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Careers with Compass

GIS jobs in CompassWe are always keen to hear from people interested in a career with Compass Informatics. In particular, we look for staff with a strong technical aptitude and an interest in applying their skills to applications that make a difference.

With fifty staff from a range of countries and backgrounds and, working with a wide range of clients, we offer a diverse, challenging and rewarding professional environment and career development opportunities. Our salaries are competitive and our employee benefits include health insurance, sickness and life insurance, and pension contributions. Compass Informatics invests heavily in skills development and promotes a strong knowledge-sharing ethos.

Due to continued growth we seek expressions of interest or applications for pending and on-going opportunities.  Please note that for many posts we recruit from already-submitted CVs – so contact us now so we can consider you for any current and future opportunities.

Current IT, Analytics, and GIS Jobs

Over recent months we have filled a Business Development Manager, Systems Developer, and a number of GIS  & Data Analyst roles, and will be in contact with all applicants if we have not already done so.  Thanks to all those who applied for data analyst roles with our Galway-based team.  We have filled most roles, with the assessment of candidates for our senior GIS role currently on temporary hold.  However we continue to welcome applications for that position, prior to reactivation of the assessment process.

Data Technician – Borehole data

The work will involve preparing and presenting Borehole data, using ArcGIS, and in INSPIRE format to contribute to a global borehole index.   Borehole data is currently stored under a number of topics, Geotechnical Boreholes, Bedrock Boreholes, Groundwater boreholes, and a subset of fields needs to be harvested into one flat shapefile, so that it can be delivered as a webservice to INSPIRE standards. Skills required include ArcGIS and SQL.  Guidance provided.  This role is to complete a programme of work that has been progressed over the past year.

Duration: August or as soon as is possible, to March 2018.

Location: Dublin

Please email careers@compass.ie and include your CV. All applications will be treated in complete confidence.

Project Manager & Business Analyst (would suit part-time, Dublin)

As part of our on-going enhancement of our operations and project delivery, we wish to engage a project manager and business analyst for our Blackrock (Dublin) office.  This role would be suited to a part time arrangement – the arrangements for which would be discussed.  The role will be focused on IT and data systems projects operating typically to Agile methods or adaptations thereof.

  • Ability to conduct business analysis and capture business requirements, using structured methods e.g. user stories.
  • Set and manage expectations with valued clients and with the internal development / analytics, and management team.
  • Liaise and report with clients; and coordinate internal actions.
  • Maintain key project documents including risk registers, product backlogs (~ system development items), task (Kanban) boards.

Prince2 or PMP certification would be of benefit as would experience of working in an IT systems and Agile environment.

Please email careers@compass.ie and include your CV. All applications will be treated in complete confidence.

GIS Analysts – Dublin / Galway / Wexford, Ireland

As we continue to grow our teams in our main company office and with our seconded teams, we welcome applications from interested candidates.  We have on-going growth of our teams, and so applications are welcome now and also on an on-going basis.

Key skills:

  • Esri ArcGIS desktop
  • Esri ArcGIS web tools and APIs
  • Spatial data analysis
  • SQL, Python, and increasingly R
  • SQL Server as the data storage platform

Career levels:

  • Graduate GIS technician – excellent aptitude and a commitment to learn, with strong fundamentals of spatial data management.
  • Mid level GIS analyst – strong data management, analysis, liaison.
  • Senior GIS – senior data management including with SQL Server & geodatabases.

Please email careers@compass.ie and include your CV. All applications will be treated in complete confidence.

Senior GIS Analyst & Data Manager, Galway

We continue to welcome expressions of interest (with CV) for pending senior GIS analyst / data manager role, based in Galway.  The role requires proven skills and experience in corporate level spatial data design and management in a SQL Server / Esri environment; spatial data analysis and data product development – which will be applied to marine spatial planning; and excellent communication, documentation, and teamwork skills. Assessment of candidates will recommence in August we expect.

Note you must have advanced English and an EU / EEA passport.

Other Opportunities

If you feel that you want to be part of the Compass Informatics success story, please email careers@compass.ie and include your CV. All applications will be treated in complete confidence.

Contact for queries: Mr. Gearóid Ó’Riain, Managing Director, at goriain@compass.ie, or phone at +353 1 2104580; mobile +353 87 2902343.

STRICTLY NO AGENCY INQUIRIES PLEASE!

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What our clients say...

"The Compass team combine top class skills and hold integrity dear."
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"The Compass team combine top class skills and hold integrity dear."

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“The analytical data provided by Compass applications allows us to make better decisions”

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  • Compass Informatics Limited
  • Block 8, Blackrock Business Park
  • Carysfort Avenue, Blackrock
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