(Senior) Java/C++ Software Engineer
Software Engineering - Berlin, Germany
(Senior) Java/C++ Software Engineer
Software Engineering - Berlin, Germany
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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 4,500 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. We help improve the accuracy of estimated travel time for our customers.

We are looking for a Java/C++ Software engineer to help us solve one of most difficult challenges within the mobility domain:
Estimated Travel Time accuracy.

What you’ll do

  • You will contribute to a multi-tiered online navigation service built in C++ and Java, and you’ll drive your part of the larger team goals. 

  • You will help improve and integrate various code components across multiple domains such as traffic, routing, and data products. 

  • You will interact with your stakeholders across various teams to explore the maximum impact for our users and customers. 

  • You bring your creativity, innovative ideas, and collaboration skills to the table within this cross-domain impact team! 

What you’ll need

  • You have ≥3 years of hands-on experience with C++ and/or Java Software Engineering and experience with Linux, Bash, and Git. 

  • You have a growth-mindset: The desire to learn and expand your skill set to maximize your impact. 

  • You will be part of our empowered team: Given only the problem, we collaboratively find a solution across the stack. We enjoy networking and excel within this environment of opportunity and uncertainty. 

  • You can understand a lot of new code in a short time and are comfortable making changes to it after aligning with code owners. 

  • You commit to software engineering best practices (class and system design), including unit & integration testing. 

  • You possess good English communication skills (written and verbal).

What’s nice to
  • You have experience with Python. 

  • You have experience with Cloud technology. 

  • You have experience in driving software projects. 

Meet your team 

We’re the NavTraffic team, an empowered team with big goals at the intersection between our product units Navigation and Traffic within TomTom’s Location Technology Products technical unit.
We develop software for onboard, hybrid, and online navigation applications – used by hundreds of millions of people around the world. Using a Navigation Data Standard (NDS) run-time format, our software includes navigation domain logic for traffic-dependent routing, route guidance, map visualization, search, positioning and machine learning-based predictions and suggestions. On our team, you’ll see your work transforming connected and embedded navigation around the world.

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 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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