At Fortum we drive change where it matters. We are a European energy company providing our customers with electricity, gas, heating and cooling as well as smart solutions to improve resource efficiency. Together with our subsidiary Uniper, we are the third largest producer of CO2-free electricity in Europe. With around 20,000 professionals and activities in more than 40 countries, we have the competence and resources to grow and to drive the energy transition forward. We strive to make an impact through a culture of open leadership, curiosity and continuous improvement. Do you want to take an active role for a cleaner world? Come lead the change with us! www.fortum.comBusiness Technology drives digitalization at Fortum, enabling smart solutions for customers, improved asset and trading productivity, and new data driven business models. Software is at the heart of the future of the business – adjusting to and pre-empting market volatility is make or break for the future market conditions. Business technology brings together technical and digital competences and solutions to help optimize Fortum’s entire value chain, create excellent customer experiences and drive new sources of revenue with the innovation and venturing team.Trading and Asset Optimisation (TAO) organisation optimises the best price for electricity production and consumption and hedges earnings from these operations with commodity derivatives far into the future. About 95 TWh of physical electricity trading and about 200 TWh of trading in commodity derivatives pass through TAO each year. We operate in several commodity exchanges such as Nasdaq Commodities and ICE, as well as physical electricity markets, Nord Pool and TGE (Polish Power Exchange). We also operate Fortum’s hydro plants to enable total optimisation of our hydro fleet in the volatile energy market. In-depth understanding of the electricity business and market knowledge are an essential part of TAO's business. In addition, TAO Ventures pilots new start-ups such as Fortum Spring.
You will be a part of our software development team which will bring you to the center of our core business. Your work will impact how the electricity market works now and in the future!Our software development teams operate according to agile development methodologies and work in close collaboration with the product owners throughout the whole development life-cycle. We focus on building high performing services and features with the customer and usability in focus. You’re a backend developer with a DevOps mindset. You love to build advanced services and feel responsible for its delivery.
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Are you looking to work with a variety of technologies and continuously evolving platform, enabling a cleaner world and contributing directly to better business results?You will be a crucial player in our team for delivering solutions for power trading and energy optimization. You develop the services together with the group of engineers that builds the operating environment for data management within trading and optimization. Trading and optimization are business critical processes that has a direct link to corporate performance as well as contribute to achieving environmental targets.This is the start of a meaningful career journey at Fortum. We actively encourage job rotation and development activities across the company with open leadership as our guiding principle.
You are eager to learn the new technologies and get hands-on experience with a positive can-do attitude. You like working cross-functionally in a fast-moving international environment. You have excellent communicative skills, a strong sense of responsibility, appreciating the freedom to be in control of your own time and effort.You are a real team player that believes in the power of working in an agile team. If you see something in need of attention, you dive right into it on your initiative.
- You understand SOLID design principles.
- You have work experience at least in one of the next programming languages: C# (.NET), Java or Python.
- You know SQL.
- Work experience with cloud (AWS and/or Azure) is a big plus.
- Experience with any of IaC tools (Terraform, Cloud Formation, ARM templates) is a big plus.
- Experience with version control systems (for example, git) is a plus.
- You have relevant university-level education, and when you speak and write in English, you do so with high confidence.
If you are interested please apply via our online recruitment tool. Last day to apply is 6th of November. For further information, please contact Head of R&D Sami Pippuri, [email protected]
be selected for the position, the applicant must go through background clearance and health examination including drug testing.