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Senior Software Developer, GEA / 1850

The Company
GEA one of the world’s largest systems suppliers for the Food, Beverage, and pharmaceutical sectors. Their portfolio includes machinery, process plants, advanced process technology, components, and comprehensive services. Used across diverse industries, GEA enhances the sustainability and efficiency of production processes globally. GEA, with more than 18.000 employees worldwide, is listed on the German MDAX and the STOXX®Europe 600 Index and included in the DAX 50 ESG and MSCI Global Sustainability indexes. Every day around the globe GEA helps their clients to deliver ambitious and state of the art technical projects. GEA in Søborg is the Global Technology Center for Industrial Drying and Powder Technology.

Working at GEA
Within GEA, there are always great opportunities for personal and professional development. GEA focuses on empowering their employees to succeed in their role and supports them to meet their ambitions. GEA offers a working environment with highly skilled experts in their area and focuses on team spirit, close collaboration and knowledge sharing to deliver a market-leading technology. Please read more at:

On behalf of GEA, Best Talent is now looking for a Senior Software Developer, Digital Optimization.

Senior Software Developer

  • You will be entering as decisions on a new architecture is being made!
  • You develop next level of process optimisation to complete factory lines
  • You empower international top clients to step into the digital age
  • Agile team with a nice working environment
  • You are onboarded by a strong mentor, helping you to step into the role

The Team
The Digital Optimization Group develops real- time optimizers for production lines and processes, e.g software that adjusts process parameters to optimize the KPI´s of the process. The process optimization takes advantage of the latest technologies within machine-learning, web-technologies, big-data, and the cloud

The team has an important role within the GEA organization, as they are responsible for delivering and develop the IoT solution/platform that will be the core for the customers, providing the next level of process optimizations to complete factory lines.

To the team you bring high-level software development competences to support the scaling of digital products to handle more customers on the edge and cloud.

The Challenge
The purpose of the role is to help GEA´s customers step into the digital age and secure optimization of their production lines. You play an important key role on this journey, as you will be responsible for developing the software for the customers representing international top-level companies, within brewery, dairy, food, and pharma etc.

You work together with experienced software developers, where it is your responsibility together with your collegues, to pursue the optimal setup for the team to be able to deliver optimizers to the GEA customers in a scalable way. This also includes securing that the provided tools support the plans for digital optimization.

The platform must handle time critical optimization tasks, as well as lower priority tasks such as logging, model creation, etc. Stability (error handling), computational efficiency (optimization algorithms) and scalability (modularity of tasks) of the platform will be key goals in achieving a high-quality solution.

Your Talent
First and foremost, you are an experienced Software Developer within C#, Microsoft.NET 6.0, Microsoft Azure and preferably you are familiar with Kubernetes and online managed services.

You are driven by your passion and desire of developing digital innovation. You are an experienced Cloud/Edge Architect and Developer who wants to play a pivotal part in designing infrastructure and developing tools for optimization, ensuring the seamless operation of software solutions.

It will be a big advantage if you already have an interest and maybe some competences within machine learning and artificial intelligence.

As a person you possess strong problem-solving skills, and you have a proactive approach to challenges. You are comfortable working independently and at the same time you are a strong team player. The team will support you on the necessary input on process knowledge and optimization methods.

You have a creative mindset and are motivated by and passionate about digital innovation.

You are an excellent communicator, and you like to shine together with the team making a significant difference for GEA, being able to optimize the process factories all over the world

Other Qualifications but not limited to:

  • Solid experience in cloud and edge architecture development
  • Experience with systems running offline
  • Server administration and configuration
  • The working language is English in a Danish environment which is why you need excellent written and verbal communication skills in English and preferably you speak and understand Danish.

What they offer – perks and benefits
You join a company with a nice on-bording program, social gatherings, and activities. You are offered a competitive salary package, pension plan, lunch arrangement, and coffee / tea.
Finally flexible working hours, and an environment that focuses on work life balance.

The position is based in Søborg, Copenhagen and you refer to Senior Director Digital Optimization.

Best Talent is responsible for the recruitment process for this position at GEA and reviews your application on a confidential basis. Forward your application including your CV attention “1850/Senior Software Developer” by way of e-mail to We will interview candidates for this position ongoing. Please apply as soon as possible. You can read more about Best Talent at bruger cookies. For at give dig en bedre oplevelse gemmer vi informationer om dit besøg. OK