GIS Specialist

MicroMerger (Pvt.) Ltd. Verified

Islamabad , Pakistan

Posted Nov 21, 2021 405 views

PKR. 90,000 - 90,000/Month

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Job Description

Job Purpose    

GIS Specialist leads, coordinates, and monitors the Geographic Information System (GIS) activities; coordinates the development of the GIS systems and database according to programme goals and objectives, and assures the integrity and security of the database    

Duties and Responsibilities    

1. Extract transforms and load data (ETL) into GIS database.

2. Produce and update maps, drawings and other graphic representations

3. Perform GIS Analysis by using appropriate tools.

4. Geoprocessing development in Model Builder, Python and FME.

5. Support deployment and user training.

6. Maintain and update system documentation and ensure procedures are executed properly and in time.

7. Research & Development for implementation of designated GIS tools and techniques

8. Participate in technical investigations and prototyping

9. Development of in-house data orientation

10. Assures the integrity, security, and effective performance of the GIS Program database(s)

11. Develops GIS applications and web apps in ArcGIS in support of Programme goals;

12. Coordinates and prioritizes GIS development with stakeholders, plans development projects to assure GIS projects meet objectives; evaluates trends, anticipates problems, and reports on performance and status of GIS projects.

13. Generates ad-hoc and custom maps, disaster assessment reports and/or maps for Programme, as requested.    

Essential Requirements    

• A first University Degree (Software engineering, data management, and analysis, GIS) in a relevant field combined with at least 2 additional years of professional experience: in GIS, Geoinformatics or related discipline

• Knowledge of an open-source GIS software an asset (R CRAN, RStudio, ARCGIS, QGIS,…EPI info, ACCESS)

• Knowledge of FME, 3D Modelling and visualization software

• Ability to create, produce and maintain maps to ArcGIS Server, ArcGIS Online and Portal for ArcGIS

• Fluency in English required Urdu and other Pakistani languages preferred.

• Commitment to gender equality.    


  • Company reserves the right to reject any or all applications or change the number of positions at any stage without assigning any reason or as per requirements.
  • Company will not consider applicants not fulfilling the requirements / criteria mentioned above.
  • Incomplete applications will not be entertained.
  • Company reserves the right to cancel the whole hiring process at any stage without mentioning any reason.
  • Only shortlisted candidates will be invited for tests and/or interviews via call or Email.
  • Micro Merger provides equal opportunity to all qualified Male & Female including physically challenged candidates. 
  • All jobs are of visual nature. Visual impaired applicants cannot be entertained.
  • Recruitment will be made on contract basis, extendable based on arising needs
  • Shortlisted candidates will have to bring their CV, attested copies of CNIC, certificates, experience certificates and educational qualification at the time of the interview
  • No TA/DA or any expense would be admissible during the whole hiring process including interviews, tests etc.

Job Details

Total Positions:
1 Post
Job Shift:
Job Type:
Job Location:
No Preference
Minimum Education:
Degree Title:
Software engineering, data management, and analysis, GIS
Career Level:
Experienced Professional
Minimum Experience:
2 Years
Apply Before:
Dec 21, 2021
Posting Date:
Nov 21, 2021
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