IT Data Engineer (Temporary Position – 2 years)

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In close cooperation with the SDM core team, you will be crucial in defining data-pipelines together with Data Scientists and scripting workflows using e.g., Python, SQL, SCALA in an Azure Databricks environment. The position is a 2-year temporary position.

You will be part of a smaller team consisting of a Solution Architect, Data Scientist, Software Developer, and we expect you to take broad responsibility in the development and maintenance of our data foundation.

Primary Responsibilities

  • Analyze and organize raw data
  • Build and design data pipelines
  • Maintaining datasets
  • Build algorithms and prototypes
  • Extracting, transforming and loading data from the various data sources
  • Integrating data transfers between internal and external systems and applications.
  • Explore ways to enhance data quality and reliability
  • Identify opportunities for data acquisition
  • Collaborate with Data Scientists and IT-architects

 Preferred Qualifications

  • A relevant educational background. You might be newly graduated or have some years of experience in e.g., Software development.
  • Strong analytic skills related to working with datasets.
  • Knowledge of programming in Python.
  • Skills in data querying, SQL, etc.

It will be considered an advantage if you have experience with:

  • Knowledge of Databricks and Spark.
  • Cloud Services (Azure DevOps, Azure SaaS, etc.).
  • Experience with data modelling and leveraging of large volumes of data is preferred.

On a personal level you are curious, thrive from helping colleagues, you work independently, deliver high quality, keep calm, and focused under pressure and keep deadlines. You are fluent in Danish and English both written and spoken.

We offer

  • A challenging and versatile job in an innovative, flexible, focused and committed biotech environment
  • Competitive salary based on qualifications, and flexible working hours
  • Strong cross functional teamwork, room for individual performance and development, passionate, inspiring, and fun colleagues
  • A workplace with focus on social bonding and person development

Working in Symphogen

Being part of Symphogen, you will always have a challenging job in a creative, goal-oriented, and value-based environment with a meaningful mission – to advance superior mAb therapeutics to improve the lives of cancer patients. You will be a part of a highly engaged and inspiring organization with focus on diversity, teamwork, commitment – and on you as a person. You will be offered good development opportunities and a relevant benefit package. 

For further information

For more information, you are welcome to contact Senior IT Director, Michael Rasmussen by phone: +45 8838 2323; or e-mail, or contact HR-Manager, Pia Holm Olesen at +45 4526 5050. Please also see for more information about our company.

If you are interested in the position, please mark your application and CV “Data Engineer” and send it by mail to:, before July 31 2024. Potential candidates will be interviewed on a rolling basis, and we reserve the right to close the position before the deadline if the right candidate is found.

Potential candidates will be invited for interview as they apply, and we reserve the right to terminate before the posting expires.

We look forward to hearing from you!


Symphogen is a subsidiary of Servier and antibody center of excellence primarily focused on oncology and immune oncology. We have a highly efficient antibody discovery and research platform supported by comprehensive early development capabilities.

Our antibody platform delivers antibodies with unique functionalities providing best or first in class potential as combination or mono therapy. Our approach and capabilities are well suited for combination therapies at the core of future cancer treatment.

Symphogen is located in Ballerup in the greater Copenhagen area. The company currently employs approximately 150 people

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