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GIS Analyst



Prague, Czechia
Posted on Tuesday, June 18, 2024

What you'll do:

As a GIS Analyst at our Vacasa team in Prague, you will play a critical role in leveraging geographic data to drive business insights, improve operational efficiency, and support our sales organization. Analysts at Vacasa collaborate closely with cross-functional teams including, but not limited to Sales, Operations, Marketing, Product, and Finance to extract, analyze, and maintain data from various sources.

As a GIS Analyst, your role includes:

  • Utilizing GIS tools to create interactive maps, spatial analyses, and data-driven insights to improve efficiency of our teams.
  • Developing and maintaining geodatabases containing property information, legal requirements, and market data to facilitate spatial analysis and reporting.
  • Conducting location-based analyses to identify new market opportunities, assess competitive landscapes, and optimize property distribution across key destinations.
  • Providing geospatial support for property acquisition, site selection, and expansion efforts by performing Total Addressable Market Analysis and assessments of sales coverage.
  • Collaborating with the marketing team to create targeted campaigns and promotional materials using geospatial data.
  • Cooperating with cross-functional teams to gather, analyze, and visualize geospatial data.

Skills you'll need:

  • University background in Geographic Information Systems, Geography, Geodesy, Computer Science or Information Systems
  • 2+ years of experience working as a GIS Analyst or in a similar role
  • Proficiency in GIS software such as ArcGIS, QGIS, or similar tools
  • Strong understanding of spatial analysis techniques and cartographic principles
  • Experience working with geodatabases, spatial data formats, and web mapping technologies (e.g., ArcGIS Online, Google Maps API)
  • Analytical and problem-solving skills, with the ability to translate complex data into actionable insights and recommendations

Skills you'll need:

  • 5 weeks of vacation
  • 12 sick days
  • Meal allowance
  • Contribution for pension insurance
  • Hybrid work and flexible working hours
  • Competitive salary
  • Fresh fruits and snacks in the office
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Career development opportunities
  • Employee discounts
  • All the equipment you’ll need to be successful
  • Modern offices in Prague - Karlín

Vacasa is an equal opportunity employer committed to fostering a diverse and inclusive workplace. We do not discriminate against applicants based upon race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy, gender identity, and sexual orientation), national origin, age, disability, genetic information, or other classes protected by applicable law. Veterans are encouraged.

Vacasa is committed to maintaining a safe and productive work environment. Possession, use, or being under the influence of alcohol or illegal drugs in the workplace is prohibited.

An offer of employment for this role will be contingent upon the successful completion of a background check and/or OFAC screening.