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Senior GIS Analyst (6 month contract Cork)

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Job Summary

  • Dublin
  • Contract
  • JN -052024-1962398
  • 3 weeks ago
  • Competitive
Job Description

 

Position Overview:

As a GIS Analyst, you will be responsible for creating, analyzing, and maintaining geospatial data to support our various projects. You will work closely with cross-functional teams to deliver high-quality GIS products and services. This role requires a strong analytical mindset, proficiency in GIS software, and the ability to manage multiple tasks effectively in a remote environment.

 

Key Responsibilities:

 

  • Collect, compile, and organize geospatial data from various sources. Maintain and update GIS databases, ensuring data accuracy and integrity.
  • Perform spatial analysis to support project requirements and decision-making processes. Create detailed maps and visualizations to represent spatial data and analysis results.
  • Utilize GIS software (e.g., ArcGIS, QGIS) for data analysis, mapping, and reporting. Develop and maintain GIS applications and tools as needed.
  • Develop ArcGIS mapping applications and tools to facilitate the work of Surveyors on field using fibre optic spatial data.
  • Work with stakeholders to implement data strategies, build data flows, and develop logical and physical data models.
  • Reduce ArcGIS map creation time by 50% and automate redundant GIS processes using Python ArcGISAPI and GIS libraries such as ArcPy, Geopandas, GDAL/OGR.
  • Coordinate with Network Designers and retrieve data by analyzing spatial data of a region using mapping software such as QGIS and ArcGIS Pro.
  • Communicate findings and present GIS data in a clear and concise manner to stakeholders.
  • Conduct quality assurance checks on spatial data and outputs to ensure accuracy and reliability.

 

Requirements:

 

  • Minimum of 2-3 years of experience as a GIS Analyst or in a similar role.
  • Experience working with GIS software such as ArcGIS, QGIS, or similar tools.
  • Proficient in spatial data analysis and cartography.
  • Strong technical skills in GIS software and related technologies.
  • Excellent problem-solving abilities and attention to detail.
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to work independently and manage time effectively in a remote work environment.
  • Familiarity with GPS and remote sensing technologies.
  • Experience with database management and SQL is a plus.
  • Understanding of spatial data formats and metadata standards.

 

Preferred Qualifications:

 

  • Advanced degree or GIS certification.
  • Knowledge of programming languages such as Python for GIS scripting and automation.

Morgan McKinley is acting as an Employment Agency and references to pay rates are indicative.

BY APPLYING FOR THIS ROLE YOU ARE AGREEING TO OUR TERMS OF SERVICE WHICH TOGETHER WITH OUR PRIVACY STATEMENT GOVERN YOUR USE OF MORGAN MCKINLEY SERVICES.

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Consultant Details

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Amy Ormond
Amy Ormond