Senior Geospatial Analyst at Land Information New Zealand, Canterbury
Mō tēnei tūranga mahi | About this role
- Work with smart and driven people who want to make a difference to New Zealand
- Use your experience with mapping tools such as QGIS, ArcMap and ArcGIS Pro
- Customer centric and future-focused business practices
Kōrero mō te tūranga - About the role
To support the on-time and on-track delivery of our Geospatial applications and solutions in this work, you'll rely on your significant experience with ArcGIS, ArcGIS Online and/or Enterprise. You'll develop and administer digital map system and applications, mobile applications and perform geospatial analysis. We'll look to you to collaborate with your team and contribute to our core projects and communicate with external parties to ensure our solutions are fit for purpose and optimise both performance and the quality of our data. You will be responsible for strategically aligning geospatial systems across our national programme support space and identifying efficiencies and improvements platform wide.
As part of your role, you'll draw on your technical geospatial skill to support your team to develop the Toitū Te Whenua LINZ and wider sector strategies and programmes in the Biodiversity and Biosecurity space. Day-to-day, you'll be undertaking research, providing advice and ensuring the effective evaluation of interventions is consistently supported by your work. You'll also have the opportunity to support systems such as the Wilding Conifer Information System or the Wallaby Information System. To sustain this work, ideally, you'll be comfortable performing data cleaning to convert data into its desired form and managing large datasets with a variety of data formats and coordinate projections. You will be familiar with ETL tools such as FME Desktop or FME Server to assist in managing data and data workflows.
You will draw on your strong communication and relationship building skills to collaborate with key stakeholders and partners to ensure best outcomes for Toitū Te Whenua LINZ.
Our team is made up of smart and driven people who want to make a difference to New Zealand. We focus on a culture of collaboration, supported by intelligent, customer centric and future-focused business practices.
At Toitū Te Whenua LINZ we aim to set our new staff up for success and long-term opportunities for professional development and enjoyable career pathways with us.
He pūkenga tou - Skills & Experience
To help you in this role, you will ideally be able to competently demonstrate the below:
- Deep knowledge of ESRI formats and the ESRI platform
- Significant knowledge in developing spatial data from maps, documents and other data sources
- Strength in analysing data and developing spatial data models and maps
- Proficient in managing and maintaining data sets and significant experience with mapping tools such as ArcGIS Pro
- Attention to detail, analytical mindset and good problem-solving skills
- Ability to manage large datasets with a variety of data formats and coordinate projections
- Experience working with ETL tools such as FME Desktop and/or FME Server
- Experience developing/administering large scale geospatial systems and applications
- Strong communication skills
The Salary range for this role starts at $95,846 with a midpoint of $112,760 and we are welcoming applications from people who can work from one of our following three office locations in Wellington, Hamilton or Christchurch.
Ngā mea e tukuna ana e tātau – What we offer our employees
- Interesting work which impacts Aotearoa as we care for whenua, moana and arawai
- Eye & ear care reimbursements
- Annual Flu Vaccinations
- Reduced Health Insurance Premiums
- Diverse groups and networks
- A screen provided for working from home
- A minimum of four weeks and three days annual leave
As an organisation Toitū Te Whenua embraces diversity, encourages work life balance and we have a flexible approach to the way we work which means you will quickly feel connected and valued. Toitū Te Whenua is one of the most engaged organisations in the public sector and people always say what a great place Toitū Te Whenua is to work.
Te Tākinatanga - Our Story
At Toitū Te Whenua Land Information New Zealand, our key role is to ensure New Zealanders have accurate information about where people and places are, that people have confidence in their property rights and that Crown property is well managed for future generations.
From the best way to develop farmland, build a new suburb, manage a high-country farm or navigate on land or at sea, our work and location information help people make better decisions and create economic, social, environmental and cultural value for New Zealand.
Tono mai - How to Apply
To apply, please click “Apply Online.” You'll be taken through to our Toitū Te Whenua Careers Centre where you'll be able to review further information about the responsibilities and accountabilities of this role in the Position Description. You'll be able to complete your online application form and upload a copy of your CV/Cover Letter.
Applications close 28 September 2022.
Toitū Te Whenua is currently undertaking a change programme, known as Organising Ourselves, which is focused on strengthening our connections, our agility and the way we engage and work with our customers and partners. Note that we will be making changes to our ways of working and how we think about and describe our roles as part of this programme.
If you have any questions about this role or working at Toitū Te Whenua, please email email@example.com and our Recruitment Team will be in touch with you.
Ngā taipitopito tūranga mahi | Job details
|Employer:||Land Information New Zealand|
|Position type:||Ongoing - Full Time|
|Category:||IT & computing|
|Attachment:||Senior Geospatial Analyst - Position Description.pdf (PDF, 216KB)
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