Job: Lead GIS Analyst, GeoSearch, Inc., Phoenix, AZ
We are looking for a GIS or Geomatics Lead Analyst with a minimum of 5 years of experience to work in Phoenix, AZ. This is a temporary 6 month position with a possible opportunity to extend an additional 6 months. You will act as a technical expert and perform GIS tasks including creating and managing spatial features, developing databases, data conversion, and spatial analysis. A background in ArcGIS including geodatabases and SDSFIE geospatial standards is required.
Minimum of five (5+) years’ experience working with ESRI 10.x software applications and extensions
Microsoft Excel and PowerPoint required Access preferred
Bachelor’s degree OR Associates is required
GIS Certificate is preferred
GISP a plus
Proficient in analytical functions, geoprocessing functions, and modeling.
Proven skills of ArcGIS Desktop products, including spatial, network, & analyst extensions.
Expert knowledge of shapefiles, geodatabases, and geospatial standards (SDSFIE)
Local candidates preferred
Knowledge of shapefiles, geodatabases, SDE environments, SDE administration, and ArcGIS mobile solutions
Knowledge of data projections and how to manipulate
Demonstrated understanding of advanced GIS concepts and methodologies such as drawing scale, spatial databases, spatial projections and coordinate systems, text and annotation placement, layer control, etc.
Able to establish cartographic standards and function as QA/QC lead on technician map products
Some field work will be required, accompany project teams to study areas and collect GPS data/locations