Data Engineer – Space Maps

Woven Planet

  • Full Time

ABOUT WOVEN PLANET GROUP
Woven Planet Group (Woven Planet) represents a carefully curated blend of expertise and resources dedicated to bringing the vision of “Mobility to Love, Safety to Live” to life. Through innovations and investments in automated driving, robotics, smart cities, and more, we are transforming how humankind lives, works, and moves. We exist to design, build, and deliver secure, connected, and sustainable mobility solutions that benefit all people worldwide. Founded in 2018 as Toyota Research Institute – Advanced Development (TRI-AD), Woven Planet is composed of four complementary companies: Woven Planet Holdings, Woven Core, Woven Alpha, and Woven Capital.

Visit us to learn more: https://www.woven-planet.global/

TEAM
The Automated Mapping Platform team is responsible for developing a new high definition mapping cloud platform by integrating sensor data from vehicles and global imagery from satellites. It is an open software platform based on a contribution model, where participating developers accept to supply anonymized sensor data to the platform. In return every developer has easy, safe, open and sustainable access to high definition maps from across industries, fleets and car makers. 
AMP SpaceMaps team is challenged with creating global scale maps from petabyte scale imagery data sets. The team is heavily involved in leveraging state of the art GIS, ML and computer vision technologies for massively scalable data pipelines and services.

WHO ARE WE LOOKING FOR?
As a Data Engineer in the Automated Mapping Platform SpaceMaps team, you want to be part of building a platform to generate AMP map data. You have a good understanding of data modeling, handling of large data sets, ETL processes and report generation. You are diligent, keen to learn new technologies, and looking to contribute to building a global ecosystem through the new technology of HD mapping.

 

RESPONSIBILITIES

 

  • Design, build & support data pipelines to handle large sets of GIS and Imagery data.
  • Design, build & support data management for ML and computer vision applications.
  • Responsible for the dataflow architecture and scalability.
  • Research & proactively suggest new tools/approaches to handle data.
  • Maintain and improve the existing data pipelines.
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    MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS

     

  • Computer science or equivalent degree and a minimum of 4 years work experience.
  • Experience in data modeling & database design.
  • Experience working with relational, non-relational and document databases, preferably with PostgreSQL and Elasticsearch.
  • Working proficiency and communication skills in verbal and written English.
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    PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS

     

  • Experience with GIS data.
  • Experience handling data in multi-region.
  • Experience integrating with CI tools, such as GitHub Actions, Circle CI.
  • Experience with Agile/Scrum and typical agile tools (JIRA, Confluence). 
  • Working experience to adapt with cross cultures and time zones.
  • Experience working with AWS products i.e. RDS, etc.
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    If you are currently located outside of Japan, don’t worry, we’ll set an interview over Google Hangout Meet or Skype.