Senior CAD/GIS Software Consultant
Senior CAD/GIS Software Consultant
I work at the intersection of CAD and GIS. With almost 40 years of experience including as a software developer at NedGraphics and international business consultant at Autodesk EMEA, now working as an independent consultant with a focus on Autodesk software.
Technical expertise, team player, teamleader (Scrum/Agile), supportive, connecting skills and solution-oriented. Analytical, communicative, thinks in constructive solutions from the perspective of the client, concerned and enthousiastic, with a sense of humor.
Director, Owner - Senior CAD/GIS Software Consultant
van der Pol-Consulting bvFrom 2009 I am an entrepreneur - van der Pol-Consulting bv - and I work as a softwareconsultant for various clients.
GIS Consultant BNL
AutodeskFrom May 2006 I became the new GIS Consulting Solution Executive in the Benelux. After a pilot period, the CSC program started in EMEA in February 2007 and I became the first Senior Customer Success Consultant.
GIS Technical Sales Mngr EMEA
AutodeskIn May 2001 I started working for the EMEA GIS Sales Exec Team as GIS Technical Sales Mngr. A technical resource for both the own team and the sales teams in the regions and for the resellers.
GIS Application Engineer BNL
AutodeskIn July 1998 I started working at Autodesk in the Benelux GIS team, as a GIS Application Engineer. Responsible for reseller support, technical presentations & pilots for potential customers, road shows and seminars.
Product Mngr, Developer
NedGraphicsIn 1995 the TopoCAD software department was taken over by NedGraphics. I became the product mngr of TopoCAD, responsible for the future strategy of the product.
RocompAfter the bankruptcy of Optronics, the core activities were taken over by Rocomp. The development of TopoCAD continued and the user group was established.
Support Engineer, Developer
OptronicsWe sold surveying equipment, computers, peripherals & software. In 1984 we started the development of TopoCAD; a surveying software package that works in combination with. AutoCAD.
Geo-MeetdienstAs a surveyor I was involved in various projects at home and abroad; including surveyoperator on the ships involved in the construction of the Oosterschelde storm surge barrier and surveyconsultant for a water pipeline project in Saudi Arabia.
€1,200.- / day (ex VAT)
€1,200.- / day
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