Andreas works as a software engineer at Ignite Procurement, where he usually spends his days developing new functionality in our spend management solution.
At Ignite I get the pleasure of working with extremely talented colleagues, using modern and innovative technologies in a high-tempo environment.
What is your background?
I started working at Ignite in late 2018 as a part-time resource. After completing my high school diploma, I joined the team as a full-time employee in the summer of 2019. Although I have no formal education as a software developer, I have gained and accumulated knowledge both through personal projects and relevant experience.
What are some of your hobbies?
I enjoy spending time with friends, traveling, and having a quiet evening in front of the TV. Earlier this year I went on a backpacking trip to Asia for two months.
Why did you choose to work for Ignite Procurement?
One of the main reasons why I started at Ignite is the unique opportunity to learn from highly competent colleagues and further develop my programming skills.
What do you like most about working here?
At Ignite I get the pleasure of working with extremely talented colleagues, using modern and innovative technologies in a high-tempo environment. There is always a lot of exciting stuff going on in the office, both in terms of tasks and commercial opportunities.
Describe yourself in three words
Curious, self-driven and friendly.
Tell us one fun fact about yourself
When I was 15, I developed a program that helped users to win roulette at an online casino. The program got as many as 20,000 users before the casino ended up buying it from me.
Andreas is 19 years old, born and raised in Oslo. Besides working in Ignite, he runs Digiprof, a small marketing startup. In his spare time, he enjoys hanging out with friends, traveling, and watching a good movie.