GIS Data Specialist (Mapping & Routing)

Location: Paarl

Ref: LRG21014

Type: Permanent

Industry: Geospatial

An establish GIS, Mapping & Routing business is seeking to employ a GIS Data Specialist to join their Paarl based team on a permanent basis. This is great opportunity for a either a technically strong junior geomatics graduate or a more experienced GIS Data Analyst/Specialist to join a team of passionate mapping professionals, delivering online and offline mapping and routing solutions to a variety of users.

The following skills and experience will be considered:

  • GIS Software - QGIS and ArcMap in a data production environment. Solid skills and understanding of data capture, QA and management.
  • Database - Data is managed in a PostgreSQL database environment and thus candidate must be able to use SQL extensively to manipulate data. Other SQL database experience will be considered.
  • Cartography skills in an offline and online publishing environment will be highly beneficial, but not essential.
  • Data Rendering – Experience in Vector tiles and Mapbox styling used for web maps and offline apps will be an added benefit.
  • pgRouting and other routing software skills and experience will be highly desirable, but not essential.
  • Scripting - The ability to work with developers and create complex scripts will be a major benefit. 


SALARY – Negotiable, dependant on experience



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