System Ar­chi­tects for the Railway's New IT Systems

Join Us in Shaping the Future of Railway Technology!

Are you passionate about architecture and pioneering IT solutions for train operations? Do you aspire to contribute to critical national infrastructure projects? If so, we want you on our team!

About the Role

We are seeking two talented system architects to join the operational rail IT organization, to help ensure the success of IT support for the largest Danish infrastructure initiative (the Signalling Programme). You'll be instrumental in rolling out IT solutions for our new railway systems, leveraging your technical expertise to design, develop, and implement mission-critical solutions.

Why Work with Us?

Play a key role in replacing Denmark's old railway signaling system with the European Rail Traffic Management System (ERTMS), making Denmark the first country to implement this technology nationwide. Thrive in an environment that encourages both professional and personal development. Engage with suppliers and consultants from across Europe in an English-speaking, multicultural setting. Your primary workplace will be our head office in the heart of Copenhagen.

Key Responsibilities

As a system architect you will be known for:

  • Design & software development: Work on customer delivery projects, integrating system design and development as part of Banedanmark's system integrator role.
  • Stakeholder Management: Navigate relationships with various stakeholders, mediating technical requirements between the program, operational teams, and suppliers.
  • A holistic Approach: Employ frameworks, methods, and standards to ensure high-quality deliverables.
  • Craftsmanship: Focus on robustness, reliability, security, and maintainability in all solutions, with a thorough understanding of networking protocols.

Specific Tasks Include

  • Creating comprehensive overviews of service landscapes, including systems, relationships, services, and data.
  • Proposing changes to business processes, roles, and resource profiles for efficient solution management.
  • Acting as the liaison between operations, business units, and suppliers, ensuring smooth development to commissioning transitions.
  • Overseeing operational follow-up, including support and fault finding.


You bring seasoned development experience and the versatility to work well with both technical and non-technical stakeholders. Ideally, you have knowledge of public transportation infrastructure and a strong desire to deepen your understanding.

You have proven experience in IT architecture within large, complex projects, including workflow and process implementation.

Your analytical skills allow you to see the big picture while also focusing on details, and you communicate effectively in English, both written and spoken.

You should feel at home on our technology platform; its central elements being Linux, Python, PostgreSQL, Antlr4.


You will be employed in relation to the current labour agreement and your salary is settled based on your experiences and qualifications.

Apply Today!

If you're ready to take on a challenging and rewarding role that shapes the future of Denmark's railway system, we want to hear from you. Join us in making a difference with your technical skills and innovative mindset. If you want to know more, contact Team Manager John Nierfeldt.

To apply for the position, click on the link ”Ansøg” and follow the instructions.

Application deadline: 18-07-2024


John Nierfeldt
Team Manager
+45 27 74 70 98

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