BHP Billiton Senior GIS Consultant/Developer l Enterprise Systems l Brisbane in Queensland, Australia

Senior GIS Consultant/Developer l Enterprise Systems l Brisbane

Job No.40363369

Work TypeFull Time - Permanent

LocationAustralia - Queensland

CategoriesTechnology/IT - Tecnología/IT

Published12 Jun 2017| E. Australia Standard Time

Applications close30 Jun 2017| E. Australia Standard Time

Join our new Technology team expansion

Our Vision is to enable a fully integrated and highly automated business from resource to market. BHP Billiton's global Technology team is the coming together of a dedicated, innovative team focused on identifying and implementing new ways of raising standards and improving productivity, safety and environmental impact. We will be first to embrace new technologies such as VR, Drones, automation and everything in between to lead our industry globally.

As part of our Tech Revolution, you will have the opportunity to collaborate with other digital drivers on projects that redefine the way we operate around the world. You will help provide a safe, smart and sustainable future for our people, products and customers. You will investigate, propose and utilise innovative approaches, tools and technology to add real value – embedding the internet of things and transforming services, our communities and our impact.

These roles will be part of our goal to double the size of our Technology team globally. Your diversity of thought and experience will be embraced and you will be empowered to make a real difference across our business.

  • Give your ambition purpose

  • Join a diverse, multi-talented global technology team

  • Help us discover new innovative ways of working

About the Opportunity

The Technical Computing and Geographic Information Systems (GIS) team are responsible for the alignment of Technical Computing and Geographic Information Systems Platforms across BHPB globally. The Senior GIS Consultant/Developer will be reporting to the Superintendent of Technical Computing and GIS in APAC and will be primarily responsible for gathering requirements and ultimately delivery of GIS services to the business.

You will engage stakeholders to identify, analyse and prioritise GIS related service requests and projects. Assessing these against platform architecture and developing discrete interfaces or workflows to leverage a standard technology suite. You will collaborate with the broader Technical Computing and GIS team to plan and build workflows or scope these into larger projects for inclusion into the portfolio.

About you

To be successful you will need to have the following:

  • The candidate should have 8+ years relevant professional experience with a qualification in Computer Science, Geographic Information Science or a technical discipline.

  • Experience with ESRI technologies is a must.

  • Proven skills in working with programming language Python and its applied use in GIS data management workflow.

  • Able to convey technical information to non-technical people in a concise and clear way.

  • Self-driven individual with the ability to gather requirements, identify synergies and promote the advancement and applied use of core GIS technology throughout the business.

  • Demonstrated experience in Geographic Information systems data publishing workflows and automated deployment technology (Python, familiarity with Jenkins).

  • Experience in implementation and on-going maintenance of an Enterprise GIS.

  • Working knowledge of web based development technologies such as Web App Builder, JavaScript, Geocortex, etc.

  • Relationship management, negotiation skills and senior stakeholder management experiences will be critical for this role.

  • Excellent interpersonal, communication and presentation skills with the ability to communicate with at all levels in both verbal and written communications.

  • Ability to lead and work effectively in a diverse and globally dispersed virtual team environment, guiding and supporting team members.

  • Flexible work hours are required to support teams in multiple time zones and travel may be required.

What we offer you

At BHP Billiton, we will provide you an environment to:

  • be autonomous and support (you) to use initiative;

  • be accountable and performance driven;

  • work flexibly with a focus on outcomes, not hours;

  • problem-solve collaboratively together;

  • Activate your improvement mindset, experimentation and agile learning.

    Supporting a diverse workforce

  • BHP Billiton value and respect employees, offering an inclusive and diverse environment where you'll experience:

  • dedicated leadership and female mentoring programs;

  • 18 weeks paid parental leave;

  • state-of-the-art facilities with WiFi enabled indoor and outdoor spaces collaboration and versatility;

  • parents room.

Join our Technology expansion

Take the next steps in pioneering your technology career and being a part of our Tech revolution.

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BHP Billiton is an equal opportunity employer and encourages applications from men and women of all ages, including people with a disability and Indigenous Australians.

About BHP Billiton

At BHP Billiton, our products are the essential building blocks of progress, fuelling change that lifts the living standards of millions of people around the world. Across our global operations, we are committed to working in ways that are true to Our BHP Billiton Charter values of Sustainability, Integrity, Respect, Performance, Simplicity and Accountability. Learn more about working at BHP Billiton and the exciting career opportunities that exist for professionals, undergraduates and graduates on our website: