GIS Specialist II - Military veterans preferred



  full-time   employee   contract

North Carolina
United States

Job Summary

AECOM is seeking a GIS Specialist II to be based in Wilmington, NC

At AECOM, we’re delivering a better world.

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.

Our clients trust us to bring together the best people, ideas, technical expertise and digital solutions to our work in transportation, buildings, water, the environment and new energy. We’re one global team – 47,000 strong – driven by a common purpose to deliver a better world.

Job Summary/Responsibilities

  • Implementing geospatial mobile solutions using Leica GS18T GNSS RTK rovers and Zeno Mobile data capture software.

  • Perform data processing/editing using ArcGIS software.

  • Format data to the Marine Corps implementation of the Spatial Data Standards for Facilities, Infrastructure, and Environment vector data model.

  • Manage Portal for ArcGIS web-based geospatial content/apps/systems.

  • Maintain a digital GIS Program Binder detailing the processes and actions involved in completing assigned duties.

  • Plans, schedules, conducts, mobile data collection activities.

  • Regular travel to support mobile geospatial data collection

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

  • Defines optimum workflows for mobile geospatial data and processing procedures, and designs, implements, and tests configuration changes to ArcGIS Portal Apps used in field data collections.

  • Review technical requirements to meet objectives and perform quality assurance on geospatial data.

About AECOM’s Environment Business Line

Join AECOM to be part of an expert global team who is connected through a well-developed, worldwide, internal technical practice network through which you can learn from and brainstorm with the best in the world. AECOM is an industry-leading, world class environmental firm, and we want you to succeed within it. We respect and encourage your own pathway to excellence via our Freedom to Grow initiative.

AECOM is known for our award-winning technical excellence, leading-edge science and innovative project delivery. We provide sustainable solutions for some of the world’s most challenging issues. Our global clients and their projects are diverse and interesting. They span market sectors and geographies and require innovative technical solutions to solve wide-ranging environmental problems within diverse community profiles.

AECOM’s Sustainable Legacies program describes our approach to the environment, social equity and governance (ESG.) We embed sustainability throughout our business and help clients embed sustainable practices into their work. We help clients reduce their impact on the environment, achieve compliance and reduce risks.

Minimum Requirements

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

  • 2+ years of relevant experience

  • 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

  • Experience working with the Spatial Data Standards for Facilities, Infrastructure, and Environment (SDSFIE)

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

  • Excellent time management skills

  • Familiarity with utility system and real property assets

Additional Information:

  • Relocation is not available for this position.

  • Sponsorship is not available for this position.

What We Offer

We will give you the flexibility you need to do your best work with hybrid work options. Whether you’re working from an AECOM office, remote location or at a client site, you will be working in a dynamic environment where your integrity, entrepreneurial spirit and pioneering mindset are championed.

You will help us foster a culture of equity, diversity and inclusion – a safe and respectful workplace, where we invite everyone to bring their whole selves to work using their unique talents, backgrounds and expertise to create transformational outcomes for our clients.

We will encourage you to grow and develop your career with us through our technical and professional development programs and diverse career opportunities. We believe in leadership at all levels. No matter where you sit in the organization you can make a lasting impact on the projects you work on, the teams and committees you join and our business.

We offer competitive pay and benefits, well-being programs to support you and your family, and the development resources you need to advance your career.

When you join us, you will connect and collaborate with a global network of experts – planners, designers, engineers, scientists, consultants, program and construction managers – leading the change toward a more sustainable and equitable future. Join us and let’s get started.

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. 260350BR

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.