Gokul Ganesan
Search/geocoding Engineer at Mapbox | JS | Python

Self taught JavaScript and Python engineer, currently building & optimising data ETL pipeline for geocoding/search product of Mapbox. Previously working as a data analyst, was providing better insights for crucial strategic data procurements while building and maintaining Mapbox’s core product data foundation.
Mapbox
2017-07-01 - Ongoing
Engineer - Search
The geocoding team builds Mapbox's location search and manages the data that powers it. We expand coverage, find data, run benchmarks, squish bugs, and launch features. Our team has built everything from sophisticated server infrastructure and mobile apps to tiny, useful open-source libraries. We balance building for the future, concrete customer needs and the messiness of real world data. Specialized in improving/maintaining Data powering Mapbox's search product where I am building a backend pipeline which can consume huge amount of data and do a series of transformations (including cleaning, scoring, common data model conversion, QA etc) reliably at scale using various AWS cloud based infrastructure.
    Mapbox
    2016-11-01 - 2017-07-01
    Data Analyst
    Improved and maintained the underlying spatial data which powers all Mapbox products. Data quality analysis to help strategic Business decision, Maintain incoming customer feedback and incorporated it to into data pipeline to constantly maintain data quality.
      Indian Institute of Remote Sensing
      Remote Sensing and GIS - Master of Technology (M.Tech.)
      2014-01-01 - 2016-01-01
      bharathidasan university
      Geology/Earth Science, General - Bachelor of Technology (B.Tech.)
      2010-01-01 - 2014-01-01
      English
      Full professional
      German
      Elementary
      Hindi
      Professional working
      Malayalam
      Limited working
      Spanish
      Elementary
      Tamil
      Native or bilingual
      Node.js
        Extract, Transform, Load (ETL)
          Amazon Web Services (AWS)
            Research
              Remote Sensing
                Geology
                  Data Analysis
                    Project Management
                      Data Warehousing
                        Python
                          SQL
                            Docker
                              GIS
                                Bash
                                  Geocoding
                                    OSM
                                      Digital Image Processing