Data Processor
Ref: REC112

This role is based in Harpenden.


To oversee and manage the processing, movement and storage of VogelR3D, Amberg and static scan data. To communicate project progress to all relevant stakeholders reporting to the Project Lead Surveyor.

In addition to the technical and commercial aspects of the role, we expect individuals to demonstrate our key characters; Innovation, Creative, Passionate, Bold, Ambitious, Relentless, Trusted and Trailblazers.

Role Specification

  • To be responsible for the processing of data captured with the Amberg track trolley system, various static laser scanners and the VogelR3D UAV system. Generating and manipulating data in order to produce deliverables including 3D point clouds, topographical surveys, survey reports, gauging surveys, track and road alignments and 2D and 3D CAD drawings. 
  • To ensure that data back up and data management is carried out in line with Company policy.
  • To coordinate and manage the issuing of data and specifications to 3rd party CAD suppliers.
  • To liaise with 3rd Party CAD suppliers as required regarding workload and delivery schedules.
  • To accurately check data against specifications and CAD standards, reporting and analysing where necessary.
  • To undertake laser scanning data processing and registrations
  • To provide general 3D drafting services in AutoCAD, and MicroStation as appropriate, across all parts of the business as required
  • Conversion of data to client specifications
  • Processing photography and preparing TruViews and visualisations. 
  • To organise resources and equipment for weekend shifts
  • To undertake site work when necessary. 
  • To undertake all other reasonable tasks as requested. 
  • To be involved with projects which may run outside of normal working hours and weekends.

Person Specification


  • Must have an advanced understanding and proficiency in AutoCAD.
  • Experience of processing traverse and levelling observations obtained from survey equipment
  • Experience of processing Laser scanning data using Leica Cyclone software and analysing registration reports
  • Competent in Microsoft Office applications.
  • Will be a pro-active and persuasive communicator with good verbal and written communication skills.
  • Great interpersonal skills.
  • Positive and proactive approach to managing project demands and associated problem solving
  • Excellent organisational skills, with the ability to multi task and work under pressure to tight deadlines.


  • Experience of working in a rail and road environment
  • Have a surveying related degree
  • Working knowledge of MicroStation
  • Working knowledge of Amberg Rail
  • Working knowledge of Leica Geo-office
  • Working knowledge of N4ce
  • Working knowledge of StarNet
  • Leica TruView

If you have any questions about this role please email