Advanced GMBR Developer for IT Manufacturing Execution Systems

Category:  Research

Bagsværd, Capital Region of Denmark, DK



If your personal key driver is to work in an environment where you get to combine your passion for data and technology in close cooperation with customers, then look no further! You might be our new MES Data Developer. With your knowledge, technical skills, and self-driven approach to developing, implementing, and maintaining digital solutions, you are the perfect fit to drive innovation in close cooperation with our scientists.


The position


You will be a member of our manufacturing team, collaborating closely with our development scientists, technicians, and other stakeholders, and as the lead developer, you will be responsible for the digital solutions. You will be part of a fast paced and changing environment, and your ability to incorporate flexibility into the digital solutions is a needed skill for us to change and adapt the systems and recipes all the time.  


You will be responsible for designing, developing, and maintaining several IT platforms, such as PAS-X, SAP, and other systems to come. You will be in continuous contact with our facilities and scientists developing and improving the systems and recipes. There will be a diversity of projects and future opportunities for learning and acquiring knowledge of new systems both in Chemistry Manufacturing & Control (CMC) and the rest of Novo Nordisk.

You have flair for stakeholder management and the ability to be self-driven, structured, and targeted. You will have a high degree of empowerment and flexibility in your daily tasks. You can use your creative mindset and your skills to change complex technical challenges and demands into workable solutions. Hence, you need good communication skills, enabling you to discuss complicated IT matters with non-IT colleagues in written and spoken English.



•    You hold a master’s degree within natural sciences, engineering, or IT 
•    You have experience as a system specialist, system manager, system supporter or the like, and you consider yourself as an IT savvy person with knowledge of pharma processes

•    You have solid experience with GMBR design in PAS-X or a similar MES solution for the pharmaceutical or medical device industry
•    You have experience with SAP ECC or similar ERP system
•    You have technical understanding of IT/OT manufacturing architecture.


As an individual, you enjoy being proactive and creative, and have a passion for finding innovative solutions. You’re a team player.


Your excellent communication and interpersonal let you liaise effectively and professionally with people at all levels of the organisation. In addition, you are a good and active listener.

Fluent in written and oral English is required.


About the department


You will be a part of CMC which is the area that ties research and manufacturing together. The position is anchored in the CMC Business & Digital Solutions department, where the key mission is to execute strategic initiatives across CMC Development areas.


You will join a diverse, international and growing department consisting on 30 colleagues with different backgrounds and expertise areas. You will be part of the digital manufacturing team that has the responsibility of developing, maintaining, and renewing software solutions across CMC. The team is supporting the pilots on the recipe level, making sure that clinical production can be executed. Furthermore, the team is working on making data available for development scientists in all R&ED. 


We have a dynamic workplace with good working conditions, social activities, team events and a good work/life balance. Working online is the new normal combined with onsite visits and meetings when relevant. We are focused on developing our workforce and as our new team member you will have access to a global network with ample training opportunities.


Working at Novo Nordisk


At Novo Nordisk, we don’t wait for change. We drive it. We’re a dynamic company in an even more dynamic industry, and we know that what got us to where we are today is not necessarily what will make us successful in the future. We recognize the importance of core IT capabilities within infrastructure, network, cloud, integration, data management, and platforms to enable the change, digitization, and future growth of our business.




For further information, please contact Christoffer Krogslund at +45-30752561 or Rasmus Sandberg-Schaal at +45-30752147.




30th September 2022.


We will be performing the hiring process on a continues basis as the applications are received. 


You do not need to attach a cover letter to your application, but please include a few sentences about why you are applying in your resume or CV. 

We commit to an inclusive recruitment process and equality of opportunity for all our job applicants. 


At Novo Nordisk we recognize that it is no longer good enough to aspire to be the best company in the world. We need to aspire to be the best company for the world and we know that this is only possible with talented employees with diverse perspectives, backgrounds and cultures. We are therefore committed to creating an inclusive culture that celebrates the diversity of our employees, the patients we serve and communities we operate in. Together, we’re life changing.