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GIS Operations Analyst


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Location: Saint Paul, MN
Type: Full Time
Posted: 02/07/2020
Deadline to Apply: Open - no deadline given by employer
More Information: GIS Operations Analyst

Job Description:

Your work will help to enable a consistent, coordinated, and proactive GIS-based planning approach by bringing new insights to business operations that increases field service efficiency through the identification and application of spatial-based business intelligence insights.

What You Will Do:

  • Interface directly with field management to apply analytical GIS information and processes to help improve route and territory optimizations using multiple criteria, routing models, profiles, and perform other spatial analyses
  • Apply coding, geospatial, statistical, and modeling tools to uncover underlying opportunities
  • Collaborate with stakeholders to provide GIS analysis to support their business needs
  • Provide detail and summary reporting on GIS analytics
  • Support project scopes and objectives through hands-on application, networking, research and use of applicable technology
  • Coach business partners and users in understanding and adopting GIS information and analysis outputs
  • Document methodologies used in the execution of requests and standard reporting
  • Develop and maintain a professional rapport with team members
  • Communicate effectively, both written and oral, with project team and management staff
  • Provide leadership to others through example and sharing of knowledge/skill
  • Participate in proactive team efforts to achieve departmental and company goals
  • Perform other duties as assigned

Minimum Qualifications:

  • 2 years’ experience working in a professional business environment
  • Willingness and ability to learn GIS technologies
  • No Immigration Sponsorship available for this opportunity

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Software Engineering, Business, Geography, Planning or related field
  • Experience using GIS software products involving GIS data development, manipulation, and analysis.
  • Experience working with ESRI Geodatabase, ESRI Model Builder, Structuring queries and Geographic and Spatial methods and techniques
  • 2 years of ESRI ArcGIS experience; including ESRI network analyst, Business Analyst, and Location-Allocation and VRP tools and functionality
  • 2 years of experience in fundamentals of Geocoding and Address Matching
  • Experience in the design, development, and maintenance of an ESRI/SQL Enterprise Geodatabase
  • Ability to use Geographic Information Systems (GIS) to apply knowledge and develop maps, information, and reporting that support decision-making
  • Experience in business analysis and application toward territory & route design
  • Experience in global mapping projects
  • Python experience
  • Experience with ESRI ArcOnline/Portal for ArcGIS
  • Ability to meet project deadlines
  • Ability to perform assigned responsibilities with minimal supervision and develop advanced skills
  • Ability to compile, review and reconcile data for accuracy, completeness, and compliance
  • Ability to prioritize, organize and delegate assignments
  • Proficient in the use of spreadsheets, database, and word-processing applications
  • Good written and oral communication and interpersonal skills