Senior Geospatial Specialist – Programme Delivery Team

  • Full Time
  • Auckland
  • Applications have closed.

Website Auckland Coucnil

  • No one GIS Project will be the same
  • Utilise new Industry Technology
  • Join one of New Zealand’s largest geospatial teams

The opportunity

The Geospatial Programme Delivery Team is responsible for delivering all ICT initiatives at Auckland Council that require geospatial intelligence or technologies. We believe in building relationships and collaborating to empower users of geospatial solutions and drive innovation and capability. We also believe in operating in a high performing, agile manner to work efficiently and effectively to deliver high value solutions.

Your key responsibilities will be helping to lead the delivery of the geospatial programme of work and provide leadership to multiple projects through all stages of the project lifecycle. You will be applying your experience with Esri and Safe products, using industry best practise, to lead and implement major change to the Auckland Council GIS.

You will be working to continually improve business processes around programme delivery and work with our customers to deliver great outcomes. Finally, you will build relationships and collaborate to empower users of geospatial solutions and drive innovation and capability.

About you

You will have 5+ years’ experience of Esri and Safe Software within an enterprise sized environment as well as experience in leading the design and build of geospatial solutions. You will be experienced in leading projects from initial interaction and consultancy through business case to building and implementation. It’s important that you are able to work collaboratively within project teams across the whole ICT landscape and have an appreciation of other enterprise functions. You are proactive and have a continuous improvement mind-set. Finally, you will have a Tertiary Level Qualification (Bachelor Degree Minimum), preferably in Computer Science or Geospatial Information Systems or have extensive relevant business experience

What we offer

You will have continuous development opportunities working within one of New Zealand’s largest in-house geospatial teams that utilises a variety of the latest industry technology. You will be involved in projects on an enterprise scale delivering cutting edge outcomes for a wide range of business units. No one project will be the same with variety and a diverse range of products, services and internal customers. Finally, you will be trusted to deliver outcomes for customers and be given freedom to build and develop relationships with customers to give expert guidance.

Tell us why interested in this opportunity and apply via the link. For more information you can also contact Maddock Price at for a confidential chat.

Applications close Sunday 18th November

Auckland Council is an equal opportunity employer (EOE) and we are committed to providing a working environment that embraces and values diversity and inclusion. If you have any support or access requirements, we encourage you to advise us at the time of application to assist you through the recruitment process