• Sr Software Engineer - Open Location Platform - Core Services

    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 going HERE


    The HERE Open Location Platform is on a mission to develop high-volume, low-latency, real-time event processing and Big Data analytical systems in a cloud environment.


    We are seeking a talented Senior Developer/Software Engineer that is comfortable working with Java back-end services as well as state-of-the-art web technologies. Our cloud-based systems add dynamic content sourced from vehicles, IOT devices and other sources to the HERE mapping databases and customers’ own data repositories in the Platform, enabling rich location-centric products and services.

    What's the role?


    • Work closely with product owners and engineers to design, implement, test and continually improve low latency and highly scalable web applications and services running on AWS.
    • Develop products using agile methods and tools.
    • Develop commercial grade software that is user friendly and suitable for global audience.
    • Support production issues both directly and indirectly with customers.
    • Investigate, evaluate, and present new technologies for use with web applications/services.
    • Participate in design reviews, code reviews of your work and the work of your peer engineers.
    • Participate in architecture and design efforts across multiple teams, across multiple HERE divisions.
    • Be a technical lead for key complex systems or services, working closely with other engineers and testers to deliver high quality software on time.
    • Mentor and assist other engineers in or out of your areas of ownership and expertise.

    Who are you?

    • B.S. in Computer Science or equivalent.
    • 5+ years software development experience building scalable commercial web applications or services.
    • 3+ years experience with Java
    • 2+ years experience with Linux, and Linux based scripting is a plus
    • 2+ years developing software with test automation (Junit experience is required, Cucumber experience is a strong plus)
    • REST
    • Kafka experience is a strong plus

    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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