GIS Data Specialist Astadia
THIS JOB HAS EXPIRED Area of Interest: Application Services
Position Type: Full Time - Contract
Location: Remote Employees-Client Site
State / Province: Texas
Requirements: See job Description
GIS Analyst Effectiveness Areas
Satisfy all client analysis and mapping requests. This will require effective communication to ensure understanding of requirements and ability to use the provided mapping software to manipulate standard GIS data layers to produce a satisfactory final product.
Manage GIS data and work with data providers both internal and external to ensure currency and accuracy.
GIS Analyst Expectations
Produce maps independently
o Sometimes using predefined templates or layer files,
o Other times starting from scratch and symbolizing raw data in a cartographically sound manner.
o Identify data shortcomings and work with GIS manager to fix.
Edit data independently
o Create points, lines and polygons using standard ArcMap tools without error.
o Append newly created data into production layer without creating duplicates.
o Reproject data correctly.
o Perform analyses on data such as buffer, dissolve, clip, union and intersect.
Communicate in a calm, polite and precise manner such that all parties involved understand project needs and expected results.
Use standard office productivity software such as Microsoft Excel, Word and PowerPoint to document processes, maintain records and perform basic data analysis.
GIS Analyst Skills
o Can describe ArcMap UI components particularly the Data Veiw and the Layout View and when to use each.
o Describe the need for a projected data frame, how the data frame projection is set by default and how to specifie the projection of the data frame.
Coordinate reference systems
o What is a datum?
o How does it relate to a projection?
o How does one determine the datum of a projection?
o What is the critical thing one must do to when re-projecting data with different datums? Why?
o Create complex SQL statements in order to filter features in a layer with a definition query.
o Independently seek out correct data layers combine them sensibly into a map.
o Create complex symbols.
o Create symbol libraries (styles).
o Describe using label classes to label features from the same layer differently.
o Explain the difference between labeling and annotation.
o Describe the different ways to store annotation.
o Describe scale dependent rendering and give an example of when to use it.
o Understands topology in a general sense and has knowledge of ArcMap topology management technology.
o Understands versioning.
o Edit points, lines and polygons.
Can discuss intelligently
How to select a feature
How to create a feature
How the arc and polygon creation tools work.
What the tools of the Advanced Editing toolbar do and how to use them.
o Metes and Bounds and COGO
Know what are metes and bounds.
Know how to use ArcMap COGO tools to create data using metes and bounds.
o Can explain GIS analyses such as buffer, dissolve, clip, union and intersect.
o Knows the difference between the Define Projection tool and the Project tool in ArcToolbox.
o Can describe the difference between the functionality of the Append and Merge tools.
o Can use Model Builder
o Can create a Python script from a Model Builder model and then modify it.
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