Job Description

The Role

The successful candidate will play an active role in the Analytics Centre of Expertise providing geo-intelligence & Analytics advisory, support and delivery capabilities to the wider Willis Towers Watson Group. Working alongside GI/BI analysts, developers and data science specialists, this corporate capability supports Willis Towers Watson sales teams and analysts develop analytics solutions and insights for their respective business units.
The candidate should be a senior expert in implementing and integrating geospatial technologies to solve risk management and other business problems. They will interact with clients and co-workers to co-ordinate and deliver prioritised projects and ensure the optimised use of our geospatial infrastructure. The candidate will be an enthusiastic advocate for geospatial analytics and enjoy developing geospatial products and technical enablement which is focused on quality assurance.
  • Working with the Head of the Analytics CoE to advocate the use of the most suitable data/services, keeping up to date with market trends and capabilities
  • Assisting service manager and Head of Analytics CoE in the design, development (implementation) and maintenance of GI platforms
  • Performing analysis and creating information products from geo-intelligence and related software and sub systems.
  • Providing support for data conversion, systems integration and systems/application’s development and implementation.
  • Ensure review of other analyst’s deliverables (code reviews, design documents) and adherence to set quality control procedures.
  • Ensure best practice and quality assurance is applied to technical delivery – role model and leading by example
  • Line management including performance review and objective setting, input in the salary review, and guiding their personal development
  • Co-ordinating the functional team ensuring the work is to a high standard and on time
  • Developing and applying GI analysis solutions to meet other discipline specific needs.
  • Facilitates technical design walkthroughs, reviews and handover with team members, service management
  • Documenting specifications for geo intelligence or information technology (IT) reports, dashboards, or other outputs.
  • Consults with cross functional team members (PM/BA etc) during delivery to ensure alignment and awareness of dependencies
  • Evaluating GI development and application development proposals and assessing feasibility of projects, co-ordinating the estimation and planning of deliverables
  • Maintain team competence by ensuring that skills or knowledge gaps are met with appropriate training and development so they are able to perform to their maximum capability and fulfil their potential and the requirements of the business and adhere to regulatory requirements
  • Disseminate information regarding tools, reports, or metadata enhancements via community forums, training and stakeholder groups.
  • Understand the internal and external data landscape and work with the Data Strategy team to make data more discoverable and available for analytics purposes.
  • Identify and analyse industry or geographic trends with business strategy implications.
  • Maintain library of model documents, templates, or other reusable knowledge assets.
  • Analyse technology trends to identify markets for future product development


The Requirements
  • Experience implementing enterprise software solutions, developing independent and integrated analytical solutions/capabilities
  • Demonstrated data analytics/modelling proficiency
  • Creativity and curiosity regarding data, ability to identify patterns in disparate data source
  • Experience in both agile and classic “waterfall” implementations
  • Strong communication and customer management skills
  • Ability to effectively prioritize and execute tasks in a high-pressure environment
  • Experience in engaging with senior business leaders and IT
  • Leads pilot engagements and supporting customers
  • Communicates with product management to help shape the product roadmap
  • Experience co-ordinating priorities and managing several projects simultaneously, driving projects through to completion.
  • Experience of line management and associate development
  • Advanced experience developing, supporting and co-ordinating the deployment of the ESRI Desktop product suite across a community of users (ArcGIS Desktop/ ArcGIS Pro and extensions such as Spatial Analyst, 3D Analyst, Data Interoperability & City Engine)
  • Advan
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