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Organization: City of Seattle
Title: Senior Web GIS Administrator
Location: Seattle, WA
Application Deadline: 2017-04-28
Posted: 2017-04-10

Position Description:

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Department Overview:
The City of Seattle is seeking qualified candidates for the position of Senior Web GIS Administrator in Seattle Information Technology (Seattle IT). Seattle IT provides technology leadership for the City enterprise, developing common standards, architectures, and business solutions; focused on developing scalable, sustainable solutions that enable departments to deliver City services more efficiently and effectively to constituents. Seattle IT harnesses the power of technology and telecommunications to facilitate City government serving Seattle's residents and businesses. Seattle IT is responsible for citywide technology governance, strategic planning and policy development, and programs that promote technology literacy and public access to government information. Seattle IT manages the City's technology infrastructure which includes the City's data center, communications networks, end user support, cable office, municipal television channel, and customer service activities. The City's consolidated IT operations is 700 strong providing professional technology services across City government and beyond. We are looking for a talented professional who has a passion for service, community, and technology to join our exciting team!

Position Description:
Seattle IT's GIS Section is currently seeking a Senior Web GIS Administrator to perform system architecture, upgrade, maintenance and technical support functions as a member of the Spatial Data Services team. The successful candidate will design, deploy and administer web GIS server systems for use by all City departments and provide backup support for administrators of GIS databases and desktop GIS software. The applicant should be prepared to work independently and as part of multiple teams.