Cloud Engineering leader
Software Engineering - Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Cloud Engineering leader
Software Engineering - Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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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.

As Cloud Engineering leader in Automotive Systems, you will be leading teams of skilled, innovative, and passionate engineers in the integration, customization, and delivery of our location technology components to our business customers in the Global automotive market. You will lead the team in creating breakthrough solutions, robust and scalable services using modern application development techniques in a multi cloud setup, advancing agile development principles, and improving engineering practices.

Do you want to focus in bringing teams together and build high-quality Cloud solutions? Do like to have full ownership? Then this is your opportunity!

What you’ll do
  • You will have end-to-end ownership, authority and accountability for the performance and results of the teams and microservices

  • Provide technical direction to the team to deliver solutions leveraging Cloud technologies ensuring highly automated, cost-efficient, reliable, and scalable solutions

  • Orchestrate the design, development, and delivery

  • Develop, build, mentor a world-class engineering team and cultivate a culture of executing high-velocity and high-class delivery by developing sustainable and scalable components

  • Drive for innovation and improvement - encouraging and enabling your team to improve their tools, processes, and culture. Keeping them agile and creative

  • Assists the teams and the release manager to continuously improve the way of working stimulates collaboration within the team and with other teams

  • Evaluates team's performance against the objectives and key results, identify risks and correct actions

  • Adapt team plans and priorities to address operational challenges

What you’ll need
  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or equivalent field

  • Minimum of 10-15 years of experience in software development

  • 2+ years of experience in technical leadership and people management

  • Experience in build highly available and scalable solutions using Cloud technologies (e.g., AWS or Azure, containerization e.g., Kubernetes, Docker)

  • Knowledge of modern programming technologies and approaches (OOP, SOA, Microservices and Events. Design Patterns, SOLID principles, TDD etc.

  • Proven track record with complex architectural designs and getting them developed/deployed

  • Experience with Continuous Integration/Continuous Delivery

  • Experience with building DevOps cultures

  • A strong collaborative mindset to work closely with your peers in various teams like Product Management, Operations, Quality and Customer teams

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. 

Ready to move the world forward?
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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