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Organization: Geographic Information Services, Inc. (GISinc)
Title: Geospatial Analyst
Location: MCAS Cherry Point, NC
Application Deadline:
Posted: 2018-02-19

Position Description:

GISinc is a small business whose core purpose is to create insight through spatial technology. Since 1991, our team of professionals has been using Geographic Information Systems to solve staffing, technology, and business needs in markets ranging from Federal, State, and Local Governments to some of the largest public and privately-held companies in the world. If you have exceptional talent and interpersonal skills and meet the following description, please submit your resume using the link below.


Role: Geospatial Analyst

Role Summary: The Geospatial Analyst is responsible for day-to-day implementation of GIS for the Federal Business Unit. This role involves needs assessment & workflow analysis, data development and modeling. This involves needs assessment & workflow analysis; data development and modeling; business process migration; analysis/map production and training users on geospatial concepts; software and data collection.

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

Essential Functions:

• Evaluate existing data and processes and develop action plans for migration/compliance with an enterprise GIS data model.
• Provide technical oversight and develop standards for business line activities integrating with the enterprise GIS
• Troubleshoot errors within ArcGIS and the enterprise GIS environment
• Train users on the use and adoption of GIS technologies, including Esri ArcGIS, Citrix and GPS
• Assist in defining data, business process and/or system requirements
• Create standardized mapping and data products and facilitate end-user consumption

Competencies and Skills:
• Exceptional customer service orientation
• Outstanding written and oral communication skills
• Ability to implement GIS technologies, specifically Esri, in an enterprise environment
• Ability to analyze business processes and migrate to GIS
• Demonstrated ability to work productively with a wide range of people
• Comfortable working in high paced environment
• Able to translate technical concepts into layman’s terms
• Able to coordinate with program stakeholders
• In depth knowledge of GIS data development, editing and quality control procedures
• Self-motivated, pro-active, and ability to multi-task
• Ability to plan, organize and manage project schedules, tasks, deliverables, and staff

Experience Required:
• Minimum of a Bachelor’s Degree in Geography/GIS, Science, Engineering or related field*
• 2+ years technical experience with ArcGIS**
• Knowledge of cartographic procedures and experience generating maps
• Experience creating and editing geodatabases and metadata
• Experience with data modeling and geodatabase design
• Experience with data collection technologies and processes
* Additional experience can be substituted for education
** Additional education can be substituted for years of experience

Ideal (in addition to required experience):
• Existing DoD Secret Clearance
• Enterprise geodatabase and SDE experience
• Model Builder/Python experience
• Knowledge of Federal data standards including FGDC and SDSFIE
• Business process modeling experience

Work Environment:
• Location: Onsite MCAS Cherry Point, NC
• Travel up to 25% of the time

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate based on race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.