IT Infrastructure Engineers to join Hybrid Cloud Engineering

Category:  Information Technology & Telecom

Måløv, Capital Region of Denmark, DK


Do you have professional experience within IT infrastructure, and would you like to continue your career as an IT Infrastructure Engineer within the field of Scientific Computing? In Hybrid Cloud Engineering we are looking for two IT infrastructure engineers to join our Hybrid Cloud team – seniority level will be determined in accordance with the candidate profile. If you would like to work with the newest technologies and if making a difference within ground-breaking scientific research, then look no further – this is a job for you!


About the department

In the department, Hybrid Cloud Engineering, we enable and support the Digital Transformation of our global research organization by offering modern hybrid cloud technology platforms through Agile ways of working.


On the daily, you will be a part of the Hybrid Cloud team who is responsible for developing and maintaining hybrid cloud infrastructure - on premise and in the cloud. The team consists of 8 highly competent colleagues within infrastructure engineering and management, and we take pride in supporting researchers and scientists with the best technologies. The team offers services within among others storage, hosting, monitoring, and server management.


Our scientific users are situated globally, and you will therefore be working in an international environment with colleagues around the globe.


We offer an informal work environment where flexibility and responsibility go together. A workplace full of ambition, ideas, and experiments. Where learning, developing, and laughing are highly valued.


About the position


In close collaboration with your team members, you will be a part of developing and maintaining our Hybrid Cloud platform and participate in developing our future solutions. Responsibilities include and are not limited to handling support cases and change requests, user and vendor communication, patching, and other day-to-day operational activities of servers.


Additionally, you will drive small projects independently, such as minor implementations of systems and special configurations.


The skills we hope to see


You find it important to ensure stable platforms and applications for our researchers, and at the same time you are excited to work with new technologies and are able to quickly learn new concepts. You are curious and enjoy engaging with vendors as well as stakeholders.


In addition to this, the ideal candidate will have previous experience with the following:

  • +3 years of experience with system administration of Linux workstations.
  • Experience with storage platforms, such as Ceph or similar storage systems.
  • Experience with OpenStack or similar technologies.
  • You have a bachelor’s degree in IT, engineering, or another relevant field.
  • You have a professional background as part of a large IT organization or from running IT infrastructure at a small/mid-size company.


Furthermore, you are team-oriented and have a strong personal drive to achieve goals. We expect you to be service-minded and thrive in a busy environment. Finally, you have professional proficiency in written and spoken English.


Joining Novo Nordisk and this exciting journey, you will have plenty of opportunity to develop your skills, pursue your ambitions, and work with the newest technologies. To name some of them, you will get the opportunity to work with and improve your skills with the following technologies:

  • Deploying solutions on the large cloud platforms Azure or AWS.
  • Terraform (Infrastructure as Code).
  • Virtualization platforms, e.g., VMWare and/or Proxmox or similar.
  • System administration of Windows servers.
  • Configuration management, such as, but not limited to, Puppet and Ansible.
  • Monitoring of servers and applications e.g., Prometheus and Grafana.
  • Containerisation, e.g., Docker or Kubernetes.
  • Working in a DevOps environment using IT and engineering tools for collaboration and issue tracking, e.g., Jira, git, Azure DevOps.


Joining the Novo Nordisk family


Novo Nordisk is a global healthcare company headquartered in Denmark. For almost 100 years, we have been driving change to defeat diabetes and other serious chronic diseases. As a result, our treatments today benefit millions of people living with diabetes, obesity, and rare blood and endocrine diseases. We are proud of that. We are proud of our people too, and we employ more than 50,000 bright and diverse minds in 80 offices worldwide. With us, your bright mind and commitment help us change the lives of people worldwide. In exchange, we offer you a seat in a rewarding and purpose-driven culture where your professional and personal development is highly valued. That said, opportunities are many in Novo Nordisk.




In this recruitment process, Novo Nordisk is assisted by Capax Recruitment. For additional information about the position, please contact Line Kejser Nielsen at




Please apply the 11th of June 2023.


We commit to an inclusive recruitment process and equality of opportunity for all our job applicants. To ensure an efficient and fair recruitment process, please refrain from adding a photo in your 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.