Principal Architect (Java/ Scala) (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 to join our team.

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As a Principal Architect (Java/Scala) in our team, you will:

  • Own the architecture of the HERE Navigation portal and the backend APIs as well as the integration into HERE Platform
  • Contribute to the overall architecture of the HERE Navigation product
  • Collaborate efficiently with highly technical colleagues across teams.
  • Work on challenging problems, design and develop prototypes to support technical decisions
  • Lead projects and initiatives across teams and evolve the current architecture to support new requirements

Who are you?

Basic Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Electrical & Computer Engineering, Mathematics, Physics, or a related field
  • Relevant experience of minimum 2+ years in delivering software products or systems in lead/principal engineer or lead/principal architect roles
  • 5+ years of expert level coding skills in at least one of the following languages: Java, Scala, C++, TypeScript
  • Experience with (RESTful, GraphQL) API design and governance
  • Experience in at least one scripting language (e.g., Python, Shell)
  • Experience with Kubernetes and a deep understanding of microservices architectural style
  • Good communication skills, ability to articulate and clearly communicate complex topics

Preferred Qualifications

  • Extensive knowledge of software engineering best practices, covering the full software engineering lifecycle
  • Experience in mentoring engineering peers in complex technical issues, ability to influence software engineering best practices within your team
  • Extensive knowledge of AWS cloud technologies like AWS S3, Splunk, AWS RDS, etc

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, direct partnership with Berlin team
  • 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.

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