Engineering and construction

GIS Specialist

Imagine a future where you’ll have responsibility for delivering geospatial services to your own projects, as the go-to person for geospatial information and expertise

Join us in this role where you’ll be part of a team in a matrix organization that develops, constructs, and operates offshore wind farm projects all over the world.

Welcome to Geographic Information Systems

You’ll be part of Geographic Information Systems (GIS) where you, together with your colleagues, will be part of a multi-faceted team of other experts in the field. Our department deals with a broad range of tasks and stakeholders, where no two days are the same, and you’ll get the opportunity to follow a project from start to finish. You’ll also be part of a team that supports and helps each other across projects and offices.

You’ll play an important role in:

  • performing geospatial information management by collecting, validating, and distributing information to our relevant stakeholders, both internally in the organization and externally to contractors or authorities
  • performing geospatial analysis, e.g., 2D and 3D analysis of seabed data
  • creating and maintaining web-based ArcGIS Portal solutions, such as Web Apps, Web Maps, and Dashboards for your assigned project
  • being responsible for the daily work and information management in relation to the development and construction of our offshore wind farm projects
  • feeding back lessons learnt from your assigned projects to the wider line organization
  • internal and external stakeholder management and workflow development.

To succeed in the role, you:

  • hold a master’s degree, or bachelor's plus work experience in a relevant field, e.g., GIS, geography, environmental planning, or surveying, with a heavy focus on GIS and have a strong understanding of geodesy
  • have extensive experience working with the ArcGIS platform, incl. ArcGIS Pro, ArcGIS Online, and Portal, within a relevant field
  • have experience with CAD-based software, incl. AutoCAD and can automate repetitive workflows by using ESRI Model Builder or Python scripts
  • have a curious, innovative, proactive, and systematic approach to your work tasks and are ready to be the go-to specialist within your project
  • thrive in a fast-paced environment where task prioritization and quick decision making is essential
  • have experience in, or a familiarity with, Offshore Survey and Engineering datasets.

Join a global leader in renewable energy

Ørsted is a growing green energy major and global leader in climate action. With us you’ll play a part in driving change towards a green energy future. You’ll grow your talent in a fast-paced and high-growth industry where you have plenty of opportunities to learn and develop through challenging assignments and industry-leading experts. Here you can perform in a friendly work environment based on trust, respect, and collaboration.

Shape the future with us

Send your application to us no later than August 15, 2022. We’ll be conducting interviews on a continuous basis and reserve the right to take down the advert when we have found the right candidate.

Please don’t hesitate to contact Talent Acquisition Operations US, Talent Acquisition Specialist, on, if you’d like to know more about the position. If you need to request any adjustments to working practices, working patterns, or the assessment or interview process we're happy to discuss alternative arrangements.

We offer a flexible workplace, and in this position, you’ll be working in a hybrid (office and home-working) set-up. For this position, this means that you’ll be willing to spend at least three days per week at the office.

Please note that you’re expected to do some travelling in relation to your work, as you’ll be expected to travel to various Orsted US offices, as well as our office in Gentofte Denmark.

Please note that for your application to be taken into consideration, you must submit your application via our online career pages and answer the screening questions relevant for your country.