Locale : English
Create document Page
Review document
Page Added

Consultant, GIS specialist

Job Profile

Mott MacDonald’s Integrated Transport division is looking to expand its Geographical Information Systems (GIS) capabilities in the UK with a new position based at company headquarters in Croydon. In this role you will be required to collaborate with colleagues within the division and across other areas in our business to provide GIS, data and mapping support on a wide range of transport and other projects.
Here are some of the current projects you could be involved in:
  • HS2 - UK’s largest transport project for the next two decades
  • Heathrow – working with the airport to develop their expansion proposals
  • Visualisation of transport model outputs
  • Expand client base for GIS work in the South East

Job Description

Undertake analysis to process raw data into maps, tables and graphs to inform data deliverables and reports. Typical responsibilities will also include GIS analysis within transport projects, report / bid writing, project management and client engagement. You will be required to create maps from GIS software, provide assistance and methodological advice to transport modellers in both their analysis and presentation of outputs and advise project managers on GIS methods and project deliverables. The successful candidate will also need to support bid managers in drafting and collating bid documentation, learn the quality, environment and safety requirements of projects and further develop project management skills. We require someone who can liaise confidently with external clients and colleagues across Mott MacDonald and work to expand our client and project portfolio of GIS projects.

Candidate Specification

You should be able to demonstrate a range of data analysis skills and be enthusiastic about the GIS and transport for both public and private sector projects. Candidates must be articulate and have excellent written English skills, as well as being willing to input independent thought and analysis into their work.

Essential competencies and qualifications:
  • Degree in preferably one of the following subjects: Geography; Geographical Information Science/Systems; Maths or relevant fields
  • Excellent data analysis skills within MS Excel
  • GIS experience with ESRI or MapInfo products
  • Knowledge of transport planning and policy issues
  • Experience of engaging with clients

Desirable competencies and qualification:
  • Masters degree or above in one of the relevant subject areas
  • Project management experience
  • Experience of working within a consultancy environment
  • Experience with socio-demographic and economic data
  • Experience with spatial databases including Microsoft SQL Server, Postgres or Oracle
  • Data analyst skills within MS Access or SPSS
  • Experience of providing data for transport or other models
  • Experience with accessibility planning software
  • Experience with ‘Big data’
  • Overseas experience
  • Experience with ArcGIS ModelBuilder
  • Experience with Visual Basic and/or MapBasic and/or Python
  • Experience using Autodesk products
  • Experience with QGIS
  • Experience with online/interactive mapping tools (ArcGIS Online and/or ArcGIS for Server)
  • Potential client contacts

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate, and take positive steps to create an inclusive culture.
icon-arrow-down-smlicon-arrow-left-lrgicon-arrow-left-smlicon-arrow-right-lrgicon-arrow-right-smlicon-arrow-up-smlicon-championsicon-closeicon-downloadicon-educationicon-emailicon-grid-viewicon-languageicon-link-toicon-list-viewicon-locationicon-login-registericon-minusicon-moreicon-phoneicon-plusicon-recently-viewedicon-searchicon hashkey-facts-corner-sashquote-underlinesocial-icon-facebooksocial-icon-googleplussocial-icon-linkedinsocial-icon-twittersocial-share-icon-facebooksocial-share-icon-facebooksocial-share-icon-googleplussocial-share-icon-googleplussocial-share-icon-instagramsocial-share-icon-instagramsocial-share-icon-linkedinsocial-share-icon-linkedinsocial-share-icon-twittersocial-share-icon-twittersocial-share-icon-youtubesocial-share-icon-youtubesina-weiboMM-Shape01-Quote-ViewsMM-Shape03-Quote-LocationsMM-Shape05-Quote-ProjectsMM-Shape12-Quote-SectorsMM-Shape13-Quote-ExpertiseMM-Shape14-Quote-About-UsMM-Shape14-Quote-Careerscheckmarkicon-expand-viewicon-apply-nowmenusphereicon-cookiesicon-legalicon-registered-companiestarget