Manager Geospatial

Date: Feb 10, 2021

Location: Toronto, ON, CA, M4W 1G9

At Rogers, we connect Canadians to a world of possibilities and the memorable moments that matter most in their lives. Every day we wake up with one purpose in mind. To bring loved ones together from across the globe. To connect people to each other and the world around them. To help an entrepreneur realize their dream. A sports fan celebrate a special moment.

Because we believe connections unite us, possibilities fuel us, and moments define us. As we grow our team, the well-being of our team members remains our top priority. To ensure the health and safety of our team members, including those in the recruitment process, our team members are working from home, and are equipped to do so safely and efficiently. 

Working with the Sr. Manager and cross-functional teams, the Manager Geospatial will be responsible for the development and support of a variety of initiatives meant to enable geospatial insight. The successful candidate must have an unwavering attention to detail, an insatiable desire to find answers, tolerance for data ambiguity, and a proven track record of working with large, complex datasets within a geospatial framework. The position requires an understanding of geospatial technologies and experience working with large spatial databases. An understanding of telecommunications networks is also an asset.

Responsibilities

  • Leverage web-mapping applications to create maps and highlight spatial insights
  • Through geospatial analysis find actionable, value-added opportunities to drive revenue growth, improve operational efficiency and reduce costs 
  • Support analytical development priorities acting as a liaison between the GIS team and various cross-functional groups
  • Filter, clean and transform data into information, insight, and actionable business decisions using geospatial ETL tools
  • Acquire data from primary or secondary data sources and create aggregate datasets as necessary
  • Develop and manage proof of concepts (POCs)
  • Track project progress and communicate results with stakeholders
  • Perform ad-hoc analysis and provide recommendations and insight

Qualifications

  • Post-secondary education in Mathematics, Statistics, Information Management, Computer Science or Geographic Sciences
  • At least 3-5 years in a similar role
  • Knowledge of telecommunication networks an asset
  • Advanced GIS software knowledge; e.g., MapInfo, QGIS, etc…
  • Experience with geospatial ETL software; e.g., FME
  • Experience creating layers and customizing Web Applications; e.g., MapGuide Open Source and PHP
  • Highly refined analytical, and programming skills
  • Must have proficiency in SQL and experience working with Oracle databases
  • Adept at queries, report writing and presenting findings
  • Excellent written and oral communication
  • Solid relationship building and influencing skills, with a proven ability to work within a team
  • Self-starter with proven organizational skills, and the ability to prioritize and handle multiple tasks and deadlines
  • Exceptional planning and project management skills
  • Strong sense of ownership, drive and desire
Schedule: Full time
Shift: Day
Length of Contract: Not Applicable (Regular Position)
Work Location: 333 Bloor Street East (012), Toronto, ON 
Travel Requirements: None
Posting Category/Function: Technology & Network Design
Requisition ID: 215715
 
Together, we'll make more possible, and these six shared values guide and define our work:
 
  1. Our people are at the heart of our success
  2. Our customers come first. They inspire everything we do
  3. We do what’s right, each and every day
  4. We believe in the power of new ideas
  5. We work as one team, with one vision
  6. We give back to our communities and protect our environment
 

What makes us different makes us stronger. Rogers has a strong commitment to diversity and inclusion. Everyone who applies for a job will be considered. We recognize the business value in creating a workplace where each team member has the tools to reach their full potential. At Rogers, we value the insights and innovation that diverse teams bring to work. We work with our candidates with disabilities throughout the recruitment process to ensure that they have what they need to be at their best. Please reach out to our recruiters and hiring managers to begin a conversation about how we can ensure that you deliver your best work. You matter to us! For any questions, please visit the Rogers FAQ.

 
Posting Notes:  Information Technology & Engineering 


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