1 February 2024

Senior Backend Developer

EIVEE was founded in 2020 in Copenhagen, Denmark, by leading specialists with 15+ years of top-tier consultancy experience within sustainability, procurement & supply chain management. They follow an ambitious growth plan and employ a broad team of fun and ambitious people within GHG management, software development, product, sales, marketing, and financing.

Your new company

EIVEE is passionate about helping companies reduce their carbon footprint. Their mission is simple: they want to make it easy for businesses to measure their emissions and start their journey towards a greener future. That's why they've created a cutting-edge tech platform that provides market-leading accuracy and expert-validated insights into a company's climate impact.

With the support of top investors in the Nordics, they're on a rapid growth trajectory, and they're looking for talented individuals like you to join their mission. If you're excited about making a tangible impact on the world by helping businesses become more sustainable, this is a great fit.

Your new role

You will join the product engineering team under the tech department, led by CTO Christian Thode Larsen. The team comprises approximately 10 ambitious developers collaborating to make magic happen within the frontend, backend, and cloud infrastructure web product pillars. Their developers are a mix of people, some at the Copenhagen office and some remotely. Core highlights from the team include proactive and daily communication and collaboration using Slack and other tools, agile-inspired development patterns using bi-weekly cycles and a strong focus on producing high-quality code and products while maintaining a focus on their roadmap and delivery schedules. In this role, your responsibilities will be:

  • Develop highly scalable software systems and handle the Go backend microservices and their typescript frontends, focusing on scalability and resilience
  • Work with DevOps and Frontend team members to ensure continued stability and performance
  • Develop high-level system design and low-level technical design while contributing to product discovery to identify feasible, high-impact solutions to the team objectives
  • Manage data using Kafka, PostgreSQL, and Memcached
  • Collaborate on efficient deployment and orchestration using Docker, Kubernetes, and Helm
  • Integrate authentication platforms like Keycloak
  • Play a key role as a role model/tutor for junior developers

What you’ll need to be a success

You are excited about joining Eivee on their journey of helping companies towards a greener future and thrive in a highly collaborative environment with ambitious and diverse colleagues. You find yourself resonating with their values: Integrity, Unity, and Care, and you’d like to represent the convergence of technology, people, and operations. You understand distributed systems and have a tenacious approach to developing, scaling, and improving solutions while maintaining decisions rooted within the context of a fast-paced startup. You can adapt and respond to product requirements changes and seamlessly prioritise and manage your work. Furthermore, you fulfil the following criteria:

  • Minimum 5 years of experience in developing web applications in Go
  • Experience in Docker & GCP or similar cloud solutions
  • Knowledge of authentication platforms, Keycloak a plus
  • Familiarity with distributed systems, especially Event Sourcing & CQRS
  • Expertise in monitoring tools, preferably Datadog

It will be nice if you also have:

  • Experience with React-based frontend development
  • DevOps experience with cloud (Google), Terraform and ArgoCD
  • An interest in sustainability

What you’ll get in your new role

You will join an innovative and technological startup. Here, you will gain responsibility and an opportunity to take part in building high-performing and scalable infrastructure that significantly affects Eivee’s future market share. Furthermore:

  • You will get a truly meaningful job as they put sustainability at the heart of everything they do
  • You can expect a steep learning curve due to the ever-changing nature of sustainability as a field
  • You will quickly have an impact in your new role as their dynamic work processes offer a short path from idea to action
  • You will work from their modern office in Østerbro, Copenhagen, where they have a fantastic canteen, and never go down on snacks or social events
  • You will be a part of a friendly, compassionate, and inventive team consisting of 20 different nationalities: one where they help each other out, have fun, and make results — together

What you need to do now

If you’re interested in this position, please reach out to Recruitment business Partner Martin Gejlsbjerg at +45 3117 9450 or To speed up the process, please attach your CV.

Are you the candidate we seek? Please reach out to:

Martin Gejlsbjerg
Recruitment Business Partner
+45 31 17 94 50