GIS Manager London

This very dynamic and technology disruptive company is looking for an accomplished, driven and ambitious GIS Manager to lead and grow this centrally important team to support the company’s growth in the UK, Europe and USA.


The current GIS Team are responsible for the following:- 

Managing the acquisition of mapping data and updates from local authorities by establishing and building relationships with GIS Managers and Parking Managers in all councils. 

Managing 3rd party contractors tasked with conducting on street surveys using a variety of cutting edge technologies. 

Setting up quality management processes to ensure that all data is thoroughly checked before it is pushed live to customers and users. 

Managing all TRO changes so they are deployed on time to minimise disruption to users and customers. 

Ingesting new data from 3rd party contractors. 

Representing the GIS team in management meetings, with key customers and supplier meetings. 

Where necessary; ground truthing data to ensure its accuracy. 

Working with the Product Owner and Manager to feedback product enhancements and report bugs to ensure continual product improvement. 

Attending relevant GIS conferences, events and meetings to support the promotion of company products and services.


Key skills and experience:-

An academic background in GIS

Minimum 5 –10 years commercial GIS experience.

Must have experience working in a Team Lead / Management position

Solid experience working with QGIS 

Park Map experience would be highly beneficial

Excellent people management skills, including recruitment, objective setting, daily management and motivation.

Proven experience delivering GIS projects from initial requirements gathering through to delivery and ongoing support.

Good Python skills

Lidar Mapping / Data experience would be an advantage

Excellent communication skills both written and oral, and the ability to present in meetings as required.

Asset Management and GPS experience

Project management experience

Knowledge of OS and Open data knowledge

Must have experience of TRO management

Must have significant experience working on UK parking data 

Office based role working between 09:00-18:00


  • Reference: HQ00003756
  • Location: London
  • Salary: £50,000-£60,000
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Category: » GIS
  • Posted Date: 13/02/2018

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