Algorithm/Software Developer


Are you quick to find smart solutions? Are you keen to see your ideas realized in practice quickly? Are you a driven team player and dedicated to improve the team’s performance? If you thrive in a fast-paced international environment and want to be a key player in our continued success, Energi Danmark may just be the place for you.

We are looking for an ambitious Software Developer to join a new dedicated Algorithm team as part of our Trading department - someone who is motivated to join a dynamic environment with almost endless possibilities. You will, among other things, be able to develop your own ideas and see them become reality.  

The department

You will be a key member of a new team dedicated to Algorithmic Trading. You have the ability to help shape the team to create the best solutions for optimal algorithms. The Algorithmic Trading team will work together with our highly skilled trading teams in order to optimize Energi Danmark’s portfolio and other opportunities that exist in the market.

If you are inquisitive, creative and enjoy finding the best solution then you will be a good fit. The new Algorithmic Trading team will work with our existing Trading teams across both Power and Gas. You will therefore in cooperation with our talented team of traders who actively share their views on the market  contribute  to maximize the value in the markets.

Your main responsibilities

Your role as Algorithm Developer will challenge your technical abilities. You will work across all aspects of algorithmic trading; from researching and implementing trading models and strategies with Algorithm Researchers, maintaining and developing our algorithmic trading framework and bringing trading algorithms to the markets. Furthermore, we offer a position in a dynamic trading environment with almost endless possibilities and where you can influence and optimize your own work together with taking part in development and projects together with  growing Energi Danmark’s business.

Your role will be to: 

  • Develop, test and validate trading strategies  
  • Actively participate in the development process of creating algorithm strategies
  • Development and maintenance of our algorithm platform
  • Supporting the entire process flow from research to live trading
  • Other development tasks where needs required and your skill set and desire match

What you bring to the job

As a person you are a passionate and hungry team player, looking to challenge yourself and others every day. You take responsibility and always want to improve together with having fun and creating good energy in the team. 

Your professional background and what you bring to the role of experience is not what counts the most as long as you have a passion for software development and have a basic understanding of algorithmic trading. Therefore, newly graduated with the right mindset and professional approach will also be taken into consideration.

Desired qualifications

  • Have a Bachelor’s degree in computer science or an equivalent
  • Be familiar with object-oriented programming and C# .NET
  • Be talented and passionate about software development
  • Keep updated about technologies and methods
  • Be driven, commercially minded, self-motivated and collaborative
  • Have good communication skills in English
  • Development experience in Python is an advantage, but not a necessity

Please send your application, resumé and graduation certificate no later than 24 October 2021. 

We are looking forward to hearing from you

If you have any specific questions regarding the position or for more general questions about our organization, please contact Michael Öhrman Vosgerau, Head of Trade Support, +45 22618931 or Ben Smithson, Head of Short Term +45 20114353.

We invite for interviews on an ongoing basis and reserve the right to take down the ad, when we have found the right candidates.

Location: The Energi Danmark headquarters in Aarhus, Denmark.

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