Mapping Local Expert


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Mapping Local Expert



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LOCAL EXPERTRole ObjectiveLocality Experts program that can be leveraged to improve freshness and accuracy of all Auto data attributes. This
will be done by establishing a Locality Expert that will become knowledgeable of local conditions, policies, and
country wide changes to proactively build a pipeline of potential real word changes.Responsibilities
? Below are the set of responsibilities that this team would be required to perform
¦ Do Market research around trends in Auto industry
¦ P0: Speed limits, EVCS
¦ P1: other ADAS
? Work with the policy team on the policy creation for these countries and provide local context as needed.
? Do meta QC and random checks to figure out quality issues
? Create a country metric for quality and conduct in-country drives to provide feedback and data to client
working groups.
? Be an owner for the country for queries from any other team as well for other basemap features other
than Transit.
? Curate region-specific implicit/statutory speed limits and rules (for e.g., arterials in a town should be 20 vs
a state-wide rule of 30)
? Research news articles, notices from govt./highway construction/other agencies, when there are
scheduled maintenance/repair
? Identifying edge cases (like unique sign variations, urban area polygon logic, etc.) that might get missed.
Similarly, identifying gaps in algorithms.
? Providing inputs to prioritize issues more proactively, and with local knowledge (i.e. which missing signs
are causing the most problems, what errors are most egregious for users).
? Support proactive outreach with govt. and transit authorities to understand upcoming changes, systematic
issues with our data, etc… (To be disambiguated with Outreach and Partnerships, who will own data
? Support the partnerships and other outreach teams in local knowledge and context as needed.
? Consult on all sign types to provide local context and understanding and interpretations of various road
? Assist with quality assurance and country certification processes to ensure that the highest quality level is
reached and maintained in the assigned country.Experience / Skills
? 3+ years of experience in the automotive industry or Urban planning, Traffics/ Transit/ Signals/ Signages
? Strong understanding of market research methodologies and techniques.
? Excellent written and verbal communication skills in Spanish and in English
? Ability to work independently and as part of a team.
? Ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously.
? Excellent time management and organizational skills.
? Strong analytical, excellent attention to detail and problem-solving skillsEmployee Status : Full Time EmployeeShift : Day JobTravel : NoJob Posting : Feb 27 2024About Cognizant Cognizant (Nasdaq-100: CTSH) is one of the world’s leading professional services companies, transforming clients’ business, operating and technology models for the digital era. Our unique industry-based, consultative approach helps clients envision, build and run more innovative and efficient businesses. Headquartered in the U.S., Cognizant is ranked 185 on the Fortune 500 and is consistently listed among the most admired companies in the world. Learn how Cognizant helps clients lead with digital at or follow us

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Wed, 28 Feb 2024 23:35:53 GMT

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