General Dynamics Information Technology (www.gdit.com)
Cartographer working with US Forest Service to design and produce cartographic printed products. Work on this project primarily requires knowledge of and extensive demonstrated skill in the use of Adobe Illustrator CC, Adobe Creative Cloud CC, Indesign CC, and Adobe Photoshop. Supporting skills and experience needed include ESRI GIS products such as ArcGIS, Arc SDE, Access (Microsoft) databases and use of SQL. Knowledge of Oracle is a plus.
Exciting position in Vallejo CA, supports Forest Service Visitor Map project tasks. Visitor maps are updated or created anew for public purchase requiring professional, high quality application of map styles, themes, text, graphics, and accurate data. Maps are enhanced using data from multiple sources. Job involves knowledge of large format print projects, and pre-press printing processes, and 5-color lithographic printing. GIS skills involve exporting data, data manipulation with ArcGIS, extensions, standard toolboxes. Duties are approximately 90% cartography tasks using Adobe Illustrator CC and Adobe Creative Cloud and 10% GIS tasks for data extraction from corporate data bases.
QUALIFICATIONS Experience Requirement: Four years of intensive and progressive experience with digital cartographic, map making, and GIS technology.
Minimum of 5 years of related to GIS map software, GIS database, other data sources (SQL scripts, oracle), graphic arts, cartography, and/or administration experience.
For more than 50 years, General Dynamics Information Technology has served as a trusted provider of information technology, systems engineering, training and professional services to customers across federal, state, and local governments, and in the commercial sector. Over 40,000 GDIT professionals deliver enterprise solutions, manage mission-critical IT programs and provide mission support services worldwide. GDIT is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.