Skills: Software Specialist
Experience: 9 + Years
Education: Bachelors/3-5 yr Degree
Employment Type: Full Time Salaried Employee
Location: Dhahran, Eastern Province, Saudi Arabia
No location/work authorization restrictions found.
We are seeking a GIS Systems Analyst to join the Geospatial IT Unit of the Geomatics Services Division.
The Geospatial IT Unit is responsible for providing GIS mapping and GIS consultancy services to enable diverse business operations to leverage and incorporate GIS information in their business processes.
The primary role of the GIS Systems Analyst is to analyze, design, and manage the implementation of GIS projects from inception to final turnover for maintenance and support. To achieve this, the analyst must possess sufficient knowledge in managing geospatial data and IT systems. In addition, the analyst must have GIS business analysis and project management competencies.
As the successful candidate you will hold a bachelor's degree in computer science, geomatics engineering, geographic information science, or related fields from a recognized and approved program. Diplomas in surveying or cartography is desirable. An advanced degree with a specialization in GIS is preferred.
You will have at least 9 years of experience in providing GIS services, including at least 3 years in GIS systems implementation and GIS data modelling. Experience in rolling out solutions for the oil and gas industry or large enterprises would be a plus.
You must have experience in ESRI desktop and server products
You must have developed geoprocessing services
Experience in configuring and optimizing map services to ArcGIS Server and Portal for ArcGIS is preferred
Experience in GIS Mobile solutions such as ArcGIS Collector or Navigator is also preferred
Duties and Responsibilities
You will be required to perform the following:
Study, analyze, and set requirements for designing and developing GIS and geomatics related solutions
Coordinate with IT to assist in software development for GIS and geomatics related applications
Evaluate and provide proof of concepts for geomatics related technologies and GIS tools and methods
Advise and participate on the design and development of GIS map services and geospatial data models
Provide consultancy that could resolve problems or offer process enhancements for proponents in the GIS or geomatics related fields
Analyze and set access requirements for GSD geospatial data and GIS solutions