Esri ArcGIS Desktop Analyst


Atlanta, GA

Industry: Technology


5 - 7 years

Posted 181 days ago

  by    Cynet Sytems

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We are looking for Esri ArcGIS Desktop Analyst for our client in Atlanta, GA 

Job Title: Esri ArcGIS Desktop Analyst

Job Location: Atlanta, GA 

Job Type: Contract ? 12 Months / Contract to Hire / Direct Hire

Job Description:

  • The person will be part of a team supporting severe weather/emergency operational planning, preparation, and response. 
  • Person will edit and maintain GIS data sets, create/print maps, and provide spatial/tabular data analysis.
  • Candidate will be working within IT Applications. Candidates will work with supporting IT team members (GIS, database, network, server, etc.) and interacting with business units. 
  • Possibility for some travel to sites throughout the state.


  • Editing and maintaining ArcGIS Feature Classes in support of Emergency Operations
  • Digitizing and making maps/reports on the fly to provide status update on Emergency Operations response
  • Publishing and printing maps
  • Querying enterprise reporting systems and applications to provide operational data
  • Performing ad hoc spatial and tabular data analysis
  • Staffing Emergency Operations Center (EOC) and State Operations Center (SOC) during activations
  • Providing end user support and training on ArcGIS and IT applications used within Emergency Operations
  • Providing data or technical support as needed to Georgia Emergency Management Agency (GEMA)/SOC staff
  • Coordinating with IT and Enterprise GIS Team
  • Developing map books (Data Driven Pages)
  • Developing map templates and projects for publishing to ArcGIS Online or ArcGIS Server
  • Developing ArcGIS Online Story Maps

Required Skills/Experience:

  • 5+ years of ArcGIS Desktop mapping and data analysis
  • 5+ years of ArcGIS data editing and maintenance within File Geodatabases
  • 3+ years of ArcGIS data editing within an Enterprise Geodatabases (SDE), competent in reconciling and posting edits to database server
  • Experience with ArcGIS 10.x with geodatabase design/development
  • 5+ years Microsoft Office Professional ? Advanced skills with Microsoft Excel
  • 2+ years Microsoft Visio and Access
  • Bachelor?s in Information Technology, computer science, geography, GIS, or a related field
  • Be able to work with and develop data/maps to meet business needs
  • Be able to stay overnight for multiple days at EOC/SOC in support of emergency events
  • Be able to be activated and deployed to areas across the state in support of emergency events
  • Able to develop GIS metadata compliant to FGDC and ISO standards
  • Advanced skills in working with ArcGIS Desktop extensions
  • Advanced skills in data conversion/transformation/migration to GIS data format: GPS/Coordinate data, Linear Referenced data, CAD/Microstation data
  • Advanced skills in finding and working with Internet data services in ArcGIS Desktop
  • Advanced skills in printing/plotting maps
  • Advanced skills with Google Earth, Google Maps, StreetView, KML/KMZ files
  • Advanced knowledge of geospatial and mapping concepts such as spatial analysis, map projections, etc.
  • Execute GIS projects quickly and comprehensively, providing clear and accurate results
  • Excellent cartographic skills and data QA/QC skills
  • Accountable and results oriented
  • Highly motivated self-starter
  • Comfortable in a fast-paced environment with quick turnaround times
  • Ability to isolate/solve any number of problems during an emergency under pressure
  • Excellent communication, collaboration, and teamwork skills
  • Excellent customer service skills
  • Highly organized and active listener
  • Possess unquestionable integrity, ethics, and commitment to vision, mission, and values

Preferred Skills/Experience:

  • Experience with Python scripting
  • Experience with Dynamic segmentation and linear referencing systems/methods, transportation data model
  • GISP or Esri Technical Certifications ? Desktop
  • Experience with ArcGIS Pro
  • Experience with ArcGIS Online
  • Experience with Bentley Microstation
  • Experience with Trimble GPS, ArcPad, Pathfinder Office, or TerraSynch software
  • Work experience in government, transportation, and/or emergency operations