Software Engineer

We are looking for a Software Engineer to join the development team in Oslo.


The Cegal agile development teams work on both commercial products and bespoke development offerings for a range of international customers. As our business continues to expand, we are seeking talented individuals to work on a variety of exciting new and existing projects. 

Successful candidates should have strong analytical and organizational skills, be familiar with modern development methodologies and enjoy working within co-located and distributed development teams. In addition to strong technical skills, we place a high value on communication and collaborative skills, as applicants will at times interact with a variety of stakeholders across the business. 

About the job

Work tasks and responsibilities

  • Participate in an agile team environment delivering products to customers worldwide 
  • Produce high quality code including automatic testing where applicable 
  • Liaise with dedicated testers within the team to produce world class software 

Personal qualifications

  • Good oral and written presentation skills in English
  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills

Formal requirements

  • Higher education in information technology and/or numerate subjects (e.g. engineering, mathematics, physics)
  • Knowledge of the Microsoft .Net platformCandidates with a strong C++ competency will also be considered
  • Experience in developing solutions and / or technical applications in reservoir modeling, geophysics and geology are of particular interest 
  • Recent graduates and senior developers are of interest 

We can offer

  • Strong professional communities in software development and reservoir modeling 
  • Competitive terms 
  • International environment 
  • Excellent opportunities for personal development

Location: Oslo

Application deadline as soon as possible. Start as soon as possible.

For any questions about the position, contact Jahn Otto Næsgaard Andersen at +47 906 61 202. Please note that we do only accept inquiries from candidates, not recruitment agencies.

Please send your cover letter and CV to (applications lacking cover letter will not be evaluated).

About the employer

Cegal is a leading provider of IT and geoscience solutions to the oil and gas industry - a global company with more than 350 employees located in Stavanger, Oslo, Trondheim, London, Aberdeen, Dubai, Houston and Calgary.

Our vision is Beyond Technology and since the beginning, Cegal has combined technology with human inventiveness.

We use the term “Cegalian” about our employees. A Cegalian is someone who live by our values, InventiveCourageousPassionateBalanced, as we strive to let our values drive our performance, guide us in how we work as individuals, as teams and as an organization. Our values are rooted within the company, reflecting our spirit and the culture we work by.

As everyday work is getting more and more complex, we use a wide range of systems and applications designed to deliver what we need to get the job done. Cegal recognizes that terms of employment are important and believe that good efforts should be rewarded accordingly.

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