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Graduate Spatial Data Consultant 

Location: Cambridge, UK (current working from home due to Covid restrictions, hybrid model of work available upon return to normal work environment)

Employee type: Permanent

Salary: Competitive, details will be made upon first contact

In every sector, organisations are using location data to make better decisions – improving services, maximizing efficiency and even saving lives. 1Spatial’s suite of solutions help our customers manage their complex geospatial data. We are a rapidly growing global business with offices in Cambridge (UK), France, Australia, USA, Ireland, Belgium and Tunisia.

Would you be a good fit for the 1Spatial Consultancy team?

We are looking for people who are approachable, smart and innovative and who care about learning and continuous improvement. You will be a self-motivated problem solver with good communication skills. You will be working with our customers to help solve the data-centric problems that they face using a variety of applications and tool kits, including geographic information systems (GIS), databases and 1Spatial technologies.


The role will be varied and interesting with an opportunity to work with data from different industries in both spatial and non-spatial formats. There will be a requirement for travel to customer locations and events throughout the UK and possibly overseas (subject to COVID-19 restrictions).

You will be responsible for:

As a Consultant at 1Spatial, you will be working with a team tasked with delivering customer focussed projects, plus potential involvement with the development of 1Spatial products and solutions. You will often be working closely with our customers so a confident, engaging customer-facing persona is required.
The work will primarily utilise 1Spatial’s own rules-based solutions, third party products such as FME from Safe Software, Oracle and open-source technology including QGIS and PostGIS. You will use these tools to deliver solutions that enable our customers to automate the modification, management, and re-use of complex data. You will also be working in cooperation with the sales team to identify opportunities, construct demonstrations and deliver presentations to win business.


Required Skills

  • Ideally, a degree in a relevant Geographical or Data Science discipline
  • Pragmatic approach to problem solving, with strong customer-facing skills, strong analytical skills, and attention to detail
  • Capability to self-manage
  • Keenness to learn, develop your skills and gain experience
  • Keenness to help others in the team develop their own skills

Desired skills

  • Knowledge of spatial technologies and data
  • Any previous experience with development or data processing languages such as Python, R, and SQL

What we can offer 

  • Competitive salary
  • Flexible working hours
  • 25 days annual leave
  • Generous company pension scheme
  • Group income protection scheme
  • Private health insurance
  • Buying/selling annual leave
  • Free car parking
  • Easy rail access
  • Soft drinks and fruit
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Active social programme
  • Health Cash Plan
  • Personal Development Allowance

Are you interested? 

Please send a covering letter and CV/resume to recruitment@1spatial.com.

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