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Jacobs Graduate GIS Analyst in New Zealand Countrywide, New Zealand

Graduate GIS Analyst


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Ideas can come from anywhere, that’s why we want you to join our Graduate Program!

At Jacobs, we're challenging today to reinvent tomorrow by solving the world's most critical problems for thriving cities, resilient environments, mission-critical outcomes, operational advancement, scientific discovery and cutting-edge manufacturing, turning abstract ideas into realities that transform the world for good. With $13 billion in revenue and a talent force of approximately 52,000, Jacobs provides a full spectrum of professional services including consulting, technical, scientific and project delivery for the government and private sector.

As part of the Jacobs Graduate Program, you will work on real projects, bids and tenders from the get-go. Gaining valuable experience to build on your theoretical knowledge, you will have the opportunity to collaborate with a range of experts and industry leaders to help guide, mentor and shape your career.

Jacobs Graduates are well supported with professional and personal development programs in place to ensure you have the opportunity to be the best you can be. You will be part of the Jacobs Careers Network which is a global program dedicated to empowering employees to maximise their potential through engagement and development opportunities across all career stages. The employee-led network helps members see the opportunities available at Jacobs, feel connected to the company and their global colleagues, gain exposure to leaders, and helps you to shape and fulfil your career aspirations.

About the Opportunity: Graduate GIS Analyst – Wellington

The Geospatial Solutions Section is a high performing team of professionals who deliver on complex and challenging projects. They work as a cohesive unit, enjoy what they do and are enthusiastic about it. They link well within the Digital Solutions team in New Zealand and Australia and the wider Jacobs business, and always look for opportunities to expand their technical relationships and sustain robust client relationships.

We have an exciting Graduate GIS Analyst opportunity based in our Wellington office for a recent graduate. Your role will be to assist in delivering professional geospatial consulting project services to Jacobs’ clients, locally and nationally.

About You

At Jacobs we value people. Having the right balance of diversity, career and lifestyle enables us to consistently deliver and exceed clients’ expectations. Our global culture of caring fosters a workplace where we value the safety, positive mental health, inclusion and belonging of all our employees.

To support your professional growth, Jacobs’ flexible working arrangements, extended leave options and a host of social, health and wellbeing events and initiatives will underpin our commitment to you.

The successful candidate will:

  • Have completed a Bachelor’s degree or similar qualification in Geospatial Sciences, Information Technology or related discipline

  • Demonstrate an ability in data science, computer science, GIS or similar

  • Possess a basic understanding in common programming languages such as Python and JavaScript

  • Have experience in the basics of ESRI suite (ArcGIS, AGOL, Arc Portal, web mapping)

  • Knowledge/familiarity of the FME Desktop software is desirable

  • Be able to work both independently and in a team

  • Possess the right to work in New Zealand

Does this sound like you? To become a Graduate at Jacobs, apply today! Please include the following documents so we are able to make an informed decision. Incomplete applications cannot be considered;

  • Resume

  • Cover letter – tell us about yourself and where you see your career developing

  • Qualifications

  • Working rights – Scan / Copy of your Birth Certificate or Passport or Visa (VEVO check if applicable)

Start your Jacobs career with a company that inspires and empowers you to deliver your best work so you can evolve, grow and succeed – today and into tomorrow.

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Primary Location New Zealand-New Zealand Countrywide-Wellington-NZ Wellington Office

Job Type Graduate Job

Req ID: ANZ0000U7