GIS Techinician

Confidential Company  •  Richmond, VA

Less than 5 years experience  •  IT Consulting/Services

$40K - $50K
Posted on 08/03/17 by Gagan Kapoor
Richmond, VA
Less than 5 years experience
IT Consulting/Services
$40K - $50K
Posted on 08/03/17 by Gagan Kapoor

Position Title: GIS Techinician

Position Number: 260647

Location: Richmond, VA

Desired Skill Set:

ArcGIS Extensions, GIS Products, Python, RDBMS

Position Description:

“U.S. Citizens and those authorized to work in the U.S. are encouraged to apply. We are unable to sponsor or consider Corp 2 Corp candidates. 


Role: GIS Technician 3
Start Date: 07/01/2017
End Date: 06/30/2018
Location: Richmond, VA 23219
Interview type: In Person Only

Complete Description:
*local candidates strongly preferred
*ALL candidates MUST be able to attend a personal interview, NO phone interviews, NO Skype, NO exceptions
The Transportation Mobility Planning Division is seeking an experienced Geographic Information System (GIS) Technician to assist the TMPD Planning Data and GIS team in maintaining SPS and providing GIS support to transportation planning staff.


The Transportation Mobility Planning Division (TMPD) manages and administers the State Planning System (SPS). SPS is an internal planning tool for maintaining data and information concerning planning activities including the Federal Functional Classification, National Highway System, Census urban area, travel demand modeling, and future needs assessments. The system features data that includes: raodway inventory, traffic projections, and capacity analysis. TMPD seeks an experienced Geographic Information System (GIS) Technician to assist the TMPD Planning Data and GIS team in maintaining SPS and providing GIS support to transportation planning staff. 

Job Requirements: 
• Perform specialized technical work in support of complex GIS applications 
• Implement geo-databases
• Perform spatial analyses and produce reports according to customer specifications
• Assist in the development of geographic information systems that create, maintain, or leverage geospatial base-map information. 
• Conduct geographic information system (GIS) program activities, utilizing GIS hardware and software to produce models, maps, spatial databases, and thematic data 
• Document procedures
• Validate data for accuracy and completeness
• Complete approved metadata 
• Evaluate information and data from outside sources to determine the quality 
KSA: 
• Considerable experience with ESRI ArcGIS Software (Desktop and extensions)
• Considerable experience working with web services
• Knowledge of Linear Referencing Systems and experience using the ArcGIS Linear Referencing Tools.
• Experience in process automation utilizing Python. Model Builder, and other Geoprocessing techniques
• Knowledge of data gathering techniques and various systems for organizing and interpreting such data.
• Knowledge of Location and navigation systems to integrate GPS devices and data with enterprise GIS
• Knowledge of GIS System Architecture to maintain and support enterprise GIS infrastructure
• Strong Oracle or related RDBMS skills
• Working knowledge of transportation planning principals
• Excellent verbal/written skills for documentation and training processes

Required/Desired Skills
• Considerable experience with ESRI ArcGIS Software (Desktop and extensions) Required 3 Years
• Considerable experience working with web services Required 3 Years
• Knowledge of Linear Referencing Systems and experience using the ArcGIS Linear Referencing Tools. Required 3 Years
• Experience in process automation utilizing Python. Model Builder, and other Geoprocessing techniques Highly desired 3 Years
• Knowledge of data gathering techniques and various systems for organizing and interpreting such data. Required 3 Years
• Knowledge of Location and navigation systems to integrate GPS devices and data with enterprise GIS Required 3 Years
• Knowledge of GIS System Architecture to maintain and support enterprise GIS infrastructure Highly desired 3 Years
• Strong Oracle or related RDBMS skills Required 3 Years
• Working knowledge of transportation planning principals Highly desired 3 Years
• Excellent verbal/written skills for documentation and training processes Required 3 Years

   
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Rose International is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, arrest and conviction records, or any other characteristic protected by law. Positions located in San Francisco, California will be administered in accordance with the Fair Chance Ordinance.

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