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GIS Analyst - FME

  1. Bangalore
  1. Environment & geoscience

GIS Analyst - FME

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GIS Analyst - FME


Atkins, a subsidiary of SNC Lavalin Group, is one of the world's leading Engineering Design Project
Management consultancies. Atkins Geospatial covers a range of services from data acquisition, spatial analysis, information and data management, to systems design and integration. Our drive is to deliver innovative, quality solutions to our clients that sit well within the culture and setting of the user environment. Our success lies in our integration across the Atkins businesses. Working in partnership with the engineering, environmental and design disciplines to ensure well-grounded services, with a deep understanding of both the built and natural environment.


The GIS Analysis team is young and dynamic. This role will suit a manager with experience of working in an international organisation who can listen and channel the ideas and inputs of the team making the individuals feel valued. We are looking for people who combine, innovation, technical excellence with forward thinking and client focus.

Job Summary:

At Global Design Center (GDC), Bengaluru, we are looking for motivated, experienced individuals who can be part of the GDC GIS team. The role – GIS Analyst-FME, is an exciting and rewarding opportunity for the right person to gain experience in GIS analysis and implementing GIS solutions across multiple disciplines and through all parts of a project’s life cycle. Whether it is basic constraints mapping for our environment teams, maintaining a web GIS, managing a large-scale data capture project or working on a High-Speed Rail / Highways or other Infrastructure projects.

The GIS Analyst-FME role is varied with requirements changing month on month. Individuals who have been part of teams with ownership of the delivery of projects are preferred. Knowledge and hands on experience of Quality, resource, project, process management is a pre-requisite for the position. This role will suit an individual who has experience of GIS in engineering and environmental projects.

Individual Attributes:

  • Able to think logically and laterally, solving problems creatively and assessing them rationally.

  • Maturity in understanding of the overarching process, business relevance, risk-based and quality requirements.

  • Able to work as an effective member of a GIS project team on high profile infrastructure projects.

  • Able to Communicate the benefits of GIS in a multi-disciplinary environment.

  • Able to provide GIS technical support on projects to various disciplines within Atkins.

  • Able to multitask and respond to short-notice changes.

  • Able to act with initiative and to take responsibility.

  • Be self-motivated and able to work independently and within a team.

  • Able to organize self and others.

  • Able to work to time and cost budgets.

  • Able to learn about new subjects quickly.

  • Ability to express ideas, concerns, and solutions.

Communication & Verbal Skills:

  • Excellent communication skills in written and spoken English.

  • Ability to negotiate and deal with Project Managers across global regions on a day to day basis.

  • Able to deal and motivate staff and earn loyalty and respect.

  • Able to define and articulate ideas with clarity.

Either a Degree in GIS / Engineering, or Degree in Geomatics or equivalent.

Minimum 8 years of professional experience. Out of which minimum 2 years of experience in
delivering successful projects.


  • Strong FME skills, ability to design and implement workbenches to automate analysis routines, convert CAD data.

  • Should be certified FME developer.

  • Working experience in survey support – Survey123, ArcGIS Collector.

  • Extensive knowledge of ArcGIS Desktop tools to apply on different GIS tasks.

  • Knowledge of GIS Map production and knowledge of survey standards and symbols for a standard representation if Maps.

  • Able to perform QC/QA of the GIS tasks and thorough knowledge of the mapping and survey standards.

  • Should have knowledge working with different clients (External / Internal).

  • Should able to manage assigned tasks with limited guidance and by maintaining a very high-quality standard.


  • Using Python to automate project workflows.

  • FME, Python/ Matlab, GDAL,HTML scripting and other automation tool development.

  • Sound deployment of ArcGIS Online and Collector Applications experience with mobile GIS solutions.

  • Experience working with various ESRI API’s such as Arcpy, Web API’s and ArcGIS Python API to automate workflows and data migration

  • Experience using .NET, HTML5 and JavaScript

  • Experience working with enterprise databases such as Microsoft SQL Server

  • Thorough knowledge and experience in process mapping

Proactively engage with Clients, and demonstrable Leadership experience, collaborative working.
Experience of working in a multinational consultancy

Responsible for the team.

Working to set budgets and timescales. Able to assess results and draw conclusions/make
recommendations. Gain knowledge of department management

Responsible for care of all equipment, hardware and upkeep of tools

Assist in overall business development, including marketing, internal reporting of working statistics,
estimating, costing, and support bidding. Conversant with commercial aspects of project/program


  • Display strong team management skills

  • Good Leadership qualities

  • Holding team meetings to assess current and future workload.

  • Proactive business development in the discipline areas and across Atkins Businesses

Management (People):

  • Ensure the team is motivated and maintain communication to enable two-way feedback on

  • Be fully self-motivated, pro-active and able to work to tight and personally set deadlines without supervision.

Functional Relationship:

  • To integrate, coordinate and work with Clients

  • Delivery/Project Managers

  • Senior GIS Analyst

  • Team Lead

  • Practice Head

  • Business Head

Outlook or set of values:
We encourage career progression through on the job training, formal training (internal and external)


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