• Lead Software Engineer - Autonomous Driving

    Job Locations US-IL-Chicago
    Requisition ID
    Research & Software Developmnt
  • Who are we?

    Lead Engineer – Automated Driving


    Ever checked in somewhere on social media? Ever tracked your online orders?”  You might be using HERE Technologies every 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?

    The Asset Delivery Team is part of the APE (Acquisition and Processing Engineering) Group in the Highly Automated Driving Organization (HAD). HAD designs and builds hardware and software to enable autonomous mobility solutions by providing capabilities that span the cloud, the vehicle, and the data. We are a small agile team of 4 who are collaborative, innovative, and fun! Our mission is to provide a comprehensive platform that will serve as a common point of access to data used in SD/HD map creation, quality assurance, and street level imagery applications. We strive to use simple but cutting-edge technologies and approaches for implementing solutions. Our services currently power web tools which are used by thousands of people every day around the world.


    We are looking for experienced people who will be able to work effectively in a multidisciplinary team environment focused on innovation.  Someone who is able to learn and integrate complementary technologies inside and outside their specific area of expertise to deliver highly scalable and fault tolerant systems.


    Here’s what a typical day looks like-

    • Attend the team Stand-ups and share what was accomplished yesterday and planned for today. Discuss the design/implementation approach of new features and negotiate acceptance criteria.
    • Write clean, efficient code implementing new features, and deploy and validate your solution. Participate in code peer reviews, respond to yours, and mentor fellow team members.
    • Learn new things as well as become an expert in our HERE domain and services.
    • Have fun!

    Who are you?

    We would like to welcome a colleague with:


    • 8+ years of experience in software development & BS degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering or related field.
    • Expert coding skills in and passionate about Java (This is key-we use Scala but Java will do :) ).
    • Unix/Linux expert that has worked in AWS with EC2/ECS, S3, ELB, SNS/SQS, CloudWatch, etc.
    • Experience with relational databases.
    • Experience building REST web service clients and servers.
    • Working knowledge of Docker and scripting languages (e.g. Python, Bash shell, etc).
    • Worked with CI/CD processes and tools such as Git, Gerrit, Jenkins, GoCD.
    • Familiar with Agile, KANBAN and SCRUM.


    What You’ll Get:

    • Challenging problems to solve
    • Opportunities to learn cool new things
    • Work that makes a difference in the world
    • Freedom to decide how to perform your work
    • Variety in the types of projects
    • Feedback so you will know how well you are doing
    • Collaborative, Supportive Colleagues

    Make HERE your destination, we are just getting started! Apply now!


    Equal Opportunity Employer: Race/Color/Sex/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity/Religion/National Origin/Disability/Vets.





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