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GIS Analyst

Quantum Spatial

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Location: Fort McCoy, WI
Type: Full Time
Posted: 09/03/2019
Deadline to Apply: Open - no deadline given by employer
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Job Summary:

Quantum Spatial is actively recruiting a GIS Analyst who possesses sound expertise in geospatial technologies and analytic methodologies. The position is located at a client facility in Fort McCoy, WI. The analyst must have exceptional planning, critical thinking, analytical and communication skills. The analyst must work well in a team environment and be self-motivated.


  • Develop map products as needed
  • GIS Data Quality Control and Assurance to various governmental data standards (FGDC, SDSFIE, etc)
  • Compiles thematic data and records into reports
  • Enters delineated map and descriptive information into the GIS through digitizing, key entry or other standard data entry procedures
  • Use GPS equipment to facilitate data collection and post processing of data
  • Investigates and verifies geographic and land use data by making physical inspections and/or surveys of real property assets
  • Import GIS and CADD data and developing, analyzing, manipulating, extracting and importing of data to meet US Army Reserve requirements
  • Researches the GIS needs of user clients
  • Provides geospatial training
  • Prepares models, diagrams and technical documentation for GIS applications, GIS database metadata and operating procedures
  • Digitizes data and/or utilizes GIS/GPS processes to develop spatial data as required for GIS project
  • Utilizes GIS/GPS technology to develop and produce maps, data, and reports
  • Assist development of quality assurance and preforms quality control to ensure a high degree of data consistency, integrity, and accuracy
  • Install, administer and maintain enterprise geospatial systems
  • Travel required; 25-50% of time



  • Degree Requirements: Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university with major work in physical or natural science, geography, engineering, planning, computer science or a related field
  • Five years of experience using GIS and CADD data
  • Experience developing and maintaining Spatial Data Standard for Installations & the Environment (SDSFIE)
  • Experience w/ Army IGI&S and PRISMS data
  • Experience using GPS equipment
  • Experience in public speaking; preference will be given to those with experience in conducting training
  • QA/QC experience
  • CompTIA Security + certification required within 6 months of start date and maintain certificate yearly
  • Possess one Microsoft Server or Windows certification
  • U.S. Citizenship required to comply with government contract
  • Ability to obtain Secret security clearance


  • Bachelors or Master’s Degree in Geography, GIS or related field
  • 2 years or more of GIS experience with Army IGI&S
  • Active Secret Security Clearance
  • Must have a sound technical understanding of key technologies (GIS, CAD) and enterprise systems
  • Familiarity with Army real property and space management a plus
  • Experience installing, configuring, and maintaining ESRI ArcGIS Enterprise

Apply online at link included