Senior GIS Analyst

Job Title: Senior GIS Analyst
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Richmond, Victoria
Salary: AU$80000 - AU$100000 per annum
Reference: BBBH3010_1554335800
Contact Name: Peter Mikkonen
Contact Email:
Job Published: April 08, 2019 11:46

Job Description

We are looking for a Senior GIS Analyst to work with one of the leading innovative global organisations that influences the future of connected cars, IoT, autonomous driving and smart cities.
As Snr GIS Analyst you will be contributing to the collection and verification of Map Features for expansion and maintenance of content products for a defined geographic area by supporting the operational plan defined for the assigned territory.
You'll be responsible for;
  • Supporting the TL in supervising and supporting a group of junior team members
  • Occasionally supervise contractors
  • Planning, scheduling and performing field data collection as required, depending on the requirements set by the sub-region. Actively look for, interpret and act upon change signals in local areas of responsibility as well as enquire and draw intelligence from centrally generated change detection toolsets
  • Actively follow current trends and changes in GIS space
  • Contribute to the integration of a range of internal and external sources into the client's location data platform (variety of different data formats and feature types such as Points of Interest and Road Features)
  • Evaluating, analysing and transforming datasets prior to integration in accordance with client's specifications to help build and maintain digital map products
  • Use your strong technical and analytical skills to identify and implement automation opportunities that increases efficiency of existing data cleansing, transformation and reporting processes
  • Applying your local knowledge to aid decision making within the context of the database
  • Ensuring accurate representation in the database in a defined geographic area including monitoring and interpretation of contextual local change detection signals
  • Planning, executing and providing support for projects to be undertaken by Global Production Operations, which often deal with aspects of complex coding and analysis
  • Creating or reviewing complex work instructions designed to communicate project requirements
  • Utilising softwares such as ArcGIS and FME to conduct high-level analysis and verification of spatial data
  • Implementing effective communication and information strategies with the team and it's stakeholders
  • Contribute to resource planning and high-level team coordination activities with TL
What you'll have;
  • Bachelor's degree either in GIS/Geography, Business, Science, Technology or similar field
  • Around 4+ years of related work experience.
  • Local geographic knowledge/affinity/contextual understanding/cultural awareness
  • Experience in use of GIS software such as ArcGIS/MapInfo in a professional capacity
  • Python programming experience (preferred)
  • FME or data manipulation/integration/extraction process modelling experience desirable
  • Proficiency in MS Office specifically with Excel and Word
  • Fluent verbal and written communication skills
  • Ability to travel within and outside project coverage area
I you have the above skills and experience, and believe that you'd be a strong fit for the role, please apply. To learn more, please contact Peter on 02 8075 9910

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