Backend Lead Developer

Do you want to rethink your impact, and are you passionate about technology and people? Then you might be our new Backend Lead Developer.

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 Backend Lead Developer

We are looking for an inspirational and driven backend lead developer who is passionate about technology and people and who wants to be part of creating a brand-new and agile development team based in our campus in Lyngby.

You will be part of a workplace with a modern techstack that is dedicated to make the world a better place now and for future generations to come. You will enjoy a great sense of freedom and be able to develop your skills by enganging in exciting challenges.

You will have influence on our ways of working, chooose the technical standards and toolsets, and you will help set the overall direction of software development at Novozymes. You will also play an important role in determining how to grow the team and on the digital landscape of Novozymes.

Together we will build new digital products and world class commercial solutions that enable us to service our customers in the best way possible, enhance the value of our products and that help drive our digital transformation journey.

Welcome to Cloud Date Enablement

At Novozymes we are accelerating our digital journey and as a part of it we are forming a new digital unit to help set our digital direction and lead the development of our current and future exciting digital products. The unit will be anchored in IT but will work very closely with our Digital Transformation unit to help the entire organization.

In this role you’ll make an impact by:

  • Creating backends and APIs requried to power our digital solutions and to leverage the funcionality and data of our existing platforms.
  • Selecting the right technologies and designing solutions that is scalable and easy to maintain.
  • Help defining the way we do backend development at Novozymes and be instrumental in defining our standards and best practices.
  • Help lead and support other backend developers who are working on our projects.
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About Novozymes

Rethink tomorrow

Novozymes is the world leader in bioinnovation.

Together with customers across a broad array of industries, we create tomorrow’s biosolutions, improving our customers’ business and the use of our planet’s resources.

With over 700 products used in 130 countries, Novozymes’ bioinnovations improve industrial performance and safeguard the world’s resources by offering superior and sustainable solutions for tomorrow’s ever-changing marketplace.

Are you the candidate we seek?

Then please reach out to:

Director Bjorn Andersen


DK: +45 31 547 040

Reach out so we can tell you more