PS010 Geo-Data Manager (SM)

Closing date for applications: 03/11/2021
Specialist role
Service manager
Summary of the work
A specialist geo data manager is required to configure geographical information services and provide technical geospatial support to the C4ISR programme in relation to all map dependent applications.
Latest start date
Expected contract length
18 months with an option for an extension of six months (subject to financial approval).
South West England
Organisation the work is for
Ministry of Defence. Defence Digital ASDT C4ISR
Maximum day rate
Early market engagement
Who the specialist will work with
Civilian, Military and contractors within the MOD and wider Defence industry.
What the specialist will work on
ASDT C4ISR is transitioning to a Service based approach to delivering GEO within Defence Digital – this post will be providing detailed technical support to a number of systems across Defence and helping direct / cohere the future direction of implementation on those systems:a. Configure imported geo data /services & associated ARC GIS servers for operationally focussed geo services (gs) eg mapping & imagery to dependent applications, not limited to DTT, ICC, JOCWATCH and C4ISR applications across multiple security domains.b. Support other application geo teams in preparation for exercises.c. Assist with technical expertise for coherence activities
Address where the work will take place
DD ASDT are based at Mustang Building and Building 405 on Westwells Road, MOD Corsham, SN13 9NR. Additional travel to various MOD premises and Industry partner locations in the UK may be required.
Working arrangements
The successful candidate will need to work between 4 and 5 days per week. The working day is 8 hours to include 30 minutes for break. Some work may be conducted at other MOD and industry partner sites in the UK. Opportunities for home working are available. This individual will report to the C4ISR Programme Manager in ASDT.T. & S. LOL = £2000 (Ex-VAT)
Security clearance
Valid DV clearance must be in place prior to the contract starting and for the duration of the contract.
Additional terms and conditions
How many specialists to evaluate
Cultural fit criteria
-Describe how you would work as a team with our organisation and other suppliers - 1 Point -Describe a time when you have been transparent and collaborative when making decisions - 1 Point -Give an example of a no-blame culture where you have encouraged people to learn from their mistakes - 1 Point -Illustrate how you have taken responsibility for your work - 1 Point -Give an example of how you have shared knowledge and experience with team members - 1 Point
Assessment methods
Evaluation weighting
Technical competence 70% Cultural fit 5% Price 25%
Essential skills and experience
  • Demonstrate evidence of experience managing and configuring ESRI ArcGIS Enterprise products and Geospatial datasets/services provided by military SGCs
  • Give an example of last 3 years experience providing geo support to FLCs in the use of operational systems
  • Demonstrate an understanding of the various requirements for specific C4ISR applications such as DTT, ICC, C2PC, GELs
  • Demonstrate knowledge of geospatial concepts and terminology (projection types, coordinate systems, formats, standards)
  • Demonstrate competence in publishing OGC compliant Web Map Services via ESRI’s ArcGIS Enterprise
  • Demonstrate competence of legacy ArcGIS Desktop products (ArcMap & ArcCatalog) along with knowledge of their replacement software (ArcGIS Pro)
  • Evidence of familiarity with REST WMS services
  • Confirmation of Knowledge plus example of materials issued by DGC and other Specialist Geospatial Centres and the expected file structure for Geospatial data
  • Demonstrate familiarity with setup and support of applications that use either ESRI’s JavaScript SDK and/or Flex viewer
Nice-to-have skills and experience
  • Give an example of experience working with C4ISR or related applications
  • Explain your experience of dealing with remote groups of stakeholders and how you managed expectations and communications between disparate groups
  • Demonstrate your experience of working with industry partners

Closing date for applications: 03/11/2021

PS010 Geo-Data Manager (SM)

Closing date for applications: 03/11/2021

Specialist role:

Service manager


South West England


Ministry of Defence. Defence Digital ASDT C4ISR

Maximum day rate:


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