Job Detail

Organization: geocgi
Title: GIS Analyst - Okinawa, Japan
Location: Okinawa, Japan

Posted: 2021-09-29
Application Deadline:

Position Description:

geocgi is looking for a GIS Analyst to assist a DoD client with improving and maintaining GIS data for military installations. The candidate will provide specialized technical and analytical geospatial assistance that will support the development and maintenance of energy and Facility Related Control Systems (FRCS) datasets. He or she will support data collection through specialized GPS equipment, SDSFIE standards integration, and quality verification processes. They will maintain geospatial data in an enterprise GIS implementation, aid in the maintenance of the geodatabase, and apply technical and programmatic knowledge of GIS. The candidate will execute the responsibilities of a GIS Analyst supporting Installation Management functions as a part of a DoD Installation Geospatial Information and Services (IGI&S) Program, which include:


GIS technical proficiency and experience with Esri ArcGIS
Experience in AutoCAD
Fieldwork and GPS data collection
Understanding of an enterprise Esri ArcGIS environment to include versioned editing
Data preparation, management, and maintenance
Visualization and Cartography
Data Model support and compliance
Communicate standards, methods, quality assurance/control processes, and metrics
The following are requirements of the potential candidate:

Bachelorís Degree in Geography, GIS, Cartography, Survey, or IT related field
2+ years of experience in GIS with cartographic, analyst, editor, database, or similar duties
Experience with Esri software applications and spatial analysis
Understanding and Knowledge in geography, scientific methods, and GIS principles
Knowledge of DoD and Federal GIS Standards and Policy
Effective Communication both orally and in writing
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
The following are desired capabilities and experience of the potential candidate:

Ability to interact with installation SMEs and understand issues as they relate to GIS
Experience with GIS data and CAD data integration
Experienced and knowledgeable in the implementation of the Spatial Data Standards for Facilities, infrastructure, and Environment (SDSFIE)
Experience in DoD Installation Geospatial Information and Services (IGI&S) or other DoD installation functional areas
Able to develop maps for visualization and analysis
Python scriptwriting experience
Data management experience

Please visit our website and careers page at: for more information or to apply (Requisition ID #1066). We are an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer.

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