Senior IT Developer for Calypso

Taastrup, DK, 2630

Job ID: 14498 

#Java #Calypso #HighPerformance #BusinessOriented #MessageDriven


Would you like to be a part of a highly skilled and well organised agile team of experienced technology- and business people working closely together? We are now looking for a Senior Java Developer who wants to work with end-to-end development of business and technology solutions, in and around our tightly integrated instance of the Calypso trading and settlement application.

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 TCO Services Development team. We add value by implementing Nordea’s global platform for settlement. By learning how the business operate and how the markets work, we can design optimal solutions and keep up to date.

As the Senior Java Developer, you’ll play a valuable role in the development team. Code and designs you create will cover the needs of business, as well as taking performance and maintainability in to account. The platform is processing both high volumes as well as complex products. 


What you’ll be doing:

  • Design IT solutions
  • Develop new or modify existing functionality in and around the Calypso system
  • Perform code reviews and work with developer colleagues in continuously improving quality and clean coding practices
  • Closely collaborate with product owners, business experts, IT Analysts, Developers, testers and Scrum Masters and take an active part in agile ceremonies
  • Dedicate a part of your time to continuously upgrading your and the team’s professional skills


You’ll join an experienced and very helpful team working on a broad platform. This gives unique opportunities to frequently learn new things. Besides the 4 scrum teams developing the platform, there is also a development support team and a maintenance team. This way the development teams can focus on delivering high quality solutions.

The role is based in Høje Tåstrup (DK) or Stockholm (SE), and will combine office presence with remote work.


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:

  • Have a developer background and a learning mindset
  • Are interested in understanding and working with the business
  • Have good interpersonal skills, able to deal with technical and business stakeholders
  • Are creative, analytical, curious, proactive and solution-oriented
  • Enjoy working in a small collaborative development team 
  • Are fluent in written & spoken English


You will work with the Calypso application and implementation of settlement for bonds and equities. If you have experience from this – Great! Else we believe you with the right skills and background can learn this. 


Your experience and background:

  • Experience with Java development on senior level
  • Experience with the following tools or similar: IntelliJ, Git, BitBucket, Confluence, Jira, SonarQube, Splunk, Bamboo
  • Previous experience with the Calypso system would be an added advantage but is not a requirement as long as you are eager to learn


If this sounds like you, get in touch!


Next steps

Submit your application no later than 10/01/2023For more information, you’re welcome to contact Zbigniew Stanislaw Piotrowski at

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


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Department:  IT/Technology