GIS Specialist - Military veterans preferred

2019-11-05
AECOM (www.aecom.com)
Other

/yr

  full-time   employee


San Diego
California
United States

United States of America - California, San Diego

Job Summary

AECOM is looking for an experienced GIS Specialist to work as an on-site contractor at a client site to provide GIS programmatic support, data management and analysis services. This position is based at Marine Corps Base Camp Pendleton, CA. The GIS Specialist will be supervising/conducting editing procedures in ArcMap, working with enterprise geodatabases, managing content and developing apps in portal for ArcGIS, formatting data to the Spatial Data Standards for Facilities, Infrastructure and Environment (SDSFIE), creating and maintaining Federal Geographic Data Committee (FGDC) compliant metadata, and collaborating with subject matter experts to obtain geospatial data requirements.

This position is based at Marine Corps Base Camp Pendleton, CA. This position is 1 hour north of San Diego, but it is not in San Diego CA

Job responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Works under very minimal supervision.

  • Responsible for the designing and programming of SDSFIE compliant databases.

  • Serves as the technical lead supporting the creation and visualization of data layers and map products using the esri software suite.

  • Field data collection using Global Positioning Systems (GPS), laser scanning, or related technology.

  • Manage the internal publication of standard map products and maintain, update and document GIS data standards/specifications.

  • Plans, schedules, conducts or coordinates detailed work. Independently responds to technical/administrative instructions on results expected.

  • Devises new approaches to problems and coordinates technical aspects of work.

  • Meets with subject matter experts to discuss topics, such as technical specifications, customized solutions and operational problems.

  • Review technical requirements to meet data development objectives and perform quality assurance on data deliverables received for inclusion in the GIS.

  • Provide consultation for GIS strategic planning and resolution of issues, technical assistance and training and liaison support with installation/regional IGI&S Manager or other functional communities.

  • Manage web-based geospatial content/apps/systems and maintain a digital GIS Program Binder detailing the processes and actions involved in completing assigned duties.

  • May direct the work of Level I and II GIS Specialists. Responsibilities could include overall project or task management.

  • Independently executes and delivers GIS projects of moderate to significant scope and complexity.

Minimum Requirements

This position is based at Marine Corps Base Camp Pendleton, CA. This position is 1 hour north of San Diego, but it is not in San Diego CA

Minimum Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree in geography, planning, engineering, computer science, or a related technical field with emphasis in geographic information systems (GIS)

  • 4 years of ArcGIS desktop GIS experience

  • Valid driver’s license

  • US Citizen based on need to obtaining a secret clearance

Preferred Qualifications

  • Must have the ability to work with a team of professionals

  • Excellent time management skills

  • Will be required to work independently and communicate directly with customers from environmental, energy and other business areas

What We Offer

When you join AECOM, you become part of a company that is

pioneering the future . Our teams around the world are involved in some of the most cutting-edge and innovative projects and programs of our time, addressing the big challenges of today and shaping the built environment for generations to come. We ensure a workplace that encourages growth, flexibility and creativity, as well as a company culture that champions

inclusion, diversity and overall

employee well-being through programs supported by company leadership. Our

core values define who we are, how we act and what we aspire to, which comes down to not only

delivering a better world , but working to “make amazing happen” in each neighborhood, community and city we touch. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.

Job Category Engineering - Environmental

Business Line Environment

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 224346BR

Clearance Required No

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.