Principal Architect (Embedded/ Mobile) (m/f/x)

HERE Technologies
Added: March 5, 2024
What's the role?

The HERE Navigation team is building a next-generation, highly customizable embedded navigation product. We are an international team of engineers, designers and product managers working in an agile environment and we are looking for an experienced and passionate Principal Architect (Embedded/ Mobile) to join our team.

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As a Principal Architect for the Navigation Core APIs, you will help us plan and document the architecture of cutting edge navigation systems and enablers for highly automated driving and advanced driver assistance.

You will be part of the automotive business unit where we build best-in-class navigation experiences.


  • Own the architecture and supporting documenation of the HERE Navigation Core APIs
  • Manage API evolution and ensure security, consistency and adherence to best practices.
  • Contribute to the overall architecture of the HERE Navigation product
  • Design and develop prototypes to support technical decisions
  • Lead projects and initiatives across teams, evolve the current architecture to support new requirements

Who are you?

  • 10+ years of experience in delivering software products or systems in various roles
  • 5+ years of experience developing or operating RPC APIs or automotive software
  • Fluent in 2 or more contemporary programming languages (JAVA/Kotlin , Python, C++, TypeS cript)
  • Experience with API documentation and knowledge of SDKs for embedded / mobile or automotive use
  • Knowledge of formal specification languages (UML) and the prose around it
  • Working knowledge of embedded software
  • K nowledge of low level automotive protocols like CAN and MOST
  • Project Management or Line Management experience is appreciated
  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Electrical & Computer Engineering, Mathematics, Physics, or a related field

This demands a successful candidate to have both a hands-on pragmatic approach and an analytical mindset with a solid theoretical basis. A background as lead developer or architect with experience in providing APIs for customer use will be helpful . We expect a successful candidate to take initiative and work independently against agreed targets, and organize his or her work without excessive direction, so past project management experience is appreciated.

What we offer?

  • This role is eligible for Creative Tax Incentive scheme in Poland” or KUP (Autorskie Koszty

Uzyskania Przychodu)

  • Work with cutting edge, modern technologies
  • fantastic & talented people from 60+ countries worldwide
  • Great coworkers and an international environment
  • flexible working hours
  • a great work-life balance
  • 25 paid vacation days
  • Meal Vouchers
  • Vision Support
  • Competitive salary plus bonus
  • Opportunities to learn, grow and develop company hackathons, technical talks, and trainings
  • DevOps working culture in an Agile environment
  • Challenging problems to solve
  • Brown bag talks, team events and more!

Change is HERE. Apply Now!

As part of HERE Technologies employment process, candidates will be required to successfully complete a pre-employment screening process. This offer and any related claims are subject to the successful completion of a pre-employment screening. This will involve employment, education, and criminal verification if applicable.

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. We care. Even in tough times.

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