Title: GIS Analyst
Location: Okinawa Japan
Assist a DoD client with improving and maintaining environmental GIS data for military installations. Provide specialized technical and analytical geospatial assistance supporting and maintaining GIS functionality related to cultural, natural, and environmental resource management. The analyst will possess excellent communication skills and act as the liaison between GIS and Environmental Subject Matter Experts. Execute the responsibilities of a GIS Analyst supporting environmental management functions as a part of a DoD Installation Geospatial Information and Services (IGI&S) Program, which include:
GIS technical proficiency and experience with Esri ArcGIS
Experience working in an enterprise Esri ArcGIS environment to include versioned editing
Data preparation, management, and maintenance
Script writing for automation of routine GIS tasks and procedures
Data Model support and compliance
Communicate standards, methods, quality assurance/control processes, and metrics
Requirements and Experience:
The following are requirements of a potential candidate:
Bachelors Degree in Geography, GIS, Cartography, Survey, or IT related field
4-6 years of experience in GIS with cartographic, analyst, editor, database or similar duties
Experience with Esri software applications and spatial analysis.
Understanding and Knowledge in geography, scientific methods and GIS principles.
Experienced and knowledge in the implementation of the Spatial Data Standards for Facilities, infrastructure, and Environment (SDSFIE)
Knowledge of DoD and Federal GIS Standards and Policy
Travel is required. The desired candidate will be required to plan their own travel accommodations may include on-base lodging.
Able and willing to perform fieldwork.
Effective Communication both orally and in writing
United States citizen and have U. S. drivers license
Ability to obtain and maintain a DoD Secret Clearance
The following are desired capabilities and experience of a successful candidate:
Experience with GPS equipment, data collection, and post-processing
Experience with GIS data and CAD data integration
Ability to work independently and proactively to take initiative and solve complex problems
Experience in DoD Installation Geospatial Information and Services (IGI&S) or other DoD installation functional areas
Able to develop maps for visualization and analysis
Python script writing experience
Data management experience
Excellent writing and communication skills
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