Software developers (Python, Git, Docker)

Salary Competitive

Optimum Voyage is growing, and we are looking for software developers to join us on our journey to make shipping greener. We make digital decision support tools and services for commercial ocean crossing ships and the people operating them. Our customers are either ship operators, ship owners or partners providing other digital products. Our digital decision support services help our customers execute safe and cost-efficient voyages while reducing greenhouse gas emissions.

As part of our development team, you will be working on maintaining and expanding our product portfolio. We are continuously developing additional services for our portfolio based on our customers’ needs.


The Role

Join our Copenhagen based development team. Our development team is building and maintaining the services. The services are provided both through our web portal and our API. The team is small, flexible and works towards small and frequent releases to best be able to satisfy our customer’s needs. You will be working with design, development, and maintenance of our services from proof-of-concept to released product and beyond.

Our developers are encouraged to pitch and take ownership of ideas for improvements, new products, and services.


Who are we looking for?

We are looking for a person that:

  • Has professional experience and enjoy developing software using Python and Git for version control.

  • Are used to working with test-driven development.

  • Enjoy breaking challenges down to workable bits.

  • Can work independently as well as on a team.


Experiences we will evaluate positively, but are not a requirement:

  • Background in mathematics and well versed in optimizations.

  • Background in computer science and/or software development.

  • Background in a relevant engineering field.

  • Experience working with cloud computing (We are using Microsoft Azure and Google Cloud).

  • Experience working with weather data.

  • Experience working with GIS.


Our technology stack is constantly evolving, but our core includes Python, Angular, SQL, Docker, Kubernetes, Cloud (Azure/Google). But we are not locked into a specific technology, so please help us pick the right technologies for the right tasks.


What you can expect from us:

  • 4-day work week. We need you to get great ideas and we believe the best way to ensure this is to give you more free time. If you wish to work less, we are open to accommodate part time positions.

  • Room to grow and options to choose projects that matches your professional wants.

  • A small, but global and growing company. We are currently 3 people in our office in Copenhagen Denmark, 6 in our office in Bangalore India, and 6 people working fully remote.

  • Office located in the center of Copenhagen.

  • Flexible working hours and location. 

When do I start?

We are looking to fill the position as soon as possible, but we are willing to wait for the right candidate.

For more information or questions please contact us at or phone number +4523203917

Perks and benefits

This job comes with several perks and benefits

Flexible working hours
Flexible working hours

Time is precious. Make it count. Morning person or night owl, this job is for you.

Free coffee / tea
Free coffee / tea

Get your caffeine fix to get you started and keep you going.

Free lunch
Free lunch

Enjoy a free catered lunch with your colleagues, every day.

Near public transit
Near public transit

Easy access and treehugger friendly workplace.

Skill development
Skill development

We want to take you from good to great.

Remote work allowed
Remote work allowed

You know how you perform best. Work from your couch, your favorite cafe or abroad when you feel like it.

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Working at
Optimum Voyage

At Optimum Voyage, we are passionate about weather routing and voyage optimization. We see enormous potential in applying modern technologies towards achieving the most optimal routing of ships. Route optimization is one of the most direct ways for ship owners and operators to reduce overspending on voyages, both financially and environmentally. This is part of what makes it rewarding to work with and to deliver to our clients worldwide. We pride ourselves in staying open-minded and will always listen to our clients' feedback, requests, and good ideas. Optimum Voyage was founded in 2016 and spent the first years perfecting voyage optimization and are continually improving and expanding our methods and solutions

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