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Geospatial Career Coaching

Imagine choosing a job not on money or even on career advancement, but as part of a life worth living.

My Coaching

I can help you find your first job after graduation or help you advance in your career by changing jobs.

Expert Advice

I’ve been on both sides of the table. I been hired for great geospatial jobs and I’ve helped to hire the best geospatial resources.

Invest in Yourself

You’ve gotten the education and you’ve committed to a future in the geospatial industry. Take the last step and invest in the best career advice you can.

Shape Your Career

Stop getting career advice from your mom and your friends and invest in advice from an industry expert.


Jonathan Murphy

Geospatial Career Coach

Jonathan Murphy is a geospatial career coach and mentor.  He has worked across Canada and around the world as a GIS specialist, geomatics manager, and marketing consultant.  He has been coaching graduates, professionals, and senior members of the geospatial industry for over ten years.

Jonathan is an alumnus the University of Calgary and of the Centre of Geographic Sciences (COGS) and holds post graduate diplomas in GIS and Applied Geomatics Research. Over the course of his career he has worked in many sectors like oil and gas, renewable energy, government, NGOs, and organisations like the United Nations.  Jonathan has the distinction of being the first Web Manager of the British Museum in London.

Jon provides expert advice to job seekers and is the Founder and Managing Director of GoGeomatics Canada, the most popular communications hub for the Canadian geomatics sector in the world. He has also created Canada’s largest network of geomatics students and professionals.

In 2019 Jonathan founded GeoIgnite, Canada’s National Geospatial Conference. All of his work has shared one goal. That of strengthening and empowering the Canadian and global geospatial community. Through his wide network of industry contacts and expertise in human resources and job trends, he provides effective staffing solutions for geomatics companies and career seminars for job seekers. He has volunteered as a geography teacher for at-risk youth, and was made a fellow of the Royal Canadian Geographical Society in 2013.

Persons Coached

Career Workshops Given

Networking Events Organized

Geospatial Career Packages

Contact Info

Jonathan Murphy
Suite #421 – 207 Bank Street
Ottawa, Ontario K2P 2N2