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Organization: Apple
Title: GIS Specialist
Location: Cupertino, CA
Application Deadline:
Posted: 2017-07-26

Position Description:


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Title: GIS Specialist
Location: Cupertino, CA
Duration: 6+ Months

Client: Apple // Rate: $34/hr on W2 With 3 Benefits (Employment Taxes, Medical Insurance and 401K) will be provided

Job Description:
Maps is seeking a GIS Specialist as the primary technical role on an innovative Maps project. The ideal candidate will have education and professional experience in Geographic Information Systems (GIS), spatial data theory, and mapping processes; development of technical project specifications and workflows; spatial statistics; and project management. Detail-oriented and strong communicator with leadership skills is critical.

Key Qualifications:
• 4+ years experience of relevant industry experience
• Ability to thrive in a fast-paced, high-energy work environment
• Expertise in geographic data editing and analysis
• Strong analytical skills and interpretation of results, capable of making data driven decisions
• Ability to understand, develop, and articulate complex workflows and processes
• Experience with GIS software such as ArcGIS, Quantum GIS, PostgreSQL/PostGIS
• Strong leadership skills; ability to direct small teams
• Ability to communicate clearly and often regarding project status
• Experience in evaluating and maintaining data quality and accuracy
• Results oriented
• Ability to work both in a team and independently when required

Description of Duties:
• Disseminate and enforce project scope, workflow, and editing policy to editing team
• Ensure quality of project product through established QA practices
• Provide on-going support to team members - point of contact for editors
• Execute the project lifecycle
• Work cross-functionally to complete project tasks
• Serve as project Subject Matter Expert (SME); provide project expertise to dependent teams including Training, Operations, QA
• Drive project process development and refinement

• BA/BS in GIS, Geography, or other related field; Master’s a plus

Thanks & Regards
James A. Cook
Sr. Recruiter
Conquest Tech Solutions, Inc.
P: (302) 286- 9010 Ext. 104 (Desk)
Email: James@conq-tech.com
LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/james-a-cook-68498795