Posted on June 9, 2010 - GC961

Company: Silvacom
Location: Edmonton
Contact Name: Silvacom

Job Description

As part of our GIS Team, the successful candidate may be involved in digital image analysis, spatial data management, analysis, cartography, scripting, applications development and quality control using multiple software packages including ESRI, PCI Geomatica and Open Source GIS software on both Windows and UNIX platforms. The team is responsible for creation, development, support and maintenance of geographic information systems and image analysis platforms primarily in the natural resource industries and various government sectors. The successful candidate will have a strong understanding of geospatial and digital image technologies and will work with our GIS team to provide support and solutions on a variety of projects.

Job Qualifications

• Minimum 2 years of practical experience with (an) image analysis platform(s), as well as ArcGIS and Workstation ArcInfo. • Post-secondary education in GIS or Natural Resources. • Knowledge of airborne and satellite image theory, processing and analysis is essential. • Experience with PCI Geomatica is an asset. • Experience with LiDAR is an asset. • Experience with ArcGIS extensions and ArcGIS Server is an asset. • Experience with ArcObjects, Python and AML is an asset. • Experience with CAD software is an asset. • Experience with 3D Visualization software (e.g.: World Construction Set, Visual Nature Studio) is an asset.

Other Information

• Passionate about GIS and Imagery technologies and their utility in solving real-world problems. • Communicates effectively with other team members and clients. • Results oriented and efficient; good analytical and problem solving skills. • Adaptable – can work in a dynamic environment with both short term and long term projects. • Servant attitude when working with clients, both internal and external. • Versatile – can work in a team setting, or independently without constant supervision. • Applies initiative and creativity when approaching challenges. • High attention to detail and commitment to quality. • Welcomes being challenged and pushed professionally. • Takes active interest in the company. We offer competitive salaries commensurate with abilities, a medical/dental package, and a company sponsored RRSP plan, as well as, no end to challenging opportunities! Please e-mail resume with cover letter in MS Word or PDF file format to and reference where you saw this ad. If applying, please view our privacy policy at

3825 93 Street

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