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Backend Engineer


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Over de functie

As a backend engineer at Lightyear you will be responsible for designing and setting up databases and web services for logging and visualizing data, OTA software updates and car diagnostics/monitoring. Being part of a multidisciplinary engineering team you will make design choices and work closely together with embedded software engineers.

  • Designing and setting up the services for remotely logging car data
  • Building secure web services that aid web/smartphone applications
  • Visualizing the data for analysis purposes, such as diagnostics and usage statistics
  • Protecting the data in our information systems against unauthorized access and malicious operations


  • A Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Software Science or similar
  • Critical attitude and ability to think and work independently
  • Availability for 40 hours a week
  • Fluent in English, Dutch proficiency is a plus
  • Experience in setting up secure information systems
  • Knowledge about security
  • Knowledge about privacy regulations is a plus


  • High level of autonomy
  • A multidisciplinary team of highly motivated and talented people
  • The ability to challenge the status quo and have a positive impact on a fast changing world
  • Due to Lightyear’s startup nature, current salaries are below average, but will grow towards fair market value in the future


Lightyear is on a unique mission: to create and build a car that charges itself by solar power! Started as a University Racing team and now a fast growing Start-Up, Lightyear is looking for new employees to help create the dream.
If you want to be part of this amazing company, reply and motivate yourself. Maybe you will join them soon.


Voor meer informatie neem je contact op met Mark van Dommelen via telefoonnummer 06-83800059

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