Senior GIS Analyst - Military veterans preferred

2020-05-23
AECOM (www.aecom.com)
Other

/yr

  full-time   employee


Houston
Texas
United States

United States of America - Texas, Houston

Job Summary

AECOM is looking for an experienced GIS Specialist to work within our Water Resources team, supporting coastal engineering, flood risk analysis, and drainage design. Job responsibilities include but are not limited to: supervising/conducting editing procedures in ArcMap, working with geodatabases, managing content and developing apps in portal for ArcGIS, developing automated ArcGIS toolsets with training guides, coastal planning support, supporting hydraulic modeling staff, and direct client engagement.

Primary responsibilities:

  • Works under very minimal supervision to identify client needs, then design, plan and execute projects from start to finish.

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

  • 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.

  • Manage web-based geospatial content/apps/systems and maintain applicable training materials for internal and external use.

  • 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

BA/BS + 8 YORE or demonstrated equivalency of experience and/or education

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

  • Python Experience

  • GISP Certification

  • Certified Floodplain Manager

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 Geographic Information Systems

Business Line Water

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 237302BR

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.