Data Scientist
Software Engineering - Ghent, Belgium
Data Scientist
Software Engineering - Ghent, Belgium
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At TomTom…
You’ll move the world forward. Every day, we create the most innovative mapping and location technologies to shape tomorrow’s mobility for the better.

We are proud to be one team of more than 5,000 unique, curious, passionate problem-solvers spread across the world. We bring out the best in each other. And together, we help the automotive industry, businesses, developers, drivers, citizens, and cities move towards a safe, autonomous world that is free of congestion and emissions.

What you’ll do 

  • Produce great, elegant and simple code in a dynamic, diverse and shared environment
  • Work on the automation of data handling and data structures
  • Design, implement and maintain state-of-the-art algorithms
  • Be a contributor to our system architecture, able to prototype proposed solutions
  • Constantly grow and stay up to speed with the latest techniques in an ever-changing technological landscape
     

What you’ll need 

  • Your Java or Python programming skills and engineering know-how are impressive
  • You have at least 5 years of working experience in a software engineering environment
  • You have solid working experience in projects using Machine Learning and AI
  • You are familiar with Big Data technologies
  • You are working with CI techniques and tools, design patterns and clean code principles
     

What’s nice to have 

  • You love working as a part of a self-organizing Scrum team in a scaled, agile environment
  • You are proactive, taking any occasion to turn possibilities into opportunities
  • You care about your working environment and people that you are surrounded by
     

Meet your team
We’re Maps, a product unit within TomTom’s Location Technology Products technical unit. Our team is comprised of over 2,000 people in 40 countries – all driven to deliver the most up-to-date, accurate and detailed maps for the hundreds of millions of people using TomTom maps around the world. Joining our team, you’ll help continuously innovate our map-making processes, create a real-time closed loop between detected changes in the real world and the users’ map, and build maps that will enable the future of autonomous driving.

Achieve more
We are self-starters who play well with others. Every day, we solve new problems with creativity, meet new people and learn rapidly at our offices around the world. We will invest in your growth and are committed to supporting you. In everything we do, we’re guided by six values: We care, putting our heart into what we do; we build trust (you can count on us); we create – driven to make a difference; we are confident, but don’t boast; we keep it simple, since life is complex enough; and we have fun because life’s too short to be boring. 

After you apply
Our recruitment team will work hard to give you a meaningful experience throughout the process, 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 through your onboarding.

TomTom is an equal opportunity employer
We celebrate diversity, thrive on each other’s differences and are committed to creating an inclusive environment at our offices around the world. Naturally, we do not discriminate against any employee or job applicant because of race, religion, color, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity or expression, marital status, disability, national origin, genetics, or age.

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