Centrica • Denmark

Senior Software Developer

Employment type:  Full time


A little flex time

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Job Description

We are hiring a senior developer for our IT department. This position is for you, if you enjoy a varied workday where the fruits of your labor are used immediately, and if you want influence within a leading energy trading company.

The role

Within the field of software development, this in an exciting position, and a position you can sculpt to your liking. As a senior software developer, you have a natural drive and love to take lead of complex design and delivery initiatives. Moreover, you are technically very skilled and love learning new technology, to name but a few from the last year at Centrica: AWS, Humio, MongoDB and K8S. All supporting our Cloud first agenda.

We are looking for a senior developer to join us in our Digitization journey to build a greenfield platform to end-to-end manage Renewable transactions which are complex in nature.

You will be hired based on your skills as well as your desires

We expect that you,

  • Have a relevant education within computer science

  • Have a passion for delivering high quality software solutions

  • Like close collaboration with internal customers on all phases of a products life cycle

  • Show leadership in design and development

  • Strive to learn and understand the energy trading business domain

  • Like to explore new technologies and continuously expand you and your team’s skill set

In addition, it would be an advantage to be familiar with some of the items in our stack

  • C# (experience with the latest language features would be a plus)

  • Unit testing and automated testing in general

  • Angular, WPF

  • Humio

  • GitLab, Jenkins and Octopus

  • MongoDB and PostgreSQL

You should be business oriented and enjoy a busy and varied day. We regularly test new ideas and methods no one has tried before – so it is important that you are self-driven and show initiative.

Nice to have:

  • ETRM Experience

  • Worked in broker dealer quote platform

  • Worked in providing trading analytics software for price forecasting and commodities demand projection

  • Good understanding of Linear Programming and Optimization

The role will be based out of one of our locations in Denmark - Aalborg or Copenhagen.


Working at Centrica

As a developer, you will be a part of a skilled Agile (Scrum or Kanban) team in our development department, which consists of more than 70 colleagues involved in different projects. You can look forward to a diverse role where you will work with different sorts of technologies and development tasks with focus on software development in C# .NET and automated tests to enable continuous delivery.

At Centrica Energy we embrace change. Requirements may change daily, and we deliver several new versions of our software every day. Thanks to a micro-service architecture, continuous delivery, and close cooperation with our in-house customers, we get immediate feedback which is as rewarding as it is challenging.

We recognize that a career in Software Development requires continuous learning. We engage our employees in Guilds driving both technical innovation, process improvements and social activities. Our Skills Guild drive learning activities such as Hackathons, Study Groups and Brown Bag Sessions, and our Social and Work Life Guild drive frequent social events such as department events, Friday Bars etc. We also have an active Staff Association that arranges all sorts of activities – ranging from Foosball tournaments to LAN Parties – bringing in people from the entire Aalborg or Copenhagen office.

PLEASE APPLY ONLINE by hitting the 'Apply' button.

Applications will ONLY be accepted via the ‘Apply’ button.

This role is being handled by the Centrica recruitment team and NO agency contact is required.

Company benefits

Adoption leave
Open to part-time employees
Enhanced sick days
Flexible working week
Enhanced sick pay
Gym membership
Health insurance
Mental health platform access
Compassionate leave
Dental coverage
Fertility treatment leave
Season ticket loan
Buy or sell annual leave
Optional unpaid leave
Shared parental leave
Enhanced maternity leave
Carer’s leave
Enhanced paternity leave
Pregnancy loss leave
Cycle to work scheme
Pension match/increase
Equity packages
Life insurance
Annual pay rises
Share options
Financial coaching
Employee discounts
Volunteer days
Company car
Employees are very happy with their working location freedom
Employees are very happy with the flexibility in the hours they work
Employees are very happy with the benefits their company offers
Work-life balance
Employees feel that they can switch off quite easily from work
Role modelling
Employees feel that flexible working is part of the culture
Employees feel they have complete autonomy over getting their work done

Additional employee ratings
(these do not contribute to the FlexScore®)

Employees feel that the diversity is good and there are continued efforts to improve it
Employees feel like the company culture is brilliantly inclusive and equitable
Employees feel like it is a really great environment to work in
Employees feel very excited about and aligned with the company mission
Employees feel that their salary is good and matches the value they bring

Working at Centrica

Company employees


Gender diversity (male:female)


Office locations

Windsor, London, Cardiff, Leicester, Glasgow, Edinburgh, Manchester, Dublin, Stockport, Staines, Hampton, Aberdeen, Barrow, Hull

Hiring Countries

United Kingdom

Awards & Achievements

2nd – Large companies

2nd – Large companies

Flexa100 2024
3rd – Consumer Goods

3rd – Consumer Goods

Industry awards 2023

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