Senior Android (Kotlin) Engineer for Automotive Platforms 
Software Engineering - Eindhoven, The Netherlands
Senior Android (Kotlin) Engineer for Automotive Platforms 
Software Engineering - Eindhoven, 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.

Our team is around 300 engineers working on projects. We focus on flow, quality and features. Next to this, we create and facilitate demo applications, which allows us to test and showcase our latest technologies in real-world situations. You will be extending our default technology stack with new and bright ideas. 

Would you like to help build and integrate the next-generation car applications? Are you an experienced software engineer seeking to work cross-platform? Then is your opportunity! 

What you’ll do 
  • Develop innovative navigation solutions for the next-generation car lines, bringing together TomTom location technologies to build customer-specific systems 

  • Work in close collaboration with OEMs and development teams across TomTom on diverse domain and technical areas, spanning onboard and online navigation, online service delivery, and autonomous driving 

  • Work on a mix of design, development and integration tasks, using mainly Java/Kotlin for Android 

  • Solve complex system integration puzzles, for example performance optimizations and fine-tuning 

  • Develop, share and enhance best practices for the full software development life cycle 

  • Coach and support development of less senior engineers in the team 

What you’ll need 
  • At least 5 years of Android programming experience 

  • Experience with cross-platform development (Android, QNX, Linux) and operating system concepts 

  • Working experience as part of a self-organizing Scrum team in an agile environment 

  • You have a solid understanding of Java/Kotlin knowledge, Android, Gradle, GitHub, and Azure DevOps. This will help you to assess the impact of what the team delivers and take ownership for shaping the direction of the team and its systems in line with business objectives and strategy.

Nice to have 
  • Hands-on experience in Kotlin (Java) and/or C++ development

  • A mindset of continuous improvement, staying up to speed with the latest tools and techniques in an ever-changing technological landscape 

  • Experience in automotive domain is a big plus 

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. In 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. You will be a member of the teams developing our digitalin-dash software platform that aims to be the future of driving. The platform empowers OEMs (carmakers) to build and evolve their brand specific digital cockpit, on top of Android Automotive OS, through a set of robust, pre-developed, and user tested fundaments.

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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