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Organization: Geographic Information Services, Inc. (GISinc)
Title: Geospatial System Administrator
Location: Birmingham, AL or work at home considered
Application Deadline:
Posted: 2017-10-02

Position Description:

Geographic Information Services, Inc. (GISinc) is a small business whose core purpose is to create insight through spatial technology. This is an opportunity to work with one of the leading GIS consulting organizations. We are looking for technical people that want to tackle those tough to solve problems and love delivering solutions. If you have exceptional talent and interpersonal skills and meet the following description, please submit your resume using the link below.

Role: Geospatial System Administrator

Role Summary:

Provides tier 2 and 3 System Administration for enterprise GIS systems in a remote Windows environment.

Candidates might be required to obtain a security clearance and proof of U.S. Citizenship is required.

Essential Functions:

-Assist with Windows Server 2012 administration including IIS 8.0 using tools such as Scheduled Tasks, Event Viewer, Windows and IIS Logs
-Utilize and administer Splunk Enterprise to provide root cause analysis, troubleshooting, and optimization of a multi-tiered web application
-Creating, modifying, and troubleshooting of Windows batch files, PowerShell, and Python scripts
-Troubleshoot issues related to folder and file permissions and roaming profiles
-Troubleshoot and make recommendations regarding load balancing using BigIP and ArcGIS Server capabilities
-Assist with ArcGIS Server 10.3.1 administration including installation and configuration using ArcGIS Server -Administrator
-Configure and troubleshoot map services
-Troubleshoot issues with Non-Federated ArcGIS Server, -Federated ArcGIS Server, and Federated Hosted ArcGIS Server
-Administer ArcGIS Portal 10.3.1 including installation, configuration using Portal Administrator, and logging / troubleshooting
-Installation, configuration and troubleshooting of ArcGIS Data Stores
-Support ArcGIS and other hosted apps in a Citrix environment
Installation and management of Oracle clients

Competencies and Skills:

-Ability to communicate technical information effectively to lay persons and technical experts alike, verbally and in writing
-Technical problem-solving skills related to geospatial software
-General installation, configuration, troubleshooting skills

Experience Required:

-Undergraduate degree (four year) in geography, science, engineering, business or another related field, or equivalent, demonstrated expertise.
-Must have a minimum of 2 years of experience or equivalent and a demonstrated capability administering geospatially-enabled systems.
-Must have current DoD 8570 (Security+) certification or ability to obtain within 90 days of hire
-Must have experience with the following software elements:
Windows Server 2012
IIS 8.0
-ArcGIS Server 10.3.1 or later
-ArcGIS data stores
-Oracle client

Work Environment:

-Location: Offices in Birmingham AL; Alexandria, VA; or work from home considered.
-Travel up to 20%

We are an AA/EEO/Veterans/Disabled Employer