GIS Analyst
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October 24, 2018
Full-time
Vancouver, BC

FYBR Solutions is looking for a dynamic and creative GIS analyst to join our rapidly growing company.

Located in Vancouver’s Mount Pleasant tech neighbourhood, FYBR Solutions is a leader in providing insightful and reliable data products in the forestry sector. Our products drive important operational decision across the supply chain, from the forest to the mill. We measure our success by the strength of our working relationships and the confidence placed in our work by our clientele.

The GIS Analyst is an essential part of the FYBR Solutions data analysis team. He or she will work in collaboration with field personnel and other analysts to process, analyze, manage and deliver various types of geospatial data products. Furthermore, the analyst will contribute to the development of our cutting-edge remote sensing applications.

FYBR Solutions offers a dynamic workplace, flexible schedules and the opportunity to develop skills in remote sensing, image processing and machine learning. Success in this position is demonstrated by technical competency in geospatial analysis and programming, the ability to deliver products in a timely manner and effective teamwork.

Please send your application to andrew@fybr.ca or click the 'Apply' button below. We look forward to meeting you!

Education level

  • College or university level GIS diploma

Duties

  • Analyze geospatial data for mill sites and forested areas
  • Perform quality assurance of geospatial data products
  • Create, develop and maintain databases
  • Develop and program analytical tools
  • Produce professional maps and reports for delivery to clients

Required technical competency

  • Proficient with ArcGIS and QGIS
  • Capable of creating, organizing and manipulating vector, raster and point cloud data
  • Programming experience with R and/or Python

Personal skills

  • Meticulous and highly organized
  • Communicates effectively with clients and coworkers
  • Capable of working without direct supervision

Relevant experience

  • Experience in the forestry sector
  • Pix4D and Agisoft
  • SQL
  • Drone operations
  • LiDAR
  • High-resolution imagery analysis
  • GPS and other field survey equipment
  • Adobe Creative Suite