Job Detail

Organization: geocgi
Title: GeoBase Administrator
Location: Eielson Air Force Base, AK

Posted: 2024-01-10
Application Deadline:

Position Description:

At geocgi we pride ourselves on not losing our focus. We started out and remain GIS experts (or geeks. . . depending on your perspective). Since 2006, we’ve evolved into a world-class and world-wide service provider of multiple disciplines. We are a talented, hardworking group that share values and characteristics that drive client, professional, and personal success. geocgi is looking for a GeoBase Administrator to be a part of our team delivering Installation Geospatial Information and Services support to the United States Air Force Pacific Command (PACAF). The position is at Eielson Air Force Base in Fairbanks, Alaska. The GeoBase Administrator is responsible for specialized technical and analytical geospatial assistance that will support the maintenance of an Enterprise GIS. They will support data development, SDSFIE standards integration, and quality verification processes. They will assist in maintaining 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 GeoBase Administrator, which include:

• Implementing proven IT/GIS strategies for platform architecture
• Experience with high availability systems and troubleshooting platform issues
• Designing architecture solutions to support multiple systems feeding data into ArcGIS Enterprise
• Understanding of ArcGIS Enterprise scaling and implications
• Designing and implementing configuration solutions to meet day-to-day operations and special events.
• Working closely and actively with customers and partners to identify, design, and certify key GIS workflows for the ArcGIS enterprise platform
• Utilizing ArcMap and/or ArcGIS Pro
• Utilizing Virtual Machine infrastructure and management and acting as the local Administrator for GeoBase servers
• Collaborate with Air Force personnel to develop solutions towards the completion of map products and sustaining a robust GIS
• Manage GIS web map viewer, and associated ArcGIS Server services
• Meeting with stakeholders to gather and manage requirements to customize GIS products for their evolving needs


• Eager to learn new technology and integrate existing skills within a new industry
• An active and collaborative team member
• An above average communicator, comfortable with technical writing, as well as public speaking
• Highly organized and able to maintain several projects at one time
• Possess a desire to immerse yourself in location-based problem solving to support our client’s missions

As an employee of geocgi, the candidate will have access to a generous benefits package, in addition to a corporate culture and community of GIS geeks. Our benefits include but are not limited to:

• Competitive salaries, commensurate with experience and leading Federal Contractors in the geospatial industry
• Opportunities for upward mobility in a dynamic fast paced environment within a small company
• Merit-based spot and end of year bonuses
• Safe Harbor 401(k) plan with immediate vesting
• Flexible work hours and PTO
• Complete Medical, Dental, and Vision coverage for individuals
• Company paid training, certifications, and professional growth and development

The following are requirements of the potential candidate:

• Bachelor’s or master’s in geography, computer science, engineering, mathematics, GIS, or a related field
• 3 years of experience with the use and administration of Esri’s ArcGIS Desktop and Server solutions
• Experience with GIS data development in an enterprise environment
• Experience integrating enterprise geospatial applications into new and existing business processes
• Familiarity with administrating and configuring web mapping applications using JavaScript, HTML5, and CSS
• Experience gathering requirements for applications from users of geospatial information
• Experience providing formal and informal training
• US Citizen and ability to obtain/maintain DoD Secret Clearance
• Preferred: Active US DoD Secret Clearance
• Preferred: Active CompTIA Security+ certification

The following are desired capabilities and experience of the potential candidate:

• Experience with and knowledge of advanced relational database concepts
• Experience providing formal and informal technical training.
• Experience with the USAF GeoBase Program
• Experience with AutoCAD Map 3D
• Experience with Trimble's resource/mapping and survey grade GPS solutions
• Knowledge of SDSFIE
• Ability to work independently and proactively to take initiative to solve complex problems
• Excellent writing and communication skills

Please visit our website and careers page at: to apply. geocgi provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, or local laws. As a U.S. Federal Contractor, geocgi complies with COVID-19 vaccine mandates for all personnel as outlined by Executive Order 14042.

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