Job Detail

Organization: GISinc
Title: Geospatial Solutions Architect
Location: Birmingham, AL or WFH

Posted: 2020-09-28
Application Deadline:

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 Solutions Architect

Role Summary: The Solutions Architect leads technical effort for GIS projects. The role is responsible for the following:
Responsible for defining and delivering client solutions
Determines and translates client requirements to a straw-man technical architecture/solution
Develops, supports, and consults on project plans & schedules with project manager support
Leads communications with technical team, clients, and stakeholders
Ensures successful completion of the solution design and implementation with technical team support
May act as supervisor

Essential Functions:
Technical QA/QC
Collaborate with Sales/Marketing to complete Requirements Solicitation/Refinement
Security and nonfunctional requirements
Provide technical vision clients and team
Solution Design and implementation
Supports & collaborates with Project Manager/Project Coordinator
Guides technical team/translates requirements
Break down work into technical tasks
Mentor technical resources
Document and present technical best practices
Market/educate clients on technologies and platforms
Responsible for overall Customer Experience/Satisfaction
Provide accurate and timely estimates/Level of Effort (LOE)

Competencies and Skills:
Ability to work on multiple projects simultaneously
Ability to work in fast paced environment
Excellent organization skills and time management
Excellent communication skills
Excellent problem-solving ability
Self-motivated and proactive
Strong team skills and ability to work independently
Demonstrated ability to work productively with wide range of people

Experience Required:
Minimum of BA/BS degree in geography, science, engineering, business, or another related field*
5+ years of experience or equivalent supporting IT/GIS system and data integration projects with the ability to define requirements and recommend enterprise solutions
Demonstrated capability in GIS implementation user server technologies
Demonstrated knowledge of systems and/or applications administration
Data and application development and deployment methodologies

*Additional experience can be substituted for education

Experience Preferred:
Knowledge or experience in geospatial or technology-related industry
Proficient with Esri technology
Proficient with cloud environments

Work Environment:
Location: GISinc office in Birmingham AL and work at home locations considered
Travel up to <25% of the time.



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