Lead Customer Engineer

Job title

Lead Customer Engineer




Application deadline

June 10, 2022

As soon as possible

Do you want to develop new technology to reduce waste and carbon footprint?

If you share our passion for technology and sustainability, the opportunity as our Lead Customer Engineer could be a perfect match for our AI start-up. With us, you will create disruptive technology with the use of AI in the meat industry, and be part of building a company and potentially a better world.


After a strong growth period, the company is raising additional capital to scale into international markets. We are achieving this growth through optimizing the supply chain in the meat industry, while also making it more sustainable by improving the utilization of animals.


As Lead Customer Engineer, you will be a key member in the internationalization of the company towards the American market, establishing and maintaining customer relationships while working very close to the customer’s value chain, business rules, and data. We are looking forward to learning from you, your experience, and insights. Our team is creative, caring, and all about creating value while enjoying the journey, and hopefully so are you!  


Your next challenge?

As Lead Customer Engineer in Völur, you will both be taking ownership of current and new customer relationships and projects. This means understanding the solution, stakeholders, the customer’s value chain, business rules and constraints, and the customer’s data. A key part of the role is to work closely with your team and the Chief Solution Officer to develop customer-oriented technology.


In Völur you will be able to:

  • Establish international relationships with leaders within the meat industry.
  • Collaborate closely with solution stakeholders, business users, and key personnel within the organization to ensure their adoption of the solution.
  • Contribute to the customer acquisition process by leading critical stages in the product lifecycle.
  • Contribute to product development, understanding the customer’s problems, business rules, and constraints, understanding the customer’s data and how they use it to support decisions, and gathering and communicating requirements to the development team.
  • Be the team lead in the implementation projects by working closely with the data science team, helping out with data cleaning and deploying solutions


Who are you? 

You are curious and excited by the opportunities and possibilities that are driven by technology, and your passion for simplicity and customer orientation is strong. You share our passion for creating value and developing disruptive technology that will optimize a huge industry and create a more sustainable planet.

  • Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in computer science, engineering, information systems, or related field.
  • Ability to deep-dive into data engineering processes, understand structured and unstructured data, and fast-prototyping.
  • Passion for agile teamwork and building a collaborative team culture.
  • Like to run projects that address real-world problems.
  • Strong communication skills, enabling transparency and productivity.


What we are looking for

We are looking for candidates with experience, competencies, and interest in data, engineering, and customers, with some of the following skillsets:

  • Experience in supply chain, ideally in the food industry is an advantage.
  • Experience in establishing and maintaining customer relationships
  • Solid understanding of business intelligence, analytics, and data visualization.
  • Experience in project management.
  • Thrives to work independently and take ownership of tasks from start to finish, while also enjoying teamwork.
  • Competence with data processing, ETL processes, and common data formats
  • Competence in writing performant and stable code in Python.
  • Understanding of data & software engineering best practices, and databases.
  • Experience with cloud solutions and business intelligence systems is an advantage.
  • Fluent in English.



Interested in a challenging Lead Customer Engineer job where you get a competitive salary, equity in the company, and make an important difference? Please apply by sending your CV. If you have been working on some exciting projects, we would love to hear about them!  

If you have any questions, do not hesitate to contact the CEO, Robert Ekrem on 95708019 or robert@volur.no.   


Job type: Full-time

Head office: Norway, Oslo, Gaustadalléen 21

Welcome to Völur AS – Home of your next big opportunity!


About us

We are developing disruptive artificial intelligence tools that optimize the meat industry. The company was founded at the beginning of 2019 and is today working with large corporations in the meat industry. The company is growing and is looking for more employees to be part of building the company further.

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