Let There
Be Light

Next Gen Access Today

Your mobile phone is your key. Unlock a door using Bluetooth, RFID, NFC or our signature LightSpeed Access method - a unique pattern of rapidly changing colors. We combine excellence in mechanical, electrical and software engineering with an intelligent approach to design to create the best access control systems ever built. This is just the beginning.

THE INTELLIGENT WAY
OF MANAGING ACCESS

Products

We provide access control systems for any kind of real estate. Each product includes hardware, software and server infrastructure components. We believe that the interplay between these three components is crucial; all product development in-house.

LightAccess

Protect your personal space behind the comfort of a 21st-century lock. Our affordable product allows easy management for the whole family while providing the peace of mind that your home is secure. Entertaining in-laws this weekend? Send them a digital key before they arrive. Key distribution and around-the-clock monitoring is only a few taps away.

LightAccess Pro

Our locks can be retrofitted to any door (European or American), and our system can be integrated with any pre-existing system using our signature Control Module or using our standard Lock Module. The versatile protocols supported by the access module allow for a smooth transition for your entire organization. And of course, our product comes with easy distribution and around-the-clock monitoring software.

LightCommand

Our LightCommand system allows administrators and common users alike to easily issue, revoke, and manage access to their doors. It showcases a flexible and intuitive interface to provide an at-a-glance overview of access as well as a simple, efficient experience for managing passes.

storage

Connect LightLock commercial to existing corporate infrastructure.

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Enjoy 24/7 access without additional administrative effort.

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Send LightPasses to your guests right with the meeting invitation.

SmartDoor

Various smart home components are integrated into our SmartDoor. It is the door of the future, which changes the way you enter your home, receive your guests and share access. Know exactly what is happening in front of your door, 24 hours a day. Our door panel combines elegant design and exceptional physical security.

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Open your SmartDoor with any mobile phone.

laptop

Create, modify and delete access rights online.

security

Ensure you remain secure thanks to a fireproof and sound-protected wooden door panel.

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Careers

At 1aim, we design all product components in-house. Our team consists of engineers from a broad range of technical disciplines. We see ourselves as an engineering-driven technology company that influences how connected devices of the future will look and behave.

people

As little bureaucracy as possible. There are no daily stand-up meetings.

home

Moving to Berlin? We offer flats and a relocation service for new employees.

build

We have a lot of prototyping equipment. Feel free to use it for whatever you want.

Web Developer

We are currently recruiting a Web Developer with practical experience in the development of fast, reliable front-end interfaces. Experience with React, Redux and WebRTC is a plus. In this position, you will be responsible for the maintenance and development of our web-based management platform, LightCommand.

You are aware but not reliant on frameworks; practical knowledge of vanilla Javascript is a must. In addition to supporting development on the main system, you will create custom prototypes and special projects. Applicants with any level of experience are encouraged to apply.

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Backend Developer

We are looking for developers who love taking on complex tasks to help develop a highly secure and reliable backend. Using your experience in Rust, you will work with senior developers to design, implement and support secure databases and communication networks and APIs. You should have knowledge of real time data synchronization, identity management, data processing frameworks, service endpoints for web and embedded clients. Applicants with any level of experience are encouraged to apply.

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Senior Rust Developer

We are currently recruiting 1-2 full time Rust Backend Developers to work on our highly advanced access management solution. At least 4+ years experience in building high-quality distributed systems or backend services is required. Pre-existing experience with Rust and participation in the Rust community is preferred. We expect you take a leadership role in designing the system architecture. Knowledge in API design, databases, algorithmus, data processing and security is required for this role.

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Embedded Software Developer

We are currently recruiting an Embedded Software Developer with experience in deep embedded system programming (AVR, ARM, MSP...) including small-footprint and low-power systems. You should ideally have experience with the operating system FreeRTOS.

Experience with real-time programming, small memory footprint code, build systems such as Bitbake/Yocto, Gnu make/Automake would also be a very valuable asset. You should have a comprehensive knowledge of electronics and experience developing on Linux operating systems.

Ideally, experience in working with ARM Cortex-M and low-power SOCs would be beneficial. Applicants with any level of experience are encouraged to apply.

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Senior Embedded Software Developer

We are currently recruiting an Experienced or Senior Software Developer with 4+ years of solid experience. You are fully competent with deep embedded system programming (AVR, ARM, MSP…) including small-footprint and low-power systems. You have in-depth experience in working with ARM Cortex-M3 and low-power SOCs.

