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Terracon Consultants, Inc.

GIS Analyst II

  • Remote
  • Regular, Full Time
  • Job ID 22800BR
  • United States
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Job Description
**Position is remote - location flexible**

General Responsibilities:

Lead projects involving environmental and geotechnical data workflows in support of our Data Management capability team with our Data Services capability team. Proficiency in facilitating data interoperability with familiarity of design and geospatial systems. Coordinate technical resources in support of projects and Data Services. Facilitate coordination and delegation of project data workflows. Organize and manage work to help improve systems, standards, and overall quality and timeliness of technical projects and deliverables. Develop documentation and standards in support of Data Solutions initiatives. Provide guidance, training, and mentorship for junior analysts.

This position will also require typical responsibilities of an Analyst II, including: Geographic Information Systems (GIS) support to all Service Lines. Perform data acquisition, data management, data analysis and data visualization in support of projects and corporate initiatives. Determine appropriate data sources and methods, develop technical workflows and create technical maps, exhibits, and models to support project needs. Support field data collection efforts by providing and configuring appropriate tools to meet accuracy and attribution criteria. Responsible for ensuring the accuracy and currency of all geospatial project data and maintaining technical documentation and metadata, as appropriate. Ensure that all GIS deliverables meet a high level of quality and comply with corporate standards.

Essential Roles and Responsibilities:
  • Assume lead role in managing geotechnical and transportation project data workflows.
  • Review, refine and improve GIS processes and develop efficiencies.
  • Create and maintain GIS maps and exhibits for project applications and reports.
  • Perform quality control on GIS work.
  • Develop and maintain project GIS databases.
  • Research, compile, and review spatial data from public and proprietary sources.
  • Create, edit, and transform spatial data to suit project requirements and various software platforms.
  • Extract, Transform, and Load (ETL) multiple data sources into required formats.
  • Perform spatial data analyses and computation using various software platforms, tools, and scripts.
  • Evaluate project GIS needs and provide recommendations.
  • Assist in the implementation of relational database management systems.
  • Support web and mobile application development.
  • Implement quality assurance practices and standard operating procedures.
  • Prepare technical documentation and metadata in support of GIS work products.
  • Mentor and/or supervise GIS personnel.
  • Follows safety rules, guidelines and standards for all projects. Participate in pre-task planning. Report any safety issues or concerns to management.
  • Be responsible for maintaining quality standards on all projects.
Requirements:
  • Bachelor’s degree in GIS, geography, environmental science, engineering, computer science or related field with a minimum 4 years’ related experience. Or, in lieu of a degree, a minimum of 8 years’ related experience.
  • Proficiency with ArcGIS Pro and extensions, ArcGIS Enterprise, ArcGIS Online, ArcGIS field apps, Safe Software FME, AutoCAD, 3D Design Software, MS Office, and open source applications.
  • Working knowledge of relational databases and various programming languages (e.g. Python, C#, XML, JavaScript).
  • Valid driver’s license with acceptable violation history.
Preferred Certification:
  • GISP
Preferred Skills:
  • Strong AutoCAD experience.
This position has been categorized as a "Remote Only" position. “Remote Only” employees do not have a designated workspace at an office, and typically work from home or another location.

The national standard salary range for this position is $62,700-$97,200. The base range may be adjusted based on the specific location of the applicant. Final agreed upon compensation is based upon individual qualifications and experience.


About Terracon
Terracon is a 100 percent employee-owned consulting engineering firm providing quality services to clients. Since 1965, Terracon has evolved into a successful multi-discipline firm specializing in environmental, facilities, geotechnical, and materials services. Terracon currently has more than 5,000 employees in more than 150 offices with services available in all 50 states. Terracon’s growth is due to valued employees exceeding expectations in client service and growing their careers with new and exciting opportunities in the marketplace.

Terracon’s vision of “Together, we are best at people” is demonstrated through our excellent compensation and benefits package. Based on eligibility, role and job status, we offer many programs including medical, dental, vision, life insurance, 401(k) plan, paid time off and holidays, education reimbursement, and various bonus programs.
EEO Statement
Terracon is an EEO employer. We encourage qualified minority, female, veteran and disabled candidates to apply and be considered for open positions. We do not discriminate against any applicant for employment, or any employee because of race, color, religion, national origin, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender, disability, age, or military status.
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