Senior Project lead

In Vestland

Full time

Would  you like to be part of developing a new innovative product portfolio in StormGeo? Are you excited about an opportunity to develop and coordinate a game changing satellite-enabled enterprise technology?  

StormGeo is currently developing new products for the electric grid utilities sector globally. Our new products will support the industry with improved vegetation management and outage prediction by using advanced machine learning methods, very high-resolution satellite images in combination with decades of weather data to provide innovative insights. By predicting operational risks for assets and personnel we are developing new and innovative solutions for the electric utility industry 

We are currently looking for an experienced Project & Team lead to help us shape the product and the team for the future. As a team lead you will lead a team of highly talented data scientists, software developers and data engineers.  You will work closely with the tech lead for the product to secure the success of the products under development.  You will also be coordinating projects internally and externally.  

Hands-on, with a start-up mentality, you will support the team in any task to reach success together. You will be part of a newly established team meaning that you need to be a resilient person and have entrepreneurial traits. You will have highly competent and motivated colleagues with ambitious growth strategies for a new emerging product line in StormGeo.   
We expect you to have  

  • Background from or working as a project or team lead for software development projects 
  • Basic understanding of data science and data management, experience in usage of data science technologies, cloud technologies, data lakes, software development, and business intelligence tools 
  • Passion to create great products, innovate, and solve complex customer and industry problems that makes a difference 
  • Excellent verbal and written in a Nordic and English language communication skills  
  • Strong analytical and quantitative skills; ability to work with business owners and engineering and data teams to define key business questions and answer those questions  
  • Experience from the electric utility industry working with software projects is an advantage 
  • A Schengen/EU work permit  

We also appreciate you having:  

  • Experience in working in distributed teams  
  • Experience from working with public funding like EU or ESA is an advantage 
  • Several years of experience in working in key roles in complex development and/or other software development projects is a clear advantage 
  • Start-up mindset with high self-driven approach 
  • Demonstrated ability to drive and deliver results   
  • Confidence to take responsibility. You value accountability highly in yourself and in others   
  • Solid track record of building relationships and influencing both internally and externally 

StormGeo offers you the chance to make a difference and be part of the forefront of emerging businesses and technology, in an innovative and entrepreneurial environment, with a start-up way of working. You have a chance to cooperate with colleagues in an international and evolving working environment and increase your knowledge in a variety of areas from R&D to create new business models and services.  

We offer you a challenging position with great opportunities for professional growth. With us, you will have the opportunity to directly influence your career development. If you have a clever idea, people will listen to you. We believe that trust fosters freedom and creativity. Our culture is built on transparency and active sharing – a truly open environment.  

As a global organization, we actively strive to reflect diversity in society. We, therefore, encourage qualified applicants from all backgrounds to apply. We are committed to creating a work environment that fits gender equality and allows combining career progress with the needs of a family or other personal circumstances.   

Interested? We look forward to receiving your application and the opportunity to meet you!  

Location: Bergen or Oslo (Norway)



Nina Winther-Kaland
Data science director

About StormGeo

StormGeo is a global provider of weather intelligence and decision support services, with leading solutions for shipping, oil and gas, renewable energies, utilities, other onshore industries and aviation. Our products and services help clients manage risk, optimize performance, reduce costs and increase revenues, deploying the latest technologies. StormGeo has more than 500 employees in 24 offices across 18 countries. As a participant in the UN Global Compact for Sustainable Ocean Business, StormGeo’s passion for weather and the protection of natural resources motivates us to support our clients in making informed, environmentally responsible business decisions. Since June, 2021, StormGeo has been part of the Alfa Laval Group.

At Alfa Laval, we always go that extra mile to overcome the toughest challenges. Our driving force is to accelerate success for our customers, people and planet. You can only achieve that by having dedicated people with a curious mind. Curiosity is the spark behind great ideas. And great ideas drive progress.