GIS Technical Architect

GIS Technical Architect

Job Title: GIS Technical Architect
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Chippenham, Wiltshire
Salary: Bonus
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 894435_1544546464
Contact Name: Kevin Raymond
Contact Email:
Job Published: December 11, 2018 16:41

Job Description

GIS Technical Architect
Our client a leading developer of information and communications technology services is looking to recruit a skilled GIS Technical Architect catering for the needs of a variety of private and public sector organisations. You will have experience of the sales and delivery processes as well as presentations, BID preparation and technical solution design. You will come from a GIS application software background ideally.
This Is an opportunity to work for a leading technology organisation serving a huge range of customers using a wide range of technologies.
Job Requirements
*Working with customers to realise their GIS needs i.e. business and requirements analysis, scope etc.
*Advising clients on the architecture and use of GIS as well as delivering on their strategies and designs within a delivery team
*Pre-sales support, presentations to customers and input into GIS related bids
*Development of proof of concept and demonstrator systems as well as development of GIS software applications
*Design of GIS systems and act as Design Authority for GIS projects
*Advise on integration of GIS components into mainstream IT systems
*Planning of timescales and resources
*Preparation of documentation and other artefacts
*Identify potential customers and develop client relationships
Essential Skills:
*Good degree in Computer Science or equivalent with extensive experience of GIS software
*Experience of pre-sales support
*Experience of the software development lifecycle
*Experience of ESRI 10.x software suite or other enterprise scale GIS
*Knowledge of Open Source GIS e.g. OpenLayers, GeoNetwork, GeoServer, PostGIS & PostgreSQL, GeoExt, JQuery
*Experience of working with UK mapping data e.g. Ordnance Survey MasterMap etc.
*Knowledge of UK, European & Worldwide GIS standards (e.g. OGC, INSPIRE, ISO 19115, ISO 19119).
*Experience of working in large enterprise GIS solution projects
*Experience of handling complex data
Please be aware that you must be prepared to travel to customer sites as and when required.
Key Skills - GIS, Geospatial, ESRI, Post GIS, Architect, Mapping, GEOServer
Permanent Role
Salary - to £60000
Location - Bristol, Chippenham, Wiltshire, Reading
Electus Recruitment Solutions provides specialist engineering and technical recruitment solutions to a number of high technology industries. We thank you for your interest in this vacancy. If you don't hear from us within 7 working days please presume your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion. You are of course free to resubmit your CV/details in the future and we shall assess your suitability at that time.
Due to the nature of work undertaken at our client's site, incumbents of these positions are required to meet special nationality rules and therefore these vacancies are only open to sole British Citizens. Applicants who meet this criteria will also be required to undergo security clearance vetting, if not already security cleared to a minimum SC level.

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