• Senior Software Architect- Cloud Platform

    Location NO-Høvik
    Requisition ID
    Business Area
    Digital Solutions
    Location Details
    Oslo, Norway
    Position Type
    Permanent employment
    Close Date (dd/mm/yyyy)
  • Local Unit & Position Description

    We are seeking an experienced Senior Software Architect with strong competence and extensive experience to join our team in Structure Ecosystem, DNV GL - Digital Solutions at Høvik.


    Your primary responsibilities will be with architecting and building the new cloud platform and associated cloud-based applications. You know and appreciate the value of clean code and adhering to design principles like SOLID. As our software relies on 3D visualization, knowledge about 3D graphics is a plus.


    Structure Ecosystem consists of 70 people in Norway, US, Poland and China who maintain, develop, and support the Sesam suite of programs covering design and analysis of structures within the maritime, offshore, and renewable industries. You will be part of a very motivated team of 15 professional software engineers, software testers, product managers, technical support engineers, and UX experts, who pride themselves in delivering high quality software, and you will get the opportunity to solve hard and interesting problems.


    DNV GL - Digital Solutions was established in 2018 and has set out on an exciting digitalization journey. In this context, we are in the process of transforming our structural analysis software, Sesam, into a set of analysis services running on a shared cloud platform. Our strategy is to deliver a hybrid offering, cloud and desktop. In addition to having focus on hydro dynamic and structural simulations, Machine Learning, collaboration, and sensitivity analysis, are part of our roadmaps. Sesam has traditionally had a strong foothold within the Maritime and Oil & Gas industries. The later years, focus is on renewables and aquaculture.



    • Platform architect for our cloud solutions
    • Main architect for moving migrating our mainly desktop-based legacy applications to the cloud
    • Contribute with both architecture and code forContribute to DNV GL’s common building blocks, OneFoundation
    • Mentoring developers through hackathons, participation in code reviews, knowledge sharing sessions, as well in the day-to-day work

    Position Qualifications

    • MSc or higher within Software Engineering, Software Architecture or similar
    • 10+ years working as a software developer and architect, with broad experience within both cloud and desktop oriented products and solutions
    • Experience within a wide range of technologies and languages, such as C#, ASP.NET, Python, JavaScript (we use Angular), C++, graph databases, 3D technologies, serverless, microservices, containers
    • First-hand experience with architecting for MS Azure
    • Knowledge from other cloud vendors is a plus
    • First-hand experience with security aspects for secure web-apps
    • Some basic knowledge within the structural integrity domain is a plus, but not a requirement

    We Offer

    • Strong company culture with emphasis on competence development
    • Competence development through individual development plans, including learnings from development communities and dedicated training programs
    • Thorough on-boarding process
    • Great colleagues who value teamwork and support
    • Attractive salary and benefits package
    • Free commuter bus from Sandvika and Skøyen
    • Scenic work environment by the sea at Høvik
    • Social events and team building activities
    • Interesting and challenging tasks
    • International working environment

    For more information about the position, please contact: 


    Sven-Kåre Evenseth, Head of Section, Structure 365, sven-kare.evenseth@dnvgl.com


    Company & Business Area Description


    DNV GL is a global quality assurance and risk management company. Driven by our purpose of safeguarding life, property and the environment, we enable our customers to advance the safety and sustainability of their business. 

    We provide classification, technical assurance, software and independent expert advisory services to the maritime, oil & gas, power and renewables industries. We also provide certification, supply chain and data management services to customers across a wide range of industries.

    Combining technical, digital and operational expertise, risk methodology and in-depth industry knowledge, we empower our customers’ decisions and actions with trust and confidence. We continuously invest in research and collaborative innovation to provide customers and society with operational and technological foresight. 

    With origins stretching back to 1864 and operations in more than 100 countries, our experts are dedicated to helping customers make the world safer, smarter and greener.


    DNV GL is a world-leading provider of digital solutions for managing risk and improving safety and asset performance for ships, pipelines, processing plants, offshore structures, electric grids, smart cities and more.

    Our open industry platform Veracity, cyber security and software solutions support business-critical activities across many industries, including maritime, energy and healthcare. 


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