GIS Specialist

Anchorage, Alaska
07 Oct 2016
23 Nov 2016
Contract Type
Full Time
The Company

Jacobs Federal Operations provides a wide range of services to government and industry in engineering, environmental, operations and maintenance, scientific, engineering, environmental and technical services. Our clients include USAF, USACE, DOE, USCG, NASA, Dow, TVA, and Denso. We are currently executing many contracts, performing work that is essential to our clients' missions across a broad range of functional areas.

We are seeking a GIS specialist to work on a variety of ongoing environmental, civil, oil and gas, and other technical projects. In addition to GIS assignments, this team member will have the opportunity to work in proposal development, project planning and execution. This team member will interact extensively with scientists, engineers, corporate and government clients and will help develop standard deliverable formats for various contracts based on client and internal specifications and industry best practices. The team member will also assist several GIS users from different professional disciplines within our firm.

  • Well organized and detail oriented
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Ability to work with a diverse group of people on diverse projects
  • Ability to transition quickly between projects based on tight schedule deadlines

  • BA/BS in Geography, GIS, Geomatics or related field required
  • 3-5 years of GIS experience required
  • Experience working in AutoCAD jointly with GIS products required
  • Database management required
  • ESRI ArcGIS products including PC-based ArcInfo and ArcView preferred
  • Strong cartographic skills preferred
  • LIDAR processing experience preferred
  • ArcGIS-based modeling preferred
  • Knowledge of SDSFIE and FMSFIE requiements preferred
  • Database design and programming skills preferred
  • GIS Servver/ArcIMS applications preferred
  • Previous supervisory responsbilities preferred