Geographic Information Systems Specialist

  • Next Gen Cyber LLC
  • Baltimore, Maryland, United States
  • Apr 29, 2018
Full time Risk Management Technology R&D Systems Development Knowledge Management Customer Service and Technical Support Network Services

Job Description

Duties: Conducts geographic information system (GIS) program activities, utilizing GIS hardware and software to produce maps, spatial databases and thematic data (such as wetlands, road centerlines, cadastre, and historic sites). Creates, adjusts, corrects, converts and distributes base maps and thematic data. Digitize and maintain spatial databases of WSSC information; document procedures, validate data for accuracy and completeness, complete approved metadata forms and produce maps of the resulting information. Evaluate information and data from outside sources to determine the quality of the data. Provide geographic location coordinates from the GIS to facilitate spatial analysis and data manipulation, calculate distances and area of features and interpret legal descriptions and certify changes in boundary lines. Act as a “consultant” to internal customers during their use, development and quality assessment of spatial databases. 
 
Education: Bachelor’s Degree from an accredited college or university in Geography, GIS Technology, Cartography, Computer Science, or related field with at least 9 credit hours in courses specifically related to GIS operation/management. 
 
Experience: Two (2) years of professional experience is required in GIS, cartography, CADD, or a related field without the appropriate college degree. 

EEO Statement:
Next Gen Cyber LLC is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer that does not unlawfully discriminate in any of its programs or activities on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or on any other basis prohibited by applicable law.