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Systematic - IT Solutions for critical decision making in demanding situations

Software Developer for modern and progressive GIS engine


Location: Aarhus, Denmark.


About the position


If you are looking for new challenges within software development, this is a rare opportunity to join a small and highly specialised team that has grown from one to three employees within the past year. The position is based at our head office in Aarhus and falls under Systematic’s business unit Defence, where you will be part of a team whose primary task is to ensure an outstanding user experience. This happens through the development and continual improvement of our state-of-the-art Geographic Information System (GIS) which delivers close to real-time data to our customers within the Defence domain. The GIS is used within our entire portfolio of products in the SitaWare suite and is a key focus point for our customers who demand ongoing and high-quality development.

As a developer on the GIS team, you will help to take the product in the right direction in collaboration with our product management team as well as your skilled colleagues. Your responsibility will be to ensure that the product is of high quality and functionality while having the opportunity to focus on a well-defined code base that integrates into our largest product line at Systematic.


Responsibilities and tasks


Working with your team, your overall responsibility will be to define, design and develop new features. This includes the development of new or improved functionality on current features such as APIs, as well as improving performance and scalability. You can expect high professional development and considerable freedom to plan your working day and tasks, where teamwork is given a high priority so that together we ensure that we succeed.


Your daily tasks will involve:

  • Clarifying requirements specifications and analysing and designing solutions that focus on new and improved functionality.
  • Developing new features in Java, JavaScript and/or HTML.
  • Improving and renewing current code base and deployment environments.
  • Collaborating with internal GIS users according to integrations with our SitaWare products.


Preferred skills


  • You hold an MSc in Computer Science, Software Engineering etc.
  • You have 3-5 years of experience as a software developer.
  • You have worked with visualisation and/or graphical rendering.
  • You have experience in developing GIS or an interest in the field.


Required expertise


  • You hold a BSc in Computer Science, Software Engineering etc.
  • You have several years of experience with software development from your studies or after graduating.
  • You are familiar with and have worked with Java, JavaScript and HTML.
  • You are interested in working with full-stack development in a small team.
  • You are passionate about software development, and regard your expertise as a craft.
  • You are fluent in Danish and English, both orally and in writing.
  • We work with security classified projects and, as a Systematic employee, you require a security clearance. For more information about security clearance, please visit:


Practical information


  • We will be assessing applications on an ongoing basis as we wish to fill the position as soon as possible.
  • If you have any questions concerning the position, please do not hesitate to contact us on +45 8943 2000 and ask for Rene Balle Jensen, Senior Program Manager, Defence.
  • Read more about our recruitment process and what we value in a CV and cover letter here:




Since we wrote our first line of code in 1985, privately owned Systematic A/S has grown to an international software house with more than 1.200 employees representing 27 different nationalities working at offices in 11 countries and with customers all over the world. Our goal is simple: To improve the world with exceptional software. We deliver software and system solutions for customers within the public sector, the health sector, the defence sector, the police, the financial sector and the service sector, and we have more than one million users worldwide. We work on a foundation of trust, where we have freedom and responsibility to make decisions in our daily lives. We are dedicated to making a difference, and dare to challenge technology, each other and ourselves. As a new employee at Systematic, you will be welcomed by helpful colleagues, and you can look forward to both a mentor scheme and all the support you need. Together, we can develop and fulfil your potential and make Systematic even better. 


Aarhus C, DK

Department:  Software Engineer

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