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Senior Developer

Requistion ID:  1896

Copenhagen, Hovedstaden, DK

Date:  03-May-2021

Senior Developer, Digital Delivery


Our passion at Lundbeck’s is to restore brain health so every person can be their best. By developing innovative treatments, we improve the lives of people and to better do so, we are expanding our development capabilities within our Digital Delivery unit. If you are passionate about development practices and want to be part of a new development team, we would love to hear from you.


About the team

As our new Senior Developer, you will join the Architecture and Platforms team within Digital Delivery. The Digital Delivery unit consist of four departments with a total of around 30 passionate employees currently growing in both employees and competences. The Architecture and Platforms team consists of 6 passionate architects and 1 developer and is in the process of insourcing of key development tasks for our strategic digital delivery platforms. Together with the rest of the IT organization, we support Lundbeck’s full value chain – from early research, to development, production, sales, and supporting functions.


About the role

We are looking for a developer profile to lead new development tasks within Digital Delivery. You will play a vital part in defining and identifying the processes and tools needed to support in-house development inspired by agile methodologies. As our new Senior Developer, your primary role will be to:


  • Have hands-on development of back-/frontend tasks across various platforms and technologies
  • Provide input for the direction for our agile development and methodologies
  • Define and implement DevOps pipelines, processes and guidelines ground up
  • Set up automated development- and deployment pipelines that are aligned with sprint cycles
  • Manage sprint planning to ensure development timelines are aligned with stakeholder expectation
  • Estimate and quantify backlog items before sprint-tasks are accepted and initiated
  • Assist on internal/external development tasks with development guidelines, standards and code reuse
  • Take the lead as development lead/architect on larger coding projects


You will refer to the Senior Manager of Architecture and Platforms.


The position is based at Lundbeck’s headquarters in Valby, Copenhagen.


We offer

The opportunity to join a highly qualified and dedicated team. We have a collaborative and informal working environment based on respect and equality. We offer a challenging position with many opportunities for further developing your skillset and personal competencies.


The Corporate IT department has recently been top rated as one of the most attractive IT workplaces in Denmark. In the internal employee satisfaction survey, the community constantly receives top scores – hence this is a great opportunity to join a team to be proud of. And at the site in Valby we have a canteen to long for and a fully equipped gym with an indoor swimming pool.  



We expect that our new Senior Developer holds minimum a bachelor’s degree in engineering or IT and has 5 years of work experience from a developer role focused on Python, .NET, Java, JavaScript and/or PowerShell. Further skills comprise:


  • Knowledge and hands-on experience with front- and back-end development
  • Coding in high quality, and testing of your code as a natural part of the development process
  • Passion for end-to-end process thinking to set up process-automation as needed
  • Proficiency in working with and deploying Azure ARM- and AWS CloudFormation templates
  • Experience in consuming and developing publicly available APIs
  • Experience from working in agile teams
  • You have strong analytical skills and can take decisions, both individual and in close collaboration with colleagues
  • You adapt your approach and demeanor in real time to match the shifting demands of different situations       


For further information

If you would like to know more about the position, please contact Senior Manager of Architecture and Platforms Lasse Frederiksen on LFRE@lundbeck.com


Your application

If you are the Senior Developer we are looking for, please click on the link below to apply for the job. The application deadline is 31.05.2021. Screening will be done on an ad hoc basis during the period.

Lundbeck is a global pharmaceutical company specialized in brain diseases. For more than 70 years, we have been at the forefront of neuroscience research. We are tirelessly dedicated to restoring brain health, so every person can be their best.
Millions of people worldwide live with brain diseases, and far too many suffer due to inadequate treatment, discrimination, a reduced number of working days, early retirement, and other unnecessary consequences. Every day, we strive for improved treatment and a better life for people living with brain diseases – we call this Progress in Mind.
Read more at www.lundbeck.com/global/about-us/progress-in-mind
Our approximately 5,800 employees in more than 50 countries are engaged in the entire value chain throughout research, development, production, marketing, and sales. Our pipeline consists of several R&D programs, and our products are available in more than 100 countries. We have research centers in Denmark and the US, and our production facilities are located in Denmark, France, and Italy. Lundbeck generated revenue of DKK 17 billion in 2019 (EUR 2.3 billion; USD 2.6 billion).

For additional information, we encourage you to visit our corporate site www.lundbeck.com, and connect with us on Twitter at @Lundbeck and via LinkedIn.