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Stantec Geospatial Data Scientist in Calgary, Alberta

Accurate data is the top priority for our Geomatics team. Through our work, we measure, process, and analyze spatial data and define land boundaries. We provide our clients a full range of Geomatics, surveying, and mapping services. Join a team of inspired and talented professionals who continually find inventive ways to get the job done safer, better, faster, and smarter.

Our planet is in constant motion; our world is continually evolving. People who understand these concepts are who make our Geospatial Services team great. On, above, and under the Earth’s surface, we provide our clients a full range of surveying, mapping, and data management services. Through our work, we help clients use high precision instruments, custom analytics and existing information to define land boundaries and analyze geospatial data trends. Join a team of inspired and talented professionals who continually find inventive ways to get the job done better, faster, and smarter.

Your Opportunity

Do you love data? Stantec Geospatial Services has an exciting opportunity for a Senior Geospatial Data Scientist in Calgary, Alberta. This role will offer the opportunity to be challenged in applying your skills in data analytics and geospatial technology to prepare frameworks for Machine Learning.

Your Key Responsibilities

  • Preparation of a Statistical and Comparative analytic frameworks for Machine Learning

  • Undertake data normalization and blending to ensure highest and best use data strategies

  • Utilize high level geospatial concepts to solve problems

  • Integrate geospatial hardware and software solutions tailored to client needs

  • Interaction with clients to secure and transmit digital information

  • Participation in team and independent based work

  • Evaluate and Develop IoT and RF SDR capture protocols and identify device, platform and workflows

  • Ensure data and drawings are in accordance with project scope, client specifications

Your Capabilities and Credentials

  • Demonstrated team player with the ability to work independently and take initiative

  • Strong written, verbal, analytical and interpersonal skills

  • Ability to organize and prioritize work to meet multiple and varied deadlines

  • Highly desirable skills include an intermediate level knowledge of web GIS mapping concepts and vector geometry analysis. Familiarity with edge computing and IoT sensor integration is an asset.

  • The ability to utilize various geospatial data formats such as raster, vector, and tabular data files. A rudimentary knowledge of CAD systems is also an asset

  • Additional computer skills desired Include: introductory programming in languages such as R, SPSS, SAS MATLAB, C#, JavaScript, and Python.

Education and Experience

  • B.Sc. degree in one of, Geomatics Engineering, Computer Science, or related field with extensive coursework in Information systems

  • Possess an advanced knowledge of database system design.

  • Must have strong knowledge of LTE/LTE-A, C-RAN, CDMA, IoT and network security.

  • Use of Power BI and with MS SQL Server products is highly desired along with 3-5 years of geospatial professional experience using Open Source and Commercial Geospatial processing and Statistical algorithms.

  • Experience in using Trimble Business Center (TBC) would be an asset.

  • MS Office, Excel and SharePoint and Power BI will be desired.

This description is not a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that may be required of the employee and other duties, responsibilities and activities may be assigned or may be changed at any time with or without notice.

Stantec is a place where the best and brightest come to build on each other’s talents, do exciting work, and make an impact on the world around us. Join us and redefine your personal best.

Committed to the principles of Employment Equity, we thank all candidates; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

Job: Geomatics Engineer

Primary Location: Canada-Alberta-Calgary

Employee Status: Regular

Job Level: Individual Contributor

Travel: No

Schedule: Full-time

Req ID: 210000OD

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