• Lead Engineer - Location Marketplace

    Job Locations US-WA-Seattle
    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?

    As our digital and physical lives become increasingly inter-connected, our map of the world is rapidly changing. With every connected device or sensor capable of generating and sharing its context and location, it is data that will connect this complex new world. The question is how do we make better use of that data and transform it into useful services for people and organizations – all in real-time?


    Our answer is the HERE Open Location Platform.


    The Open Location Platform Marketplace team believes the value of a platform is directly related to the convenience of monetizing from the platform. Our goals are to enable sellers to easily market a data product and to enable buyers to easily consume a data product. We will achieve this by providing a self-serve managed cloud service for sellers to list data products and for buyers to subscribe to data products.


    The Open Location Platform Marketplace team is seeking a highly skilled Lead Engineer. At HERE you will be part of an advanced engineering team tasked with delivering breakthrough and disruptive innovation powering HERE's future business.  You will be exposed to leading edge technologies and research for machine learning, analytics, distributed devices and IoT.


    The Lead Front-End Engineer should be comfortable working with local and remote development teams and capable of implementing production quality REST APIs in a web service written in Kotlin. We are seeking a self-motivated, curious and team oriented individual who will go the extra mile to build a product with pride.

    Main responsibilities

    • Work closely with product managers and engineers to design, implement, test and continually improve scalable back-end services running in a cloud platform.
    • Develop products using agile methods and tools.
    • Develop commercial grade software that is user friendly and suitable for global audience.
    • Support production issues as part of on-call rotation schedule for entire development team.
    • Participate in design reviews, code reviews of your work and the work of your peer engineers.
    • Participate in architecture and design efforts.
    • Work side by side with your scrum team to deliver high quality software on time.

    Who are you?

    • B.S. in Computer Science or equivalent.
    • 5+ years software development experience building commercial quality, scalable web services using Open Source technology stacks.
    • 2+ years designing and developing REST APIs.
    • 2+ years data modeling and implementation with relational and non-relational techniques.
    • 2+ years developing software with test automation or Test Driven Development.
    • Experience with general open source software, including but not limited to Spring, Hibernate, JAX-RS, JDBC, PostgreSQL and Swagger.
    • Experience with Linux shell, Linux scripting, Maven, git (or equivalent), Jenkins, GoCD and continuous integration/continuous deployment.
    • Working knowledge of Big Data noSQL technology like Cassandra, MongoDB, Redis and complex large-scale processing systems like Spark, Storm or Flink.
    • Exceptional ability to troubleshoot complex distributed issues in a production environment.
    • Highly entrepreneurial, flexible and hard working – willing to go the extra mile or two to “get things done with high quality”.

    Preferred qualifications

    • Experience with Kotlin programming language.
    • Experience with using AWS, Kubernetes and Docker.
    • Experience building highly available systems and operating 24x7 service.

    What do we offer?

    • An opportunity to work with a team of world-class 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

    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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