Fugro is currently seeking a Senior Lidar and Photogremmetry Analyst for our Mississauga, ON office that will work full time to support Fugro’s Asset Management team by providing geospatial production management support, data processing / analysis, problem solving, task management as well as project oversight. This position requires daily production oversight and reporting for all geospatial related projects. The successful candidate must have in-depth expertise in one or more of the following subject areas and must be proficient with all of the following subjects including; LIDAR, photogrammetry, Feature Manipulation Engine (FME), GIS, ArcGIS, coordinate systems and projections, complex geospatial analysis and geodatabase design. The successful candidate must also have in-depth expertise in one or more of the following tools and must have proficient skills in the majority of the following tools: POSPac MMS, Optech’s LIDAR Mapping Suites, Microstation / Terrascan, AutoCAD Civil3D, ArcGIS, MARS by Merrick, Global Mapper, Quick-Terrain Modeler, Google Earth, TopoDOT and Orbit GT.
Duties and Responsibilities of the Analyst include:
Post processing (registration) of the LiDAR data
Conduct LiDAR data compilation and analysis
Classification of LiDAR point clouds
Perform GPS Post-Processing
Extraction of mapping features from LiDAR point clouds and generate CAD mapping for internal and external clients
Importing geospatial data into AutoCAD, TopoDOT and/or MicroStation
Process and input data from multiple sources
Collaborate with team to identify and apply new technologies within the company
A valid Driver’s License and daily access to a motor vehicle for possible regional travel
Generating LiDAR tile layout, project area, and project requirements using ArcGIS or QGIS
Building, testing, and running classification macros
Classifying LiDAR point cloud data using Terrascan to meet client requirements
Analyzing alignment issues and applying relative adjustments to calibrate raw .las strips
Adjusting data sets to surveyed ground control points
Using your complete understanding of LIDAR theory and GIS discipline to troubleshoot advanced issues with senior data analysts
Data feature extraction / compilation of roadside assets (bridges, guiderails, signage…etc
Peer reviewing junior analyst classification work
Researching innovative solutions to improve efficiencies utilizing new technologies, software and approaches
Position Duties/Work Responsibilities
Perform advanced development tasks that require extensive technical knowledge. Work is performed individually or in a team environment.
Support data quality issues by analyzing and advising appropriate remediation actions for various problem and challenging datasets.
Continually participate in process improvement. Troubleshoot and provide solutions both locally and to global and regional production teams when applicable.
Support new product development, initialize and develop new process work flow and procedure to standardize, automate and increase local and global production capability.
Education and Certification Requirements
Bachelors degree or higher in a geospatial field is desired, with a concentration in surveying, geomatics, or GIS
Minimum of three years experience with emphasis on LiDAR data processing (required)
Certified Mapping Scientist Lidar (desired)
Certified photogrammetrist (desired)
Certified (GIS/LIS Technologist (desired)
A career at Fugro means challenging work in an international environment. You work in motivated teams with colleagues from all over the world. As Fugro we are proud to provide geo-intelligence and asset integrity solutions to contribute to a live-able world. As a market leader in geo-information, Fugro offers a unique combination of state of the art 3D technology, software development and engineering for our clients. Fugro is an international company with a wide range of global career potential.
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