• Lead R&D Software Engineer

    Job Locations IN-Mumbai | IN-Mumbai
    Requisition ID
    Research & Software Developmnt
  • What's the role?

    As a Lead Engineer within HAD, you will be involved in creating maps inside your car's navigation systems that are accurate to within centimeters.  You will also be responsible for the below

    • Develop software applications, web-based tools, microservices, and solutions.
    • Analyze, design and develop tests and test-automation suites. Design and develop a processing platform using various configuration management technologies.
    • Write software to search, process, and format large amounts of data from multiple sources.
    • Designing and implementing a REST API server.
    • Research and documentation.
    • Provide technical guidance to team members and coworkers on best practices for software development.
    • Mentor other engineers on the team to encourage their technical growth and Onboarding new teammates
    • Schedule and lead daily/weekly meetings for team.

    Who are you?

    You are an accomplished and professional Software Team Leader.  You will be developing in-house applications, web-servers, and data-storage systems.  You are hands-on platform builder with significant experience developing scalable data platforms and able to write fully automated tests that can process large amounts of data from multiple sources. You are comfortable working in an agile environment with little supervision and have a passion for continuous improvement and test-driven development.


    About two-thirds of your duties will consist of designing software, designing tests, writing code, documentation, and other technical work. The rest of your time will require you to lead and mentor a small software team. You will be responsible for setting the team culture, encouraging the best in your teammates each day, and keeping the team on track to deliver long term projects.


    • 7 years of experience in writing software on Linux and Windows
    • 1 to 2 years as team leader or principal software engineer on team.
    • 7 years of hands-on experience with at least two compiled languages (Java, C++)
    • 4 years of hands-on experience with scripting languages (Bash, Python)
    • 2 years of experience working on AWS services (especially: CLI, S3, EC2, Auto Scaling Groups, EMR, and RDS)
    • Familiar with multiple data formats. (e.g. - SQL, JSON, Google protocol buffers, etc...)
    • Experience on XML, JSON Schemas, Protocol-Buffers (protbuf)
    • 1 to 2 years of mentoring teammates.


    Nice to Have Skills:

    • Strong DevOps focus and experience building and deploying infrastructure with cloud deployment technologies.
    • 2 years working with or (ideally) writing GIS software
    • Experience with Scrum/Agile development methodologies.
    • Experience with build automation technologies such as Jenkins.
    • Experience with infrastructure automation technologies like Docker or Cloud-Formation Templates.
    • Familiarity with Git and Gerrit source control.


    What we Offer

    We will support you in delivering your day to day tasks and achieving your personal goals and develop your skills. Personal development is highly encouraged at HERE. You can take different courses and trainings at our online University and join cross-functional team projects within our Talent Platform. Our office is located with easy access by public transportation options and offers great canteen facilities with extra attention to healthy food.  To keep your mind and body fit, we have access to a fitness studio and a lot of dart- and kicker-tournaments.  Our work culture fosters best practices, professional standards, a team attitude, and a sense of humor. We come to work with an excited smile each day, and we go home from work with a contented smile each day. Want to join the fun?  So, what are you waiting for? Apply now and make HERE your destination. We are just getting started...!  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.


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

    Who are we?

    Who Are We?

    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.  HERE has a 33-year history of making the world’s most accurate maps. Our devotion to high accuracy maps will enable the smart cars of tomorrow. Want a challenge? Point to the maps inside your car’s navigation systems that are accurate to within centimeters and say, “I made that happen!” If you want to point at the maps on your smart-phone and say, “I made that happen!”, then please come talk to us. If you want to enable the next-generation delivery systems, we want you.  Find out more by clicking the video below or this link.



    We, the Data Accuracy Engineering team, are responsible for designing and implementing end-to-end data pipeline tests.  We also create software tools to assess the quality of our published maps. We’re a small team of dedicated, smart, friendly, professionals who work well together.


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