Job Description

Reference # : 18-01425Title : GIS Analyst
Location : Fairfax, VA
Position Type : Right to Hire
Experience Level : Start Date : 08/27/2018
Must be a US Citizen who is able to acquire a MBI.

Position Description
The FEMA RiskMAP Customer & Data Services team is seeking a GIS Analyst who is interested growing their knowledge and skills on a fast-paced, challenging project. We are seeking someone with a strong drive to learn more and build an expanding knowledge base to work independently and grow this role. The GIS Analyst will be responsible for picking up various aspects of Risk MAP systems including GIS data management, requirements gathering, and application support.

Required Skills
  • Degree in Geography, GIS or equivalent work experience
  • Ability to pick up new concepts and execute proactively without close supervision
  • Working knowledge of:
    • ArcGIS Desktop
    • GIS Data Editing
    • Databases
  • Proactive attitude and willingness to learn deep subject matter
  • Strong communication skills and attention to detail

Preferred Skills
  • Experience with web services and software development
  • Experience with the FEMA RiskMAP Program
  • Experience with FME
  • 1+ year of general GIS experience preferred

Specific Duties
  • Provide general GIS support to Risk MAP CDS Project
  • Edit and maintain regulatory datasets
  • Understand the business needs, technical significance and usage project applications and datasets
  • Ensure that performance goals are met each month
  • Communicate effectively with FEMA and its stakeholders
  • Participate in key monthly Risk MAP meetings

Application Instructions

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