Historic Environment Scotland
Longmore House, Edinburgh

Geospatial Data Manager

Job summary

Salary Band £38988 - £44797
Location Edinburgh and the Lothians
Hours 37 per week
Closing Date 06 March 2024 at midday
Reference HES/24/009

Thank you for your interest in the post of Geospatial Data Manager at the National Collection of Aerial Photography (NCAP), part of Historic Environment Scotland (HES). This is a permanent and pensionable appointment.

With expertise in data, technology and innovation, this new leadership role within NCAP is responsible for the continuous evolution and management of our geospatial data lifecycle. With detailed knowledge and understanding of the challenges and opportunities of Big Data, you will develop approaches and techniques for the automated processing and analysis of historic geospatial data using High Performance Computing (HPC) systems.


We offer a number of excellent benefits, such as special leave, reimbursement for relevant professional subscriptions, study leave for work related courses, an occupational sick pay scheme, access to a free Headspace subscription and access to a civil service pension scheme with minimum employer contributions of 26.6% (pro rata’d).


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