Editor I

Requisition ID
Traffic Data Collection


The Traffic Editor is assigned to the HERE Traffic Incident Management Center (HTIMC), Chicago.  The editor is responsible for gathering and disseminating traffic information to clients and end users utilizing HERE’s distribution systems.   Methods employed to gather traffic information may include emergency services monitoring, monitoring of traffic cameras and handling incoming calls, including verification of all data via outgoing calls and other resources. The position combines the use of technology to gather and distribute traffic incident data along with a journalistic approach for retrieval and verification of real-time traffic incident data. The Editor routinely works with Traffic Editing software.




  • Gathering real time traffic incident data through a variety of both publicly available and proprietary resources. 
  • This includes making phone calls to public agencies; monitoring emergency communications via radio scanner; review of internet based content delivery; traffic camera observation; and other internal HERE traffic incident management tools.
  • Entry of real-time traffic incident data in the HERE traffic incident management system. This includes all updates to initial incident entry, in real-time.
  • Accountable for interfacing with HERE software applications.
  • Must be available for all scheduled shifts, which may include weekends as part of a regularly scheduled shift.
  • Other related duties as required


  • Thrive in a dynamic team environment
  • Possess excellent written and verbal communications skills
  • Have computer literacy
  • Be capable of handling multiple tasks under occasionally severe time constraints and be deadline driven.

HERE is an equal opportunity employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, age, gender identity, sexual orientation, marital status, parental status, religion, sex, national origin, disability, veteran status, and other legally protected characteristics.


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