GIS Specialist

Less than 5 years experience  •  Business Services

Salary depends on experience
Posted on 10/15/17
Less than 5 years experience
Business Services
Salary depends on experience
Posted on 10/15/17

About Superion Superion is a leading provider of software and services aligned to serve five key customer segments – Public Administration, Public Safety and Justice, State Government, Federal Government and Nonprofit Agencies. The combinedexperience and knowledge of our employees helps communities, governments and organizations better serve their population. Over 175 million people in North America live in communities that rely on our products and services.Job Description


The ideal candidate for this position will have a degree (BA, BS) related to the Management of Information Systems, and 3+ years of experience that includes an advanced understanding of the implementation, configuration and management of advanced software systems with demonstrated experience utilizing geospatial data, science and technologies. 


Duties Include:       

  • Conduct meetings with public municipality GIS personnel to inventory and retrieve geospatial data for use in the TRAKiT application schema
  • Communicate geospatial data requirements, identify gaps and report solutions accordingly.
  • Communicate GIS concepts into easily understood terms for clients and staff
  • Utilize Python and other script languages to create geospatial data ETL, data manipulation and conversion.
  • Training to end-users for GIS product functionality
  • Assist clients with elevated GIS-related technical support
  • Update training materials and other documentation regarding GIS functionality or assist trainers and technical writers in doing so
  • Serve as subject matter expert on GIS related functionality across TRAKiT products; train staff as necessary
  • Exhibit GIS products at onsite sales demonstrations and Conferences
  • Manage and maintain client GIS data deliveries
  • Participate in GIS functionality quality reviews prior to major releases and updates
  • Assist design and specifications of new GIS products & updates
  • Assist in the go-live support of clients
  • Assists with advanced Technical Support issues

Skills & Requirements

Preferred Skills/Qualifications

  • Degree (BA, BS) related to the Management of Information Systems or equivalent work experience
  • 3+ years of demonstrated experience managing GIS systems
  • GISP preferred
  • Demonstrated proficiency in:
    • ArcGIS Desktop (all editions) versions after 10, ArcGIS Pro
    • Experience with ArcGIS Network Analyst and/or ArcGIS Data Reviewer extensions highly desired
    • Python scripting or ModelBuilder
    • ArcGIS Server Administration
    • ArcGIS Online management
    • Experiencepublishing web map services
  • Familiarity with multi-user enterprise geodatabase environments.
  • Comfortable accessing virtual environments and querying Microsoft SQL databases
  • Ability to generate Windows command line interpreter scripts (batch file scripting)
  • Demonstrated knowledge of relational database concepts
  • Excellent communication skills: both written and verbal
  • Knowledge and demonstratedexperiencewith the following applications:
    • Windows 7, Windows8, Windows 10
    • Microsoft Office
    • Internet Explorer
    • SQL and SQL Server
  • Ability to maintain a positive attitude when faced with multiple priorities and deadlines
  • Provides detailed reports to colleagues, Project Managers, and Manager when resolving technical issues or participating in project deliverables
  • Ability to work independently and autonomously
  • An understanding of the day-to-day operations of public jurisdictions is beneficial
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