Solution Architect - Geospatial

Category: Architecture
Main location: United Kingdom, UK Wide - Various, UK wide
Position ID: J1120-1202
Employment Type: Full Time

Position Description:

If you have a passion for what Geospatial technology can do for mainstream services, transforming laborious processes and improving lives, come and join our expanding Geospatial team in the South West, as a GIS Solution Architect. From public service transformation to cutting-edge commercial projects, our work has a wide reach, helping make the everyday easier, for everyone. When you start your CGI story, not only will you be improving people’s lives, you can be sure we’ll do the same for you.

The GIS Solution Architect will take the lead on defining our customers’ solutions as well as the development of CGI’s own geospatial IP. You will need to demonstrate strong communication and stakeholder management skills, as well as a background in hands-on software development with some solid GIS experience.

This role will involve mainly remote working with some occasional (expensed) travel to our Chippenham office. There will need to be an induction period spent on site in Chippenham, with remote working thereafter.

All applicants must hold or be prepared to undergo National Security Vetting (NSV) Security Check (SC) level.

Your future duties and responsibilities:

Key duties include:

• Designing & developing geospatial solutions for our customers
• Development of CGI’s IP
• Stakeholder/customer engagement
• Requirements capturing
• Contributing to bid creation

Required qualifications to be successful in this role:

Must have:

• Python (3.x & 2.x) / Django
• ESRI ArcGIS Server
• GDAL / OGR
• GeoServer
• PostgreSQL / PostGIS
• Azure/AWS
• Team lead experience

Experience with a mix of some of the following is beneficial:

• Ubuntu
• GeoNode
• Openlayer / Leaflet
• ESRI Desktop
• QGIS
• React
• Ansible
• Kubernetes
• Oracle / Oracle Spatial
• MS SQL Server / Spatial Extension
• Business Intelligence
• Machine Learning
• SCRUM certified

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Skills:

  • Django
  • Openlayers
  • Postgre SQL
  • Python
  • Ubuntu
  • Kubernetes

What you can expect from us:

Insights you can act on

While technology is at the heart of our clients’ digital transformation, we understand that people are at the heart of business success.

When you join CGI, you become a trusted advisor, collaborating with colleagues and clients to bring forward actionable insights that deliver meaningful and sustainable outcomes. We call our employees "members" because they are CGI shareholders and owners and owners who enjoy working and growing together to build a company we are proud of. This has been our Dream since 1976, and it has brought us to where we are today — one of the world’s largest independent providers of IT and business consulting services.

At CGI, we recognize the richness that diversity brings. We strive to create a work culture where all belong and collaborate with clients in building more inclusive communities. As an equal-opportunity employer, we want to empower all our members to succeed and grow. If you require an accommodation at any point during the recruitment process, please let us know. We will be happy to assist.

Ready to become part of our success story? Join CGI — where your ideas and actions make a difference.