Labforward GmbH

Labforward GmbH

Berlin, DE

Device Integration Engineer Node.js and C/C++

€54,720-€59,160 / YEAR

Labforward builds software products for laboratories and scientists. We are looking for a Device Integration Engineer (m/w/d) to help bring our IoT platform, Laboperator to the next level. If you are a technology geek willing to work in a vibrant startup with its own products, apply now!

About the job:

  • Part of a team that specializes in the development and maintenance of a large collection of drivers
  • Coding in-house drivers for numerous scientific devices in Node.js, including unit and regression testing, in a structured and well-documented way
  • Developing native Windows applications or software facing native Windows applications in C or C++
  • Troubleshooting every step of the device integration, from researching the technical documentation to interacting with our clients in their labs where the devices are located (either remotely or on-site)
  • Following agile practices, work as a part of the team and ensure timely delivery
  • Optional: Work on the embedded systems code structure and architecture to increase performance and improve integration with our web application

Our current tech stack:

  • Tech stack: JavaScript, C/C++, Node.js, Linux, Yarn/NPM, Github, Docker, Ruby, CircleCI
  • Industry technologies: SiLA, OPC UA, Modbus, RS232, REST, XML

About you:

  • Deep interest in device integration
  • At least 2 years of experience with JavaScript as a backend technology (Node.js) in a team structure following best practices
  • Proficiency in C or C++ and experience in developing native Windows software and in developing applications that interface native Windows software
  • Experience in design and development of standalone Node.js software outside the web development domain
  • Good communicator, not afraid to ask questions, and eager to learn from others.
  • Comfortable working in an international and distributed team (working language is English).

Nice to have:

  • Experience developing for the Raspberry Pi or similar platforms
  • Knowledge of serial/network protocols and device/sensor integration

About Labforward GmbH

Labforward is a cutting edge technology start-up developing ground breaking software products for laboratories and scientists.  We have two core products: Labfolder - an electronic laboratory notebook that allows scientists to record all their data in one place, and Laboperator - a platform to connect and control laboratory devices using IoT technology.  Our products are collaborative, easy to use, and make scientific data more reliable. We are building the operating system of the lab, connecting data, devices and researchers. We will never stop innovating to enhance productivity at the bench with technology. About the team We brought together a diverse team of passionate scientists, technologists and entrepreneurs committed to simplifying the life of laboratory teams and helping them in their quest to bring innovations and discoveries to the world. Diversity makes us stronger. However different you may be, come as you are, be part of the team and help us become better. Our diversity and inclusion policy is based on respect and communication. We value each team member for their strengths and weaknesses and cherish complementarity. A healthy work-life balance is encouraged and supported. Our offices in Berlin and Karlsruhe are both equipped with an elevator to ensure accessibility for everyone.  Why work at Labforward? Our product matters - the software we create assists scientists in the laboratory, making their job easier and clearing the path for groundbreaking discoveries.  Our employees matter -  Labforward offers the unique opportunity to grow into your role and shape it how you see fit, with flexible hours and remote working policies, a yearly budget for learning, a company pension plan and many more! For a detailed list please visit our career site. Our culture matters - we are a small and international company: our team is supportive, agile and inclusive, we often run staff social events to strengthen the team dynamic.  Our mission matters - working at a startup means that you will contribute to exciting and innovative projects that are changing the laboratory environment for the better.