Bellevue, WA 98004 (must be local, but remote to start)
6 month contract (with opportunity for extension or conversion)
We are seeking a GIS analyst for an exciting 6 month contract role with a leading client in Bellevue, WA. The GIS Analyst should have a strong record of delivering results, taking ownership, and diving into the details. In this role, the GIS Analyst will have the opportunity to work on a brand new pilot program with a rapidly growing organization.
Work directly with program managers and assist them in analyzing geo-databases.
Prepare GIS map products by extracting, reporting and analyzing data from open public database portals.
Maintaining GIS databases
Perform GIS database integration with other departments and systems (ex. Tableau)
Conduct GIS training and assist users with GIS functionalities.
Required Skills: Degree in geographic information systems, planning, geography, physical science, forestry, information systems, computer science, cartography, or a closely related field from an accredited college or university. Prior internship experience using GIS data, methods, and tools to produce GIS visualization, analysis, and data management products. Expertise in ArcGIS Dashboard, ArcGIS Desktop, and relational database is required. Experience in ESRI ArcGIS software suite, with special emphasis on the use of ArcGIS Server to share GIS map services. Excellent oral and written communication skills are a must. Ability to work independently and in groups.
Preferred Skills: Experience with using data visualization tools (ex. Tableau). Proven problem solving skills, project management skills, attention to detail, and exceptional organizational skills.