Tech Lead for DeltaV solutions

Category:  Information Technology & Telecom

Gentofte, Capital Region of Denmark, DK


Do you want to be a Tech Lead in our DeltaV team covering two production facilities in Gentofte? We need a senior automation engineer to help us increase our automation capacity, by digitalizing and automating our processes, so that we can produce smarter? Would you like to be part of setting direction for our DeltaV installation to implement new automation solutions?


Join us for a life-changing career.


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About the department 

You will be part of an IT/OT department covering 7 API production facilities placed all over Zealand. We support daily operations, plan and executes projects and set the strategic direction. The department consists of 60+ competent, open-minded, and curious IT and Automation Technicians and Engineers.


The team covers IT/OT support, projects and strategy in a large facility in Gentofte. The team consists of 10 automation engineers. We like an informal, friendly and honest tone where everyone likes to share their point of view.


The position

As a Tech Lead for DeltaV solutions you will get to implement new automated solutions and play an important role both in the daily work and in systems and process upgrading. You will play a central role in maintaining and optimizing our applications while ensuring stability and supporting our production lines. You will ensure that our DCS solution continues to stay stable. The job allows you to become part of upgrading our production IT platform.


You will also be a part of cross-organizational peer networks, allowing you to build your know-how and knowledge of how things are done in a state-of-the-art organization, where specialists, experts, and supporters are eager to share their experiences. Lastly, you will be collaborating with operators and supporters to analyze and identify possible optimizations. 


To sum up, as Tech Lead for DeltaV solutions you will:

  • Set the direction and define strategy for the DCS setup towards to production facilities.
  • Participate in projects and provide input on automation solutions to our stakeholders.
  • You are the go-to person for the rest of your team and you will help then improve their technical skills.
  • Develop and code updates to optimize our production processes within DeltaV.
  • Qualify changes in the system and ensure QA Department approvals.
  • Troubleshoot and test system deviations in production.



Whatever your background, it is a prerequisite that you have a strong desire to achieve process knowledge and provide the best solutions in close cooperation with our production.


 To succeed in the role, you have:

  • Technical or academic education within IT, automation, engineering, or similar
  • Experience within the operation of manufacturing processes and Process Control Systems (PCS), preferably DeltaV; less experienced candidates are considered as well
  • Virtual server environments knowledge is an advantage e.g.: Microsoft Hyper-V, OPC, and SQL databases
  • Fluent in English, both written and spoken, willingness to learn Danish would be advantageous


Our core value is responsibility with freedom. As part of that, we aim for strong engagement, constructive collaboration, knowledge sharing, and willingness to go above and beyond when necessary. In exchange, we promise you a secure and rewarding work environment in which you can develop your skills and broaden your experience while realizing that your efforts make a difference every day.


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 embrace the spirit of experimentation, striving for excellence without fixating on perfection. We never shy away from opportunities to develop, we seize them. From research and development, through manufacturing, to marketing and sales – we’re all working to move the needle on patient care.



If you wish to know more about the position, please contact Senior Manager Joachim S. Warberg at +45 3075 0107.



11 April 2023

We will review applications and conduct interviews on an ongoing basis.

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.