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Specialist - Geospatial Solutions

Khatib & Alami


Ref: KP556-134

Job description / Role

Specialist is responsible for contributing to requirements analysis, various development plans and design, procedures and standards, solution monitoring and customization. S/He is responsible to implement the Department’s business plan, promote the business, oversee delivery, enforce policies and procedures, ensure quality, and manage cost. S/He shall stay abreast of the latest trends and developments in the GIS space related to Energy & Utilities and represent the firm in the professional GIS community and international forums

Key Responsibilities Areas and Activities of the Role

Customer Focus
- Represent the organization on Geospatial Systems Integration (GSI) Energy & Utilities topics and contribute to enhancing the brand name and reach of the firm
- Meet with the customer and understand the business and related processes
- Provide support as needed to Senior Manager / Manager – {Energy | Electricity | Water | Renewables} Segment where client negotiations are required
- Follow up on deliverables acceptance and communicate comments efficiently
- Ensure client satisfaction with Energy & Utility project deliverables

Internal Business Process
- Perform analysis on client’s business processes; prepare working documentation plans and designs to support solutions implementation as needed
- Contribute to the development of Database, Application Design and installation documents as needed
- Configure, customize implement solutions / products as needed
- Contribute to implementation plan
- Prepare inputs to proposals, as needed
- Ensure compliance of corporate policies and procedures

Learning & Growth
- Participate in relevant training and knowledge transfer to enhance skill set and keep abreast of domain advances
- Enforce a knowledge management culture to capture and share client interactions within a knowledge repository in accordance with K&A’s knowledge management policies and procedures
- Stay abreast of the latest trends, developments and products in the GIS space related to Energy & Utilities


- Bachelor Degree in Engineering or equivalent
- Esri Technical Certification
- ArcFM Technical Certification is nice to have

- Very good knowledge of the application of geospatial technologies to the Energy & Utilities industries
- Very good knowledge of the Geospatial and Energy & Utilities industry trends and competitive landscape in the countries of operation
- Understanding of international geospatial / engineering standards and codes as applicable
- Good business development skills
- Very good analytical and technical vision skills
- Very good knowledge of business re-engineering Principals and processes
- Ability to rapidly comprehend the functions and capabilities of new technologies and business value-add proposition
- Very good presentation skills
- Good planning and organizing skills
- Very good communication skills
- Proficiency in spoken and written English

Experience Required to Execute this Role
- 6+ years of relevant experience in Geospatial, Energy & Utilities industries with a demonstrated deep knowledge and expertise in geospatial technologies and its application to Energy & Utilities businesses
- Good experience analyzing business requirements and developing case models
- Good experience in delivering products, solutions, and services under projects
- Demonstrated experience with developing and maintaining relationships with clients and partners
- Excellent relevant industry experience within the Middle East and other countries of operation

About the Company

Khatib & Alami, a multidisciplinary urban regional planning, architectural and engineering consulting company, offers clients an integrated approach toward the ever-increasing need for reliable project delivery systems. In-house expertise and the continuous recruitment of bright and innovative professionals enable us to meet the challenges of development with due consideration to environmental protection, social and economic characteristics of society. In close concert with clients, we have been able to consolidate factors that make the resultant project coincide with the client's vision within the time frame and budget set out for implementation.

K&A started its consulting services in Lebanon and extended the areas of its professional activities in accordance with the growth of its experience, and its human and financial resources. The company operates in various countries including Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, United Arab Emirates, Sultanate of Oman, State of Qatar, State of Kuwait, Kingdom of Bahrain, Yemen, Jordan, Palestine, Syria, Iraq, Algeria, Egypt, Morocco, Libya, Sudan, Kazakhstan, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, Belgium, Gabon and USA. K&A employs around 4,000 professionals and technicians. Since 1984, K&A has continuously ranked among the top 100 International Design firms as published by Engineering News Record (ENR). K&A has also obtained the ISO 9001:2000 certification for its Quality Management System (QMS).

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Personal Assistant salaries in Qatar

Average monthly compensation
QAR 11,500

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