Lakewood, CO, USA
Itasca Denver, Inc., a consulting company based in Lakewood, Colorado, is seeking an experienced GIS Analyst for a permanent part-time or full-time position with benefits.Job Responsibilities• Create maps to display hydrologic and geologic information in support of complex scientific and engineering reports.• GIS layer maintenance. Update and maintain mapping layers; verify digitized data for accuracy. Interpret detailed plans, photographs, and maps to update GIS layers, GIS data, and map products.• Digitize and geo-reference data to aid in the location, placement, and creation of features.• Create and edit features and the associated attributes.• Provide quality control by ensuring data is filed in the proper location.• Duties may include troubleshooting software issues, assisting in the creation of efficient workflows, bringing efficiencies to less efficient existing workflows, as well as maintaining a working knowledge of the latest GIS trends, workflows, and software through research and education.Required Qualifications• Associates degree in Geographic Information Systems or equivalent• Must be proficient working with ESRI Suite (including ArcGIS Desktop and ArcMap)• Understanding of coordinate systems and conversions• Demonstrate organizational and time management skills• Demonstrate ability to work efficiently, independently, and cooperatively in a team environment• Possess excellent problem-solving skillsPreferred Qualifications• Experienced working with SQL databases, including writing SQL (PostgreSQL™, MYSQL™, Access™)• Experienced scripting in Python• Ability to work efficiently with 2-D and 3-D meshes/grids• Expertise with interpolation techniques• Knowledge of environmental/geological data• Experienced in AutoCad