• Lead Software Engineer - Java/Scala/Spark

    Job Locations US-IL-Chicago
    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 visiting this link.





    Come join the Lambda team to help build the most accurate maps and location content in the world.  Our team of highly skilled and innovative engineers are responsible for enriching map content and publication to the Open Location Platform.  We are fun, collaborative, and embrace continuous learning opportunities to share our knowledge and grow the skills of all team members.  Our team is responsible for DevOps and Continuous Deployment practices of our software to ensure production success.    

    What's the role?

    You will be leading on all phases of the software development process from design, architecture & coding to production deployment & monitoring.  You will be working with a talented Agile team of developers to support continuous delivery of software to support map product publication to our Open Location Platform.  You will contribute innovate solutions and mentor other team members in best software development & engineering practices.


    Key areas of responsibility: Software engineering leadership, team member technical skill mentoring, implementation of best DevOps & Engineering practices


    • Leadership in the overall software engineering process
    • Analysis, design, implementation, deployment, test (unit, integration, performance) and documentation
    • Train, mentor, and coach other team members as needed
    • Drive quality standards within the team and promote good engineering practices
    • Contribute to the implementation of features in support of the team's deliverables
    • Research and understand technology trends and make recommendations where appropriate
    • Monitor production behavior, analyze performance, and support issue resolution

    Who are you?

    You are someone who remains a learner throughout your career, willing to experiment and explore in a dynamic ecosystem, and whose enthusiasm for technology will propel our products forward.  You're also someone who takes pride in your work and enjoys collaborating with teammates to find inspired solutions to complex problems.  You will have the opportunity to employ your software engineering expertise to build the best map publication solutions and help the team grow.


    • 5+ years Java programming experience
    • 1+ years of Scala development
    • Proficiency in Python, Groovy and Bash
    • Experience in distributed systems computing and map reduce software like Apache Spark
    • Experience in Continuous Integration and Continuous Delivery working with Git, Jenkins Pipeline and Groovy DSL
    • Excellent communication skills and ability build partnerships
    • Strong analytical and creative problem-solving skills


    What Do We Offer?

    • An opportunity to work with extraordinary developers
    • 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
    • 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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