Backend Developer (f/m/d)


The Joint Venture PALFINGER Structural Inspection is one of Austrian’s first corporates start-ups. It combines the backup and stability of established corporates with the flexibility and speed of a young start-up. The company stands for new core competences, new services and a new business model in the field of automated bridge inspections. We are constantly focusing on innovating to significantly enhance the existing service portfolio. We believe in new technologies, deep collaborations and partnerships to achieve our business targets. We apply various technologies to offer full infrastructure assessments in the digital age: drones, multispectral-sensors, artificial intelligence and BIM. We are looking for open-minded and highly qualified team-member to turn our future visions into reality.


  • Backend development for new and existing web platforms
  • Optimization and adaptation of web and mobile platforms for new markets
  • Teamwork in an international, distributed setup
  • Write and maintain tests
  • Connect our backend to customer third party systems
  • Support our business design with your back-end perspective and work closely with front-end teams
  • Monitor and optimization of the application for maximum speed, scalability and availability
  • Implementation of security and data protection
  • Design and implement data storage systems and solutions
  • Take part of the design, implementation and improvement of our core APIs
  • Performing 3rd level support, root cause analysis and actively participating in problem resolution
  • Investigating new tools and technologies to enhance productivity
  • Participate in training to develop new skills


  • Minimum 3-5 years of working experience as a developer with Python and its standard library
  • Work experience with the web framework Django, Django-Rest-Framework
  • Experience in testing, unit tests, integration tests, TDD
  • Database Knowledge (preferred: Postgresql)
  • Familiar with agile methods, CI / CD development and Git.
  • Experience in some of the following areas is a bonus:
  • GIS, Photogrammetry, Machine Learning, AI, Docker, DevOps
  • Proficiency with related software tools including Gitlab, Pytest, PyCharm, Docker
  • Shows good analytical and debugging skills


  • Good-life-balance thanks to flexible working hours and freedom to organize your work
  • Performance-related compensation and attractive incentive schemes
  • Career planning and development opportunities
  • Personal and professional competence
  • Opportunity to gain international experience

Minimum gross salary according to Austrian metal industry collective agreement is EUR 35.606,06.-We are willing to overpay according to training and qualification.

We are looking forward to your informative application! Would you please e-mail it to:

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Albrecht Karlusch

Managing Director
PALFINGER Structural Inspection GmbH
Praterstraße 1 | 1020 Wien Vienna


PALFINGER Structural Inspection GmbH
Praterstraße 1 1020 Wien