Ketra Software Engineer in Austin, Texas

Ketrahas revolutionized the lighting industry through the creation of a new category: Natural Light. From the energizing midday sun to the familiar, soothing glow of a candle, Natural Light changes throughout the day, following the formula created by nature and delivering light that looks beautiful, feels comfortable, and makes spaces look perfect no matter the time. Based in Austin, Texas, Ketra has developed a complete solution – from the proprietary semiconductor in each lighting product to a complete reimagining of the user experience.

We are seeking aSoftware Engineerwith a strong programming background in C++, C#, or Java to develop our Windows desktop software application for configuring our lighting systems and web backend for backing up configurations and collecting data about system usage.

This role reports to Director of Firmware/Software Engineering.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Do full stack development for Ketra’s Windows desktop software applications and web backend

  • Collaborate with our highly motivated firmware, software, and design teams

  • Develop software tests and do system-level testing interfacing with real devices

  • Work closely with firmware engineers to design, implement, and debug system-level solutions

Requirements: To perform this job successfully, an individual must possess a variety of complementary skill sets. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or abilities required.

  • Strong C++, C#, or Java programming skills

  • Experience with Windows app development, WPF a plus

  • Familiarity with database administration such as SQL, NoSQL

  • Experience with web platforms such as Ruby on Rails or Django

  • Knowledge of internet security, OAuth, Amazon Web Services a plus

  • Experience developing UI’s

  • An eye for detail and delivering elegant user experiences

Ketra is headquartered in Austin, Texas, and offers competitive salary and benefits.

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