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GIS Analyst

  • Location: Aberdeen
  • Job type: Contract
  • Sector: Geotechnical & Geoscience
  • Date posted: 07/03/2018
  • Job reference: VR/43522
This vacancy has now expired.
Raeburn are looking to speak with GIS Analyst candidates for a 4 month contract opportunity based with an E&P client in Aberdeen.

This role would support the organization in Geographical data management, and elaboration of cartographic documents significant confidentiality and security constraints because of the activity related to the criticity of some data.

- Produce complex regional cartographic thematic maps or location maps from various sources of data, ensuring the quality representation and understanding of the information.
- Ensure procedures, rules (attributes, workflows, standards, confidentiality) are applied to reduce costs and adherence to the deadlines.
- Ensure the integrity, organization, security and availability of cartographic documents and Geographical information.

- Produce cartographic documents and location maps, using the right geodetic system and recommended representation standards for all customer community.
- Manage Geographical information for the entire subsidiary: importing, organizing, QC, formatting, WEB publishing for availability, or exporting and conditioning the data for preservation.
- Apply procedures, standards and rules (naming convention, workflows, and confidentiality) to ensure data flow quality and access to the information.
- Perform searches and provide or produce inventories of the relevant Geographical information and data.
- Organize the quality control operations in both reference and study databases by using dedicated tools.
- Control the databases integrity (reference, studies), permanent update with incoming data and availability of the data.
- Apply methodologies and processes, ensuring the integrity of newly acquired maps, studies & other geodata.
- Execute various geodetic or topography calculations (coordinates conversions, surface calculations)
- Conduct complex GIS regional cartographic studies following applicable procedures, rules and adherence to deadlines.
- Contribute to the evolution of the cartographic and Geographical Information environment; proposing best practices in order to optimize workflow efficiency.

- Formal Education: Degree in Geosciences / Geographical Information Systems with 1-5 years experience within Oil & Gas industry
- Good technical skills in Geographical Information Systems, cartographic tools and data modelling (ESRI software, FME), Geodesy, and general knowledge in 3G métiers data computing.
- Behavioral skills: efficient, open-mindedness, adaptability, achievement orientation and a team player