The GIS Analyst is an entry-level developmental role with mentoring support from the more experienced Analysts and the Team Lead. The incumbent of this job is expected to contribute to the collection and verification of Map Features for the expansion and maintenance of content products for a specific geographic area.
Actively look for, interpret and act upon change signals in local area of responsibility as well as constantly query and draw intelligence from centrally generated change detection toolsets. Lead and participate in technical source evaluation. Schedule and perform field data collection as required, depending on the requirements set by the sub-region. Manage and support map project efforts with Global Production in geographic areas of responsibility. Ensure accurate representation of real world conditions in the database in a defined geographic area including monitoring and interpretation of contextual local change detection signals Participate in projects to develop improved map creation processes. Under the close support of a more experienced Analyst or Team Lead, conducts database testing, real-world testing and inspection within a defined area as part of database ownership. Lead and participate in technical source evaluation. Ensure High Priority Updates coding activities are performed where required. Execute and support Global Production Operations with complex coding projects.
Support and manage local office administrative tasks Bsc. Degree in Engineering, Computer Science, Technology or related field preferred. Ideally 12 months work experience. Innovation, creativity and thinking outside the box with agile mindset. Local geographic knowledge/affinity/contextual understanding/cultural awareness. Well developed knowledge of product specifications and proprietary tools. Proficiency in Microsoft Office. Research and analytical skills sufficient to analyze problems in a multi- faceted way and to develop and participate in implementing innovative solutions. Excellent leadership skills with demonstrated abilities to resolve diverse problems, to understand the importance of structure, organization, resource management and to complete critical tasks in a timely mannerFluent verbal and written communication skills in English and in local language in assigned territory. Good Knowledge of project management tools. Ability to travel within and outside project coverage area. Valid driving license.
Job Map Data Collection Schedule Full-time Primary Location Africa-Egypt-Egypt-Cairo