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Junior Software Engineer for Industrial IoT

Arla is on a journey to develop our digital platforms and solution for a data driven supply chain.


We are insourcing IT competences in IT Solutions. Joining Arla IT Solutions, you become part of a company that is known for our use of agile processes, our internal collaboration and our ability to deliver IT solutions that add value to our end-users.



Welcome to Arla

Arla is a global farmer-owned company that is behind many well-known brands, including Arla Apetina®, Castello®, Lurpak® and many, many more. As a Senior Software Engineer,  you become a part of our Dairy ART Train within IT Solutions department. Here, you won’t find factory machines or farmers. Instead, you will join over 60 of colleagues dedicated to supporting all of Arla with OT environment and production standardization with data infrastructure platform. Joining us, you will take part in our mission to make a real difference for colleagues near and far.


About The Job

In that role, you’ll join a new team tasked with development of the future platform transforming Arla Supply Chain to a data driven organization. This is a central part in our supply chain digitalization strategy and the platform must provide infrastructure to connect & bring together data from across systems into a single self-service setup. The platform will enable Arla to create reporting, dashboards, and advanced analytic/machine learning at scale. You will work closely with architects, Software Engineers, Data Engineers, Data Scientists and business product owners.


Specifically, you will

  • Be a key member of our data platform development for digitalization across supply chain
  • Create our intelligent Edges for data extraction and workload execution near production/operation
  • Design cloud-based analytics solutions and applications with a focus on our Supply Chain organization, in cooperation with the architect team across Arla IT
  • Deliver data and tooling (e.g. dashboarding) for citizen/self-service users across our Supply Chain organization
  • Work together with application developers building solutions on our platforms
  • Work in an agile environment delivering solutions across Supply Chain in Arla
  • Have a unique opportunity to shape our future setup for data driven supply chain as we are early on our journey


Who are you?

Each of us has a role to play, with the freedom to think big. We are ambitious, but we prefer accountability over control. So, if you are up for a challenge, there is no shortage of opportunities to

have an impact - and realize your ambitions - whatever they may be.



Required experience and 1+ of the 6 preferred areas below:

  • Significant experience with cloud architecture for big data, timeseries, and analytics (Required)
  • Significant experience in .NET Core platform development in C# (Required)
  • Experience working with one or more Azure cloud services: IoTHub/IoTEdge, Digital Twin, Databricks, Data Lake, Time Series Insight, Functions, and Blob storages (Required)
  • Experience with container runtimes such as Docker and workload/container orchestration using  Kubernetes or similar platforms (preferred)
  • Experience in site-reliability engineering practices. (preferred)
  • Experience in Linux (preferred)
  • Experience in real time processing using Kafka & Spark (preferred)
  • Experience in front end technologies like Angular, Blazor or Grafana, and creating mart layers for the individual userfacing applications. (preferred)
  • Experience developing in Python (preferred)
  • Are a fluent in English (Required)


What do we offer?

  • Work in an international team in a matrix structure
  • Friendly atmosphere & comfortable workplace
  • Medical care & life insurance
  • Relocation package
  • Additional benefits like gym card, vouchers, travel points or cinema tickets, etc.
  • Trainings with experts & professional induction in a new position
  • Development possibilities while taking part in internal projects


Application and contact

We process applications on a continuous basis and close the job opening once the right candidate has been found.


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?



Ref.: 71223



Example of position

  • Solution Consultant

Level definition

Entry Level Professional/Coordinator Role providing support to a department.

Executes defined processes and procedures to achieve operational targets or service standards key to business delivery – tasked with continuous improvement.

Key responsibilities

The IT specialist - Entry will work with some medium complex tasks and a little variation between different tasks. The IT Specialist - Entry is able to appreciate and understand business requirements within specific areas, whilst demonstrating good analytical skills combined with a good knowledge of the subject area and with the ability to present his ideas and convince the stakeholders in a professional manner.

  • Handles tasks of low to medium complexity and takes both business requirements and IT efficiency into consideration, whilst assessing the tasks with the right balance between detail and 'helicopter' perspective.
  • Translates business requirements into IT solutions for small-sized tasks, e.g. projects up to 0.5 m DKK.
  • Ensures that IT solutions are designed with both functionality and efficient operations in mind.
  • Has good knowledge of templates, tools and standards for relevant technical areas and can use this knowledge in IT solutions.
  • Drives solutions of simpler tasks and projects that span one technical area.
  • Acts as trusted advisor of IT solutions for local management, team leads and super users (e.g. production or cold store manager).

Educational background/Experience

  • Education at Bachelor’s level within Information Sys-tems, Computer Science, Engineering, Business. Alternatively experience as a super user or supporter (senior or lead).
  • 1-3 years of experience with relevant technical fields including rollouts/implementation globally.
  • IT domain competencies within ERP/infrastructure and business process knowledge.
  • Good business process knowledge and experience from working in a multi-cultural and global environment/company.

Band: F1


01. Lead
02. Sense
03. Create

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