Backend Developer - GridEyes Project, StormGeo locations in Norway or Lithuania, or remote


Bergen or Oslo, Norway; Vilnius, Lithuania; Remote


Full time

About GridEyes and StormGeo

StormGeo is a leading multi-industry technology provider that helps clients navigate operational challenges in volatile markets through innovative digital solutions and expertise. Our global team of industry experts, available 24/7, combines weather data with client data to deliver advanced, AI-driven solutions for optimization and efficiency. With a legacy of enhancing business operations and a commitment to sustainability, we have expanded from our beginnings in Bergen, Norway, to 26 offices worldwide. Now part of Alfa Laval, we continue to drive positive transformations across various industries, from shipping to energy.

GridEyes is an innovative project managed by StormGeo, aimed at revolutionizing vegetation management and grid resilience for electrical grids using satellite data and artificial intelligence. Our goal is to enhance the reliability and efficiency of power infrastructure by providing real-time, data-driven insights to utility companies. We are a dynamic and distributed team working at the forefront of geospatial technology, and we are looking for a talented backend developer to join us on this exciting journey.

Job Description

As a Backend Developer at GridEyes, you will be an integral part of our development team, working to design, build, and maintain the core backend systems that power our advanced geospatial analytics platform. You will collaborate with an exceptionally talented team of data scientists, front-end developers, and engineers to deliver scalable and robust solutions. This role offers the opportunity to work on cutting-edge technology, contribute to significant advancements in the energy sector, and be part of a project with real-world impact.

Key Responsibilities
  • Develop and maintain backend services and APIs using Python.

  • Utilize AWS to deploy and manage scalable cloud infrastructure.

  • Integrate geospatial data and implement geospatial processing algorithms.

  • Work with PostGIS for spatial database management.

  • Handle GeoTIFF and other geospatial data formats.

  • Collaborate with front-end developers to ensure seamless integration of services.

  • Participate in code reviews, testing, and debugging to maintain code quality.

  • Contribute to the design and architecture of new features and services.

  • Document technical designs and processes.


To apply for the position, you need to have experience with Python programming and its ecosystem. You need to have hands-on experience with AWS services for deploying and managing applications. Due to safety regulations linked to working with sensitive infrastructure data (powerlines), applicants must hold a passport from a NATO country.

Maybe you also know geospatial data processing and analysis, experience with PostGIS for handling spatial data in PostgreSQL, or familiarity with GeoTIFF and other geospatial data formats. We also believe that you might have experience with TypeScript for building scalable applications, or knowledge of AWS Cloud Development Kit (CDK) for defining cloud infrastructure in code.

What We Offer

We offer you the opportunity to contribute to a project that enhances the reliability and efficiency of electrical grids, ensuring better service for millions. You will work on the latest technologies in geospatial analytics and AI. In a team of exceptionally talented and supportive individuals who value collaboration and knowledge sharing. In StormGeo you will have flexible Work Arrangements with the option to work from our offices in Bergen, Oslo, or Vilnius, or remotely as part of our distributed team. With StormGeo and the GridEye team, you will have opportunities for continuous learning and development in a fast-paced, innovative industry.

Contact person

Christer Eriksen
[email protected]

    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 cutting-edge software solutions and services help clients manage risk, optimize performance, reduce costs, and increase revenues, deploying the latest technologies.

    StormGeo has more than 650 employees in 26 offices across the world. Our employees are skilled, dedicated, and comprise a wonderful international team. We firmly believe that together, we can best support our global approach to “navigate tomorrow – today”.

    Since June 2021, StormGeo has been part of the Alfa Laval Group. Alfa Laval has a strong reputation for going the extra mile to overcome the toughest challenges. Our shared goal is to accelerate success for our customers, our people, and our planet. We strongly believe that curiosity is the spark behind great ideas. And great ideas drive progress.

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