Senior Architect
Architecture - Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Senior Architect
Architecture - Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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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
  • Be responsible for the architecture of multiple sub-systems

  • Work with the product managers and other solutions architects to translate business requirements into technical requirements

  • Provide technical leadership to multiple teams

  • Develop and operate backend microservices in Java and cloud-native technologies in the domain of Identity and Access Management (IAM) for Automotive users

  • Participate in code, architecture and design reviews

  • Design and build high available, robust and scalable applications using modern technologies hosted in Microsoft Azure

  • Take end-to-end ownership from design to delivery and operations 

  • Introduce new technologies that will help us to reach new heights and make your apps secure

  • Be part of on-call responsibility during out of office hours and make your apps resilient as you don’t like to be called out at night

What you’ll need
  • A technical hands-on mindset and analytical approach

  • At least 15 years of overall experience in software development

  • Strong business acumen, ability to prioritize high ROI work, a strong sense of ownership, and customer obsession

  • 8 years of experience/ familiarity with Java, BDD, Cucumber, JMeter, Junit, Spring, Spring Unit Test, Spring Boot, Maven

  • 4 years of experience in high load, highly available systems in the public cloud (e.g. AWS, GCP or Azure)

  • 2 years of experience in designing and building cloud-native applications using Kubernetes

  • Adoption of best practices during design, development, testing, and delivery phases in an Agile environment

  • Experience with continuous integration/deployment tools and adoption; monitoring tools, e.g. Prometheus

  • Familiar with SRE practices, and understanding of observability, SLOs/SLIs 

  • Continuous improvement mindset

  • Excellent written and oral communication skills, ability to collaborate successfully with technical and non-technical stakeholders.

What’s nice to have
  • Past experience working in IAM areas - SSL/TLS/SAML, OAuth2, OpenID Connect

  • Azure DevOps, Gitlab, GitOps, Flux CD or other continuous delivery solutions

Meet your team

We’re Automotive Systems. We build the next-generation connected navigation systems that TomTom Automotive provides to leading players in the global automotive industry. Our team works on diverse projects in an agile environment, integrating a variety of TomTom products and services into one tailor-made solution. On our team, you’ll see your work come to life as it evolves from a first demo to being used in millions of cars on the road.

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 – it’s how we make a difference; we are confident, but don’t boast; we keep it simple because 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 onboarding.

TomTom is an equal opportunity employer

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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