Senior GIS Manager

Posted 19 January 2024
Salary Competitive Salary (DOE)
Job type Permanent
Discipline Renewable Energy & InfrastructureDigital & Technology
Contact NameSchewas Wallaschi

Job description

​As a Senior GIS Manager, three main areas of responsibility need to be managed: GIS infrastructure, geodata, and land analysis. In close collaboration with our CRM developers, it is your responsibility to elevate the digitization of our project acquisition and development to a higher level.

Company Overview:

Our client is a company with a clear focus on the energy transition and actively developing solar and wind projects. These projects are not only created for their initiative but also aim to contribute to society as a whole. Committed individuals are warmly invited to join this endeavour.

The cornerstones for a successful energy transition include suitable land, dedicated people, and risk-taking capital.

The company brings together these three key components and relies on a flat hierarchy and fast decision-making processes to actively contribute to the realization of a sustainable energy transition.

Your Responsibilities:

  1. GIS Infrastructure:

    • Building, advancing, and administering the GIS system.

    • Developing tools for the automated processing of geodata.

  2. Geodata:

    • Establishing, analyzing, and updating the geodata basis.

    • Conducting data research in the geoportals of various planning authorities.

    • Analyzing and evaluating regional and land-use plans.

  3. Land Analysis:

    • Conducting GIS-based land analyses.

    • Processing map material and project exposés.

    • Creativity: Ability to develop digital solutions in collaboration with the CRM team.

Your Qualifications:

  • Minimum of 5 years of experience in GIS/geodata/land analysis, preferably in the solar or wind industry.

  • Completed degree related to geographic information systems (GIS), e.g., geoinformatics, geography, environmental sciences, surveying, and meteorology.

  • Profound knowledge of handling geographic information systems, especially QGIS and ArcGIS, as well as processing geodata.

  • Regular use of scripting languages such as Python for process automation.

  • Experience in conducting spatial analyses, especially site selection.

  • Experienced in using public portals.

  • Independent and results-oriented working style.

  • Willingness to travel, especially occasionally for participation in events.

Your Benefits:

  • Competitive base salary, including monthly salary and Christmas bonus.

  • Additional bonus upon reaching significant milestones for land and projects in our pipeline.

  • Job ticket and Bahncard 50 for convenient transportation options.

  • 30 days of regular vacation and 2 additional days for special leisure opportunities.

In conclusion, be part of an organisation to drive the renewable energy revolution and contribute to a sustainable future.

How to Apply:

Please submit your resume and a cover letter outlining your qualifications and interest in the role to Schewas Wallaschi (s.wallaschi@greenrecruitmentcompany.com)