Senior Analyst GIS (UAE National only)

Job Title: Senior Analyst GIS (UAE National only)
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: United Arab Emirates,
Salary: Negotiable
REF: HQ00019922
Contact Name: Kristina Khusseyn
Contact Email:
Job Published: almost 2 years ago

Allen & York are currently looking to recruit an experienced Senior Analyst GIS (UAE National) to join a key governmental entity in Abu Dhabi. The core responsibility will be compiling data and use advanced spatial analytical tools and techniques for modeling, geospatial analysis, produce thematic reports, charts and maps as requested by user sectors / divisions, in a timely and efficient manner.

The successful candidate will be responsible for the day-to-day operations to ensure continuity of work and the delivery of effective and high quality analytical outputs. His/her duty includes preparing of report on the operational activities, challenges and issues faced, mitigations taken.

Identify, develop and implement spatially enabled advanced analytical tools and solutions in order to meet the company's sectors' / divisions' requirements.
Utilize, upgrade and troubleshoot geospatial and statistical analytical tools and related products to ensure production of effective and high quality charts, maps and graphs for reports..
Collaborate with user sectors / divisions (Environment Quality and Terrestrial and Marine Biodiversity sectors) in order to understand and analyze spatial and statistical data requirements.
Perform data modeling, conversion, and visualization activities for geospatial and geographic data in order to create spatial information products as requested by the company's sectors / divisions.
Provide support to the company's sectors / division, as deemed necessary, in conducting spatial analysis activities, and data inventory and assessment, and in development of derivative data products.
Produce standard or custom maps, charts, graphs, tables and related information as requested by user sectors / divisions.
Collaborate with internal and external stakeholders on matters related to spatial analysis in order to facilitate flow of information.
Follow all relevant section policies, processes, procedures and instructions so that work is carried out in a controlled and consistent manner.
Support the creation of change management culture through taking a 'hands-on' and 'can-do' approach to EAD's new business changes, participating rapidly to the development of new initiatives, meeting planned targets, and demonstrating preferred high performance behaviours.
Comply with all relevant EHS guidelines, policies and procedures, report incidents and hazards in a timely manner, and reduce consumption of natural resources to support in protecting the environment and ensure a healthy and safe work environment.
Perform additional duties commensurate with the current role, as and when requested by the Section Manager GIS Analysis.

Masters' Degree Holder in Geographic Information Systems, Computer Science or any environment related specialization.
5 to 8 years of experience in undertaking geospatial analysis and modeling in environment related field.

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