About the job
Waze's software engineers are a small group of people who directly impact the daily lives of millions of drivers worldwide. As a software engineer, you are the architect, designer and coder of your project. In addition, you work closely with the product team to make vision become reality. You are dynamic and able to work well both independently and as part of a team.
At Waze, we leave all egos at the door and concentrate on the job at hand. We value passionate, down to earth, “can do” people who enjoy fine-tuning small details, without losing sight of the big picture. We are looking for the type of person who feels uncomfortable when a day goes by without achieving something impactful. Someone who is driven to get things done and views obstacles as an exciting challenge that demands a creative solution. Above all else, this role requires someone who takes great pride in their work and is inspired and motivated by their role in improving the way millions of people drive worldwide.
As a Back-End engineer, you’ll work closely with our engineers to ensure system consistency and improve user experience.
Waze R&D is all about teamwork. The most innovative developers and designers work together in small groups to build products that are used by millions. Engineers work side by side with Product and UX in a fast, creative atmosphere with minimal documentation. Our team members are self-sufficient and problem solvers. We are looking for people who are passionate about Waze, its community and who are always one step ahead in development platforms, new functionality and APIs.
Design, develop, test, deploy, maintain, and improve software.
Develop applications with Google Cloud Platform.
Work with data, and collaborate with data scientists.
Perform code reviews, present and share knowledge with team.
Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, a related technical field of study, or equivalent practical experience.
Experience in Object-Oriented Design and programming concepts.
Programming experience in C, C++, Java or Python.
Knowledge of Agile software development methodologies
Ability to learn other coding languages as needed.
Object-oriented, database design, and SQL skills.