DTV Spatial Data Officer (VPSG4)

Job posted: 01/08/2022
Applications close: 15/08/2022 (Midnight)
5 days remaining

5 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Melbourne | CBD

Job type: Full time / until 30 June 2024

Organisation: Department of Environment, Land, Water and Planning

Salary: $90,067 - $102,192

Occupation: IT and Telecommunications

Reference: VG/-50934119

Reference: VG/-50934119

Occupation: IT and Telecommunications

Salary Range: $90,067 - $102,192

Work location: Melbourne | CBD

This exciting new role as a Digital Twin Victoria (DTV) Spatial Data Officer, will see you play an important role in helping the State of Victoria leverage digital data and technology to transform major project delivery and support the delivery the digital twin platform. In joining the DTV team, you will get to work alongside an energised and diverse multi-disciplinary team of domain experts, technical, commercial, and marketing specialists to help lay the foundations for DTV.

Using the following prompts describe briefly:

  • Why would someone want to join your team or take on this role (i.e.: 'Opportunity for growth and development', 'Dynamic work environment', 'Flexible and supportive Culture/team', 'opportunity to influence'; 'contribute to / lead change / reform practices and strengthen customer experience', 'opportunity to make a difference' etc)
  • What are the two key skills or qualities you wish to attract from a candidate
  • What are the top three contributions your new hire will make to the team, group or more broadly (i.e.: across government, industry etc)
  • Other highlights the job advertisement should capture

Specialist/Technical Expertise/Qualifications

  • A bachelor's degree in geospatial sciences or computer sciences or equivalent professional experience is required
  • Experience in the management of spatial data and any of the following technologies is desirable: FME, QGIS, ArcGIS, geospatial programming languages.
  • Applied knowledge of key datasets used in Precinct Planning is highly desirable
  • Applied knowledge of 3D GIS and/or BIM data is highly desirable
  • Basic familiarity with the principles of design thinking, and/or lean and agile software delivery is highly desirable.

This is a fixed term position available for a period until 30 June 2024.

To be considered for this position, applicants are encouraged to submit a resume and cover letter (no longer than 2 pages) summarising their skills and relevant experience.

For further information please refer to the attached position description.

Applications close at midnight on Monday 15 August, 2022

Other relevant information:

For this particular vacancy, priority consideration applies to Victorian Public Service (VPS) and select employees of the Victorian Public Sector who apply through the Jobs and Skills Exchange (JSE) jobs board platform.

Preferred candidates will be required to undertake pre-employment screening, including a Declaration and Consent form and a National Police Check.  Recruitment is subject to the prospective employee confirming their vaccination status as up to date or providing evidence that they are medically exempt.

To be eligible for appointment to this role, applicants will possess corresponding work rights for the advertised employment period. Appointment to an ongoing position is only available to an Australian/New Zealand citizen or an Australian Permanent Resident.  

We are building an inclusive workplace to help realise the potential of our employees, embrace our differences, and apply our diverse thinking to innovation and delivering services to Victorian communities. All jobs can be worked flexibly and we encourage job applications from Aboriginal people, people with disabilities, young people and people from culturally diverse backgrounds.

DTV Spatial Data Officer (VPSG4)

Job type:

Full time / until 30 June 2024

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Ben Vanzino | 8508 3332

DTV Spatial Data Officer (VPSG4)