Careers with Compass

GIS jobs in CompassWe are always keen to hear from people interested in a career with Compass Informatics. In particular, we look for staff with a strong technical aptitude and an interest in applying their skills to applications that make a difference.

With fifty staff from a range of countries and backgrounds and, working with a wide range of clients, we offer a diverse, challenging and rewarding professional environment and career development opportunities. Our salaries are competitive and our employee benefits include health insurance, sickness and life insurance, and pension contributions. Compass Informatics invests heavily in skills development and promotes a strong knowledge-sharing ethos.

Due to continued growth we seek expressions of interest or applications for pending and on-going opportunities.  Please note that for many posts we recruit from already-submitted CVs – so contact us now so we can consider you for any current and future opportunities.

Current IT, Analytics, and GIS Jobs

Over recent months we have expanded our GIS, spatial analysis and system development team; built a new marine data analytics team; taken on a Business Development Manager dedicated to our UK clients.  We will be in contact with all applicants if we have not already done so.  Note we always welcome expressions of interest for future opportunities.

Senior Developer

Role available immediately.

Central Attributes:

  • Excellent technical aptitude, knowledge, and key experiences.
  • Comfortable working within an IT services environment.
  • Willing to thrive in a multi-project environment.
  • Keen to contribute to and lead growing SaaS platform development activities.
  • Balancing technical issues and preferences with business expectations and constraints.
  • Strong team ethos & rapport, and excellent communication skills. Welcoming of interaction with our much valued clients.

Main elements of role:

  • Systems development and programming role. Hands-on development will be a substantial part of this role – likely ~60%.
  • Solution architecture including design of solutions at tender stage, and refinement during design phases.
  • Technical project progress oversight to maximise efficiencies and ensure optimal approaches and decisions.
  • Technical mentoring to largely senior developers, including code reviews and paired programming.
  • Technical assessments of previous systems with, for example, upgrades and new phases of development in mind.
  • Technical investigations & discovery including of new technologies, with colleagues.

Summary technologies:

  • Systems – .Net, SQL Server, Web, Mobile (native, Xamarin)
  • Cloud infrastructure – Azure, as we hold an Azure Enterprise Agreement with Microsoft; AWS.
  • Analytics – PowerBI especially.
  • Geographical Information Systems interest / willingness to learn – Esri ArcGIS especially.

Some selected projects:

  • Building a portal to visualise (dashboards, maps) mobile network data analysis for vehicle and people movement.
  • GoParkit parking payments and management SaaS platform build.
  • Agricultural web systems for farm plans formulation and reporting.
  • Public transport data capture system with web and mobile elements.
  • Public-facing systems on environmental & biodiversity data.
  • Database assessment & modelling to create a key corporate database from previous legacy databases.


  • Rewarding salary, pension, health insurance, permanent health insurance, death in service, CPD support.
  • Please note you must have an EU/EEA passport.

Please email and include your CV. All applications will be treated in complete confidence.

To discuss please call Gearóid Ó Riain, Managing Director, at, or phone at +353 87 2902343.


Senior GIS Analyst & Data Manager, Galway

We continue to welcome expressions of interest (with CV) for the pending senior GIS analyst / data manager role, based in Galway.  The role requires proven skills and experience in corporate level spatial data design and management in a SQL Server / Esri environment; spatial data analysis and data product development – which will be applied to marine spatial planning; and excellent communication, documentation, and teamwork skills. Assessment of candidates will recommence in the Autumn.

Note you must have advanced English and an EU / EEA passport.

Other Opportunities

If you feel that you want to be part of the Compass Informatics success story, please email and include your CV. All applications will be treated in complete confidence.

Contact for queries: Mr. Gearóid Ó’Riain, Managing Director, at, or phone at +353 1 2104580; mobile +353 87 2902343.


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  • Compass Informatics Limited
  • Block 8, Blackrock Business Park
  • Carysfort Avenue, Blackrock
  • County Dublin, Ireland
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  • 4 Old Park Lane, Mayfair
  • London W1K 1QW
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