Barrick is a leading international gold mining company portfolio of 27 operating mines and seven advanced exploration and development projects, located across five continents. Barrick is the largest gold mining company in Tanzania e operating gold mines, Bulyanhulu, North Mara and Tulawaka and the Buzwagi Project. Barrick Africa also comprises of joint venture partner such as the Kabanga Nickel Project in Tanzania and the Sedibelo Platinum Project in South Africa. The position will attract a competitive salary package which will include excellent benefits. Applicants are invited to submit their CVs (indicatin the position title in the subject) via e-mail to: ApplyDar@barrick.com Barrick has a strong commitment to environmental, health and safety management. Barrick offers equal employment opportunities to quali d men and women. If you are not contacted by Barrick within thirty (30) days after the closing date, you should consider your application as unsuccessful. Short listed candidates may be subjected to any of the following: security clearance; competency assessment; physical ca ability assessment, reference checking. Please forward applications before 3rd April, 2009. KEY RESULT AREAS/ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS PROFESSIONAL AND INTERPERSONAL DETAILS Education: 1 - Bachelors or masters in GIS, MIS, Computer Science or relating field Experiance Showing pprogressive experience in geospatial Data services, including data crea tion, conversion and translation Working knowledge with solid skills in GIS applica tions working and skills on SQL, ERDAS/ESRI imagery service with depth knowledge of ArcGIS Server, ArcIMS, ArcSDE and GIS portal tools. Experience: Special attributes: SPATIAL DATA SPECIALIST Barrick A frica is currently seeking to appoint a suitable candidate to work with the global spa tial data team to improve and create standard by were and how data is collected and stored improving th bility of spatial data to e xploration and the operations by collection, conve ting and updating to the spatial databases. Locate and validate da ta stored and type of format this data is stored with the ability to tag and manage data loca tions and so ftware. Being able to tra n and mentor colleagues in spatial data systems and proc ss. Support and deploy the spatial system according to business needs with maintaining Barrick standards. We are therefore seeking to appoint a person into the following roles: 1. Solid skills in GIS applica tions, SQL, ERDAS/ESRI, Arc IS Server, ArcIMS, ArcSDE and GIS portal tools 2. Train and mentoring of users 3. Gather in formation from meetings with users and translate them in deliverables. Prepare and analyse metadata with a strong capability of documentation, including the crea tion of training and spatial literature 4. Administration of spatial data by the means of monitoring, QAQC and archiving of data 5. Develop and support where need in the spatial data area with a focus on the Barrick Land Management program 6. Be able to work independently dealing with day to day demands. The capability of managing projects according the Barrick PDM3 and PIAM project methodologies. Bachelors or masters in GIS, MIS, Computer Science or relating field showing pprogressive experience in geospatial data services, including data crea tion, conversion and translation. Working knowledge with solid skills in GIS applica tions working and skills on SQL, ERDAS/ESRI imagery service with depth knowledge of ArcGIS Server, ArcIMS, ArcSDE and GIS portal tools. Minimum 2/3 years of geospatial Practical geospatial experience with quality control/ uality assurance processes. Experience with ESRI software and server applications Able to work on their own, manage multiply tasks and p iorities To prioritize work and demands from the business; have analytical skills to resolve problems with the use of GIS applications Be timelessly and professional and to communicate to users and fellow team members.