AS GIS Analyst

Astor & Sanders Corp
Falls Church, VA
Apr 05, 2021
Apr 09, 2021
Full Time
TitleAS GIS AnalystEOE StatementWe are an equal employment opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law.Description GIS Analyst/DeveloperAstor & Sanders Corporation, an award-winning IT solutions provider located in Rockville, MD, is currently seeking a GIS Developer to support one of its Federal clients. The successful candidate will create or refine maps identified through business requirements, coordinate across multiple stakeholders for mapping scale and shared data, provide advice and recommendations for curating data. This is a full time position located in Northern VA.Roles and responsibilities include:Analyze, identify, finalize and document requirements based on and analysis of newly identified business requirements.Develop GIS maps and data layersDevelop Technical Specification Document(s) for the new mapping interfaceConduct User Acceptance Testing (UAT) for the new mapping interfacesCreate Testing ScriptsMonitor user testing and collection of feedbackFollow all agency guidance and procedures with respect to System Security Plans, security regulations, archiving and data management procedures.Manage GIS data and metadata for quality control, and develop and comply with standardsExperience:2-4 years of GIS development experience using Esri's ArcGIS and RIn depth experience managing a GIS based data systemKnowledge and experience with PostgreSQL and PostGISBachelor's degree in GIS, Computer Science, Environmental Conservation, Ecology or a related fieldAbility to obtain a Public Trust ClearanceSkills:Strong written and oral communication skills are requiredMust have a positive team player attitudeGood analytical skills and a creative self-starter with the ability to work effectively with multiple partnersExcellent time management skills to coordinate many different types of diverse activitiesBiological training or experience preferredMust be organized and detail-orientedAbility to interact with all levels of an organization in a professional, diplomatic, and tactful mannerThis is an excellent opportunity for an experienced and motivated professional seeking personal challenges and professional rewards. Astor is a fast-growing, award-winning provider of IT solutions and services, and provides software engineering and development solutions using a variety of development tools, including host-based, web-based, and client-server applications. We offer a unique, stimulating, challenging, and fun environment that fosters individual growth and rewards performance.Our competitive benefits package includes medical and dental coverage, 401k plan with employer contribution, paid holiday, paid time off, metro-check program, and tuition reimbursement. If you enjoy being a part of a chance to work with bright, highly motivated people dedicated to excellence, please apply today!EEO/AA employer. Astor & Sanders Corporation (Astor) is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regards to race, ethnicity, color, national origin, sex/gender, pregnancy, religion, age, marital status, sexual orientation, military/veteran status, disability, genetic information/history or any other personal characteristic protected by law. Astor welcomes all individuals with disabilities and protected veterans.Full-Time/Part-Time -unspecified- Number of Openings 1 Exempt/Non-Exempt Non-Exempt Location Falls Church, VA