Geospatial Content Analyst/Engineer - Apple Maps

Cupertino, CA 95014
  • Job Code
    200248006
Summary

Summary

Posted: May 18, 2021

Weekly Hours: 40

Role Number:200248006

Apple Maps is looking for a geospatial content analyst or engineer with a passion and dedication to great produ...Summary

Summary

Posted: May 18, 2021

Weekly Hours: 40

Role Number:200248006

Apple Maps is looking for a geospatial content analyst or engineer with a passion and dedication to great products, services, and customer experiences. The ideal candidate will be one with substantive professional experience working with map data and has a deep understanding of geospatial applications, techniques, and transformations. Our content group here is at the nexus of engineering, operations, and product, with an eye towards constantly improving the quality of the map.

Want to join an incredible place where cutting edge technology meets awesome user experiences? Join us and there's no telling what you could accomplish.

Key Qualifications

  • * 5-10 years of experience in data analytics / data science / mapping products.
  • * Experience working with large spatial datasets.
  • * Ability to assimilate various data sources for analysis.
  • * Strong written, verbal, and presentation skills.
  • * Experience with scripting and programming languages.
  • * Experience with Spark, Hadoop, PostgreSQL, PostGIS, FME
  • * Knowledge and coding experience with Scala, Python, Java

Description

Apple is hiring a Geospatial Content Analyst/Engineer to support the definition of map content features. Working with cross-functional teams you will aid in content planning, specifications, data workflows and perform additional analysis to determine the optimal product requirements. You are able to account for a number of information sources, dive into existing code and workflows and coordinate improvements. You will also contribute to building tools and infrastructure which support both core analysis activities and end-to-end data testing. Automating regular tasks and creating utilities for internal customers will be a key focus.

You will work with highly collaborative teams across the organization to develop geographic features. You have excellent geospatial, communication and teamwork skills, combined with the maturity and initiative to deliver results. You relish the opportunity to define a world class product and see it come to fruition. You are passionate about quality and user experience.

More specifics

RESPONSIBILITIES:
- Performing geospatial analysis to support product requirements for map features, providing a near term and futuristic view as appropriate.
- Design, Develop and maintain tools, visualizations and data workflows to improve team efficiency.
- Coordinating with the prototyping and software teams to develop requirements that will work across the mapping organization.

Education & Experience

B.S./B.A. or higher in Computer Science, Geography or equivalent program.

Additional Requirements

  • * Strong knowledge of geospatial data and processing, and GIS tooling.
  • * Comfortable in a highly technical development environment.
  • * Strong analytical skills for understanding patterns in geospatial data.
  • * Self-starter motivated to set and execute on personal work goals.
  • * Experience designing, iterating on data models and delivery of that model to geospatial services


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Geospatial Content Analyst/Engineer - Apple Maps

Apple, Inc.
Cupertino, CA 95014

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