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Our mission.

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The team.

We are the people behind the scenes of Indeed's search results. We ensure that our results are ranked as best as they can be for our job seekers and that they're not being duped by scams or fraud. Beyond search, we invest heavily in ensuring that Indeed has the best data analysis tools available to optimize our recruiting products and run accurate A/B tests. Simply put, we help people get the right jobs.

Your job.


The Geographic Data Operations Analyst is responsible for finding, cleaning, organizing, analyzing, and maintaining job location data for millions of jobs on Indeed, the world’s #1 job site. The Geographic Data Operations team works to improve the job seekers’ ability to find jobs by improving location accuracy of Indeed’s geographic data. As a part of a rapidly growing international team, the Geographic Data Operations Analyst will bring specialized Geographic Information Systems (GIS) skills and the ability to develop innovative solutions that work with geographic data from a variety of sources. As an ideal candidate for this role, you are a detail oriented, creative, resourceful, and
technologically savvy GIS analyst who lives and breathes maps and map data.


Responsibilities:

* Develop large databases of geographic information from a variety of sources
* Evaluate accuracy of geographic data
* Find, clean, and geocode large datasets with an aim to automate processes and improve efficiency
* Analyze job listings to obtain more accurate geographic data
* Work with offsite scaled operations to ensure quality of data
* Develop and maintain a worldwide GIS
* Suggest ways to improve and scale products and internal tools

About you.


Qualifications:

Required
* Bachelor’s degree in Geography or GIS
* 3+ years experience in a GIS role, preferably with open source solutions
* Proficiency querying relational databases
* Strong focus on detail and precision—a passion for getting things right
* Experience geocoding addresses and improving geocoding processes
* Desire to work in a collaborative, fast-paced environment
* Comfortable in technical environments and desire to learn new systems as needed
* Strong background in research and analysis, problem solving, and conceptual thinking abilities
* Honed time-management skills and demonstrated success in handling multiple, sometimes conflicting, priorities
* Ability to balance quick decision making with attention to quality and accuracy
* Experience collaborating on a team with a common goal

Preferred
* Master’s degree in Geography or GIS or equivalent work experience
* Active participation in OpenStreetMap community as a contributor or editor
* Subject matter expertise on geographic locations in one or more foreign markets
* Experience developing automated processes
* Experience analyzing large datasets
* Experience with JIRA and Confluence

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