GIS Specialist - Military veterans preferred

2020-10-05
AECOM (www.aecom.com)
Other

/yr

  full-time   employee


Wilmington - Nc
North Carolina
United States

United States of America - North Carolina, Wilmington - NC

Job Summary

AECOM is seeking an experienced GIS Specialist to work as an on-site contractor at a client site to provide esri ArcGIS Portal development services. This position is based at Marine Corps Air Station (MCAS) New River, NC. The GIS Specialist will configure, deploy, and maintain ArcGIS Portal content and web-enabled tools to support the analysis/visualization of enterprise, business system, or external data elements in support of The United States Marine Corps GEOFidelis Program’s mission objectives.

This position is based at Marine Corps Air Station in New River, NC. This position is 1 hour north of Wilmington, but it is not in Wilmington NC

Job responsibilities include but are not limited to

  • Serves as the technical lead supporting the creation and visualization of data layers and map products using ArcGIS Portal

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

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

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

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

  • Defines optimum workflows for ArcGIS Portal, and designs, implements, and tests configuration changes

  • Review technical requirements to meet MCAS New River objectives and perform quality assurance on ArcGIS Portal content/services

  • Develops new approaches to problems and coordinates technical specifications, customized solutions and operational problems

This position is based at Marine Corps Air Station New River, NC. This position is 1 hour north of Wilmington, but it is not in Wilmington NC

About AECOM

At AECOM, we believe infrastructure creates opportunity for everyone. Whether it’s improving your commute, keeping the lights on, providing access to clean water or transforming skylines, our work helps people and communities thrive.

We take on the most complex challenges and pioneer innovative, iconic solutions that push the limits of what’s possible – the world’s longest cable-stayed bridge, record-breaking sports events, the largest greenfield port development mega project, life-sustainingand disaster recovery programs, and the tallest tower in the Western Hemisphere.

On projects spanning transportation, buildings, water, governments, energy and the environment, we deliver professional services throughout the project lifecycle.

We are proud to be recognized for excellence:

  • Fortune ’s World’s Most Admired Companies – 2014-2020

  • #1 in Transportation and General Building in Engineering-News Record 's 2019 “Top 500 Design Firms” and #1 2019 “Top 200 Environmental Firms”

  • VIQTORY 2020 Military Friendly® Gold Employer

  • Perfect score on the Human Rights Campaign Foundation's Corporate Equality Index for 2017-2019

DCSA—Environment

With world class technical expertise, leading edge technology and innovative project delivery capability around the world, AECOM’s global environmental practice helps industry and government meet their business goals – to achieve compliance, reduce or eliminate risks and manage impacts. We provide advisory and technical services to help clients cleanup and close contaminated sites and surplus operational facilities and restore them for reuse, plan and permit new facilities, address critical climate change issues, restore habitats and water quality, protect natural and cultural resources, maintain compliance, and cost effectively manage residuals and wastes.

Minimum Requirements

  • BA/BS in geography, planning, engineering, computer science, or a related technical field with an emphasis in geographic information systems (GIS) + 6 years of relevant experience or demonstrated equivalency of experience and/or education.

  • Due to the nature of this work, US Citizenship is required based on the need to obtain a secret clearance

  • Valid driver’s license

Preferred Qualifications

  • 4 years of ArcGIS desktop GIS experience

  • 2 years of ArcGIS Portal experience

  • 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 Geographic Information Systems

Business Line Environment

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 240007BR

Additional Locations US - Morrisville, NC - 1600 Perimeter Park Drive

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.