GIS Consultant

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Esri Canada has an exceptional professional opportunity for a GIS Consultant. This position is based out of the Toronto, Ontario office. As a GIS Consultant, you will contribute to the ongoing business operations of the Toronto office by effectively providing technical knowledge and delivery of assigned consulting projects and other client services. You will leverage your knowledge and training to assist in the implementation of GIS based solutions based on Esri technology. The successful candidate will also provide ability in user needs analysis, design, development and implementation of client solutions.

ESRI Canada

Enterprise Support Consultant duties include:

  • Provide technical expertise in development and implementation of the client solutions
  • Ensure the smooth delivery of projects as specified in the project plan
  • Monitor and control all technical activities throughout the complete life-cycle of the consulting assignment
  • Assist with the building, testing, documentation, installation and training of customized applications integrated with Esri products
  • Work with clients to assist them during the implementation process of software
  • Work closely with project teams to manage client expectations and ensure project objectives are met
  • Contribute to needs analysis, functional requirements definition, and business solution needs as required
  • Contribute in the development of project plans for all assigned projects
  • Assist in the preparation of proposals (e.g. RFPs, RFIs and RFQs)
  • Proactively pursue self-instruction on all relevant technical topics


Specific skills requirements:

  • University degree in geography, geology/geosciences or equivalent education and experience
  • 3+ year’s experience with GIS applications
  • Knowledge and experience with Esri products such as ArcGIS for Desktop, ArcGIS for Server, ArcSDE, Portal for ArcGIS and ArcGIS Online
  • Working knowledge of relational databases (Oracle or SQLServer)
  • Must be able to work at client’s site 20% of the time


Competencies in the following are essential:

  • Ability to work independently or as part of a team
  • Strong interpersonal skills / relationship building
  • Time management / multi-tasking ability
  • Excellent communication / presentation skills
  • Customer oriented, good problem solver, team player with excellent communications skills


Considered as assets for this position are the following:

  • Experience in training and educating customers using customized applications
  • Experience in client/server applications
  • Experience with Latitude Geographics Geocortex product
  • Programming languages including: Python, VB.NET, C#, Flex, Silverlight, JavaScript
  • Esri Technical Certifications
    •  ArcGIS Desktop –Professional
    •  Enterprise Geodatabase Management – AssociateEsri Canada provides a dynamic work environment, an opportunity to build your skills with leading tools and technologies and a team based approach. We offer attractive salaries with an outstanding benefits package.
File Number 2017-044

Qualified? Submit your resume, quoting the file number, via email to [email protected](Microsoft Word or PDF format).

Esri Canada believes in employment equity and values a diverse workforce. We welcome applications from all interested candidates. Please be advised that only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

To apply for this job please visit the following URL: http://mailto:[email protected]?subject=GIS Consultant →