Android Software Engineer (Junior/Medior)

Amsterdam, The Netherlands/Remote
Added: March 5, 2024
We are looking for curious and bright Software Engineers to join our distributed development team. The experience (and future opportunities) includes developing software for navigation systems, working on our online services and mobile SDKs APIs, and providing the best possible user experience to drivers and best-in-class APIs of our Navigation SDK.


  • Design and develop new features for the Turn-by-Turn Navigation component within the Navigation SDK, focusing on creating innovative guidance and routing features.
  • Work in close collaboration with product managers within an empowered team to define, prioritize, and implement software solutions that meet user needs.
  • Contribute to the entire software development life cycle, including planning, development, testing, and deployment, with a strong emphasis on quality and user experience.
  • Employ Agile and Kanban methodologies to effectively manage and deliver assigned tasks within a collaborative, fast-paced environment.
  • Participate actively in code reviews to ensure high-quality code contributions and to foster an environment of collaborative learning and knowledge exchange.
  • Engage in architectural and design discussions, providing thoughtful input to help shape scalable and maintainable software systems.
  • Ensure comprehensive test coverage by creating and maintaining automated tests to validate the functionality of the software and prevent regressions.
  • Work within a cross-functional team to drive continuous product improvements, always aiming to exceed customer expectations for our SDK offerings.


  • 1/3+ years of experience in Android development
  • Strong proficiency in Kotlin.
  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Software Engineering, or a related field.
  • Solid understanding of design patterns, object-oriented design and best practices for creating maintainable and scalable software systems.
  • Strong communication and collaboration skills, with the ability to work effectively in a cross-functional team environment.
  • Knowledge of version control systems, preferably Git.
  • Excellent problem-solving skills and the ability to troubleshoot complex technical issues.
  • Experience building SDKs is a plus.
  • Experience with Swift and/or is a plus.
  • Experience with CI/CD and build tools is a plus.

What We Offer

A competitive compensation package, of course.

Time and resources to grow and develop, including a personal development budget and paid leave for learning days, as well as paid access to e-learning resources such as O’Reilly and LinkedIn Learning.

Time to support life outside of work, with enhanced parental leave plus paid leave to care for loved ones and volunteer in local communities.

Work from home, the office, or even abroad – each team has the flexibility to choose how they work based on business needs.

Improve your home office with a setup budget and get extra support with a monthly allowance.

Enjoy options to work from your home country and abroad for a set number of days each year, to visit family and friends, or to simply explore the world we’re mapping.

Take the holidays you want with a competitive holiday plan, plus an extra day off to celebrate your birthday.

Join annual events like our Hackathon and DevDays to bring your ideas to life with talented teammates from around the world.

Become a part of our inclusive global culture and have the chance to collaborate with a diverse community – we have over 80 nationalities at TomTom!

Find out more about our global benefits and enjoy additional local benefits tailored to your location.

Meet your team

We're the Navigation SDK team. We work on complex code to develop TomTom's Navigation Software Development Kit, integrating technologies provided by other Product Units and enabling our customers to easily build competitive navigation applications. Your code will also be at the heart of TomTom's navigation products like AmiGO, helping millions of people find their way in the world.

At TomTom...

You’ll help people find their way in the world. In 2004, TomTom revolutionized how the world moves with the introduction of the first portable navigation device. Now, we intend to do it again by engineering the first-ever real-time map, the smartest and most useful map on the planet.

Work with a team of 3,700 unique, curious and passionate problem-solvers. Together, we’ll open up a world of possibilities for car manufacturers, enterprises and developers to help people understand and get closer to the world around them.

After you apply

Our recruitment team will work hard to give you a meaningful experience throughout your journey with us, no matter the outcome. Your application will be screened closely and you can rest assured that all follow-up actions will be thorough, from assessments and interviews all the way through onboarding. To find out more about our application process, check out our hiring FAQs .

TomTom is an equal opportunity employer

TomTom is where you can find your place in the world. Every day we welcome, nurture and celebrate differences. Why? Because your uniqueness is what makes you, you . No matter your culture or background, you’ll find your impact at TomTom. Research also shows that sometimes women and underrepresented communities can be hesitant to apply for positions unless they believe they meet 100% of the criteria. If you can relate to this, please know that we’d love to hear from you.