GIS Specialist

at Dimension Data (view profile)
Location Perth, Australia
Date Posted August 11, 2017
Category Analyst
Job Type Contract


Do you believe you can do anything? Then we’re here to help you do it.

If you have a desire to succeed and drive your own career, Dimension Data offers you the opportunity to make that happen.

We’re positioned to lead the change in the biggest transformation that the IT industry has seen in decades — and we need your talent, skill, and ambitious ideas. As a Global Top Employer to over 31,000 great people in more than 57 countries, you’ll be working with talented teams across the world. You’ll be doing great things for our clients and helping them achieve their business ambitions.

We are seeking a GIS Specialist to joining us on an initial contract and based in Perth CBD.

Description of services required of contractor:
Key outcomes expected of contractor:
  • Requirements gathering into a prescribed form (Team Transition Plans)
  • Use case documentation
  • Quality management – working with the exploration team and vendors on quality planning, quality assurance and quality control.
  • Scope Management – monitoring, clarifying, escalating, updating and closing out.
  • Integration Management – ensuring dependencies and actions are identified followed up and closed out.
  • Continuous Improvement - Continuously improving the long term GIS solution.
  • Active contribution to collaborative groups operating in relevant subject areas.
  • Active participation in the office Health, Safety and Environment programme.

Key Consultant Criteria:


  • Proven stakeholder engagement and management skills.
  • Proven business and technical analysis skills.
  • Proven business and technical requirements gathering and documentation.
  • Business process maps and technical functional specifications documentation
Specific skills/specialties:
  • Proven enterprise experience with the ESRI product stack.
  • Systems development lifecycle.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office tools – Excel, Word, PowerPoint, Visio
  • Facilitation skills
  • Written and oral communication skills
Leadership / Interpersonal skills
  • Interpersonal effectiveness: cross-cultural, cross-level
  • Facilitation skills
  • Written and oral communication skills
  • Desirable:
  • Experience in the Resources sector
  • Experience with Geological data

We look for people with a client centric, consultative approach. We want team players. We care about our clients, our colleagues, and the environment and we want you to do the same.

In return for your skills and your commitment to our values, you will be exposed to industry leading technology, projects and expertise. You’ll have the support of specialist colleagues across Australia and the globe. And unique in the contracting market, you’ll be charged no payroll administration fees, and have access to discounted training and certifications via Dimension Data Learning Solutions.

Join our growing global team and accelerate your career with Dimension Data. Apply today by clicking the ‘apply for this job’ button!

Diversity in Dimension Data
Dimension Data is an equal opportunity employer with a global culture that embraces diversity.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be unfairly discriminated against on any arbitrary ground including race, colour, sex, religion, national origin, veteran status, disability, gender identity, sexual orientation, or other protected category.

To be considered for the role click the 'Apply' button or for more information about this and other opportunities please contact Jian Barr on 1800 456 122. Please quote our job reference number: 231422.

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