Title: GIS Analyst
Location: Alexandria, VA
Assist a DoD client in creating and modifying base map geospatial data layers. The candidate must possess the ability to create, modify and update geospatial data with ArcGIS for Desktop in an agile and dynamic working environment. He/She will be expected to communicate and coordinate with other staff and/or contractors, project management, DoD clients, and installation personnel. The Analyst must be able to learn quickly and provide innovative and unique solutions to frequently changing obstacles.
Must work with local personnel and subject matter experts to assess current geospatial data holdings and prioritize collection efforts while on-site
Must be able to work with a wide variety of data sources including but not limited to, pdfs, Visio diagrams, Excel spreadsheets, and personal interviews to develop meaningful geospatial data
Familiarity and experience with GPS devices, heads up digitizing, and SME interviews as methods for creating geospatial data
Experience editing and working with multi-user versioned MS SQL enterprise geodatabases
Should possess intermediate skills using Python to automate geospatial data maintenance activities
Excellent written and oral communication skills and documentation habits to include but not limited to; decisions, developed procedures, configuration, and/or custom scripts
Must be agile and able to respond to rapidly changing requirements and environments
Travel is required 25% of the time. The desired candidate will be required to plan their own travel. Accommodations may include on-base lodging
The following are requirements of the potential candidate:
Bachelors Degree in Computer Science, GIS, or computer related field
Proficiency with MS Office, and Esri products including ArcGIS Desktop, ArcGIS Pro and Portal for ArcGIS
Ability to obtain and maintain a DoD Secret Clearance
Comp TIA Security+ desired
The following are desired capabilities and experience of the potential candidate:
1 to 3 years experience including Esri ArcGIS environments, ArcGIS Portal
Knowledge of DoD and Federal GIS Data Standards and Policy, including SDSFIE
Experience in DoD Installation Geospatial Information and Services (IGI&S) or other DoD installation functional areas, and military working environments
Ability to work independently and proactively to take initiative to solve complex problems
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We are an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer.