Map Designer

Website LocusLabs LocusLabs

LocusLabs is an early-stage company providing enterprise indoor mapping and location-based services to any device on any platform. Today we are the leader in the travel space and we are expanding into new markets. Current customers include the largest airlines, airports, and brands in the world. Tens of millions of mobile users access our platform every month.

This is an amazing opportunity to get in on the ground floor of a company that is making an enormous impact and work with an experienced team. Candidates must be able to adapt to the fast-paced environment, work independently, and be passionate about enabling their team members and customers to succeed.

Responsibilities

  • Maintain ownership of creating original maps and location meta-data from field-collected data sources.
  • Help define and maintain precise, scalable, and efficient map building processes.
  • Collaborate with Content Managers and field-based Data Collectors to ensure that maps are created with accuracy.
  • Contemplate creative new ways to solve problems and prove them out.
  • Maintain detailed metrics of the content creation efforts for use in improving processes.
  • Provide feedback to engineering and product teams to optimize our custom tools and processes

Requirements

  • At least 2 years experience in developing maps in an architectural, engineering, GIS or cartography environment.
  • A precise eye and passion for map design and cartography
  • Experience with Adobe Illustrator
  • The ability to visually recognize intricate design details related to fonts, color, strokes, patterns, etc.
  • A keen sense of space and associated dimensions
  • A portfolio of detailed plans or maps, preferably at least one large project where design consistency was a requirement
  • AutoCAD, ArcGIS or related software tools experience
  • Strong English proficiency, both speaking and writing

This is a full-time position in our Galactic Headquarter in Oakland, California.

Compensation includes salary and meaningful stock options.

If you have these skills and are passionate about making a difference and joining a great startup team, we want to talk to you!

To apply for this job please visit locuslabs.recruiterbox.com.