You should have proven experience in the writing of product and software specifications. Experience with the operating system FreeRTOS, Real-time programming, Small memory footprint code and build systems – Bitbake/Yocto, Gnu make/Automake are required for this role.

You should have a proven track record of developing Linux device drivers, electronic hardware experience and experience with version control systems, specifically git.

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Senior Android Developer

We are currently searching for an Android Developer (2+ years). We have the philosophy of native first, so you should have experience with native APIs, including background modes, Bluetooth, push notifications, animation frameworks and complex touch-based UI. Proven track record of shipping software and successfully released apps on Google Play (please include names and links in your application) is a must. Be familiar with handling memory consumption, app lifecycle and optimisation. Be aware of but not reliant on using third-party libraries. You should have experience in operating apps which work with REST APIs. Familiarity with the WebRTC protocol is a plus. You are passionate about writing object-oriented well-structured and testable codes, using design patterns such as MVVC and functional programming.

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Senior Mechanical Engineer

We are searching for a Senior Mechanical engineer (5+ years) to lead a dynamic and professional team in developing, prototyping, manufacturing, and certifying new products for the European market. Working closely with management you will develop product specification, set timelines for team members and assist in the scheduling and planning of work for your team.

Technical knowledge of gear and drivetrain design is necessary. Experience in DFM and manufacturing processes including metal work and polymers (cast, sheet and milled) is required for this role. You should also have in-depth experience with CAD Systems, specifically Solidworks.

Experience in R&D, production, and project management is important for this role, as well as a proven track record in the full product life cycle and delivering products on time and in budget.

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Electrical Engineer

We are currently recruiting electrical engineers with practical experience in the development of electronics. You have proven experience in product design and in the entire product lifecycle from start to finish. You should be familiar with various CAD systems. Hands-on experience designing and debugging products and understanding the handling of lab equipment and techniques are a must.

A background in analogue design and experience with power circuit design would be a plus. Experience with power circuit design, RF design principles, modern digital circuits including MCU and APU would also be a valuable asset.

You will be thrown into the deep end of design and prototype with real responsibility from day one, but with a team of experienced engineers to support you. A portfolio with professional projects included would be welcomed with your application. Applicants with any level of experience are encouraged to apply.

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Senior Electrical Engineer

We are searching for a Senior Mechanical engineer (5+ years) to lead a dynamic and professional team in developing, prototyping, manufacturing and certifying new products for the European market. Working closely with management you will develop product specification, set timelines for team members and assist in scheduling and planning of work for your team.

A working technical knowledge of analogue design, digital design including embedded systems, processor selection, various communication protocols (like USB, SPI, I2C and UART), sensor design and/or low power design is required. You should also have experience in rapid concept development. We are looking for an engineer with proven experience in product development and prototyping. Professionalism in R&D and the ability to develop a product from start to finish is a must. Intermediate background knowledge of RF is also required.

You should be able to confidently lead a small team of electrical engineers in order to develop top quality electronics. Applicants must have a portfolio with 3-4 professional projects included in order to be considered for the role.

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Junior Procurement Specialist

We are looking for a detail-orientated and motivated professional who has background technical knowledge in mechanical and/or electronic procurement. Work experience in procurement for mechanical and/or electrical engineering would be a valuable asset. In this position, you will assist with operative tasks, logistics, collecting and inputting data. You will be responsible for tendering in the field of mechanical and/or electronic engineering. Your communication style is clear and precise. You can work independently, within tight deadlines and have excellent MS Office knowledge. German and Chinese language skills would be a great asset.

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Senior Sales Manager

We are looking for a detail-orientated and motivated professional who has experience selling both soft and hardware. In this position, you will build up and coordinate a sales team, analyse cilent needs and competitors and maintain existing customer relationships. You will be responsible for building up an affiliate network of partners and supporting external agencies. Your communication style is clear and precise. You can work independently, within tight deadlines and have excellent MS Office knowledge. Working professional fluency in both English and German is a must.

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Graphic Designer

We are looking for a passionate and talented Graphic Designer with at least 3 years of work experience and strong leadership skills to join and help lead our growing graphic design team. We are searching for a team player and leader. The ideal candidate is a person who can manage both downwards and upwards, since this role will require working with multiple teams and a close connection to marketing and sales. Good knowledge of UX design, product photography experience or an interest in photography is a plus. Proficiency in the Adobe Suite (InDesign, Illustrator and Photoshop) is required. Please send a link to your portfolio with your application.

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THE FUTURE