EBA Engineering
  • 09-Oct-2018 to 08-Dec-2018 (EST)
  • Laurel, MD, USA
  • Full Time

EBA offers a full benefit package including health, wellness, life, short and long term disability, 401k, ESOP participation, etc.


geographIT, a division of EBA Engineering, Inc. is recruiting a full-time GIS Specialist to work on-site as staff augmentation at a client location in Laurel, Maryland.

 

Job Responsibilities

  • Uses GIS hardware and software to produce maps, spatial databases, and thematic data (such as wetlands, road centerlines, cadastre, and historic sites).
  • Creates, adjusts, corrects, converts, and distributes base maps and thematic data.
  • Digitizes and maintains spatial information databases.
  • Documents procedures, validates data for accuracy and completeness, completes approved metadata forms, and produces maps.
  • Evaluates information and data from outside sources.
  • Provides geographic location coordinates to facilitate spatial analysis and data manipulation.
  • Acts as a consultant to internal customers during their use, development, and quality assessment of spatial databases.

 

Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:

  • Exhibits skill with Windows operating system and Microsoft Office suite.
  • Is an independent learner who applies ArcGIS software products to support project requirements and investigates capabilities of recent software upgrades and new software product releases.  
  • Demonstrates a solid understanding of cartography, including map projections, data classification, symbolization, color selection, label placement, and map layout to produce maps that communicate effectively.
  • Is detail-oriented with a focus on timeliness and quality of work.
  • Applies quality control procedures on project deliverables.
  • Creates and edits data in enterprise geodatabases, including managing edit sessions in a versioned enterprise geodatabase environment.
  • Creates/edits complex network datasets that use complex geometric properties and topology rules.
  • Creates metadata for GIS datasets.
  • Knows how to query geodatabases and relational databases to filter data and derive summary statistics.
  • Creates and applies Model Builder scripts to automate geo-processing models, map production, and data production workflows.
  • Configures, publishes, and uses the ArcGIS services and web maps for ArcGIS Online apps.
  • Is a team player who communicates effectively with client project teams.
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Minimum Experience, Skill Set, and Employment Requirements to Qualify:

  • BS or BA degree in Geography, GIS Technology, Cartography, or related field from accredited university with 9 credit hours in GIS courses.
  • A U.S. citizen or resident of the U.S. in possession of an immigration Green Card.
  • Skill with Windows operating system and the Microsoft Office suite.
  • Ability to successfully pass a federal, state, and local security background check.

 

About geographIT, a division of EBA Engineering, Inc.

At geographIT, we appreciate that our success depends upon the experience, knowledge, and teamwork of our staff. As such, we make our commitment count for our employees by valuing you and the work you do. We are committed to supporting diversity, opening doors, trading ideas, encouraging innovation, and giving our staff what they need to perform exceptional work in an exceptional atmosphere.

geographIT develops and implements state-of-the-art enterprise GIS solutions, as well as custom geospatial technology and information management solutions for our clients. We have the experience, insight, and innovation that comes from decades of GIS consulting, custom software development, and system integration projects completed for local and state government, public safety, utility, facility, transportation, and environmental sectors. geographIT is frequently recognized as an innovator and has received several awards for our outstanding work.

We encourage you to explore an exciting new career.

 

 

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