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Organization: Zekiah Technologies, Inc.
Title: GIS Engineer / Administrator
Location: Dahlgren, VA
Application Deadline:
Posted: 2018-03-13

Position Description:

Zekiah Technologies is actively searching for qualified candidates that have in depth experience with geospatial sciences, and the administration of enterprise geospatial systems. The scope of the project ranges from data acquisition, post processing and preparation, as well as map development and publishing. Therefore, a solid understanding of the full lifecycle involved with enterprise GIS administration is required.


Coordinates, manages, administers, and develops Geographic Information Systems. Develops various types of GIS maps and related data sets. Designs and implements GIS analytical procedures. Performs analysis and maintenance of GIS systems. Operates with some latitude in developing methodology and presenting solutions to problems. Contributes to deliverables and performance metrics where applicable.


Minimum 4 years of experience in geospatial engineering and administration

Experience with Esri ArcGIS applications used to produce map configuration files, and map service publishing (i.e. ArcGIS Desktop and ArcGIS Server)

Experience with the installation, authorization, and configuration of Esri ArcGIS Server

Understands the development map configuration files in preparation for map service publishing

Familiarity with preparing datasets for map service caching. This includes specific techniques for increasing performance
Previous experience with using OSM data, and converting it to Esri Geodatabases

Capable of troubleshooting technical and workflow issues

Proficiency in GIS analysis and geoprocessing such as workflow automation, geostatistical analysis, etc.

Knowledge of Python scripting a plus


Bachelor of Science in related field
Comptia Security+ certification preferred

Qualified candidates must apply by visiting www.zekiah.com/careers