Software Developer (Lely Turkey Product Development)
  • Realtime data >30.000 Lely robots
  • Working together with engineers
  • International colleagues
  • İstanbul
  • 40 hours
  • HBO of WO opleiding
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What is your role?

Would you like to work for one of the most innovative software companies in agriculture industry? Does it excite you to work on the next generation software technologies?

And are you an experienced Software Developer?

Please continue reading!

At Lely Turkey Product Development, We like to play with new technologies such as Cloud Computing, latest and greatest JavaScript Frameworks, Machine Learning, Continuous Development and Continuous Integration, Container Management Platforms, Edge Computing, Automated Testing and sometimes we play with drones too.

We are seeking teammates at different experience levels such as Junior Developers, Medior Developers, Senior Developers and Lead Developers/Architects.


  • Developing projects, involving to analyses, preparing functional documents, participating in on-site meetings in various technologies
  • Developing and maintaining in-depth understanding of client’s existing business processes and applications
  • Preparing reports, manuals and other documentation on the status, operation and maintenance of software
  • Reviewing and contributing to the definition of functional requirements
  • Reviewing system performance and recommends approaches improving overall performance
  • Participating in detailed project planning and design reviews
  • Translating functional requirements into technical requirements
  • Identifying and disseminating “best practice” in development and maintenance of applications and systems

For Senior and Technical Lead Candidates;

  • Providing technical leadership to teammates through coaching and mentorship;
  • Designing, developing and uniting test applications in accordance with established standards;
  • Participating in code reviews of solution designs and related code;
  • Researching and evaluating a variety of software products;

What is your experience?

  • Bachelors degree in Computer Science/Engineering or related area;
  • Fluent in English both spoken and written;
  • Knowledge in Azure is a plus;
  • Experience with relational database system and NoSQL;
  • Distributed DB knowledge is a plus;
  • Strong background in data structures and algorithms;
  • Good knowledge of C#;
  • Experience in .NET application development;
  • Knowledge on REST API Development;
  • Experience in message queues especially in RabbitMq is a plus;
  • Having a valid Microsoft Certificate is a plus;
  • Familiarity on source control tools (git);
  • Has strong desires to learn and explore new technologies and demonstrates good analysis and problemsolving skills;
  • Experience in Agile scrum software development process;
  • Experience in service oriented architecture and microservices;
  • Collaborative team player, strong interpersonal skills;
  • Successful in the time management and compatible with flexible working hours;
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment and can handle changing priorities;
  • High ability to following business processes and result-oriented;
  • Strong analytical thinking skills with attention to detail and accuracy;
  • Open to learning, like to research and ability to produce efficient solutions;
  • No military obligation for male candidates;
  • Have no restriction to travel.

What do we offer you?

A job for a true inventor, at a company driven by innovation. You will see your ideas come to life as they leave the factory to our customer, the dairy farmer. At the end you will contribute to a sustainable way of farming. 

We offer..

  • working with the colleagues in more than 65 countries;
  • the space and freedom to innovate, construct new ideas and tinker in our workshop;
  • playing with the latest technologies;
  • learning & development programs; LelyAcademy programs & trainings
  • wellbeing programs: fitAtLely Programs/ Workshops like Breathwork, mindfullness, yoga etc;
  • time for fun: online & outdoor events,  barbeque parties at our terrace, billiards etc..

Recruitment or Consulting agency? We appreciate your interest, but we are sourcing all our candidates directly. We understand you are trying to offer your candidates interesting jobs at an innovative company like Lely but consider that any unsolicited profiles you send us will be treated as direct applications.

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About Lely

Lely, founded in 1948, directs all its efforts towards creating a sustainable, profitable and enjoyable future in farming. Circling the cow, the company develops premium robotics and data systems that increase animal welfare, flexibility and the production on the dairy farm. For more than 25 years, Lely has been leading in the sale and service of automated milking systems to successive generations of dairy farmers across the globe. Every day, Lely inspires her employees to offer customers innovative solutions and be a reliable partner for long-term advice and support. With its Head office in The Netherlands, Lely Turkey Product Development and a worldwide network of dedicated Lely Center locations for tailor-made sales and support, the Lely Group is active in more than 65 countries and employs around 2.000 people.

Lely Turkey Software Development is a Lely Group company established in Turkey and currently engaged in the development of the software that Lely farmers use worldwide. 
Having started our operation in Turkey almost 14 years ago, our team has been the one to develop the software Lely T4C (Time for Cows), a management software enabling the automation of milking and feed (concentrate) feeding robots used in today's modern dairy farms. 
We are also the developers of Lely Horizon, the new generation Lely Farm Management System born from Lely T4C and to be launched worldwide in Spring, 2021. 
Lely Horizon uses smart algorithms based on the experience of thousands of dairy farmers worldwide to process the data into performance forecasts offering the farmer clear choices for optimizing their business. It combines individual cow data from Lely products with information from third parties in a single app. integrating suppliers into the digital environment of the farm. Lely Horizon sets the new standard in user-friendliness with an intuitive user interface, use of smartphones away from the farm and clear, customized dashboards.