Principal Software Engineer
Software Engineering - Lodz, Poland
Principal Software Engineer
Software Engineering - Lodz, Poland
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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
  • Gather and reconcile requirements from dozens of different stakeholders and system users in dynamic domain constrained by competitive automotive map industry. We are leading Navigation Data Standard's map maker;

  • Act as a software generalist in multicultural pan-European scrum team. Pandemics changes noting for your team. It was not able to slow us down even by an inch!

  • Become part of a System Team responsible for automation of mature product unit we are part of. You’ll incrementally improve the product unit’s systems, while balancing resources and time.

  • Extend, modify and upkeep various solutions, which stood the trials of the time. Delivering in extreme conditions is what we do. Ability to navigate through both uncharted and legacy tech is strongly recommended.

What you’ll need
  • Interest and ability to work with various technologies like Python (2.7), JavaScript (both no frameworks and react) and PostgreSQL based applications. We use what makes sense for a given context, so we cannot count them all!

  • Desire to understand and use universal and timeless technologies in favor of catching elusive trends. Web protocols, Linux environments, Network integration and Cloud infrastructure are our everyday principles;

  • Experience working in an Agile(being familiarwith SAFe framework would be an extra asset);

  • Great communication skills with an open-minded and team-player attitude.

What’s nice to have
  • Willingness and ability to work in JVM languages, along with Docker, Maven and Git, as other projects in our product unit work mainly with these technologies;

  • Experience in working with legacy projects and Grid Engine;

  • University degree in informatics, geo-informatics or related fields (but it is not a must have).

Meet your teamWe’re NDS, a product unit within TomTom’s Map Products technical unit. Our team is comprised of ~100 people in 5 countries – all driven to deliver the most up-to-date, accurate, and detailed navigation maps for the hundreds of millions of people using TomTom maps around the world. Joining our team, you’ll continuously help innovate our navigation map offering, 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 moreWe 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 applyOur 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 employerWe 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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