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CLASSIFICATION TITLE: GIS Analyst
PURPOSE OF CLASSIFICATION
Manages all technical aspects of the Geographic Information System (GIS). Performs enterprise database development and implementation. Acts as GIS Representative in meetings and to outside organizations.
The following duties are normal for this position. The omission of specific statements of the duties does not exclude them from the classification if the work is similar, related, or a logical assignment for this classification. Other duties may be required and assigned.
Performs data manipulation and integration in an ArcSDE/SQL database environment and perform GIS analysis, modeling, and mapping functions as needed.
Develops web-based interactive maps and applications for County-wide implementation.
Works closely with customers to provide technical guidance in the effective use of GIS systems.
Assists in a variety of GIS applications and projects including selecting and acquiring the appropriate geospatial data and technology for spatial analyst.
Works with project managers and peers to complete projects and deliverables and meet deadlines.
Creates Geo processing task and develops python scripts; retains experience in analysis, design, development, and implementation of application software with .NET Technologies (C#, ASP.NET, Ajax, Java Script).
Participates in the complete development life-cycle process including requirements, analysis, design, coding, and testing.
Acts as a liaison with the departments and other agencies to define needs and coordinate system integration.
Manages and creates ArcGIS services and have the ability to think out of the box and propose new processes, applications, or services.
Reviews existing and incoming data for currency, accuracy, usefulness, quality, and documentation.
Provides technical expertise and support to staff in resolving specialized system problems and recommends solutions as needed.
Performs other related duties as required.
Bachelor’s Degree in Civil Engineering, Geography Information Systems, Planning, or related field supplemented by two (2) years of experience in mapping, Geographic Information Systems, or any equivalent combination of education, training, and experience which provides the requisite knowledge, skills, and abilities for this job. Experience with ESRI’s software suite (ArcGIS, ArcSDE, ArcServer) preferred. Must possess and maintain a valid Georgia driver’s license.
Physical Ability: Tasks require the ability to exert light physical effort in sedentary to light work, but which may involve some lifting, carrying, pushing and/or pulling of objects and materials of light weight (5-10 pounds). Tasks may involve extended periods of time at a keyboard or workstation.
Sensory Requirements: Some tasks require the ability to perceive and discriminate sounds and visual cues or signals. Some tasks require the ability to communicate orally.
Environmental Factors: Performance of essential functions may require exposure to adverse environmental conditions, such as noise extremes, machinery, electric currents, or traffic hazards.
Clayton County, Georgia, is an Equal Opportunity Employer. In compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act, the County will provide reasonable accommodations to qualified individuals with disabilities and encourages both prospective and current employees to discuss potential accommodations with the employer.