HERE Technologies

Lead Python Data Scientist

Job description

What's the role?

Join our highly engaged team of Public Transit enthusiasts as a Lead GIS Data Engineer! Considering growing worldwide population and urbanisation rate, we see Public Transit being the backbone of the future urban transportation. We believe, that other trending means of urban transportation, such as bikes or shared bikes, car club, e-hailing and ride-sharing services will grow together with public transit to an aggregated offering. Our Transit & Intermodal Routing team makes an important contribution by enabling millions users with the best in class multi-modal and inter-modal routing experience.
We are looking for experienced GIS Data engineers with deep expertise in Geo-spatial Technologies and Python based scripting; who are able to work independently in the complex situations as well as lead others to solve challenging problems and find innovative solutions. Success will demand the ability to learn fast, adapt and apply knowledge into practice while continuously improving our products and services.
  • Leading and development of automated data pipeline based on large amount of source data
  • Data validation, anomaly detection, outlier analysis and implementation of automatic correction
  • Ensuring data processing doesn't change the semantics and improve automatic geometry generations
  • Clustering and statistical analysis
  • Data processing health monitoring and reporting
  • Adhere to stringent quality assurance and documentation standards using version control and code repositories
  • Occasional onCall support (Optional)

Who are you?

Qualifications -
  • Bachelor or Masters in Information Technology, Data Science, Mathematics, Statistics or similar technical degree
  • 8 to 12 years of relevant professional experience in the area of Big Data, Data Science
  • Excellent understanding of Data Structure and Algorithms
  • Excellent programming skills in Python, R, JavaScript
  • Experience in SQL and NoSQL databases
  • Knowledge of data management and visualisation techniques
  • Ability to solve complex data problems
  • Ability to work in self-directive autonomous way and at the same time be a team player

    The strongest candidates will also have:
  • Experience in common industry formats for the transit data, particularly GTFS would be added advantage
  • Exposure to Geospatial data handling techniques
  • Familiarity with CI/CD tools would be added advantage
  • Experience with different cloud infrastructure providers such as AWS or Azure

HERE is an equal opportunity employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, age, gender identity, sexual orientation, marital status, parental status, religion, sex, national origin, disability, veteran status, and other legally protected characteristics.

Who are we?

HERE Technologies is a location data and technology platform company. We empower our customers to achieve better outcomes – from helping a city manage its infrastructure or a business optimize its assets to guiding drivers to their destination safely.

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