Job Openings Junior/ Graduate GIS Analyst

About the job Junior/ Graduate GIS Analyst

Role and Responsibilities

  • Successful candidate will be responsible for creating and delivering geospatial solutions as part of our Visualization & Data Intelligence team, a growing national specialty practice focused on advancing and enhancing data technologies

  • The successful candidate will have experience working with ESRI ArcGIS Desktop and Online applications, enterprise-level databases, and mobile applications

  • Fulfill geospatial analyses, mapping and online application requests for internal and external clients

  • Demonstrate and apply an understanding/knowledgebase of geospatial topics and best practices including projections, data management and version control, spatial analysis techniques, linear referencing, editing features, field data collection techniques, and 3D GIS tools

  • Learn and apply new skills and tools during the life cycle of a project

  • Create, edit, and manage vector and raster data, and collect data from online clearinghouses

  • Populate geospatial metadata per Federal Geospatial Data Committee (FGDC guidelines)

  • Work with other GIS Analysts within the company’s Geospatial Group to perform tasks such as: collecting project requirements, determine clients' needs, communicate solutions, design workflows and data management techniques to increase efficiencies, and maintain the quality of deliverables 

Knowledge & Experience

  • Bachelor's degree in geography, environmental sciences, planning, or other related field with exposure to GIS applications

  • 0-1 years of relevant work experience in GIS using Esri ArcGIS Desktop and Online applications and related extensions including Spatial Analyst, 3D Analyst, and Geostatistical Analyst

  • Excellent problem solving, time management and verbal/written communication skills including the ability to communicate effectively with external and internal clients of varying levels of computer literacy

  • Team player with ability to work within tight deadlines for multiple projects

  • Self-starter, highly motivated, organized, and self-disciplined in order to organize time and work efficiently in a face-paced and exciting consulting environment

  • Exercise responsible and ethical decision-making regarding company funds, resources, and conduct and adhere to the company’s Code of Conduct and related policies and procedures

  • Proven track record of upholding workplace safety and ability to abide by the company’s health, safety and drug/alcohol and harassment policies

Awesome To Have

  • Experience working with ESRI tools including Advanced Editing, Geocoding, Georeferencing, Raster Calculators, Topology, Labeling, and Data Driven Pages

  • Experience with Esri mobile applications (Collector, Field Maps, Survey123) for GPS data collection

  • Working knowledge, or willingness to learn Esri products such as ArcGIS Urban, StoryMaps, and Experience Builder

  • A working knowledge of Enterprise-Level Databases and applications (ArcGIS Enterprise), ArcGIS Online, and database connections and how they can be used in desktop and mobile mapping environments

  • Experience working with data in both Microsoft Excel and Access

  • Working knowledge of, or willingness to learn, Python scripting environment to automate tasks and workflows

  • Cartographic skills that depict a clear understanding of map composition and symbology principles with the ability to produce maps for reports, meetings, posters, web mapping etc 

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