Due to the award of new projects in Qatar, the transportation division is experiencing exciting growth and in need of an expert to provide GIS advice across the clients major portfolio of projects.
This is a unique opportunity to be part of team that will help shape the transportation industry in Qatar for years to come.
This critical role will report directly into the Project Manager and be responsible for all tasks as requested by the client.
Key responsibilities are providing technical GIS support to the client, communicating effectively with the client and other stakeholders, developing technical reports, drafting project progress reports, ensuring a documentation system is accurately recording all activities and running project cost reports.
Executing simple to complex transportation spatial analysis with the ability to create and run models in ArcGIS, write scripts using Python, and perform network, spatial, and 3D analysis.
Developing and maintaining internet maps and data downloader, including use and maintenance of ArcGIS Server and ArcGIS Online.
Providing technical assistance and support for GIS users, including troubleshooting, diagnostics, problem resolution and general question response.
Opportunity to support multi-disciplinary project teams to produce in-depth geospatial analysis and visualization deliverables.
Collating data entry, geocoding, analysis, validation, maintenance and update of GIS (spatial and attribute) data for the regions transportation system, transportation projects, land use, environment, and demography.
Establishing mapping procedures and standards for all transportation map products. Compose all forms of transportation facility mapping, including special use maps, performance measures maps, thematic maps, and decision support maps.
Knowledgeable on Qatar and proficiency in working with government agencies and stakeholders.
Preparing high-quality maps, graphics, and spatial data to support transportation plans and transportation data analysis.
Managing transportation data and synchronization from various data and software sources with transit systems related to transportation, condition, and performance.
Conducting geospatial visualization and analysis by working with a broad spectrum of planners, experts and engineers.
Ability to produce clear, precise and coherent analysis and reports.
Excellent, verbal, listening and presentation skills for a variety of audiences including presenting information to clients at formal and informal levels.
Ability to produce reports and confidently communicate in meetings and workshops to many key stakeholders.
The minimum qualifications for this position are : Degree in Geography or related fields from an accredited University. Minimum 10 years post graduate experience in GIS.
The ideal candidate will possess the following skills and experience : Professional experience using MicroStation, AutoCAD, Photoshop, InDesign, Acrobat an asset (ARCGIS).
Experience with high accuracy GPS and Esri (10.x, Pro) software, applications and extensions.Strong knowledge of topology, coordinate systems, and cartographic principles.
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