energy industry’s global partner on sustainable energy solutions. We are specialised in designing, manufacturing, installing, and servicing wind turbines, both onshore and offshore.
Across the globe, we have installed more wind power than anyone else. We consider ourselves pioneers within the industry, as we continuously aim to design new solutions and technologies to create a more sustainable future for all of us. With more than 145 GW of wind power installed worldwide and 40+ years of experience in wind energy, we have an unmatched track record demonstrating our expertise within the field.
With 29,000 employees globally, we are a diverse team united by a common goal: to power the solution – today, tomorrow, and far into the future.
Vestas promotes a diverse workforce which embraces all social identities and is free of any discrimination. We commit to create and sustain an environment that acknowledges and harvests different experiences, skills, and perspectives. We also aim to give everyone equal access to opportunity.
To learn more about our company and life at Vestas, we invite you to visit our website at and follow us on our social media channels. We also encourage you to join our Talent Universe to receive notifications on new and relevant postings.