Who are we?

At Chronicle, we create digital cemeteries, allowing the community to easily connect with their history and cemetery administrators to manage their records. Chronicle offers a full digital creation service, including ground survey, aerial mapping, and records rebuilding. The result is a beautiful online cemetery, accessible to everyone and simple to maintain.

Job overview

The GIS Analyst is responsible for interpreting old cemetery diagrams and records and converting them to a GIS format. You will be involved in the map and figure production to present complex analytical data, geographic data creation, data editing, data management, data analysis, and reporting, also ensuring the integrity of all processes and uploading them to our Chronicle app.

This is a remote work opportunity with a one-year contract duration. There is a high possibility to continue working as permanent staff after the initial contract is completed.

Responsibilities include and are not limited to

  • Interpret old cemetery diagrams and records and convert them to a GIS format for upload to our Chronicle app
  • Consolidate in multiple datasets, including, 100-year-old diagrams, Excel grids, CAD files, Excel database, Microsoft Access database, written notes, and conversions from other cemetery software, and match it all to high-resolution drone imagery that we use to create the final product

Performance standards

  • Consistently deliver high-quality work promptly and effectively carry out responsibilities with minimum supervision
  • Highly organized and systematic with strong time management skills and the ability to juggle competing priorities and deadlines required
  • Demonstrate to management multiple projects simultaneously under tight deadlines
  • Ability to work well in a team as well as working individually
  • Must be capable of setting up priorities

Minimum requirements

  • Min. 2 years of work experience in GIS
  • Experienced in using QGIS
  • Extreme attention to detail. You will be working with 10,000s of records per cemetery. We can’t make mistakes with the customer data. The final result must be 100% accurate according to what we have supplied. Therefore you must be meticulous in your production and quality checking
  • Intermediate to advanced skills in Excel for database analysis, cleaning and repurposing to work in our software. You should be adept at using Excel formulas to analyze and clean large datasets
  • Experienced in generating CAD in previous projects
  • Experienced in processing drone imagery using Agisoft or Pix4D
  • Ability to work independently and team player
  • Ability to communicate clearly, as well as express ideas in a structured manner, both verbally and in writing
  • Excellent report writing and oral communication skills in English