Database Coordinator at MobilityData

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Database Coordinator MobilityData. About the position. Entry Level role. Ideal start: May 2024. Independent contractor or temporary employee (6-12 months). Part time, . 10-15 . hrs/week. Hourly salary range: 18.50.  - . 26.50 CAD depending on experience. Location: . Montreal. , generally working from . home. or . co-work space. We are looking for a database coordinator to join our team and play a crucial role in maintaining and enhancing our . Mobility Database. , a directory of 2000+ GTFS datasets from across the globe, to meet the evolving needs of our international community. . As a database coordinator, you will be responsible for ensuring the accuracy, completeness, and timeliness of the data within our database.. What you will do. Conduct thorough research to identify and gather relevant GTFS feeds, ensuring that our Mobility Database remains current and comprehensive.. Perform cross-checks between our database and other publicly available databases to ensure we have the latest data on the market.. Add new data entries obtained from our data entry form.. Evaluate the freshness of the data within our database and take necessary actions to address any staleness issues.. Communicate with data providers to send friendly reminders and ensure that they maintain their publicly available data.. Assist in drafting technical documentation to support the GTFS community and promote best practices in data management.. Who you are. Strong research skills with the ability to gather and analyze data effectively.. Demonstrated ability to work independently and manage the integration process from research to implementation.. Proficiency in Git/GitHub for version control and collaborative development.. Analytical mindset with a keen attention to detail.. Would be nice if. Experience with database administration and proficiency in SQL is preferred.. Previous experience working with GTFS data or similar transit data formats.. An interest in open-source and open-data topics.. Familiarity with Python is beneficial for modifying scripts and addressing bugs in adding feeds to our Mobility Database.. Join us in revolutionizing our Mobility Database and be part of a dynamic team dedicated to making a positive impact on the way people access transit information worldwide. Apply now to become a key player in shaping the future of better mobility through data!