GIS Engineer

Qatar Project Management (QPM)

Qatar

Posted
Ref: KP594-856

Job description / Role

• Provide advanced technical and/or operational expertise on GIS
• Create and manage online tools using spatial data; designs and implements spatial databases in SQL
• Delivery of the most appropriate schedules for asset data updates and cleansing
• Gather, verify, input and maintain accuracy of spatial data received from a variety of sources such as ROMD staff, contractors and suppliers
• Undertake site visit for verification of data and field inspection
• Create new desktop and online GIS software tools for use by GIS staff. Interfaces GIS and other software to construct complex applications.
• Provide complex and ad-hoc geo-spatial reports
• Carry out complex spatial and data analysis on gathered data and identify potential trends or issues with data accuracy
• Create maps which identify location of network infrastructure and assets
• Interpret as-built drawings, maps, graphs, aerial images, recognize and resolve discrepancies in data and take necessary action to ensure quality of information is accurate and acceptable
• Provide GIS data to ROMD to inform future planning and operations
• Prepare reports and maintain files, records and drawings
• Adhere to Health and Safety policy and procedures and comply with new work instructions
• Perform other duties/ tasks as required

Requirements

• Bachelor Degree or higher level qualification in Engineering in a relevant subject.
• Education qualification obtained from North America, West Europe, Australia
• Holder of Accreditation from the Institute of Asset Management (IAM) or similar would be an advantage
• Current/valid Qatar Driving License would be an advantage
• Minimum of 5 years’ work experience in a similar position
• Practical experience in developing SQL scripts to extract data is essential
• In depth knowledge and experience of web based GIS solutions, primarily ESRI ArcGIS, ArcGIS Server, and ArcGIS using Microsoft C #.Net, Python or VBA preferred Knowledge of Microsoft Office Packages and in particular Microsoft Excel 2010
• Ability to communicate verbally and in writing in English is essential
• Ability to communicate verbally and in writing in Arabic is preferred

About the Company

Qatar Project Management (QPM) is an independent subsidiary of Barwa Real Estate Development Company that provides expertise in Project Management, Design Management, Construction Management, and Contract Administration together with other associated Project Management functions. Established in 2008, QPM is centralized platform for provision of Project Management services to Barwa and Qatari Diar as well as local and international markets. QPM provides these services through an in-house team of highly-skilled, motivated, and qualified professionals supported by state-of-the-art information technology and highly-effective Project Management systems.

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