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GIS Analyst

Brisbane, Australia

Hybrid - Full-time

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Who we are

Who we are

FloodMapp is a rapidly growing technology company looking to expand our team to scale our product across Australia and the United States. Flooding is the costliest natural disaster, causing billions in damage and taking thousands of lives across the globe every year. FloodMapp offers real-time flood forecasting and mapping using cutting edge technology. We work with large organizations across the public and private sector to improve safety and prevent damage in the event of flooding. At FloodMapp, people are our main focus, because hard problems require an exceptional team. As a diverse team, we value empathy, integrity, accountability and communication. Everyone learns from each other. Everyone is passionate about solving a growing global problem and making a global impact. We all work to build a safer future.

The Role

As a GIS Analyst at FloodMapp, you will support our Flood Operations by collecting and handling high volumes of data and providing mapping services and technical research analysis. You will review, process, digitise and maintain spatial data to support model development and model validation.

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Responsibilities

  • Continuously update our spatial layers to assist the flood operations team with building flood models 

  • Assist with importing new GIS layers into various databases 

  • Digitize, create, maintain, display and update GIS layers 

  • Discover patterns and trends through layer editing (spatially and within an attribute table) 

  • Data analysis and manipulation to transform and project data into it its desired form 

  • Creating and producing accurate maps for reports and presentations 

Responsibilities

Skills & Background

Required:

  • Relevant geospatial qualification, or equivalent experience

  • Previous experience using a GIS platform such as;

  • QGIS

  • ArcMap

  • MapInfo

  • Or other relevant platform

  • Layer editing

  • Data entry

  • Map creation

  • Data transformation/projections

 

It’s great, but not required if you have experience with:

  • Structured Query Language (SQL)

  • Previous experience in the water industry

  • Spatial assessments

  • Data charting

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Your Pay & Perks

  • Bonus paid day of birthday leave each year

  • Bonus two paid days of reboot leave each year to promote mental health

  • Employee wellness program

  • End-of-Trip Facilities: bicycle parking and showers with a complimentary towel service

  • Team events & celebrations

  • Complimentary snacks and coffee (when working in office)

  • We’re based in The Precinct with the QLD AI hub. There are regular tech meetups and social events for all of the startups based in the building

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Location

  • Brisbane, Australia. You should have full working rights to live and work in Australia.

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How to Apply

Please click 'Apply', and submit your application through the application form found on the Swag website.

Don’t meet every single requirement? Don’t count yourself out just yet. Studies have shown some individuals are less likely to apply to jobs unless they meet every single qualification. At FloodMapp, we are dedicated to building a diverse workplace based on merit, great work ethics, and character. So, if you’re excited about this role but your past experience doesn’t align perfectly with every qualification in the job advertisement, we encourage you to apply anyways. You may be just the right candidate for this or other roles. We look forward to hearing from you!

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