GIS Manager

  • location: Flanders, NJ
  • type: Permanent
  • salary: $100,000 - $120,000 per year
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job description

GIS Manager

job summary:
Under direction, performs Geographic Information Systems (GIS) program planning, management, and coordination; infrastructure mapping and database management; and application development work. This position is also responsible for the overall coordination, development, implementation, operation, maintenance, and training. A GIS Manager plans, organizes, coordinates, and participates in the development and implementation of the organization's GIS to meet the organization's mapping and end-user service objectives. They provide expertise, support, assistance, and guidance to organizational staff and external contacts. Must have the ability to organize assigned work and develop effective work methods.

 
location: Flanders, New Jersey
job type: Permanent
salary: $100,000 - 120,000 per year
work hours: 8am to 5pm
education: Bachelors
 
responsibilities:
duties:

  • Development of the GIS database and applications.
  • Conducting use-case analysis of business functions to establish GIS application requirements and geospatial data model requirements.
  • Identifying and defining appropriate applications of the system and associated GIS products.
  • Planning and designing the analytic procedures and methodologies for performing the applications.
  • Preparing initial work and cost estimates for GIS development activities.
  • Develops and implements training programs, manuals, and provides technical support to internal GIS users and organizations clients.
  • Planning and communicating specific work tasks for database creation and management, application development, and ongoing maintenance.
  • Working closely with end users to identify GIS requirements, technical issues, and training needs.
  • Analyzing current business processes and recommend best-practice solutions.
  • Analyzing current GIS system functions, procedures, and capabilities to determine if improved methods are possible and develop and present proposals for new approaches and options to meet user needs.
  • Analyzing, troubleshooting, and resolving GIS application problems.
  • Communicating with internal and external technical resources to resolve end-user issues and providing guidance to users on methods for correcting reported problems.
  • Establishes data collection format and routines for data input and access for all users of GIS.
  • Responds to requests by providing GIS maps, services, and support by applying GIS technology efficiently, effectively, and responsively.
  • Oversees related staff activities by providing training, coaching, and technical support as necessary.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.
 
qualifications:
  • Possess a valid New Jersey driver's license.
  • Four-year Bachelor's Degree in Geographic Information Systems or related field.
  • Five (5) years of Geographic Information Systems or related experience with GIS mapping and database management.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office.
 
skills:
  • Desired Qualifications - Experience Using:

    • ESRI and ArcGIS Software & Apps
    • ArcGIS Enterprise
    • ArcGIS Online
    • ArcGIS Pro
    • Python
    • VBScript
    • JavaScript
    • ArcGIS Reporting

Equal Opportunity Employer: Race, Color, Religion, Sex, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, National Origin, Age, Genetic Information, Disability, Protected Veteran Status, or any other legally protected group status.

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