GIS Technical Architect

  • location: Research Triangle Park, NC
  • type: Contract
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job description

GIS Technical Architect

job summary:
We have a 6 month renewable position for a GIS Architect with a client of ours in RTP, NC.

The function of the GIS Technical Architect is to provide technical expertise in the use of geospatial systems and/or databases, architecture and integration with enterprise systems. Evaluate, validate, and establish enterprise system and database requirements and design architecture to include software, infrastructure, data model and management, and support total requirements and interfaces. This is an opportunity to make an impact in a research organization that is dependent on spatial data and be a pioneer in the use of enterprise GIS for research informatics and agriculture.

Essential Functions:

Contribute to the design, prototyping and build of shared GIS infrastructure assets and services

Execute sanctioned GIS project work for the business

Work with business users and SME's to understand relevant business domains in order to build effective data models and automated data processes

Act as technical GIS lead to external partners for collaborative projects

Define technical standards and procedure for productive GIS system operations

Build GIS data integration and automation processes and solutions

Assist in design, build out, testing, deployment and documentation of GIS applications and services

Support data publishing tasks and ETL workflows

Competencies and Skills:

A passion for working with teammates and customers to solve problems

Excellent communication skills

Ability to multi-task, prioritize and meet deadlines

Knowledge of geospatial systems and databases

Knowledge of Opensource GIS Software Solutions

Proficient in PostgreSQL and SQL Server database development and use

Proficient in Python scripting

DBA Experience

Experience Required:

Bachelor's Degree in Geography/GIS, Engineering, Business or other related field*

5+ years of experience and demonstrated capability architecting geospatially-enabled systems and/or databases**

Demonstrated ability to design enterprise architectures that integrate with existing databases and/or systems

* Additional experience can be substituted for education

** Additional education can be substituted for years of experience

 
location: Durham, North Carolina
job type: Contract
work hours: 9am to 5pm
education: Bachelors
 
responsibilities:
We have a 6 month renewable position for a GIS Architect with a client of ours in RTP, NC.

The function of the GIS Technical Architect is to provide technical expertise in the use of geospatial systems and/or databases, architecture and integration with enterprise systems. Evaluate, validate, and establish enterprise system and database requirements and design architecture to include software, infrastructure, data model and management, and support total requirements and interfaces. This is an opportunity to make an impact in a research organization that is dependent on spatial data and be a pioneer in the use of enterprise GIS for research informatics and agriculture.

Essential Functions:

Contribute to the design, prototyping and build of shared GIS infrastructure assets and services

Execute sanctioned GIS project work for the business

Work with business users and SME's to understand relevant business domains in order to build effective data models and automated data processes

Act as technical GIS lead to external partners for collaborative projects

Define technical standards and procedure for productive GIS system operations

Build GIS data integration and automation processes and solutions

Assist in design, build out, testing, deployment and documentation of GIS applications and services

Support data publishing tasks and ETL workflows

Competencies and Skills:

A passion for working with teammates and customers to solve problems

Excellent communication skills

Ability to multi-task, prioritize and meet deadlines

Knowledge of geospatial systems and databases

Knowledge of Opensource GIS Software Solutions

Proficient in PostgreSQL and SQL Server database development and use

Proficient in Python scripting

DBA Experience

Experience Required:

Bachelor's Degree in Geography/GIS, Engineering, Business or other related field*

5+ years of experience and demonstrated capability architecting geospatially-enabled systems and/or databases**

Demonstrated ability to design enterprise architectures that integrate with existing databases and/or systems

* Additional experience can be substituted for education

** Additional education can be substituted for years of experience

 
qualifications:
We have a 6 month renewable position for a GIS Architect with a client of ours in RTP, NC.

The function of the GIS Technical Architect is to provide technical expertise in the use of geospatial systems and/or databases, architecture and integration with enterprise systems. Evaluate, validate, and establish enterprise system and database requirements and design architecture to include software, infrastructure, data model and management, and support total requirements and interfaces. This is an opportunity to make an impact in a research organization that is dependent on spatial data and be a pioneer in the use of enterprise GIS for research informatics and agriculture.

Essential Functions:

Contribute to the design, prototyping and build of shared GIS infrastructure assets and services

Execute sanctioned GIS project work for the business

Work with business users and SME's to understand relevant business domains in order to build effective data models and automated data processes

Act as technical GIS lead to external partners for collaborative projects

Define technical standards and procedure for productive GIS system operations

Build GIS data integration and automation processes and solutions

Assist in design, build out, testing, deployment and documentation of GIS applications and services

Support data publishing tasks and ETL workflows

Competencies and Skills:

A passion for working with teammates and customers to solve problems

Excellent communication skills

Ability to multi-task, prioritize and meet deadlines

Knowledge of geospatial systems and databases

Knowledge of Opensource GIS Software Solutions

Proficient in PostgreSQL and SQL Server database development and use

Proficient in Python scripting

DBA Experience

Experience Required:

Bachelor's Degree in Geography/GIS, Engineering, Business or other related field*

5+ years of experience and demonstrated capability architecting geospatially-enabled systems and/or databases**

Demonstrated ability to design enterprise architectures that integrate with existing databases and/or systems

* Additional experience can be substituted for education

** Additional education can be substituted for years of experience

 
skills: We have a 6 month renewable position for a GIS Architect with a client of ours in RTP, NC.

The function of the GIS Technical Architect is to provide technical expertise in the use of geospatial systems and/or databases, architecture and integration with enterprise systems. Evaluate, validate, and establish enterprise system and database requirements and design architecture to include software, infrastructure, data model and management, and support total requirements and interfaces. This is an opportunity to make an impact in a research organization that is dependent on spatial data and be a pioneer in the use of enterprise GIS for research informatics and agriculture.

Essential Functions:

Contribute to the design, prototyping and build of shared GIS infrastructure assets and services

Execute sanctioned GIS project work for the business

Work with business users and SME's to understand relevant business domains in order to build effective data models and automated data processes

Act as technical GIS lead to external partners for collaborative projects

Define technical standards and procedure for productive GIS system operations

Build GIS data integration and automation processes and solutions

Assist in design, build out, testing, deployment and documentation of GIS applications and services

Support data publishing tasks and ETL workflows

Competencies and Skills:

A passion for working with teammates and customers to solve problems

Excellent communication skills

Ability to multi-task, prioritize and meet deadlines

Knowledge of geospatial systems and databases

Knowledge of Opensource GIS Software Solutions

Proficient in PostgreSQL and SQL Server database development and use

Proficient in Python scripting

DBA Experience

Experience Required:

Bachelor's Degree in Geography/GIS, Engineering, Business or other related field*

5+ years of experience and demonstrated capability architecting geospatially-enabled systems and/or databases**

Demonstrated ability to design enterprise architectures that integrate with existing databases and/or systems

* Additional experience can be substituted for education

** Additional education can be substituted for years of experience


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