Senior Software Engineer - Java ( Backend)

Full-Time, Bengaluru, India

About LightMetrics:

Our mission is to make roads safer for everyone, everywhere. We provide video telematics solutions that make commercial vehicle fleets safer and more efficient using AI on the edge and video analytics. Using extremely efficient neural net inference algorithms and affordable hardware, LightMetrics makes the benefits of AI on the edge and in-cab coaching for drivers more accessible to fleets globally. Video on-demand for driver exoneration helps fleet managers protect their drivers and the business from fraudulent claims. In-cab coaching for risky driving behaviours makes drivers more self-aware and driver coaching workflows help fleet managers make the fleet safer over time.

LightMetrics is regularly featured as one of the top companies in the video telematics industry by industry experts and analysts. Recently, Sequoia Capital invested in LightMetrics backing it to build preeminent video telematics platform for the world. Frost and Sullivan has recognized LightMetrics for its innovation in the video telematics space. We are rapidly growing with marquee clients in the automotive ecosystem on our platform and are looking for motivated people to join us and help power the next phase of our growth.

LightMetrics has offices in Bangalore, India and in Los Angeles, CA. LightMetrics is following hybrid work model - employees can work two days a week from office.

About Role:

Designation/Role: Senior Software Engineer (Java- Backend)

Experience: 2-5 years

Description: We are looking for a talented Senior Software Engineer (Backend) for an exciting opportunity to work with a growing product company in Bangalore with multi-geography operations. Candidates with relevant experience can be considered for the senior software engineer role.

Desired skills:

●        Proficiency in Java programming. Minimum 2 years of experience is required.
●        Proficiency in SQL. Minimum 2 years of experience working with any SQL database is required.
●        Experience working with server-side applications on any runtime/platform
●        Bonus: experience with NodeJS
●        Bonus: experience with AWS EC2, Lambda, S3, SQS (or equivalents from other cloud providers)
●        Bonus: experience with Angular
●        Must have experience of working in a collaborative environment. Knowledge of Git is a must.
●        Strong understanding of software development principles, data structures, and algorithms.
●        Ability to plan and execute code changes based on high-level requirements from a product team.
●        Good analytical and problem-solving skills with attention to detail.
●        Good communication skills and an attitude to learning new technologies are a must.
●        Eagerness to learn new skills needed for your job and put them into practice.


1) Develop, deploy, maintain and monitor java programs on the server side.
2) Create and maintain ETLs from different sources to a PostgreSQL database.

Location: Bangalore

Job Type: Full time

Timings: 9 am to 6 pm (IST)

Please drop an email to with your resume.

Benefits and Perks:

  • There is an insanely high potential for growth – with great talent all around you in a company that is growing fast
  • Compensation that is best in the industry and commensurate with your experience and skills
  •  Hybrid work model - employees can work two days a week from office  – with two offices in Bangalore, one in WeWork Roshni Tech Hub and one in Indiranagar
  • Up-skilling allowance for s Hybrid work model - employees can work two days a week from office elf-development
  • Work from home allowance for setting up a home office
  • Stock options and great benefits (including health insurance for you and your dependents).
  • Opportunity to evangelize a cutting-edge solution that incorporates the latest innovations in computer vision, AI, Android, iOS and full stack web development.
  • Energetic and positive atmosphere where talented people are working together with a single-minded focus on solving customer problems.

LightMetrics is committed to a congenial work atmosphere that allows people from diverse backgrounds to perform to their highest potential. We are an equal opportunity employer committed to ensuring a workplace with zero tolerance for harassment or discrimination.

Even if you do not check all the boxes, we’d still love to hear from you – we really want someone who is excited to join the team over checking all the boxes! 

Job Reference #1019, Posted on November 15, 2023

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