Senior Software Engineer (Java)

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


The OneSearch Team develops Geocoding and Search , which is part of HEREs Location Services offer. Geocoding and Search make the world's addresses and places findable. We answer questions like: Where is this address? Find me a certain place of interest (POI)? Where is the next supermarket? Where am I? We are the service behind the search box on your navigation device, but we are also more.

Our team is spread across offices in the USA, India, Poland and Germany. Well known enterprises leverage our services and platform for locating addresses and location tracking at a rate of thousands of hits each second.

Map data is important in many countries of the world. There are special local regulations on how to handle or deliver the map, while data preparation often has country specific variants. You will take the technical lead to prepare the map data and host HERE Geocoder and Search for countries with special laws around map data.

Your experience, knowledge and passion for software engineer will help and inspire the teams to compile high value map data for a great user experience in production. You will work with internal stakeholders to monitor and increase data quality and deliver the results the user is looking for.

In This Role, You Will

  • Work with big data, the HERE base map, and condense the important part for Geocoder and Search from it.
  • Constantly monitor and improve the data process.
  • Adapt changes in the input data.
  • Prepare the data for new features in Geocoder and Search.
  • Work in compliance with security and operational guidelines.
  • Apply and extend tools and take end-to-end ownership of the data processing stack.

Who are you?

You are a team-player who collaborates with other developers, architects, testers and product owners to create an amazing user experience. You have experience with all aspects of the production software lifecycle. You have good interpersonal skills and feel comfortable working across teams. You are a fast learner, with an eye for detail, strong problem-solving and debugging skills. You really own a project and make it a success.

We are a global company with teams in multiple countries. You need good communication skills in English (verbal and written) and work in a in multi-cultural and multi-functional environment. You are interested in location-based services and data in addition to the following qualities:

  • Proven proficiency in software development and architecture.
  • Programming experience in Java and Bash scripting.
  • Experience with big data, Hadoop MapReduce and Apache Spark.
  • Experience with build tools like Maven.
  • Experience in AWS in general and AWS EMR in particular.
  • Understanding of modern microservice architectures.

Would be a plus

  • Experience in Docker/Kubernetes, GitLab/GitLab CICD
  • Experience with monitoring and logging tools like Splunk
  • Knowledge of the HTTP protocol, REST and JSON

What we offer?

  • Cutting edge and modern technologies
  • Fantastic & talented people from 60+ countries worldwide
  • Opportunities to learn and grow: company hackathons, technical talks, and training
  • Flexible working hours
  • Minimum 25 paid vacation days
  • Meal Vouchers, Medical cover for you and your family, Vision Support
  • Competitive salary plus bonus
  • This role is eligible for Creative Tax Incentive scheme in Poland” or KUP (Autorskie Koszty Uzyskania Przychodu)
  • B2B contract possible

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 pre-employment screening. This will involve employment, education, and criminal verification if applicable.

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 on our YouTube Channel.