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Senior Software Engineer (Backend) in IRE Automation

Software Engineering Back-End

Join us in building a Better Bank by driving challenging initiatives at Danske Bank. You will become part of the Infrastructure Reliability and Engineering (IRE) Automation department, an IT area of high priority in the bank, with the vision of truly changing the way the bank functions.

We aim to accelerate our Tech Innovation & Foundation journey and achieve an automated user-centric infrastructure and operations. Our goal is to enable as many people as possible to do Automation sustainably; Automation is an inherent part of our operations; it is in our DNA.

You will join a global team (consisting of colleagues in India and Lithuania) that is characterized by a skilled customer-centric mindset and a fun-loving team. Daily, you will collaborate closely with IT Engineers and Product owners across the IRE organization to proficient agile practices of our squads, empower our colleagues and support IRE to be a front runner in providing standardized Automation solutions.

Depending on your experience and knowledge, we may offer you different seniority in the role.

"Be yourself. We like it that way."

You will:

  • Co-own, maintain and evolve infrastructure automation platforms and solutions together with esteemed colleagues
  • Focus on enabling the self-service capabilities for your colleagues within the IRE department and the rest of the organization
  • Define department-wide software engineering technical approaches, architectures, standards and practices
  • Work by OOP principles and promote code re-usability, readability and standardization
  • Make your code clean and document it, so that the others (or yourself in a few months) do not need to reverse-engineer it
  • Embrace and spread the automation-first approach and philosophy
  • Stay current with new and evolving technologies via formal training and self-directed education
  • Become the go-to person for any backend software development and engineering-related matters

About you:

  • 3-5 years of experience with Django with Django-REST-Framework products
  • Practical experience with Python programming language used for backend implementations
  • Great understanding of REST API standards, best practices, and experience in building REST API services in an API-first fashion
  • Knowledge of Asynchronous task execution implementations using Celery and integrated with Django
  • Adopting the Agile ways of working (Git flow and code review culture, working with multiple development environments, CI/CD, automated testing)
  • Skilled proven analytical, communication, problem-solving and interpersonal skills
  • Innovative and quality-oriented team member with the ability to suggest improvements and best solutions
  • Upper-Intermediate English skills

We would consider as an advantage:

  • DevOps experience – Linux (RHEL8), Container orchestration (Kubernetes, OpenShift), CI/CD (Drone, ArgoCD)

We offer:

Monthly salary range from 4000 EUR to 6000 EUR gross (based on your competencies relevant for the job).

Additionally, each Danske Bank employee receives employee benefits package which includes:
    • Growth opportunities: professional & supportive team, e-learnings, numerous development programs; (incl. professional certificates); 100+ professions for internal mobility opportunities.
    • Health & Well-being: a diverse, inclusive, work & life balance work environment; health insurance from the first day of employment; mental well-being practices; partial psychologist counselling compensation; silence and sleep zones at the office; game rooms.
    • Hybrid working conditions: home office budget (after the probation period); modern Danske Campus workplace developed with anthropologist for the best employee experience.
    • Additional days of leave: for rest, health, volunteering, exams in higher education institutions, and other important activities. Moreover, for seniority with Danske Bank.
    • Monetary compensation package: accidents & critical diseases insurance; financial support in case of unfortunate events, travel insurance; IIIrd Pillar Pension Fund contribution.

Additional days of vacation

Canteen services and free fruits

Health insurance from the first day of employment

Third pillar pension fund

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If you are interested, please send your CV in English no later than 28.10.2022. Confidentiality guaranteed.

Your title in job contract will be IT Software Engineer (Back-end Specialist), Senior.

Please contact if you have any questions.
Sarunas Puidokas
Phone number +370 620 52211