01224 211211

GIS Analyst - Aberdeen

ref: AG44957

The role:

  • Support organization in Geographical data management, and elaboration of cartographic documents significant confidentiality and security constraints because of the activity related to the criticity of some data.
  • High evolution domain, requiring a permanent adaptation around methodologies and competences.
  • Contract Position (6 - 8 months)


  • Demonstrate personal commitment to the company’s SHE policy.
  • Produce complex regional cartographic thematic maps or location maps from various sources of data, ensuring the quality representation and understanding of the information.
  • Ensure procedures, rules (attributes, workflows, standards, confidentiality) are applied to reduce costs and   adherence to the deadlines.
  • Ensure the integrity, organization, security and availability of cartographic documents and Geographical information.

Main Duties

  • Produce cartographic documents and location maps, using the right geodetic system and recommended representation standards for all customer community.
  • Manage Geographical information for the entire subsidiary: importing, organizing, QC, formatting, WEB publishing for availability, or exporting and conditioning the data for preservation.
  • Apply procedures, standards and rules (naming convention, workflows, and confidentiality) to ensure data flow quality and access to the information.
  • Perform searches and provide or produce inventories of the relevant Geographical information and data.
  • Organize the quality control operations in both reference and study databases by using dedicated tools.
  • Control the databases integrity (reference, studies), permanent update with incoming data and availability of the data.
  • Apply methodologies and processes, ensuring the integrity of newly acquired maps, studies & other geodata.
  • Execute various geodetic or topography calculations (coordinates conversions, surface calculations)
  • Conduct complex GIS regional cartographic studies following applicable procedures, rules and adherence to deadlines.
  • Contribute to the evolution of the cartographic and Geographical Information environment; proposing best practices in order to optimize workflow efficiency.


  • Formal Education: Degree in Geosciences / Geographical Information Systems with 1-5 years experience within Oil&Gas industry
  • Good technical skills in Geographical Information Systems, cartographic tools and data modelling (ESRI software, FME), Geodesy, and general knowledge in 3 G métiers data computing.
  • Behavioral skills: efficient, open-mindedness, adaptability, achievement orientation and a  team player

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Alan Golightly

Alan Golightly

Alan heads up the Infinity Resources business unit. Over 18 years of technical recruitment experience, supplying technical resourcing support to major oil and gas operators, epc's and service companies.

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