AECOM GIS Specialist in Dallas, Texas
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Position Title GIS Specialist
United States of America - Texas
AECOM is actively seeking a creative, highly talented GIS Specialist for immediate employment for the Dallas, TX office. AECOM is proud to provide our employees with exciting, challenging projects.
The responsibilities of this position include, but are not limited to, those listed below:
Responsible for conducting editing procedures in ArcMap, working with ArcSDE versioned, enterprise geodatabases, working with users to troubleshoot ArcMap and ArcCatalog operational processes, entry of data into Geographic Information Systems (GIS) databases using techniques such as coordinate geometry scanning and georeferencing of images, automatic conversion to vectors and conversion of other sources of digital data
Provides technical support for the creation and visualization of data layers and map products using ArcGIS software products
Responsible for field data collection using Global Positioning Systems (GPS) technology
Updates the GIS master database layers for spatial geometry and attributes and the metatdata associated with each GIS data layer
Generates/regenerates standard map products and maintain, update and document GIS data standards and the specifications for digital data deliverables
Conducts and consults on data needs assessments
Reviews technical requirements to meet data development objectives and perform quality assurance on data deliverables received for inclusion in the GIS
Bachelor’s degree in geography, planning, engineering, computer science, or a related technical field with emphasis in geographic information systems (GIS)
Must have the ability to work with a team of professionals and have excellent time management skills
Will be required to work independently and communicate directly with customers from environmental, public works, engineering and other business areas
Proficiency with the ESRI suite of desktop mapping and analysis tools and extensions
Due to the nature of the work, US Citizenship is required
- 2+ years of ArcGIS desktop GIS experience preferred
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.
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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. 186690BR
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.