Geospatial Systems Team Lead

Contract type: Permanent
Location: Auckland, Auckland, Auckland
Specialisation: Technology Management & Leadership
Date: 2021-09-07
Salary: NZD0 - NZD140000 per annum
Reference: JO-2109-18503
Contact name: Jim Coates
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Job description

About the company
We are currently working with a client who are passionate about transforming Auckland through the power of location intelligence. So much so that they have one of the most established Geospatial teams in the country. This team supports an extensive platform with a number of products and solutions supporting the organisation and its customers.

About the role
This is a rare opportunity to lead a large team of 9 managing the GIS platform. In this role, you will be leading a team of high performing individuals, helping them to navigate the technology climate as well as the day to day working challenges of the current COVID environment in NZ.
You will play a key part in the development of best practice governance systems for GIS across the business and with that, help to empower the team to execute large pieces of work. This is not a hands on role, but would be expected to have a strong track record of working on enterprise GIS systems and understanding the complexities around them.

You will be helping to take the team on a journey towards different ways of thinking, maximising efficiency and making them the best team they can possibly be.
The team you will be managing will consist of systems specialists, GIS administrators and developers.
Requirements to be considered for the role
  • 8 years of experience preferably in the geospatial industry
  • 3+ years of leadership experience
  • Experience in technical leadership, leading strategies and delivering consultancy and advisory services
  • Knowledge and experience leading a best practice GIS platform – preferably using ArcGIS Enterprise
  • Personal resilience to sustain a high level of energy and positivity under extreme pressure managing multiple priorities.
If this sounds like a role for you then click apply today! If you have any further questions then contact Jim Coates on 0223071854.


Jim Coates
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