• Lead Full Stack Engineer

    Job Locations US-IL-Chicago
    Requisition ID
    Research & Software Developmnt
  • Overview

    HERE, the Open Location Platform company, enables people, enterprises, and cities to harness the power of location. By making sense of the world through the lens of location, we empower our customers to achieve better outcomes – from helping a city manage its infrastructure or an enterprise optimize its assets to delivering drivers to their destination safely. To learn more about HERE, including our new generation of cloud-based location platform services, visit


    The Web Apps team in Highly Autonomous Driving (HAD) Group in HERE, supports tooling requests of multiple internal teams within the organization. We are mostly involved with the development of applications to gather training data for deep machine learning algorithms. Most of our projects have revolved around web application development and development of data pipelines for training feedback loops. We strive to use simple but cutting-edge technologies and approaches for implementing all of our tools. With our help, teams should be able to improve machine learning projects, and also gather information about the quality and effectiveness of our users.


    We are looking for a passionate Lead Front End Engineer to join our full stack web development team and help mentor junior team members in all aspects of best practices for front end software design and development


    Work with multiple teams in HERE in understanding product and software requirements
    Front end software design and design reviews
    Front end software development of applications
    Code reviews 
    Unit testing of developed code
    Software deployment of applications using CICD
    Deploy the development artifacts to AWS
    Encourage and follow agile development methodologies


    8+ years of experience in software development
    BS degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering or related field.


    Must have skills:
    Experience with JavaScript
    Experience with HTML5, CSS3

    Experience with Web Components

    Experience with AngularJS 1.x, Angular 4, Typescript
    Experience with Grunt, gulp

    Experience with bower, webpack

    Experience with NodeJS and npm
    Experience with REST, HTTP, JSON
    Experience with source control management such as git
    Experience with Unix/Linux
    Excellent oral and written communication skills
    Must be a team-player with the ability to work within a collaborative environment
    Proven ability to work independently with limited supervision
    Creative, resourceful and innovative problem solver
    Self-taught and self-teaching, with a demonstrated aptitude for acquiring knowledge and skills


    Following skills add value:

    Experience with AWS techs like EC2, DynamoDB, SNS

    Experience with SQL and NoSQL databases
    Experience with Docker

    Experience with backend Java technologies like Spring Boot / Spring MVC with various supporting frameworks (i.e. Spring Security, Spring Data/Hibernate…etc)


    HERE is an equal opportunity employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, age, gender identity, sexual orientation, marital status, parental status, religion, sex, national origin, disability, veteran status, and other legally protected characteristics.




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