Android & iOS De­ve­l­o­pers for Shape

Are you passionate about making state-of-the-art apps for Android or iOS? Get the opportunity to get coded into the fascinating journey of Shape and see your personal growth take off from the minute you step into the building at Islands Brygge. Apply today!

About the role

On behalf of Shape, Academic Work is looking for Android & iOS Developers to join their Copenhagen office. Shape is known for building high quality mobile apps that tackle real problems and push business forward – apps you might have stumbled upon before like Nordisk Film, Oddset, IKEA Place, Fitness World, Magasin, OK, Aarstiderne, Red Bull etc.

And this is where you come into the picture.

They want to continue their growth. You get the opportunity to combine your existing skills and passion for apps – with learning new skills alongside talented people in smaller teams on projects. Your opinions, thoughts and the eagerness to share knowledge and best practice are appreciated – and you will always find a colleague who wants to talk about the newest technology with you.

What can Shape offer you?

  • The ability to work with experienced and passionate developers from 14 different countries
  • Responsibility and flexibility to make your own decisions
  • The possibility to develop your career every day – starting with a Mentor program, where you will be linked with an experienced Developer – and a continuous talk about your skills, interest, goals, etc. with your Team Lead
  • A flat hierarchy with colleagues and leaders who share the same passion for coding
  • Social events, keynotes, events where the newest technology is being discussed, Fifa tournaments, morning runs at Islands Brygge, Friday Bars, board game nights, Family LEGO days – and the famous Shape Weekend where everyone pauses their daily projects and retrieve to a remote location where hacking and socializing are on the agenda
  • The company does not only have 1 office dog, but 2!

But how is it really to work for Shape?

"At Shape you will get a plethora of opportunities to grow as a person and as a developer. Your responsibilities grow in your pace and the social unity between everyone is very unique." - Oliver.

"Just a cool place to hang out and write awesome code" - Casper.

Do you see yourself at Shape? Keep reading!

Job duties

As a Developer at Shape, you will work mainly on building apps. The projects that you will be working on influence millions of people all around the world. You will be challenged, you will have the opportunity to impress every day, and you will get the respect you deserve. Your range of tasks can involve more client contact, depending on your interest, skills, and where you are in your career.

We are looking for

We imagine that you are in the beginning of your career or that you already have good experience developing apps and want to take it to the next level. We are looking for motivated candidates, who can see themselves in the culture Shape carry out everyday - in everything they do!

Do you stand out? If you believe you have what it takes, please submit a motivational letter, a link to Github or similar examples of your work with apps – either professional or hobby-based.

What are we looking for?

  • For Android Developers, have some sort of experience developing native Android apps using Kotlin or Java using Android Studio and the Android SDK
  • For iOS Developers, have some sort of experience with developing native iOS apps using Swift or Objective-C and the iOS SDK
  • Be highly motivated to work with apps and to develop your skills
  • Be motivated to become a part of and learn from a team of experienced and passionate developers for iOS, Android and the web
  • Have an interest in design patterns and well-structured code and workflows
  • Have a good ability to work with tight deadlines
  • Want a work place where culture is a big thing
  • Have excellent English skills – especially verbally as cooperate language is English

As a person

  • Thorough
  • Cooperative
  • Solutions oriented
  • Initiative

Other information

  • Start: As soon as possible
  • Work extent: Full time
  • Location: Njalsgade 17A, 2300 Copenhagen

This recruitment process is conducted by Academic Work. The request from Shape, is that all questions regarding the position is handled by Academic Work.

Apply by pressing the “Apply online” button below. Our selection process is continuous, and the advert may close before the recruitment process is completed if we have moved forward to the screening or interview phase.

We do not handle applications through e-mail, but if you have questions about the position you are welcome to email us at ( we will answer during office hours. Please write the advert title in the subject and paste the advert link in the mail.

Client information

Shape believe that the effective interplay between design and functionality is what sets their work apart from other agencies. They are transparent with their customers and because they consider their projects to be their own, the results are beautiful, useful and rock solid. Rooted in a European work ethic, all of their work is done from their studio in the heart of Copenhagen. This allows us greater control over their output, as well as the ability to create a true family atmosphere with their team and clients. Want to read more about Shape? See here.

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Academic Work Denmark A/S
Publiceret: 21. marts 2020


Location Copenhagen