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Organization: Quantum Spatial
Title: GIS Analyst
Location: St. Petersburg, FL
Application Deadline:
Posted: 2017-05-16

Position Description:


Description


The GIS Analyst will work to support the Team in St. Petersburg, FL on multiple Federal projects performing data management and other GIS tasks. This position will primarily work within the ArcGIS environment developing finalized data deliverables based on client requirements. The analyst produces consistent finished products, works to develop process efficiencies and improve methodologies. The preferred candidate must be self-motivated with exceptional planning, critical thinking, analytical and communication skills.


Responsibilities



  • Data Management

  • Report Creation including data reports and final deliverables

  • Takes ownership of work within the team for execution and QA/QC

  • GIS Data Quality Control and Assurance to various governmental data standards (FGDC, SDSFIE, etc)

  • Explain system requirements of RDBMS and workflow impacts on the geodatabase

  • Install and configure the enterprise geodatabase

  • Manage data, permissions and perform maintenance within the geodatabase

  • Experience supporting complex Esri-based GIS projects within a large enterprise context

  • Ability to automate workflows and tasks while taking initiative to improve processes and efficiencies


Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities



  • Consistently produces precise and accurate work

  • Strong critical thinking skills

  • Ability to interact professionally and effectively with clients

  • Maintains excellent data management and file organization practices

  • Develops resolution and accuracy statistical analysis

  • Demonstrates problem solving ability across software platforms

  • Shows flexibility when being tasked

  • Ability to work well within a team environment

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

  • Shows aptitude for utilizing multiple geospatial software programs

  • Able to learn from mistakes and take constructive criticism

  • Ability to maintain a professional and positive demeanor in times of stress

  • Strong writing skills

  • Comfortable with ambiguity and limited direction


Minimum Qualifications



  • 6+ months of Analyst or equivalent experience

  • 2+ years of experience in a professional work environment

  • Bachelor's degree in natural science, geospatial field (e.g., GIS, remote sensing, cartography, photogrammetry, etc.) or related field, or equivalent experience

  • Ability to read maps, understand coordinate systems, perform basic image enhancements and make conversions between formats

  • Confident knowledge of ESRI or vector-based software

  • Proficiency in MS Office Suite and Google Drive

  • S. Citizenship required to comply with federal contracts

  • Ability to obtain DoD security clearance


Preferred Qualifications



  • Bachelor's degree in a science or engineering program

  • Professional Certification or Master’s degree

  • Knowledge of Python, CADD, and Visual Basic

  • 3+ years’ experience in a technical, professional work environment

  • Experience working with a broad array of geospatial datasets, including numerous forms of vector (point, line, polygon) and raster data, both terrestrial and marine/aquatic.

  • Experience with ArcGIS Online


All job offers with Quantum Spatial are contingent upon passing a background check and drug screening.
 
How to Apply 
Please upload a letter of interest, and resume with professional references in one (1) PDF via online application process.
 
No phone calls, please.  Incomplete applications and auto-reply submissions will not be considered.


It is the policy of Quantum Spatial to provide equal opportunity for all qualified persons and not to discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, sexual orientation, veteran status, disability, or any other protected status.