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UnITy (G2 Ocean) wants to shape the digital future for the shipping industri

Do you want to be part in this and set your footprint?

About UnITy

UnITy is the joint IT department of the world-leading shipping companies G2 Ocean, Gearbulk & Grieg Star. The unit was established in January 2019 to maintain, evolve and shape the companies’ digital infrastructure for the future. We are currently growing our team. By the end of 2019, UnITy will consist of 40 employees – all working together to maintain the IT services and shape the digital future of the companies. 

UnITy focuses on delivering digital solutions within the following areas;

  • Development

  • Business Intelligence

  • Infrastructure & Support

  • Information Security

  • Business Processes

  • Super User Network

There are 3 positions available at UnITy at this time.

Front-end BI (Business Intelligence) Developer (See more info at

As a Front-End Developer you will be responsible for working with internal customers to understand their information needs and rapidly prototype BI solutions. Your work will contribute to enhance the companies’ business intelligence platforms and to improve the decision-making within G2 Ocean, Gearbulk and Grieg Star.

If you are curious about using data systems and analysis to improve performance and delivering insights to support the companies’ operations, we would certainly like to hear from you.

Back-end BI (Business Intelligence) Developer (See more info at

As a Back-end Business Intelligence Developer You will be responsible for managing, expanding and optimizing our data platform and data pipeline architecture. Your work will enhance the companies’ business intelligence platforms and improve decision-making within G2 Ocean, Gearbulk and Grieg Star.

The primary function is to ensure that data, which resides in various domain-specific applications, are shifted and organized into an Azure SQL Database, to be accessed from a Power BI front-end. This involves using Azure Data Factory or custom Azure Functions to move and transform data from underlying sources (e.g. Oracle database, REST APIs, or JSON / XML-files from data lakes) into the database.

System Consultant (See more info at

We are working on harmonizing the digital infrastructure and modernize all our services with a “Cloud First” mindset. We are searching for a candidate who will work together with our development and infrastructure teams. We need you to take responsibility of the total application landscape. You will be the “go-to person” that makes sure our dataflows and integrations are working optimally and help us build out the existing infrastructure. Installing, testing, configuring and optimizing our hardware and software systems will be part of your accountability. The ideal candidate can prioritize mission-critical tasks and enhance the construction and expansion of our systems. We are looking for a candidate who can automate processes and coordinate updates and other maintenance tasks with our daily operations.


What we can offer:

By joining the team, you will take part in an international working environment, which is adapting to modern technology. UnITy wants team members to thrive at work, hence professional development, social initiatives and after work gatherings are highly supported. Continuous learning, efficiency, open communication, enthusiasm, humour and fun, serves as the anchor of UnITy’s activities.

UnITy pushes the team to be “creative, innovative and customer-oriented”. Therefore, you will be given the opportunity to influence your own tasks, assignments, personal and professional growth when building the digital future for shipping.


We offer a competitive salary and benefits package, and a friendly and modern working environment at our headquarters in Bergen.

Please send your CV and application to as soon as possible. We will consider candidates as we receive the applications. 


For more info please contact:
Truls Berntsen, Rådgiver, SilverLiningIT,, +47 90 99 80 88, or
Marianne Håvardstun, Daglig leder, SilverLiningIT,,  +47 98 25 51 31.


About the companies

G2 Ocean (

G2 Ocean is the largest deep-sea breakbulk carrier in the world and has a substantial fleet of conventional bulk vessels. In total, G2 Ocean operates 130 vessels and make over 4000 port calls in more than 70 countries each year. With 14 offices and over 380 employees on six continents, G2 Ocean can serve all customer’s needs. Offering sustainable shipping solutions to clients, while benefiting communities and the environment, is at the core of G2 Ocean’s business.

Gearbulk  (

Since 1968, Gearbulk has been setting standards for reliable, cost-effective and innovative ocean transport. Gearbulk has a proud history associated with the transportation of cargoes that require special handling and stowage such as pulp, aluminium, orange juice or granite, including conventional bulk. Each year our ships make thousands of ports calls in more than 70 countries on five continents.

Grieg Star (

Grieg Star is part of the privately-owned Grieg Group, which was established in 1884. The company owns, manages and operates shipping services worldwide. The company employs approximately 740 persons, of which 90 are shore-based and 650 at sea. The company operates a fleet of approximately 40 vessels transporting parcel cargo, break bulk and dry bulk cargo. All Grieg Star vessels are a part of the G2 Ocean pool.

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