AECOM GIS Specialist in Orlando, Florida

Business Line Transportation

Position Title GIS Specialist

United States of America - Florida


Job Summary

The Transportation division of AECOM is actively seeking a GIS specialist to serve as an In-house consultant to FDOT District 5. The candidate shall have sufficient GIS and data analysis experience preferably with transportation network experience. This GIS Specialist is scheduled to join the Orlando, FL transportation group. The GIS specialist will immediately assist in the State of Florida Department of Transportation in GIS network development and maintenance, data analysis, and be available to supplement client staff to meet the Departments work program goals.

The responsibilities of the position include, but not limited to:

  • Provide technical assistance in the areas of computer systems analysis and databases as related to GIS

  • Develop and manage Information systems documentation

  • Apply and acquire the knowledge of new GIS concepts

  • Evaluate engineering processes and to solve problems related to GIS

  • Identify and document user requirements for development of GIS application systems

  • Develop and maintain cordial, effective internal and external working relationships

  • Set goals, promote teamwork, identify customer needs

  • Interpret and communicate technical information relating to computer programming and data processing both verbally and in writing in clear, plain language

  • Communicate engineering information effectively verbally, in writing and using GIS technologies to small and large audiences

  • Develop presentations and training materials

  • Work well in a team environment

Minimum Requirements

  • 4+ years of experience

  • Knowledge of the concepts, terminology, principles and analytical techniques of the engineering specialty area of GIS

  • Knowledge in structuring and classifying information

  • Knowledge of the FDOT Roadway Characteristics Inventory (RCI) database

  • Skill in ArcGIS software

  • Skill with GIS data processing automation

  • Skill with scripting (Python, ArcPy, ArcGIS API for Python and VB script) Skill with other Computer based programming languages for GIS application development (JavaScript API, HTML5, CSS3)

  • Skill in creating and maintaining relational geodatabases (SQL Server preferred

Preferred Qualifications

  • BS or BA preferred

  • GIS experience in transportation a plus

  • Geographic Information Systems Professional (GISP) certification a plus

  • Experience with ArcGIS Pro a plus

  • Portal for ArcGIS collaboration experience a plus

  • Experience with Operations Dashboard for ArcGIS a plus

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.

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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. 193206BR

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.