Liquid error: No such DB template ''sections/sub-banner''

Rail - Geospatial Web Specialist - Stratford

  • Location

    Stratford, London

  • Sector:

    Rail & Civil Infrastructure

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    Up to £0.00 per annum

  • Contact:

    Rosie Wilkinson

  • Contact email:


  • Job ref:


  • Published:

    about 3 years ago

  • Expiry date:


There is a requirement for a Geospacial Web Specialist on the Crossrail project on a contract-basis for at least a year in Stratford.

Role Brief:

  • To manage GIS applications and their system interfaces to ensure project information, required for the progress of the Project, is available to the Business.
  • Responsible for the configuration and technical support of GIS server and web software.
  • Develop and maintain GIS system interfaces to other business applications, including asset management, access management and other business systems as required.
  • Develop functionality to enable custom workflows and functions to be applied to web-based tools.
  • Provide technical support for teams.
  • Provide training, assistance and guidance to members of the Project as required.
  • Keep abreast of skills and knowledge within the discipline and undertake further training as necessary to update knowledge of GIS and CAD technology as it develops.
  • Act as a designated reference point for GIS management within the Crossrail Project.
  • Support the GIS team to ensure geospatial information is readily available to the Crossrail Project.

Skills & Experience Required:

Thoroughly competent in modern computer systems with specialised knowledge of:

  • GIS products (ArcGIS Enterprise, ArcGIS Online, ArcGIS Desktop and FME Desktop / Server) including architecture, configuration and customisation.
  • Database products including Oracle Spatial and SQL Server.
  • Experience in the administration of GIS software and associated Databases listed above.
  • Knowledge of Spatial Database techniques and methodologies are essential.
  • Experience with related programming languages such as SQL, PL/SQL, .NET (specifically C#), Python and JavaScript are highly desirable.
  • Experience with CAD technologies, specifically Bentley products (ProjectWise / Microstation), would be beneficial.
  • Ability to set and maintain Project Standards connected with GIS data and systems.
  • Knowledge of cartography/topographic surveying techniques, knowledge of London Survey Grid would be beneficial.
  • Working knowledge of GIS industry standards such as those relating to metadata, topology, data sharing and OGC would be desirable.
  • Relevant qualification (e.g. Degree or equivalent) or extensive proven experience in Geospatial Systems.