Enterprise GIS editor in Fort Worth, TX at MDI Group

Date Posted: 9/25/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

MDI Group is a premier IT workforce solutions provider with more than 25 years of expertise in finding “best fit” IT talent for mid-sized to Fortune 500 clients. We have established relationships with our clients and work directly with the hiring managers. Why MDI Group?...You can expect that we will learn what is most important to you in your job search and match that to the needs of our clients. We offer career coaching and resume services, skills certifications, interview preparation skills, health benefits and a 401K plan. We are currently interviewing for the following direct hire position:

Enterprise GIS editor


Fort Worth, TX

Position Description:

The Enterprise GIS Team is looking for a bright, fast-paced individual who can work in a production environment. The GIS Editor would be responsible for creating a single Enterprise GIS Environment from multiple departmental GIS layers. The individual would need to be savvy with various GIS formats, have the ability to pick up customized tools and would be willing to adapt to change. The ideal candidate would be familiar with an ArcGIS desktop, linear referencing, and be able to communicate complex scenarios with great detail.

Job Responsibilities

  • QA/QC and analysis of GIS data.
  • Use of ArcMap, scripts and in-house tools during QA/QC process.
  • Understanding of railroad data as it is converted into multiple formats.
  • Effective communication of data error remediation with GIS editors.
  • Detailed notes and tracking of progress during publication process.
  • Capacity to quickly and easily adjust to changing priorities.

Job Requirements

  • The ideal candidate would have a Bachelors or Master’s degree in GIS, Geography, Geology and or Environmental sciences (with GIS emphasis).
  • Two years of full time professional ArcMap 9.x/10.x experience is required. College coursework can substitute two years of full time experience.
  • Experience editing in a versioned multi-user geodatabase.
  • Advanced knowledge of the Microsoft suite.
  • Both oral and written communication of technical details must be concise.
  • Ability to understand the big picture of the organization and customer requirements.
  • Technical writing.

Recommended Qualifications

  • Python scripting to automate geo-processing tasks would be a plus.
  • Model builder to automate geo-processing tasks would be a plus 
  • SQL scripting and querying.
  • Experience with streamlining workflows.
  • GIS data editing and linear event knowledge is a plus.

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