Title: GIS Junior Analyst
Location: Okinawa, Japan
Assist a DoD client with improving and maintaining GIS data for military installations. Provide specialized technical and analytical geospatial assistance that will support the development and maintenance of installation datasets. Support data collection through fieldwork with GPS equipment, SDSFIE standards compliance, and quality verification processes. Maintain geospatial data in an enterprise GIS implementation. Execute the responsibilities of a GIS Junior Analyst supporting Installation Management functions as a part of a DoD Installation Geospatial Information and Services (IGI&S) Program, which include:
GIS technical experience with Esri ArcGIS.
Fieldwork and GPS data collection
Understanding of data management principles in an enterprise Esri ArcGIS environment including versioned editing.
Data preparation, management, and maintenance
Data Model support and compliance.
Communicate standards, methods, quality assurance/control processes, and metrics.
Requirements and Experience:
The following are requirements of a potential candidate:
Bachelors Degree in Geography, GIS, Cartography, or IT related field
2-3 years of experience in GIS with ESRIs ArcGIS software suite
Experience with Esri software applications and spatial analysis including; network
analysis, spatial analysis, and 3D analysis
Understanding and Knowledge in Geography, scientific methods and GIS principles.
Able to develop maps for visualization and analysis
Experience with Microsoft Office
United States citizen and have U. S. drivers license
Effective Communication both orally and in writing
The following are desired capabilities and experience of a successful candidate:
Understanding of geodatabase principles
Familiarity with GPS data collection
Ability to work independently and proactively to take initiative and solve complex problems
Able and willing to perform fieldwork and travel via military transportation
Ability to obtain and maintain a DoD Secret Clearance
Please email resumes to firstname.lastname@example.org or fax to (703) 879-5764.
Please visit: www.geocgi.com
We are an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer.