Intermediate Application Support Analyst for oil and gas GIS/Spatial solutions (primarily Esri ArcGIS)

Job Type: Contract
Positions to fill: 1
Start Date: Jan 02, 2024
Job End Date: Jun 30, 2024
Pay Rate: Hourly: Negotiable
Job ID: 133893
Location: Calgary

Our large energy client is seeking an Intermediate Application Support Analyst for oil and gas GIS/Spatial solutions for 6months to start with the possibility of extension starting January 2024.


Candidate may work remote, but ideally lives in/near Calgary willing to come into the office regularly. 

Must have:

  • College diploma or above in Computer Science, Engineering, Business
  • 5+ years experience in GIS/spatial application support
  • 2+ years experience with Esri ArcGIS in an oil and gas setting
  • Proven capability in engagement with senior management (i.e. Director, GM and above).
  • Experience working with agile delivery


  • Experience with GIS/spatial application solution development
  • Deep understanding of host systems, virtual machine, cloud computing, applications and interfaces; systems and network design
  • Expert level Database experience in one or more of Oracle, MS SQL, PostgreSQL.
  • Experience in cross functional teams (Business unit & IT) with a mix of employees / contractors, and large vendors
  • Business analysis experience

Overview: For an ArcGIS  Integration/Migration project, the GIS Application Specialist will bring functional and technical expertise in the ArcGIS application space for the project team within IT. They are looking for an agile-minded individual with a strength in contributing to a cross-functional team.


  • Participate in Incident, Request, Problem and Change Management, Enhancements and Operational Projects (Agile, DevOps).
  • Act as the point of escalation for managing resolution of critical, high-priority issues in production application systems.
  • Work with the team and software vendors to define roadmaps and lifecycle strategies for geospatial applications