Specialist, Integrations - Gdansk


Gdansk, PL

Are you an experienced or aspiring API Specialist, ready to enhance and build new cloud integrations for a FMCG company? Do system integrations ‘detective work’, design and bug fixing excite you? Come and join a growing team working with EDI and integrations solutions. This is your opportunity to grow your skills in working with Azure API Management and be part of the full process flow from requirements gathering to solution delivery and support.

About the job

Join Arla’s ART (Agile Release Train) named Digital Solutions and Infrastructure ‘DSI’, to be part of a great department delivering IT infrastructure across all base technology platforms. DSI ART delivers network, integrations, IT security, On-prem and Cloud Datacentre changes as well as SAP Basis upgrades to the business and to other release trains. The ART has multiple teams and is currently in need of a Specialist in Azure API Management to join the EDI & integrations team.


Our strategy for the Integrations area is to build an integrations hub of competencies, which can be shared across the organization (HR, sales, Logistics etc.). There will in this role be possibilities to grow a large network in Arla across all business units. The role involves both hands-on development as well as communication with our customers and colleagues.


You are a passionate about API Management and have the drive and skills to secure ongoing deliverables to the business in close collaboration with the API Solution Architect. Your talents lie within delivering complex integrations based on input from the business using your existing Azure API Management competencies. In daily work you will have a close collaboration with the rest of the team and join all the Agile ceremonies. The focus will be on planning, execution and delivery to secure full satisfaction from the receivers of the product. Improvement ideas and feedback is part of our daily culture, and your input will be highly valued.


Specifically, you will:

  • Deliver API Products from idea to delivery of the solution to the customer.
  • Build API Management policies including security policies.
  • Develop and maintain APIs on Microsoft Azure Platform
  • Create API product templates and socialize them in our developer community.
  • Challenge and improve the current integrations model in the API Management area.
  • Write unit tests (TDD practices) for back-end and front-end services. 
  • Provide 3rd level application support.
  • Support Problem Management after major incidents in integrations and API area
  • Monitoring the API Management platform
  • Be a team player and ensure objectives brings maximum value to the business.


Who are you?

You are focused and persistent on achieving goals in great collaboration with the team, Product Owner and key stakeholders. You will be working within a complex stakeholder environment, spanning different cultures. Thus, you have great facilitation skills and enjoy engaging with people of different cultures and from various backgrounds.


Furthermore, you have:

  • A master’s degree within IT or other relevant area
  • Ideally 2-3 years of experience working with API Management or integrations.
  • The ability to deliver integrations with the ‘Minimum Viable Product’ in mind to secure an iterative and continuous delivery to the business.
  • Experience in Azure API Management and integrations between Apps and backend systems
  • Experience with API development, REST/SOAP Services, JSON/XML- at scale would be an advantage
  • Experience with C#, .Net core / .Net Framework and SQL would be an advantage
  • Working knowledge of API testing tools like Postman, SOAPUI would be an advantage
  • Experience in handling RESTful HTTP/JSON or SOAP APIs at scale would be an advantage


Furthermore you:


  • Are self-organized mindset, so you can work proactively and independently.
  • Have good business process understanding, allowing you to engage in dialogue with your business owners


What do we offer?

  • Flexible working time (start your day of work between 7-9) and home office work possibility
  • Language bonus
  • Trainings with experts & professional induction in a new position
  • Development programs (function additions, coordinator programme)
  • Financial support of your education 
  • Medical care & life insurance 
  • Additional benefits like gym card, vouchers, travel points or cinema tickets, etc.
  • Scandinavian working style & no dress code
  • Home kit – monitor, laptop, keyboard, mouse, headsets, webcam
  • Relocation allowance
  • Referral program for employees
  • Employee Assistance Program (legal, psychological, health, financial consulting, etc. )
  • Support for your healthy lifestyle (fruit day, facility for sportsmen, sport challenges and activities, Arla active teams / sport groups)
  • Additional holiday depending on length of employment (up to 4 days)


… while in the office you can also use some of below: 

  • Modern office space with beautiful view and high standard furniture (i.e. adjustable desks)
  • Chill-out rooms with X-box, pool table, board games, football table and swing


Application and contact

If you want to drive innovation and help your colleagues worldwide, then seize this exciting opportunity.


Welcome to Global Shared Services in Gdansk

Arla is a global farmer-owned organisation behind many well-known and well-loved brands.

You will become a part of our Global Shared Services in Gdansk. You will join almost 600 colleagues dedicated to supporting all of Arla. We currently have an IT Operations department and an IT Solutions department dedicated to SAP as well as a variety of app development and implementation projects. Our Procurement, Finance and Logistics departments support a wide range of processes such as purchasing, distribution and sales worldwide.

We have a dedicated HR operations department that ensures the attraction, development and retention of the best talent around the world.

Our newest department Member Relations supports our farmers in their everyday work.

With over 14 years of existence in Gdansk, we offer you wealth of knowledge and the opportunity to participate in challenging and exciting innovation projects. As a part of the Arla organisation, you will also enjoy a Scandinavian, collaborative work culture.


We have a purpose for Good

At Arla, we strive to unlock the highest potential in each other while working together to create a sustainable future of dairy. We call it Stronger People Stronger Planet and it is deeply anchored in our organisation and founded on our commitment to respecting human rights, increasing access to healthy dairy nutrition, inspiring good food habits, and improving the environment for future generations. In order to succeed we need to hire people with a sustainable mindset. Could this be you?


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