senior gis analyst in Sydney

ria cortes, randstad
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AU$ 45.00 - AU$ 50.00 per hour

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sydney, new south wales
government & defence
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AU$ 45.00 - AU$ 50.00 per hour
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ria cortes, randstad
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job description

About the role:

The position has specific responsibility for spatial data management, advanced spatial analysis, and data publishing in support of the statutory planning and reporting functions of the Department as well as Planning Portal Spatial Viewer and Open Data initiatives, this includes:

  • Maintain spatial databases to designated corporate standards to ensure their efficient and effective operation
  • Provide specialist expertise in the manipulation and analysis of spatial data using ArcGIS software Provide GIS support and advice to the department areas where GIS resources do not exist, and advice on GIS matters as required.
  • Maintain centralised spatial databases to mandated corporate standards to ensure their efficient operation and reliability Produce high-quality maps and reports in accordance with corporate standards.
  • Provide advanced technical advice as required to staff in the use of ArcGIS at the advanced level
  • Managing time and effort across a variety of projects

About the candidate:

  • The successful candidate is required to have more than 5 years’ experience in the GIS industry
  • Appropriate tertiary qualifications or relevant experience in spatial data integration, analysis, and mapping using ArcGIS
  • management of numerous projects simultaneously
  • hands-on experience with FME field manipulation engine
  • manual management of large datasets
  • experience with SDE spatial data engine
  • capacity to work as an active team member in a multi-disciplinary team, to produce consistently high-quality work in a challenging environment
  • demonstrated knowledge, understanding, and practical experience of data management and supporting quality management systems
  • demonstrated effective interpersonal, persuasive, and negotiation skills (oral and written)
  • demonstrated commitment to building and maintaining close professional relationships with a diverse range of stakeholders.

What's in it for you:

Working as a contractor with Randstad comes with many benefits including:

  • Access to our benefits platforms offering discounts at a range of huge retailers
  • 3 x pay runs per week ensuring you are always paid within the week
  • Exclusive access to roles before we go to market
  • Access to our employee assistance program services, including counseling services

If this is of interest, please send your CV along with a cover letter to or apply below.

At Randstad, we are passionate about providing equal employment opportunities and embracing diversity to the benefit of all. We actively encourage applications from any background.


Project management


• 5 years’ experience in GIS industry
• Appropriate tertiary qualifications or relevant experience in spatial data integration, analysis, and mapping

educational requirements

Associate Degree/Diploma