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Stantec Senior Geospatial Technology Analyst in Canada

Grow with the best. Join a smart, creative, and inspired team that works behind the scenes to support operational excellence. Our functional services teams (FSTs) provide services to 22,000 employees in over 400 locations worldwide. Bringing together individuals with diverse backgrounds, talents, and expertise, our FSTs are vital to making our Company stronger.

Your Opportunity

The Geospatial Technology Program Group within the Innovation Office's Digital Technology and Innovation team has a career opening for an individual to perform various duties related to research & development, new product research & testing and incubation of geospatial ideas. The successful candidate will become a member of the Innovation Office and will be accessible to project teams to support project work as needed. Our digital experts conduct research and development to keep our teams—and your projects—ahead of the technological curve. They implement established technologies and find emerging solutions for all business lines, bridging existing knowledge domains and facilitating the integration of powerful tools and methods. Our goal is to make projects more efficient and help provide higher-quality results to your clients.

Your Key Responsibilities

Esri Related

  • Perform new product research and application to business line use

  • Implement and manage ArcGIS Enterprise

  • Develop storymaps for projects, marketing & business development

  • Research and deploy ArcGIS Integration with O365

  • Provide Esri and AutoDesk integration support

  • Integration with Stantec applications (ORACLE, Pipeline, Marketing maps)


  • Collaborate with the Digital Solutions team within the Innovation office

  • Integration with Geospatial solutions within the Azure Dev ops environment

  • API integration

  • Simple geospatial app development

Reality Capture

  • Assist staff with data management, trouble shooting, point cloud data storage and processing

  • Provide assistance in the management of Stantec's drone program

  • Provide documentation and guidance on GNSS Correction services


  • Assist in the development of documentation of Geospatial standards, best practices and hardware/software standards in use across the organization

  • Assist with initiatives identified by the GIS Community of Practice or other CoP's as necessary

  • Provide oversight and guidance on centralized data management, governance, support

  • Incubate geospatial ideas

  • Consult on geospatial digital solutions


Your Capabilities and Credentials

The ideal candidate will be a self-starter, highly interested in the application of new geospatial technologies and a critical thinker.

In addition, the successful candidate will have extensive experience with:

  • Esri’s suite of GIS software

  • GIS data sources, cartography, and geographic concepts

  • Data management, governance

  • GPS equipment

  • Python scripting and automated techniques for processing data

  • Online cloud-based GIS (e.g. ArcGIS Online) for data collection, manipulation, sharing, and presentation

  • Defining workflow processes and leading implementation teams

Additional capabilities include :

  • Applying critical thinking skills to develop innovative solutions

  • Ability to direct and execute highly complex or specialized projects

  • Attention to detail

  • Communication, interpersonal skills as applied to interaction with coworkers, supervisor, and clients, etc. sufficient to exchange or convey information and to receive work direction

  • Ability to anticipate and identify client needs and synthesize them into concepts and solutions

  • Presenting to external audiences

  • Knowledge of Project Management principles

  • Ability to effectively organize, plan, prioritize, and manage time and competing priorities

Education and Experience

A Bachelor’s Degree in GIS, Geology, Geography, Geomatics, Engineering, or a related field and 5-10 years of GIS experience; or, an equivalent combination of education and experience sufficient to successfully perform the essential duties of the job. Master’s degree and GISP preferred.

Typical office environment working with computers and remaining sedentary for long periods of time. Field work may include exposure to the elements including inclement weather.

This description is not a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that may be required of the employee and other duties, responsibilities and activities may be assigned or may be changed at any time with or without notice.

Stantec is a place where the best and brightest come to build on each other’s talents, do exciting work, and make an impact on the world around us. Join us and redefine your personal best.

Job: GIS

Primary Location: United States-New York-New York

Other Locations: Canada, India-India (State)-Pune IN (City), United States

Job Level: Individual Contributor

Travel: Yes, 10 % of the Time

Schedule: Full-time

Req ID: 200001IU