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    GIS Solution Architect

    Category: Architecture
    City: Chippenham, England - South West, United Kingdom
    Position ID: J1120-1202
    Employment Type: Full Time

    Position Description

    If you have a passion for what Geospatial technology can do for mainstream services, transforming laborious processes and improving lives, come and join our expanding Geospatial team in the South West, as a GIS Solution Architect. From public service transformation to cutting-edge commercial projects, our work has a wide reach, helping make the everyday easier, for everyone. When you start your CGI story, not only will you be improving people’s lives, you can be sure we’ll do the same for you.

    The GIS Solution Architect will take the lead on defining our customers’ solutions as well as the development of CGI’s own geospatial IP. You will need to demonstrate strong communication and stakeholder management skills, as well as a background in hands-on software development with some solid GIS experience.

    This role is based out of our Chippenham office, though some remote working days are possible. You MUST be eligible and willing to undergo UK Security Clearance (must have been resident in the UK for the past 5 years, with no absence of 28 or more consecutive days within that period).

    Your future duties and responsibilities

    Key duties include:

    • Designing & developing geospatial solutions for our customers
    • Development of CGI’s IP
    • Stakeholder/customer engagement
    • Requirements capturing
    • Contributing to bid creation

    Required qualifications to be successful in this role

    Must have:

    • Python (3.x & 2.x) / Django
    • ESRI ArcGIS Server
    • GDAL / OGR
    • GeoServer
    • PostgreSQL / PostGIS
    • Azure/AWS
    • Team lead experience

    Experience with a mix of some of the following is beneficial:

    • Ubuntu
    • GeoNode
    • Openlayer / Leaflet
    • ESRI Desktop
    • QGIS
    • React
    • Ansible
    • Kubernetes
    • Oracle / Oracle Spatial
    • MS SQL Server / Spatial Extension
    • Business Intelligence
    • Machine Learning
    • SCRUM certified



    • Python
    • Postgre SQL
    • Openlayers

    What you can expect from us

    Build your career with us.

    It is an extraordinary time to be in business. As digital transformation continues to accelerate, CGI is at the center of this change—supporting our clients’ digital journeys and offering our professionals exciting career opportunities.

    At CGI, our success comes from the talent and commitment of our professionals. As one team, we share the challenges and rewards that come from growing our company, which reinforces our culture of ownership. All of our professionals benefit from the value we collectively create.

    Be part of building one of the largest independent technology and business services firms in the world.

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    No unsolicited agency referrals please.

    CGI is an equal opportunity employer.