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GIS Specialist in Atlanta, GA at Prestige Staffing

Date Posted: 4/18/2019

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    Atlanta, GA
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Job Description

JobID: 15519

GIS Specialist (Mid-Level)

Our client, the second largest utility company in the US, is seeking a mid-level GIS Specialist with 3-5 years experience within the utility industry. This candidate will have proficiency with Esri ArcGIS 10.2x and excellent geoprocessing and spacial analysis skills. Day to day includes functional expertise, ensuring quality and turnaround time expectations are met for the client: conversion of data, mapping and reports, geospatial training, and enhancement of GIS and Web-GIS. This candidate will work with various internal departments to determine business needs and requirements an will participate in ensuring the workflows are accurate and documented.  As a GIS ambassador, this candidate will assist both internal and external customers by generating solutions to operational issues, build & maintain relationships, train and mentor new internal resources on all aspects of legacy GIS sytems, and drive results by setting expectations, shifting priorities and reporting structures.

Pay: $20-25/hr depending on experience

Location: Midtown


  • Experience with Esri geodatabase design, structure and management – including the manipulation of tabular data in GIS, and joining/linking related data
  • Intermediate knowledge of SQL and relational databases
  • Thorough understanding of Esri ArcGIS Enterprise, ArcSDE, versioning, and geoprocessing
  • Experience incorporating nonspatial Enterprise databases with GIS to fulfill ad hoc analysis requests
  • Knowledge of batch files and Python scripts to assist in repetitive daily activities
  • Ability to quickly learn new skills and abilities database technologies, data modeling, and scripting as needed
  • Development and maintenance of existing Python scripts, FME workbenches and Esri ModelBuilder models

Required:  Bachelor’s degree in geography (GIS), engineering, computer science, or related field.  GIS certificate and 2 years of related work experience in lieu of a degree in related discipline.

Preferred:  Master’s degree in geography (GIS), geosciences, engineering, computer science, or related field