For our office in Düsseldorf we are currently looking to hire a

Scripting Specialist (m/f)

In Germany Statkraft has since 1999 been an active trader of power, gas, renewable and emission certificates and a broad range of structured products. We are one of the leading players and service providers in managing distributed energy generation.

Your department:

Advanced use of IT is the foundation for Statkraft’s present and future position as one of the most competitive players in the renewable energy industry. The IT organization in Statkraft consists of 130 employees delivering services to 85 locations in 13 countries, ensuring economy of scale and competitive advantages, and a common IT security platform for Statkraft. The IT operational model cater for a common set of operational processes, a common support model and a global infrastructure capable to carry out corporate wide and local IT systems. Statkraft has a genuine belief in the value of the best possible cooperation between business and IT.

Your role:

As a Python/Pandas and JavaScript developer, you will be responsible for developing tools and supporting the organisation with all scripted analytical needs and business intelligence tools. The position will interface with a wide range of people and be vital part of moving Statkraft analytics and scripting capabilities to the next level. The following tasks are mainly part of your job profile:

  • Develop high quality tools in order to provide the business flexibility in data analysis and visualization
  • Work very closely with the business in supporting their daily operations and maintenance of ongoing systems, bug fixing, small changes/ developments
  • Develop software as part of projects
  • Help drive forward scripting in Statkraft and drive the organisation to be a class leader in analytics
  • Coach and train users as a scripting expert, and as hosting regular support sessions
  • Preparing release notes and operational handover documents

The position is suitable for persons with experience as an enterprise system developer, but also graduates with a few years of practical experience are welcome to apply.

Your profile:

  • University working level - preferably specialized in software development
  • A few years of hands on experience in Python 3, in particular using Pandas and Tornado, and AngularJS
  • Some experience in .Net and C#
  • Optional: Experience in High Charts
  • Experience with working with financial & time series data and systems supporting business or industrial processes
  • Good understanding of how to handle data that spans various time zones
  • Some experience in a software development team in the role of an Enterprise system developer
  • Proven ability to work in a team
  • Self-motivated with the ability to prioritize, meet deadlines, and manage changing priorities
  • Excellent communication skills in English 

Statkraft offers:

  • Professional and personal development in an exciting company
  • A positive working environment characterised by competence, responsibility and innovation
  • A diverse workplace with regard to gender, age and cultural background
  • Competitive terms of employment and excellent benefit schemes

For us the ideas of our committed and ambitious colleagues make the difference. If you want to share our passion for renewable energy and be a part of tomorrow’s energy world, please apply through our online application form on

Claudia Gemsa (HR Manager)
Telephone: +49 (0)211 60244 218
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