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Organization: The Sanborn Map Company
Title: Geospatial IT Systems Manager
Location: Salt Lake City, UT
Application Deadline:
Posted: 2016-11-18

Position Description:

The Sanborn Map Company is looking to fill a Geospatial IT Systems Manager position in Salt Lake City, UT.

Provide expert level support and oversight for IT systems including desktop, server, and network administration. Provide expert level consultation on IT systems architecture with specific emphasis on geospatial technology function and performance. Serve as a point of contact with IT systems managers in the Forest Service CIO and USDA OCIO to coordinate implementation and management of enterprise systems and infrastructure. Provide expert level support and management of on-site information security technology and protocols. Serve as a lead consultant on IT systems to federal program management staff in RSAC, GSTC, and the GMO. Coordinate with Forest Service and USDA CIO organizations and agency technology users to evaluate and implement enterprise remote sensing technology including remote sensing software acquisition and distribution (both standard and customized), hardware evaluation and General IT system administration. Expert knowledge is required in system support/administration for Linux servers (CentOS, Redhat, Debian), system support/administration for Windows servers and numerous desktop/laptop workstations (Windows Server 2008/2012,Windows 7, etc.), and support of IT infrastructure operations.

a. Bachelorís degree in Computer Science or related discipline.
b. Minimum8 years of experience in managing high capacity computing and storage environment (Linux and Windows) with Bachelorís degree or 5 years with advanced degree. Experience in managing IT systems that support enterprise-scale geospatial operations is preferred.
c. Minimum of 2 years of experience in project management, client maintenance, and IT system development.
d. Experience managing specialized geospatial data acquisition, management, and distribution systems (conduct near real time satellite antenna/ground station operations, maintain nationwide high resolution digital photography archives, serve Lidar data products, etc.).
e. Demonstrated expertise in managing IT systems that facilitate operational geospatial data processing and dissemination.
f. Demonstrated experience in managing enterprise geospatial software (ERDAS, Esri, eCognition, etc.).
g. Demonstrated experience assessing priorities, balancing workloads, and allocating staff resources effectively.
h. Demonstrated experience assessing requirements; developing scopes of work; identifying constraints, estimating effort level; defining deliverables, coordinating staff resources; and reporting accomplishments.
i. Demonstrated expertise in preparing performance testing results, technical reports, and other publications.
j. Demonstrated experience at implementing and managing data provisioning applications (i.e., ERDAS Apollo, ArcGIS Server, Data Doors, etc.).
k. Experience achieving computer system objectives by gathering pertinent data; identifying and evaluating options; recommending a course of action.
l. Experience communicating and coordinating effectively with a variety of agency stakeholders and partners.

Sanborn offers a comprehensive health and wellness program which includes medical, dental, vision, 401k, holiday, PTO, EAP, disability and life insurance benefits.

TO APPLY: Visit our website: www.Sanborn.com to apply for this position. Sanborn is an Equal Opportunity Employer.