Spatial Data Analyst Job in Sydney NSW at NSW Public Service Commission –

Organisation/Entity: Transport For NSW

Job Category: Information & Communication Technology

Job Location:
Sydney, NSW, AU, 2020

Job Ref No: 11036

Employment Type: Fixed Term Full-Time

Salary Range: $103965.0-$116441.0

About us

Over the next 40 years, Sydney’s population is projected to swell to over 12 million residents and regional NSW will accommodate an extra 700,000 people. Transport for NSW is delivering an unprecedented $72.2b investment into a truly game changing Future Transport strategy which will bring together several modes and cutting edge technologies to deliver satisfaction and safety for our customers while supporting a rapidly growing economy.

The Division

The Customer Strategy and Technology team within Transport leads the development of long-term, multi-modal strategies, plans and policies across NSW. We leverage data and insights, implement new technologies, drive innovation and build partnerships to provide customer-centred solutions.

The opportunity

Right now, we have an opportunity for a Spatial Data Analyst to join our Technology and Innovation branch in a Temporary Full Time Opportunity until 30 June 2022. The primary purpose of the role is to assist in the specification, integration, coordination and control of customer information, ensuring the quality of the TfNSW Customer Information data set. The role manages spatial data using spatial information systems and other databases across all modes of transport primarily for customer information purposes

What you will be involved in

Support and maintenance of the functions within a cloud-based data integration platform and ecosphere, using your knowledge of GIS and spatial systems.

Analysis and resolution of data issues, liaising both with our internal but also data providers and/or consumers. This could include issues with quality, data delivery, or general functioning of aspects of the platform.

Document and communicate results of analysis and findings via parties external to our team, but also into our customer improvements plans and knowledge repositories.

Become familiar with relevant data standards, and quality metrics, and support the efforts to have our team, platform and data providers adhere to them.

About you

Knowledge of geospatial coordinate systems and coordinate system conversion

Knowledge of a number of geospatial tools, e.g. ESRI, QGIS, MapInfo

Familiarity with database concepts and cartography

Experience in collecting, managing, analysing, modelling, and presenting geographic or spatial data

GIS-related qualification or equivalent experience in the GIS industry

Want to know more?

Please click here to view a copy of the role description.


Right now is an exciting time to join our team as we deliver an iconic $72.2 billion investment into future transport infrastructure and services over 40 years.

Be a part of something big. Apply today to register your interest!

Find out more about Transport for NSW at https://www.transport.nsw.gov.au/about-us.

Our Commitment to Diversity

Great people come from all walks of life. At Transport for NSW, we are committed to creating a diverse, inclusive and flexible workforce which reflects the community and the customers we serve. We actively promote gender diversity in our workplaces, the employment of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders and the employment of people with a disability. We welcome and encourage applications from all people regardless of age, gender, ethnicity, cultural background, or sexual orientation. If you need an adjustment in the recruitment process, please call/text or email the contact person for this role.

Salary and Benefits

The salary for this position is TfNSW Grade 7 ($103,965- $116,441) per annum plus superannuation and leave loading.

For more information on Employee Benefits at TfNSW please click here.

How to apply

To apply for this position, please submit a resume and address the questions within the application.

Need help?

For more information on how to apply for a role in the NSW Public Sector please click here.

For any enquiries, please contact Gordon McGinn via email at [email protected]

Close date: 11:59pm Friday 18th June 2021

Job Segment: Database, Geology, GIS, Temporary, Information Systems, Technology, Engineering, Contract

About the Company

Company: NSW Public Service Commission –

Company Location:  Sydney NSW

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