Zeinab Shadkam       


GIS specialist/Analyst

Toronto, canada


Zeinab Shadkam                                                                    Tel: 437984-5789

165 Erskine Ave, No. 101, Toronto, Ontario                                                           [email protected]



GIS SPECIALIST – Experienced

·         More than 7 years of experience in GIS,  Analyze, research and land use planning

·         Mastery of remote sensing, image processing, and spatial database management

·         Expertise in environmental studies and drawing of land and buildings

·         Experience in thematic mapping (habitats, settlement, land cover, etc.)

·         Ability to easily identify problems and find appropriate solutions through

My strong skills in solving and troubleshooting


Software: ArcGIS, ArcGIS Online, ArcGIS Pro, AutoCAD, MapInfo, GRASS, QGIS, Access, MS Excel, SQLite, PostGIS, PCI Geomatica, OrthoEngine,  Geospatial ETL (FME), Oracle SQL, Python, Microsoft Office, Outlook


Languages: English, French, Persian

·         Sense of organization, responsibilities, and priorities

·         Strong ability of analysis and synthesis, critical sense, intellectual curiosity

·         Great ease of learning and adaptation, team spirit

·         Professionalism, problem-solving skills

·         Ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously


GIS Assistant, Nature Conservancy of Canada                                                                                                               2017-2018


·         Produce maps thematic (conservation plan, executive summary, management plan, basic documentation report, negotiation support, etc.) according to established standards (ArcGIS, ArcGIS Online, ArcGIS Pro, QGIS)

·         Developing tools and programming to perform the spatial analyzes required to achieve conservation objectives (Python,  ArcMap toolbar, Model Builder) and database management (Oracle SQL), research and prepare reports

·         Integrate geomatics data (e.g. GPS and CAD data) in a format compatible with the software environment, develop and maintain the database in a user-friendly and up-to-date format according to the best available data ( GPS Utility, QGIS, ArcMap 10.4)

·         Update and operate the ArcGIS Online web mapping system and work with the conservation team to prepare and return field trips.

·         Manage orthophotography catalogs

·         Support for learning technological tools


Mapping / GIS Technical Assistant, Ville de Laval                                                                                                                2016


·         Carry out the mapping of residential surfaces (ArcMap 10.1)

·         Create and update thematic core plans

·         Draw sketches of residential surfaces

·         Digitize, georeference and interpret multi-dwelling maps and architectural plans

·         Mapping and updating the structuring of floodplain and residential zoning for integration into regulatory planning documents

·         Automate the GIS tasks and participate in database development (Oracle SQL, Python)


GIS Specialist / Cartographer / Urban Planner and Designer                                      2003-2008


·         Carry out characterization studies of woodland, agroforestry, and urban environments

·         Collect spatial data on the territory (GPS)

·         Create, structure and manage spatial databases and digital terrain models (Arc Map 9)

·         Analyze, synthesize and validate geographic data (Arc Map 9)

·         Make thematic maps and draw new plans (Arc Map 9)

·         Supervise and coordinate urban planning

·         Conduct field research to modify existing development plans (Auto Cad)

·         Establish policies and goals for land use and environmental protection (Arc Map 9)

·         Analyze utility networks using the Network Analyst extension (Arc Map 9)

·         View and present spatial data in three dimensions (ArcScene, Auto Cad)



Bonyan beton, Construction and Concrete Structural Project Management Company, Iran 2003-2008

Kavoush Memari, Urbanism Consulting Firm, Iran 2008 / Soorineh, Planning Consultants Firm, Iran 2007


Customer service

Totally People, Dubai, UAE                                                                                                                                        2009-2013

Paris Gallery, Dubai, UAE                                                                                                                                            2008-2009


DESS in Geographic Information System, Université du Québec à Montréal                                              2016


Bachelor of Geography and Urban Planning                                                                                                            2003

(Comparative evaluation of the MIDI studies obtained)


Diploma in Drawing and AutoCAD, Ministry of Labor and Social Affairs, Iran                                           2007


Diploma in Building Design, Ministry of Labor and Social Affairs, Iran                                                          1999



Certificate of FME Desktop 2015 2017

Consortech Smart Software Solutions Experts, St-Lambert


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