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Organization: Blue Raster
Title: GIS Analyst
Location: Arlington, VA USA
Application Deadline:
Posted: 2017-10-18

Position Description:

We are looking for a GIS Analyst to join our team in Arlington, VA. The successful candidate will be both independent and collaborative and possess the desire to continuously learn and teach others about the newest technical advancements.

PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES
• Working with clients to acquire and process data and setup MXDs
• Data mining for existing, industry-standard national, state and local datasets
• Preparing GIS data for use in web mapping applications (especially ArcGIS Online & ArcGIS Server/Enterprise)
• Testing interactive web mapping applications and providing feedback/bug reports to the development team
• Assisting in the general workflow of building interactive web mapping applications – including reviewing wireframes, design, and project scheduling

CANDIDATE SHOULD HAVE:
• 2-4 years of experience working in the GIS industry
• Demonstrated knowledge of ArcGIS 10.2 +
• ESRI suite experience including ArcMap, ArcGIS Pro, ArcGIS Online and ArcGIS Enterprise
• Experience manipulating and writing custom Python scripts
• Ability to participate in a fast paced, highly collaborative, team environment
• Strong oral and written communication skills
• Keen interest in learning new technology (especially interactive web mapping applications)
• Knowledge of .NET and ArcGIS Add-ins
• Experience with XML a plus
• Coursework in Geography/GIS or related discipline; equivalent experience will be considered.
• Must be legally eligible to work in the United States

Please send us a note with a little bit about yourself and your resume: recruiting@blueraster.com.

ABOUT BLUE RASTER:
At Blue Raster, we pride ourselves in developing applications and tools that help our clients solve, clarify, and visualize many of the world’s critical challenges. Our team is passionate about what we do, our clients, and how our work makes a positive impact on our world. We provide opportunities to work on a number of concurrent projects, with clients from a variety of sectors, including International (WHO, World Bank, USAID, World Resources Institute), Conservation (Nature Conservancy, NatureServe, World Wildlife Fund), and Federal (EPA, USGS, Department of Education, USDA, NPS, Smithsonian).

Located in the vibrant, metro-accessible Court House neighborhood of Arlington, Virginia, Blue Raster offers a friendly work environment, competitive salaries, full benefits (CareFirst Medical, Dental, Vision), 401k, and room for personal and career growth.