Job Detail

Organization: Far Western Anthropological Research Group, Inc.
Title: GIS Project Manager
Location: Davis. CA

Posted: 2021-11-04
Application Deadline:

Position Description:


Since 1979, Far Western has worked in partnership with private industry, government agencies, tribal organizations, and non-profit groups, to achieve goals surrounding cultural resources management, environmental review, and compliance processes.

Far Western seeks a GIS Project Manager to assist with client GIS and relational database projects. The successful candidate will participate in designing, installing and supporting client solutions including ArcGIS Enterprise configurations, multi-user geodatabase editing, relational database applications as well as producing analytic products for clients. This position will also be expected to provide leadership and mentorship to junior staff, however it is a non-supervisory role.

This position requires a broad knowledge of ArcGIS applications, comfort with relational databases and excellent analytic skills. This candidate must communicate well with non-technical users, clients as well as technical analysts and developers. Project management duties will include managing scope and budget, cost estimates for new work, maintaining schedules and reviewing invoices. A significant portion of the workload will include hands on technical work.

Required Technical Skills:
ArcGIS Enterprise including administration and installation of Portal, Server and datastores;
Development of Portal Web maps and apps;
SQL Server (or other RDBMs)
Knowledge of development of Add-ins and Applications in .Net

Preferred Skills:
Javascript development for custom ArcGIS Apps and Widgets
Working knowledge of application security techniques
C#, MVC and WPF technologies

Who we are:
Problem solvers
Workflow managers
Adaptive workers
Master organizers

What we do:
Deal effectively with diverse people
Uphold work product quality standards
Commit to putting in extra effort
Ensure the job gets done correctly

What you can expect working with the Far Western GIS Team:
Open, shared work space with the team
Focused, yet personable co-workers
Interaction with smart, hard-working authors, project managers, and GIS specialists
Challenging projects
Positive attitudes
Casual dress code
Healthy work/life balance
Salary and Benefits

Salary level is market-competitive and commensurate with experience. Far Western is an equal-opportunity employer and offers the following benefits:
Paid Time Off
Medical Insurance
Life Insurance and Long-Term Disability
Dental and Vision
Flexible Spending Account (FSA)
401(k)/Profit Sharing
Bonus Compensation
Incentive Awards and Spot Bonuses
Transit Commuter Benefits

To Apply
Please provide a cover letter stating why you are interested in this position and your resume in PDF format, titled with your first and last name to [email protected]

Learn more about Far Western at and check us out on LinkedIn!

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: $30.00 - $38.00 per hour

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