Geo Data Manager

  • Location:

    Corsham, Wiltshire

  • Sector:

    IT

  • Job type:

    Contract

  • Salary:

    £440 - £540 per day

  • Job ref:

    BBBH106968_1562936055

  • Published:

    8 days ago

  • Duration:

    12 Months

  • Start date:

    ASAP

  • Client:

    Undisclosed Company


Geographic Data Manager - GIS (DV Cleared), ESRI, ARC, GIS, ArcGIS, Geo, Database, C4ISR, Defence, Develop Vetted, Defence, Government, Public Sector, Manager, Managing, Spatial, Geospatial,

Our Central Government Defence client based in Corsham are recruiting for a Geographic Data Manager. The role requires DV Clearance.

A specialist geo data manager to configure geographical information services on application hosting environments in support of C4ISR applications with a dependency on mapping and imagery products and services.

The role
· Work with users to define services or products required from the Defence Geographic Centre (DGC) or other sources for use on the Operational Enterprise Service Bus Hosting
· Environment (OEHE) by hosted ESRI ARC GIS servers.
· Submitting requests for data sets.
· Work with the Design Authority to understand system architecture and support configuration of geo related components.
· Assist with onboarding geo data.
· Configure geo data and services to provide operationally focussed services to dependent
· C4ISR applications.
· Liaise with users on requirements for publishing maps in terms of scales/layers/area of interest.
· Provide input to geo working groups.

Key Skills / Experience
· Experience of managing and configuring ESRI ARC GIS products and data/services
· Experience of providing geo support in the use of operational systems.
· Knowledge of the various application specific requirements for mapping in different projections, formats and standards.
· Knowledge of geospatial concepts and terminology (projection types, coordinate systems etc)
· Competence in the use and relevance of ArcGIS products such as Arc Manager and Geometry Service.
· Familiarity with REST WMS services
· Knowledge of materials issued by DGC and the typical folder layout of rasters/tiles embedded therein
· Familiarity with setup and support of ArcGIS bespoke applications that use either the JavaScript SDK and/or Flex viewer
· Competence in publishing maps via ArcMAP tool and the use or construction of GEO databases via raster catalogue methodology (mosaic will not be available)
· Demonstrate compliance with the controls required for a Cyber Risk profile assessed as "Low" THIS IS A PASS/FAIL. Suppliers who do not meet this criteria will be sifted out
· Experience of working with C4ISR or related applications
· Experience of dealing with remote groups of stakeholders and managing expectations and communications between disparate groups
· Excellent communication skills
· Proven organisational ability
· Experience working within a Defence related environment
· Experience liaising with industry partners
· Ability to gather, analyse and present accurate, consistent messages to governance boards

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