Lead Software Engineer - Go

Job Locations IN-Bangalore | IN-Mumbai
Requisition ID
Research & Development

What's the role?

As part of the Visualization Enablers R&D group you will be working within a team of developers, devops and architects. This is a dynamic role within a high-achieving team creating the software needed to generate maps for both devices and web.

The main task of this role is to write high quality source code in a maintainable way. You will develop new features and improve existing ones using the best of your knowledge. You will care about performance and memory consumption.

You will have to solve problems across different products and services and this will expose you to a broad set of technical challenges as well as many different ways of solving them. This exposure will help you grow and you will gain deep understanding of our products.


  • Design, develop, test, maintain and improve our software
  • Track test results and defects in relevant tools/databases and pro-actively take on new challenges by learning new tools and environments
  • Manage individual project priorities, deadlines and deliverables
  • candidates with readiness to perform occasional 24/7 onCall support will be preferred

Who are you?

  • BE/B-Tech degree in Software Engineering, Computer Science or equivalent practical experience
  • 8+ years of professional software development experience
  • 4+ years of Backend development experience (preferably using Golang. Others languages like C++, java,  Scala, Kotlin are also acceptable)
  • Understands how important it is to write clean, usable, testable code
  • Knowledge of HTTP, REST principles and TCP/IP networking
  • Experience with running highly available services serving millions of requests
  • Experience writing software for backend services, async and multithreading
  • Knowledge of Linux
  • Experience with Continuous Integration and Continuous Delivery
  • Willing to work in a team based culture
  • Self-motivated

In particular, the technologies we are looking after are

  • Go (preferred)
  • Rust
  • C++
  • Java/Scala/Kotlin
  • Git
  • Amazon Web Services
  • Kubernetes
  • Docker

Our culture is founded on openness, collaboration and honesty, with colleagues who are brilliant in their field, resilient, and above all, strive for the best. One team, where everyone makes a difference and everyone is heard.

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.


HERE is a leader in navigation, mapping and location experiences. We combine highly accurate and fresh maps with cloud technology to enable rich, real-time location experiences in a broad range of connected devices – from smartphones and tablets to wearables and vehicles. Built on 30 years of experience in cartography and drawing on more than 80,000 sources of data, HERE offers "Maps for Life" for more than 190 countries, voice guided navigation in 95 countries in more than 50 languages and live traffic information for 34 countries. To learn more about HERE, including our work in the areas of connected and autonomous driving, visit or


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