Backend Developer for IoT

The Challenge

You are a wicked smart engineer with solid understanding of backend development, design and implementation of RESTful APIs on a microservice based architecture that can help the team on a mission to provide A-class services to millions of users worldwide.

Once committed to the cause, you will design and develop backend microservices that will be used by our embedded applications, mobile clients and other backend APIs, so that we keep up to our promise of delivering a solid and robust technology product.

Ultimately, the backend services that you will design and implement will help protecting people in the connected world.

The Team

We are highly motivated and addicted to pushing boundaries, driven by the purpose of building the most innovative IoT & Smart Home Security platform in the world. Experimentation, encouraging new ideas and sharing knowledge is our main strength.

Being part of the SafeThings team, you will collaborate with the development teams running key components, built atop diverse technology stacks. You will also act as a strong partner for the DevOps and QA team, to make sure our deliverables and products make us proud.

You will report directly to the SafeThings Engineering Manager in Bucharest.

What you will do

Design, extend and implement highly scalable and highly optimized new microservices in Node.JS or Java for our backend systems that integrate with various components from Avira SafeThings ecosystem. Ideally you have experience with both programming languages and are willing to work with both.

Develop distributed/scalable systems and high-volume transaction web applications in a 24/7 environment which includes NoSQL databases, Kafka, Elasticsearch, Logstash and Kibana.

Work with the Product Manager and other teams including embedded development, network intelligence and mobile development team to deliver new features for our products.

Work closely with the DevOps and QA teams in our unit to make sure our products keep up to high standards.

Benefits and perks:

New Work

Equipment of your choice

Cozy cafeteria with lunch and specialty coffee

Stylish building with open roof terraces

Learning & Development

Unlimited access to Udemy

Career Management

Coaching programs

Health & Wellbeing

Gym and fitness card

Private medical care

Sport events

Family & Living

Vacation child care

Avira Prime licenses

Paid study leave


Onboarding events

Monthly Employee Meetings

Summer & Christmas parties

Location: Bucharest

How we hire

Practical Case
Meet the Team

If you want the outcome of your work to have a direct impact on making the Internet a safer place for 500 million Avira users please get in touch!

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