Saxo Bank

Open Api Development Manager

About the job

We’re looking to hire an experienced Development Manager for our Open Api Trading team to help us keep growing. The team consists of 3 testers, 10 developers and a Scrum master and is responsible for exposing the underlying trading platform functionality to the UI through common APIs.



  • As Line Manager to the developers in the team, keep them engaged and motivated and have focus on their personal and professional growth
  • Be involved with creating scope and milestones for projects that the team is either responsible for or is a major contributing factor to
  • Support the Quarterly Planning of our organization with team capacity reports and ensure the team is in a position to support the critical initiatives of Saxo Bank
  • Work with Scrum Master to ensure team commitments are delivered on time and with quality
  • Work together with the team Tech Lead and Team Scrum Master to ensure the overall coherency between project deliveries, technical deliveries and team composition and skillset
  • Identify, nurture and build our next generation of star employees in Technology



  • You must be a very empathic person
  • Strong coaching skills and a lot of experience with practicing these
  • Experience with organizing training initiatives for departments within a company
  • Extensive knowledge of management theory and practical applications in the workplace
  • Ability to communicate effectively within all layers of the organization both orally and in writing
  • Hands-on experience with agile software development from a developer standpoint
  • Excellent stakeholder management skills
  • Hands-on experience with change management
  • Effective organizer and able to manage many activities concurrently


We offer

We aspire to be a non-hierarchical, purpose-driven organisation. At Saxo it is not about entitlement, it is about impact, no matter where you sit in the organisation. A good idea is always taken seriously and you can truly make a difference.

When you work here, you become part of the Saxo family. We invest in your personal development and offer you large responsibility from day one. We encourage an open feedback culture and team efforts. If you show a collaborative spirit, drive and passion, your learning curve will be steep and your (international) career opportunities with Saxo immense.

We offer good and competitive terms of employment.


IT within Saxo Bank

Saxo Bank is a leading fintech specialist, connecting traders, investors and partners to more than 35,000 instruments – across all asset classes – from a single account. Group Technology is responsible for executing the firms digital strategy and delivering the development roadmap. We continuously work on our technology architecture and foundation to deliver value to the business and our clients in a timely, efficient and agile manner, whilst ensuring reliable and stable operations of all IT systems and services.

Our specialty is within capital markets with focus on; high reliability, large volumes, low latency and a world class, cloud-based experience for retail, institutional and white-label clients.

Group IT will accelerate Saxo Bank growth by delivering a state of the art technology platform that is scalable and competitive, to ensure we achieve more happy and active clients with a best in class Saxo Experience, while at the same time taking out complexity and reducing costs.


How to apply

Click on the apply button above to apply. We look forward to getting to know you better!


About Saxo Bank

We believe access to global capital markets is not only for the privileged few. Our vision is to enable people to fulfill their financial aspirations to make an impact. That’s why we use the power of technology to deliver clients what they need, when they need it in a user-friendly and personalised experience. We aim to deliver the world’s most user-friendly and personalized trading and investment platform experience, which gives our clients exactly what they need to make more informed investment decisions.

As a fintech pioneer founded in 1992, we focus on clients, quality, speed of innovation and use of disruptive technology. Headquartered in Denmark, we employ more than 2,000 people across 60 different nationalities globally. We have offices in key financial centres around the world including London, Amsterdam, Singapore, Shanghai, Hong Kong, Sydney, Gurgaon, Tokyo and Paris. With our global footprint, you can impact how people trade financial markets worldwide.

Do you want to work for an extremely ambitious organisation at the cutting edge of banking and technology? You’ll be joining a company that:

So, if you’re up for the challenge of breaking down barriers in global financial markets, we’re always looking for ambitious and enthusiastic people who share our passion for clients, technology and innovation and can bring new perspectives to our diverse team.

At Saxo we don’t just offer a job  – we offer an opportunity to invest in your future!

For more on our story, culture and identity, please read the Saxo Bank Foundation, written by our CEO and founder Kim Fournais.

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