AECOM Sr. GIS Specialist in Tampa, Florida

Business Line Environment

Position Title Sr. GIS Specialist

United States of America - Florida


Job Summary

AECOM is actively seeking a creative, highly talented Sr. GIS Specialist for immediate employment in the Tampa, FL office.

The responsibilities of this position include, but are not limited to:

  • Utilizes GIS techniques and software to provide a better understanding of certain variables in a given geographic location

  • Provides expertise of fully competent GIS practitioner to all conventional aspects of functional area and applies management of spatial and non-spatial information in accordance with industry standards

  • Provides documentation on the source and evolution of spatial data

  • Produces spatial and non-spatial data while ensuring accuracy and logical consistency in processing and output

  • Design and manage custom developed automation solutions

  • Work assignments involve considerably complex GIS studies and require advanced techniques and modification and extension of theories, precepts and practices

  • Independently executes and delivers GIS projects of moderate to significant scope and complexity

  • Manage, edit, and maintain gas and electric transmission datasets supportive of regional asset management program

  • Validate and edit transmission network data

  • Create, collect, convert, and integrate geospatial datasets

  • Ensure that information management quality assurance procedures comply with AECOM standards and procedures

  • Perform geospatial analyses

  • Produce a variety of mapping products for presentation

  • Analyze technical problems and devise new approaches and alternative solutions

  • Direct the work of level I and II GIS Specialists as assigned by GIS Manager or Project Manager

  • Prepare GIS datasets for integration with ArcGIS Server/ArcGIS Online

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor's Degree in GIS, Geography, Planning, Environmental Science, Engineering, Computer Science or relevant

  • 8+ years of total experience involving progressively more responsibility of which 3+ years of experience must be working with local, state, and/or federal government agencies

  • Extensive experience working with ArcGIS and geospatial databases

  • Python, Java script, and SQL experience; plus Model Builder Application Development, Data Driven Pages

  • Fluency in ArcGIS Suite 10.X and particularly Data Driven Pages

  • Knowledge of cartography, coordinate systems, and map projections

  • Working knowledge of Enterprise database systems (ArcGIS for Server)

  • Knowledge of mobile data collection and GPS techniques

  • Experience supporting web-based GIS services (ArcGIS Online)

  • Working knowledge of multi-user environments (ex. CITRIX)

  • Excellent communication and presentation skills

  • Must possess valid Driver's License

  • Due to the nature of this work, qualified applicants who are offered a position must pass a pre-employment substance abuse test

Preferred Qualifications

  • Master's Degree in GIS, Geography, Planning, Environmental Science, Engineering, Computer Science or related field

  • GISP, ESRI Technical Certification, and/or PMP

  • Knowledge of various data types such as CAD, GPS, flat files and ability to convert and work with them in GIS environment

  • Database knowledge (EQuIS, MS Access, SQL Server)

  • Microsoft SharePoint experience

  • Experience working in engineering consulting industry

  • Experience working with the Department of Defense

What We Offer

AECOM is a place where you can put your innovative thinking and business skills into high gear and work alongside other highly intelligent and motivated people. It's a place where you can apply your skills to some of the world's most challenging, interesting, and meaningful projects worldwide. It's a place that values the diversity of our areas of practice and our people. It's what makes AECOM a great place to work and grow. AECOM is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

At AECOM, employee's safety and security are our top Safeguarding core value. All employees are expected to set the highest level of safety expectation in their work, display the highest level of safe behavior, and actively participate in AECOM's Safety For Life Program. SH&E is a part of our company culture and participation is required for all employees.

NOTICE TO THIRD PARTY AGENCIES: Please note that AECOM does not accept unsolicited resumes from recruiters or employment agencies. In the absence of a signed Recruitment Fee Agreement, AECOM will not consider or agree to payment of any referral compensation or recruiter fee. In the event a recruiter or agency submits a resume or candidate without a previously signed agreement, AECOM explicitly reserves the right to pursue and hire those candidate(s) without any financial obligation to the recruiter or agency. Any unsolicited resumes, including those submitted to hiring managers, are deemed to be the property of AECOM.

Job Category Geographic Information Systems

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 170364BR