• R&D Manager Geovisualisation (Python) (m/f)

    Job Locations DE-Frankfurt
    Requisition ID
    Research & Software Developmnt
  • Who are we?

    Ever checked in somewhere on social media? Ever tracked your online orders?” You might be using HERE Technologies every single day without even realizing it. You can find us everywhere: in vehicles, smartphones, drones or third-party apps. We believe that with the right people, we will continue to be a game-changer in the technology industry and improve the daily lives of people around the world. Find out more by clicking the video below or going HERE.   



    What's the role?

    We offer an amazing opportunity for an experienced R&D Lead Full-stack to join the Geovisualization team in IOT Enterprise Telematics group to develop efficient and scalable technological solutions to complex problems related to analytics and visualization of geo-data. Geovisualization is an API toolkit for visualization of big geo-data on top of HERE Maps for analytics and business Insights. For more information, read here.


    You will lead the development of a visualization product that bridges work on databases, visualization, and analytics tools. In this role you will collaborate closely with product managers and engineers to design, implement, test and continually improve scalable web features and services. You will act as a technical lead for highly scalable new systems or services. You will lead a distributed team of 5 people.


    Other tasks for the position include:

    • Defining the experience for and collaborating with internal and external developers to build solutions on top of the product
    • Developing commercial grade software that is user friendly and suitable for global audience
    • Leading and participating in architecture and design efforts
    • Supporting production issues both directly and indirectly with customers
    • Leading design reviews, code reviews of your work and the work of your peer engineers
    • Investigating, evaluating and presenting new emerging technologies

    Who are you?

    You will be successful in this role if:

    • You have 5+ years industry experience in a data-intensive web environments and hands-on experience with databases (preferably Postgresql/Postgis/Redshift).
    • You have worked with distributed systems and big data processing techniques before
    • You can demonstrate excellent knowledge of Python and good knowledge of at least one another language, preferably JavaScript
    • You understand WebGL and modern browser limitations.
    • You are strong and articulate communicator, both in oral and written English

    Your previous experience with AWS eco-system, GIS and map rendering, Data visualization concepts and ideally d3.js is a plus.


    What Do We Offer?

    • Completive salary & Benefits (including 30 working days of vacation, Flexible working hours and Public transportation subsidy, etc)
    • Challenging problems to solve
    • Work that makes a difference in the world
    • Freedom to decide how to perform your work
    • Variety in the types of projects
    • Collaborative, Supportive Colleagues

    Our culture is founded on openness, collaboration and honesty, with colleagues who are brilliant in their field, resilient and above all, strive for the best. One team, where everyone makes a difference and everyone is heard. Up for the challenge? We are looking forward to receiving your application.


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