About the role
This is an exciting opportunity to co-ordinate our work to acquire, maintain and distribute access to our
extensive catalogue of geospatial data for internal and external customers.
Formerly known as thinkWhere, our geospatial team are now proud to be part of the Idox Group and
are at the leading edge of cloud delivery for web mapping and pioneering GIS software and data as a
service. Using globally leading open-source technologies, this is a team which is passionate about
applying GIS and geospatial data to improve and innovate what our customers do.
Our geospatial data platform currently hosts over 300 third party datasets, including our licenced data
partnership with the Ordnance Survey. Our platform and products are hosted on Amazon Web Services
and use key technologies including PostGIS, Geoserver and OpenLayers.
You will be responsible for ensuring a consistent and controlled version of geospatial data is
maintained, shared and managed for use by our customers across local/central government, asset
management, infrastructure and the land and property sector.
We are looking for a passionate, highly motivated geospatial data expert with hands on experience.
Working as part of the Idox Geospatial Product Team, you will lead the development of geospatial data
management policies and procedures. You will be responsible for curating our extensive and growing
catalogue of geospatial data, ensuring the efficient maintenance, update and publication of data for use
by software products across the group and by our customers.
Joining Idox as our Geospatial Data Manager opens up opportunities to develop your skills and
experience and work on a broad variety of projects, for the public and private sectors. You’ll have a
buddy and have access to a mentor from day one and will have a benefits package designed to support
your well-being and flexible working, as well as your professional development.