Operations Specialist


Palo Alto, CA, US
  • Job Type: Full-Time
  • Function: IT
  • Post Date: 02/20/2021
  • Website: deepmap.ai
  • Company Address: 2197 E. Bayshore Road , Palo Alto, California , 94303

About DeepMap

DeepMap is solving the HD mapping & localization and big data management challenge for autonomous vehicles.

We are based in Palo Alto, CA, and have blue-chip investors supporting a world-class team from Google Earth, Google Maps, Apple Maps, and Baidu Maps.

Job Description

DeepMap is a start-up that is laser focused on building the third revolution and new paradigm of mapping. We provide HD Mapping and Localization as-a-service for automotive and other robotic applications. At DeepMap you will be surrounded by a world-class team of engineering, business, and product minds with the confidence of being backed by some of the most well respected investors. 

Our Operations team works closely with engineering and product to ensure the quality and timely delivery of HD Maps and data. We’re hiring Operations Specialists who are passionate about the self-driving industry and the role a scalable HD Mapping service will play in it’s safe and successful deployment.

In this role you will:

  • Play a critical role in our map making process by validating map data quality.
  • Review, annotate, edit, and label map data using proprietary and commercial GIS software tools.
  • Work with lidar point cloud data to identify and fix misalignment issues
  • Understand our map making process and provide feedback to suggestions to improve this.  
  • Work with our Tools engineering team to test and troubleshoot usability. 
  • Partner with our Product team to prioritize and execute on a variety of projects.

To be successful, you will have:

  • An innate capacity to use and understand technology.
  • A strong work ethic, attention to detail, and organization.  
  • Knowledge of mapping or similar visual editing and annotation tools.
  • Effective communication skills.
  • Experience with data annotation, quality, and/or map making.
  • Bachelors of science or relevant industry experience.

Bonus Points:

  • Degree in Geographic Information Systems (GIS), Cartography, or Geography.
  • Experience with mapping tools such as: ArcGIS, QGIS, Google Earth Pro, etc.
  • Experience using Jira
  • Linux terminal and command line
  • Python scripting

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