Software Engineer - Ignite Procurement
Ignite Procurement is an Oslo-based SaaS company that develops digital solutions for strategic procurement. B2B procurement is the largest untapped potential to bring society forward. To ignite this potential the world needs innovative digital procurement solutions with a strategic approach. Therefore, our vision is to make strategic procurement easy.
Ignite was founded in 2016 when our founders experienced the potential to create value for clients by offering a modern, user-friendly and domain-specific procurement solution that enables them take better and more data-driven decisions. Today, we have clients in a wide range of sectors, from health to manufacturing and more.
We are now turning our eye on the international market with ambitions of becoming the leading player in strategic procurement. To get there, we need sharp, innovative minds who see opportunities where others see problems.
Why join us as a Software engineer
As a Software Engineer you will be involved in the development of different modules in our applications, as well as work with automatic monitoring and testing in the platform. You will be working in an autonomous product team, focusing on delivering products that create value for our clients.
We offer a challenging but exciting and influential role, in a young, competent, and learning-focused environment. Following the State of DevOps report and other relevant insights, we continuously work towards building even better software in even smarter ways. Our key strength in the engineering team is our strong focus on learning – we prioritize and encourage our team to be curious and to continuously learn.
Ignite Procurement is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and can also offer great professional growth opportunities and competitive terms. We believe in talent, not the number of years in a certain position.
At our new offices at Epicenter, we have access to an amazing canteen, cool events and gym and wellness facilities, in addition to spacious offices. Join us in one or more of our social clubs, such as running, climbing, reading, and learn more in our guilds where we share knowledge. Every Friday afternoon we meet (in Teams for now) to share wins on the week and other highlights.
Be a part of an ambitious team of 25 Igniter’s and shape our company culture as we grow. In addition to skilled software engineers, we are also expanding our team with talented people in management and commercial roles as well.
As a software engineer at Ignite, you will be working with
- Developing a cloud-based procurement software with modern technologies
- Writing tests and monitoring the product
- Refactoring code and logic in existing projects
- Being involved in the discovery phase of the features in order to provide a technical perspective and insights that will help the Product Manager prioritize the right functionality.
- Contributing to reaching value driven objectives set by the team.
A little insight into our tech stack
We are pragmatic about technology, the specific technologies are chosen to the solve our specific problems, thus we have a dynamic tech stack. Most of the Ignite platform is hosted on Google Cloud Platform, some stuff is on AWS. We use Kubernetes with Docker to manage and run our applications, to enable a loosely coupled architecture. And while the majority is written in Python, we do have some modules coded in for example C++ or node.js. Our front-end is mainly built using Typescript and React. Walking the talk, in terms of Continuous Delivery, is important so we push out code in production several times a day.
To succeed in this role, we believe you need
- Strong problem solving and analytical skills
- Good programming skills
- Interest and curiosity in technology
- Great cooperating skills
- A wish for more than a job – an opportunity to impact our journey and contribute to solving technical problems that result in repeated value for our customers.
Tell us about your expertise and where specifically you think you can be a great contributor.