Team Lead, Geospatial Data Architecture

July 25, 2022

Job Description

  • Lagos

ipNX Nigeria Limited

ipNX Nigeria Limited is one of Nigeria’s fastest growing Information and Communications Technology companies. In our business, we connect everything – people, information, and services. We are specialized in network connectivity, and delivery of internet, telephony, television as well as cloud-based software application services to corporate and residential customers.
We are recruiting to fill the position of:
Job Title: Team Lead, Geospatial Data Architecture
Job ID : 106
Location: Lagos
Department: Infrastructure
Function: Geospatial Data Architecture
Reporting to:  Head, Geospatial Information Engineering
Travel Frequency: Occasionally
Purpose of the Job

This role exists to ensure that acquisition, migration, integration and deployment of geospatial data is consistent in meeting set data design standard and ensuring robust relational database design that is consistent and scalable and meets ongoing requirement of the subject matter area application of the Geographic Information System.

Expected Key Results:

Evolve and deploy geospatial data architecture frameworks
Evolve and deploy procedures for geospatial data quality assurance and control
Support diverse GIS business application areas.

Educational Qualifications & Functional Skills

Bachelor's Degree or higher in Computer Engineering or in a related field such as Computer Science, Engineering, Physics, Mathematics, Operations Research, Information Technology, Management Information Systems, Geographic Information Systems, or Geodetic Sciences.
In-depth understanding of database structure principles
Experience with GIS mapping software such as tools such as QGIS, Carto, and ArcGIS is required
Proficiency with database programming languages such as SQL, R and Python
Extensive knowledge and ability to perform a diverse array of complex GIS related work will be an added advantage
Familiarity with any data visualization tools (e.g. Tableau, D3.js and R)
Proficiency in MS Excel
Outstanding quantitative and skill set, attention to detail and good problem-solving skills
Analytical mindset, be able to multitask, think intuitively
Excellent written and verbal communication.

Work Experience:

A cumulative proven work experience of at least 5 years as a Data Architect, Data Scientist, Data Analyst or similar role is required.
Demonstrable experience in data modeling tools is a requirement, for instance, UML.
Considerable knowledge and experience of geographic information system (GIS) hardware and software components, data communication and network methods and techniques
Considerable knowledge and experience of automated mapping and information processing methods and techniques
Considerable knowledge and experience to prepare a variety of correspondence and complex reports

Other Requirements:

Customer Focus
Tech savvy
Action orientation
Drive results
Cultivate Innovation
Ability to optimize work processes
Self Development
Nimble Learning

Application Closing Date
30th September, 2022.
How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should:
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