HERE Lead Architect in Boulder, Colorado
What's the role?HERE has placed the development of a Location Platform as a central buildingblock of its strategy. Development of this platform will be driven by threefunctions, Product, Engineering and Architecture. HERE is looking for aLead Architect to apply cutting-edge technologies crucial for building andmaintaining a live HD map for the autonomous world. Our customers include someof the top OEM's as well as many other autonomous startups. We are alsoworking on leveraging our lengthy history in location services to enter intonew markets. This team is revolutionizing the way location data is generatedand productized for our customers.As a Lead Architect, you will have the opportunity to assess, plan,design and implement real-time streaming services at a global scale. As a LeadArchitect you will lead software engineers and design the next greatest ideato enhance customer experience. The Architect on this team is expected to workcross functionally while having i ndustry-leading technical abilities whichenable teams to significantly improve product quality. Ability to explaincomplex systems at an executive level, while also working closely withengineering teams to deliver scalable and efficient services. We utilize OOprogramming languages, Service Oriented Architecture (SOA), and thecutting-edge Cloud technology stack to build solutions that solve ourchallenges, ranging from scaling for massive data input volumes tosupporting customers around the world.Who are you?Your responsibility will be to drive the success of the HERE platform effortthrough driving deliberate, clear, and consistent software and systemdesign, implementation, and validation. You will ensure that automationand testing is on par with platform quality. You will technically lead theteams and services you work with in an agile and inclusive manner, whilecollaborating with leadership regularly on the Architecture roadmap. You willbe an integral part of the HERE platform Architecture group and work in closepartnership with respective product and engineering management.You bring a hands-on pragmatic approach and an analytical mind-set with asound theoretical basis. A background in developing complex distributed cloudsystems, or platforms.* 10+ years of experience in delivering software products or systems invarious roles, experience in lead engineer or lead architect roles as wellas developing scale-out distributed cloud* 3+ year in architect or lead engineer roles* Thought Leader and expert in high throughput sensor data using technologieslike Kafka, Presto, Apache Flink, Apache Parquet, and ElasticSearch* Bachelor's degree or higher in computer science or relevant work experience* Experience in reporting data in a multi- tenant cloud system* Experience in Kubernetes and Docker technology* Fluency in Java, Scala, Python and C++* Working hands-on as well as communicating effectively with Engineering.* Exposure to microservices architecture and highly-scalable distributed cloudsystems experience in restful API design* Fluency in architectural areas of security, network,high-availability, reliability experience* Experience with Grafana and Prometheus* Experience with Gitlab and CI/CDHERE is an equal opportunity employer. We evaluate qualified applicantswithout regard to race, color, age, gender identity, sexualorientation, marital status, parental status, religion, sex,national origin, disability, veteran status, and other legally protectedcharac#LI-JD1Who are we?Ever checked in somewhere on social media? Ever tracked your onlineorders? You might be using HERE Technologies every single day without evenrealizing it. You can find us everywhere: in vehicles, smartphones,drones or third-party apps. We believe that with the right people, we willcontinue to be a game-changer in the technology industry and improve the dailylives of people around the world. Find out more by clicking the video below orgoing HERE .