GIS Specialist - Military veterans preferred

2021-09-01
AECOM (www.aecom.com)
Other

/yr

  full-time   employee


Atlanta
Georgia
United States

United States of America - Florida, Tallahassee

Job Summary

AECOM is looking for an experienced GIS Specialist to work as an on-site contractor at a client site to provide geospatial data management, analysis, and visualization services. This position is based at Marine Corps Logistics Base Albany, GA and will support the analysis/visualization of enterprise, business system, or external data elements in support of the Installation Geospatial Information and Services Program.

This position is based at Marine Corps Logistics Base Albany, GA. This position is 2 hours north of Tallahassee, but it is not in Tallahassee, FL

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 Desktop/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 geospatial strategic planning and resolution of issues, technical assistance and training and liaison support with installation/regional planners 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 managing geospatial data, and designs, implements, and tests configuration changes to ArcGIS Portal Apps.

  • Review technical requirements to meet objectives and perform quality assurance on a variety of geospatial content/services.

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

  • Perform field data collection using a variety of GPS, GNSS, and related technology.

This position is based at Marine Corps Logistics Base Albany, GA. This position is 2 hours north of Tallahassee, but it is not in Tallahassee, FL

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-sustainingdisaster recovery programs, and the tallest tower in the Western Hemisphere.

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

We are proud to be recognized for excellence:

  • Named one of Fortune magazine's "World's Most Admired Companies" for the sixth consecutive year

  • Ranked #1 in Engineering News-Record ’s 2020 “Top 200 Environmental Firms”

  • Ranked #1 in Transportation and General Building in Engineering News-Record ’s 2020 “Top 500 Design Firms”

  • VIQTORY 2020 Military Friendly® Gold Employer

DCS—Environment

AECOM is the leading, worldwide environmental services provider to industry and government — delivering sustainable energy and environmental solutions to meet compliance, business and operational needs. Our advisory and technical staff deliver specialized solutions to unusual and complex problems facing client projects across the full business life cycle — from asset planning, development and operations, to product integration and facility compliance, to site remediation, restoration, sustainability and reuse, and holistic strategies that improve and modernize next generation energy infrastructure. Our solutions balance complex technical, regulatory, business and stakeholder issues to produce measurable value and cost-saving approaches for our clients

Our services are delivered by 7,400 responsive environmental professionals around the world. Our global staff has in-depth knowledge of local and regional requirements and broad technical expertise in 60 disciplines. We work together across our global network to bring the best resources, skills and efficiencies to our projects.

Minimum Requirements

  • BA/BS in geography, planning, engineering, computer science, or a related technical field with emphasis in geographic information systems (GIS) + 2 years of ArcGIS desktop GIS experience or demonstrated equivalency or experience and/or education.

  • Valid driver’s license

  • US Citizen based on need to obtaining a secret clearance

Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience with Portal for ArcGIS, ArcGIS Pro and AGOL

  • Must have the ability to work independently and 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. 254263BR

Additional Locations US - Atlanta, GA - 1360 Peachtree St NE

Virtual: 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.