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Software Developer

Serbia - Belgrade | Technology and Product Development

Software Developer

ABBYY is a Digital Intelligence company providing a platform that enables our customers to gain a complete understanding of their business processes as well as the documents and other data that fuel them. 

We’re excited to offer a unique opportunity for developers to gain vast experience in Digital Intelligence in a welcoming international environment. 

ABBYY has recently entered Serbia, yet we are already an established key player in the global technology space, with more than 30 years of experience.

Join us to be part of a team developing advanced solutions for a global customer base and develop cutting-edge solutions in our local-friendly, international team of experts!


ABBYY is a global company. We sell our products all over the world and one of the important parts of our business is licensing ABBYY technologies in the form of SDKs. ABBYY FineReader Engine is the leading commercial OCR (optical character recognition) product which allows embedding ABBYY OCR  technologies to third-party applications and clients services. It's known for its character recognition quality and is used in thousands of applications all over the world - from small startups to big enterprises. Millions of images are process with FineReader Engine each month by our customers.


  • 3-6 years of experience in a software engineering
  • 1-2 years of experience in leading projects and mentoring engineers
  • Thorough understanding of software development methodologies, principles and procedures
  • Strong knowledge of C++ (it's good to know C# and Java)
  • Good knowledge of basic algorithms and data structures
  • Experience in cross-platform programming (Linux/MacOS)
  • B1 English level
  • Good soft skills and level of responsibility

At ABBYY you will:

Be part of an innovative tech company

  • At ABBYY, we are always pushing the boundaries set by the tech market. Our developers are more than engineers. They are researchers, discoverers, and creators;
  • Across teams, we use a sophisticated tech stack, including technologies such as .NET, .NET Core, Kubernetes (k8s), Docker, DevOps, CI/CD, Azure, Grafana, ML&AI, NLP, C++, TypeScript, JavaScript, React, Redux, iOS, Android;​
  • We have a proven track record of technological innovation with over 400 patents and patent applications.
  • Our company invests nearly 15% of its revenue in research and development;​

Work for a trusted, globally recognized brand ​

  • ABBYY is a global company working with the largest enterprises in the world. More than 5,000 companies, including many of the Fortune 500, trust our technologies and products to gain a complete understanding of their business processes and content;​
  • Our suite of intelligent process automation (IPA) solutions has continuously taken leadership positions in independent analyst assessments of leading analyst firms. Joining our Product Development team means being part of developing market-leading products.​

Flexibility to work the way you work best​

  • Work-life balance looks a little different for everyone, and we recognize that at ABBYY; ​
  • You will collaborate with your manager to design a workday that works best for you, with flexible hours;​
  • Our Serbia-based colleagues are entitled to 25 + 3 paid vacation days per year as well as two days' paid volunteering leave which you can use to contribute to a cause you care for;​
  • To facilitate your well-being, we offer you access to FitPass, a digital membership that provides access to hundreds of different sports facilities, including gyms, fitness studios, swimming pools, and sports centers in 30+ cities throughout Serbia, as well as private medical insurance.​
  • Additionally, we provide both remote and hybrid work options to best suit your needs.​

Join a diverse and welcoming community​

  • At ABBYY, we are 1000+ colleagues worldwide, working from across 15 countries. From Silicon Valley to Japan, you will find a passionate, dedicated team of innovators, technical experts, and visionaries. We have been excelling for over 30 years;​
  • The success of our employees is a top priority for us: We value a culture of trust, collaboration, and respect by fostering open communication, a continuous cycle of feedback, and recognition;​
  • Our leaders work directly with their teams to establish clear goals and deadlines so that we can succeed together;​ We enjoy learning about each employee and facilitating their personal and professional development through dedicated learning and development initiatives.​ ​

ABBYY is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer that values the strength that diversity brings to the workplace.​


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