Java Backend Engineer
Software Engineering - Berlin, Germany
Java Backend Engineer
  • Location: Germany, Berlin
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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 will be doing

  • Identify synergies between components and improve efficiency of development and maintenance

  • Design and implement highly scalable and high-performing solutions based on Java

  • Keep the product vision in mind while working on details; help to build flexible and future-proof solutions

  • Stay up to date with the latest technology to improve existing services constantly

  • Define and improve interfaces

  • Mentor junior developers

  • Improve our testing and continuous-integration system

  • Help improve our agile development process constantly

What we expect from you
  • Experience in server-side Java solutions

  • You like to work as part of a self-organizing Scrum team

  • You are familiar with distributed and scalable systems

  • You have professional experience with Spring and web applications

  • Experience in a Linux (or Unix) based environment

  • Optional: Experience in designing APIs

  • Familiarity with Terraform, Ansible and Prometheus monitoring are a plus

  • Knowledge of Azure is a plus

Meet your team

We are the TTI Delivery Platform Team (Perseus), a team within TomTom Traffic and Travel information product unit, located in Berlin. We are an inclusive, autonomous team with a flat hierarchy and shared responsibility. As DevOps team we own the complete business process from product definition through software development to operations of the service. We provide real-time traffic and travel information to millions of car drivers around the world. Our mission is to deliver this information as quickly and reliably as possible to make the roads safer, the drive easier and the air cleaner.

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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