Expert Java/Kotlin Developer, Copenhagen

København S, DK, 2300

Job ID: 8602 


#Java  #Kotlin #Message Driven #Microservices #Market Risk


Would you like to be part of the development of a resilient and scalable risk platform using message-driven microservices? We are now looking for a Expert IT Developer to help us design, develop and test Java or Kotlin based microservices. This is an opportunity for you to gain a deep understanding of financial risk in capital markets domain. Working in an agile environment, you will contribute to design of the new system, implement your ideas and see them in action.


At Nordea, we know our customers’ needs are changing – and we’re deeply committed to meeting them with the financial solutions of tomorrow. We’re creating an agile environment where we’re harnessing the power of technology – one where you can make an impact. So bring your skills, ideas and unique background. With us, you’ll find plenty of opportunities to grow and make your mark on something bigger.


About this opportunity


Welcome to the Post Trade Development team. We add value by building & maintaining applications & platforms for defining, generating, analysing and reporting Market Risk measures for the Nordea group. It caters to both operational and regulatory needs for market risk. As Expert Developer, you will play a valuable role in building core components of Risk Platform.


What you will be doing:

  • Use Java or Kotlin, gRPC, Kafka and Big Data solutions to develop Risk system.
  • Work with product owner & subject matter experts to refine requirements.
  • Work with the team to propose & document solution approaches & detail design.
  • Follow clean coding & testing practices.
  • Participate in code reviews.
  • Dedicate 10% of the time to upgrade your professional skills.


You'll join a Market Risk execution stream that is made up of technology-driven, growth-oriented and fun-loving teams. The role is based in Copenhagen.


 Who you are


Collaboration. Ownership. Passion. Courage. These are the values that guide us in being at our best- and that we imagine you share with us.


 To succeed in this role, we believe that you:

  • Are Fluent in written & spoken English
  • Have a learning mindset
  • Are candid in communication


 Your experience and background:

  • At least 5 years of experience in a similar role.
  • Java 8/11 or Kotlin expertise.
  • Strong computer science fundamentals - data structures, algorithms, concurrency and design patterns.
  • Knowledge of SQL, Docker or Kafka would be an advantage.


If this sounds like you, get in touch!


Next steps


Submit your application no longer than 22/10/2022. For more information, you're welcome to contact Raj Ponnambalam,


At Nordea, we know that an inclusive workplace is a sustainable workplace. We deeply believe that our diverse backgrounds, experiences and characteristics make us better at serving customers and communities. So please come as you are.

Department:  IT/Technology