Database Engineer II

Job Locations TH-Bangkok | MY-Kuala Lumpur | PH-Pasig City
Requisition ID
IT & Operations

What's the role?

One of the most important aspects of any digital map is its database. At HERE, this component of our map is managed by a world class database engineering team, made up of spatial database champions. This team is now looking for a Database Engineer to manage our Japanese projects. This role can be located in Bangkok, Kuala Lumpur or Manila.

As a Database Engineer, you will be responsible to deliver database releases on a weekly, monthly and quarterly cadence so that core map and content products can be built to meet customer expectations and the market demand.

You will lead & contribute to content and coverage expansion projects while safeguarding the quality and consistency of our databases. You will be actively engaged in operations engineering activities.


Your main responsibilities include:

  • Ensure the compliance of the database with the digitizing and attributing rules (for core map) or other appropriate database/product specifications (for additional content).
  • Ensure that the database/product is consistent in terms of quality and content.
  • Act as the principal point of contact for the database release process and act as the liaison between Field, Product Management, Content Operations and other parts of the company during the release process.
  • Make significant contributions to coverage and content expansion projects within your area of responsibility

Who are you?

You are a process driven individual with a keen eye for detail. In addition, you also:

  • Possess as Degree in Geography, Cartography, or related field
  • Have 4+ years of work experience managing databases and managing database releases
  • Have experience with map production tools and understand spatial data
  • You are comfortable being part of virtual teams and can work independently with minimal supervision
  • You are fluent in Japanese (written & spoken) and English (written & spoken)
  • You have SQL, Python, FME and any other programming language skills



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.

Who are we?

HERE Technologies is a location data and technology platform company. We empower our customers to achieve better outcomes – from helping a city manage its infrastructure or a business optimize its assets to guiding drivers to their destination safely.


At HERE we take it upon ourselves to be the change we wish to see. We create solutions that fuel innovation, provide opportunity and foster inclusion to improve people’s lives. If you are inspired by an open world and driven to create positive change, join us. Learn more about us. Watch Video



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