Backend Developer


Who we are

Join us in the quest to eliminate injuries at work! Focusing on industrial and fire service safety, Safety io’s cloud solutions leverage MSA’s best-in-class equipment to facilitate a comprehensive view of safety and compliance within these markets.

We’re an international company with offices in Germany, the USA, and South Africa. As a member of the Safety io team, your work will influence live monitoring of workforces in hazardous areas, fleet management for market-leading MSA safety products, on-scene monitoring for the global fire service, and other compelling projects.

What you will do

  • Design and implement cloud applications with our tech stack of both NoSQL and SQL databases, Node,js, Koa, AWS, and testing frameworks such as Jest and Karma
  • Improve and maintain existing processes and tools whilst introducing and contributing to new ideas, protocols, and products
  • Be part of the agile decision-making process, working with internal and external teams

Who we are looking for

  • At least 3 years’ experience in product development
  • Experience with SaaS products, Docker, agile projects, data processing & API development, and Linux operating systems
  • Fluency in English
  • Commitment to quality

Nice to have:

  • Experience with IoT cloud applications

What we offer

  • A startup-like environment with the backing and safety of a 100-year-old market leader and an emphasis on work-life balance
  • Meaningful projects that make a difference — at Safety io, you’ll help save lives
  • An agile environment with a culture that embraces diversity and individual input
  • Flexible working hours and possibility of home office
  • Competitive salary plus benefits, such as language courses and free BVG pass or JobRad bicycle
  • Access to learning tools and opportunity to attend conferences

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