Senior Software Engineer - Vector Map Services

Santa Clara Valley (Cupertino), California, United States
Software and Services

Summary

Posted:
Weekly Hours: 40
Role Number: 114406897
We are seeking an extraordinary coder to work on the server side of vector map display. An ideal position for a strong generalist, you’ll have exposure to a rich variety of topics including computational geometry, graph algorithms, map-reduce, analytics, data compression, client-server protocols, and computer graphics.person to join this amazing team, if you feel this is you, we'd love to hear from you!

Key Qualifications

  • You have excellent skills in C++ or Java, and object-oriented design.
  • Your broad knowledge of computer science and systems gives you the ability to quickly learn new domains.
  • You have proven system development skills in UNIX-type OS (e.g. Linux, Solaris, BSD, OS X).
  • You're an excellent problem solver with strong analytic skills.
  • Good interpersonal skills and teamwork.
  • Experience with Hadoop would be an asset.
  • Strong attention to detail.

Description

You’ll be working on state of the art of GIS technology, crunching massive amounts of geographic data which will be used by customers worldwide! In a dynamic, continuously-integrated environment, you'll use your engineering know-how to design robust, flexible software for a critical pipeline, while taking a hands-on approach, working with client engineers to deliver the next generation of Maps features.

Education & Experience

BS or MS in Computer Science.

Additional Requirements

  • The following experience is nice to have, but not required.
  • Experience with navigation or GIS software.
  • Background in computational geometry or computer graphics.
  • Python