Software Engineer – Systems

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 a remote friendly company with a permanent work from home policy that needs people to come in only once a quarter.

About the role:
We are looking for a talented and driven software engineer with less than 10 years’
experience for our Systems Engineering team that is responsible for the software on the
edge on smart dash cameras that are relied upon by thousands of fleets all over the world. Depending on the relevant experience, you can be considered for a senior software engineer designation.

  • Working knowledge of developing Java and/or Android apps.
  • Working knowledge in using remote data via RESTAPIs and JSON.
  • Experience in integrating third party libraries and APIs.
  • Experience with cloud message APIs and usage of push notifications.
  • Knowledge of code versioning tools, such as Git.
  • Good knowledge of OS concepts like multithreading, data-structures and algorithms.
  • Experience in optimizing code for memory and performance using profiling tools is a plus.
  • Experience in using NDK and JNI is a plus.
  • Good communication skills, good team player, independent, critical thinker, passionate about learning new skills.

Ability to work independently, critical thinking, clear communication, passion for learning
new things and being a strong team player are all must-haves.
In this role you will be working with internal stakeholders to enhance the RideViewTM
platform, as well as responding to requests from developers and partners in an agile

Benefits and Perks:
  • Joining a startup that is growing relatively early, there is an insanely high potential
  • for growth – with great talent all around you
  • Compensation that is best in the industry and commensurate with your experience and skills
  • Equity in a company that is very strong on fundamentals and set for big growth
  • Remote friendly – can work from home, need to come to office once a quarter or on exceptional need
  • Flexible hours and friendly atmosphere with great work culture
  • Work from home allowance for setting up a home office
  • Up-skilling allowance for self-development
  • Centrally located office in Bangalore in a great neighbourhood with lovely restaurants, great pubs and having access through metro

Qualified candidates from all walks of life are welcome to apply – LightMetrics strongly
believes diversity helps ideas thrive and the company to succeed.

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!

Please drop an email to with your resume.

Job Reference #1005, Posted on December 4, 2021

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