Sr Engineering Manager (Data Science + Data and S/W Engineering)

HERE Technologies
Mumbai, India
Added: February 27, 2024

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.

We are actively searching for an innovative and visionary Sr. Engineering manager to spearhead the quality initiative for our Point and Places products within our Foundation engineering. As a highly skilled leader, you will occupy a central role in advancing data engineering and data science excellence, accelerating our efforts to uphold best-in-class products.

You are a talented S/W, Data Engineering + Data Science manager to work in the Foundation Engineering team. The team creates the most comprehensive map products in the market, intended to support a variety of business cases. You manage a team of 5-10 engineers.

  • As a technical leader and adept people manager, you excel in technical discussions, act as a subject matter expert, and wield strategic influence.
  • Collaborate with internal and external customers and stakeholders to comprehend business processes and implement solutions to meet acceptance criteria.
  • Lead technical architectural design and conduct reviews to ensure quality and efficiency.
  • Adhere to a documented software development process and uphold accountability for meeting software quality standards.
  • Engage in architecture and design discussions and participate in reviews to ensure alignment with project objectives.
  • Contribute to cross-team strategy discussions within the team to enhance collaboration and synergy.
  • Maintain open communication with leadership, providing updates on progress, issues, and requirements.
  • Collaborate with users and/or product owners to refine application specifications and ensure alignment with user needs.
  • Dedicate time and effort to recruit top talent, provide coaching, and foster the development of team members to unlock their full potential.

Bachelor or master’s degree in computer science/information systems or equivalent with total of 15 plus years of experience

  • 5+ years of technical leadership and people management experience
  • 12+ years backend application development experience - Java or Python or functional programming language, preferably Scala.
  • Demonstrated expertise in Data Science - Machine Learning, NLP, Data crawling, with a track record of delivering successful projects that have provided tangible business value.
  • Previous hands-on involvement with big data technologies - Apache Kafka, Spark, Flink, illustrating a comprehensive understanding of their functionalities and implications.
  • Proficiency in utilizing a variety of database technologies, encompassing both SQL and NoSQL, and comprehending their respective strengths and limitations.
  • Cloud Experience (AWS/Azure/IBM/Oracle)
  • Solid knowledge of design patterns and engineering best practices

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.

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