AECOM Geographic Information Systems Analyst in Arlington, Virginia

Business Line Transportation

Position Title Geographic Information Systems Analyst

United States of America - Virginia


Job Summary

AECOM is actively seeking a highly talented and motivated GIS Analyst for immediate employment in the Arlington, VA office. The successful candidate will be a valued collaborator within AECOM's multi-disciplinary transportation and planning practice in the Washington, DC region, based in Arlington, VA. The successful candidate will conduct geospatial and geostatistical analysis for a variety of projects, including public transportation and highways, master development plans, and regional economic analyses.

Other typical activities include:

  • Prepare decision support tools using databases and GIS Software

  • Collaborate with other specialists to conduct complex data analysis and generate superior information graphics

  • Prepare written documentation to support analysis findings and market new potential assignments.

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor's Degree in geography, environmental science, economics, or related discipline

  • 4 plus years experience in Geospatial Analysis or comparable academic experience

  • Database software: Proficient in using database software such as SQL Server and Microsoft Access

  • Database Application Use: Knowledge of database concepts, systems, reporting and querying techniques using languages such as Oracle, SQL, MSQuery, PS Query and Access

  • GIS Software: Skill in using GIS software to prepare reports, exhibits and other correspondence

  • Strong written and verbal communication

  • Demonstrated ability to meet deadlines and manage multiple parallel activities

Preferred Qualifications

  • 5 to 10 years of professional experience or comparable academic experience applying GIS in a transportation planning setting​

  • Computer programming to develop automated queries and customized mapping/data outputs

  • Website development for publication and interactive use of analysis results

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 and Minorities, Females, Veterans, and Disabled persons are encouraged to apply. For further information, please click here to view the EEO Is The Law poster.

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.


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

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 183122BR

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.