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GIS Specialist: Ankeny, IA

Company: Schneider Geospatial
Location: Ankeny
Posted on: November 21, 2022

Job Description:

Are you looking for an entrepreneurial position with a growing company leading their industry? - This role will join our popular Insourcing team providing GIS Coordination, Technical, and Management services to a growing number of clients. -Schneider Geospatial is seeking an entrepreneurial and energetic GIS expert to join to our growing Insourcing team. Become a trusted member of our clients' teams and help implement and leverage great GIS solutions across a wide range of uses. - The person in this role develops great relationships with a wide range of clients and is often the "face" of our company.Tired of working in just one organization (and being limited to a small set of projects or uses of GIS)? - At Schneider Geospatial you will work with a portfolio of amazing clients; which will provide you a wide range of projects to work on throughout the year. - We are looking for a team member that has strong technical skills and advanced knowledge of both geospatial and local government operations. - Candidates should be self-motivated and have the ability to adapt to a wide range of client environments. - With a moderate overnight travel schedule of approximately 30% (could grow to -50%), this person has a good deal of flexibility in scheduling engagements with clients.Brief description of essential duties:

  • Provide on-site consultation, including implementation of software, use of geospatial tools and techniques to solve problems, training, and support.
  • Continue working on tasks and projects back at the office using included Flex time included in most assignments.
  • Tasks and projects that may be worked on are almost limitless.
  • Engage other team members to work on projects and tasks within your portfolio as needed.
  • Must develop strong, trusting relationships with clients, and help them define and envision their GIS roadmap.
  • Help develop GIS plan(s), budgets, projects and timelines, etc. to achieve goals.
  • Work with multiple offices and people within assigned organizations.
  • Additional project work outside of assigned portfolio will provide additional opportunities and experiences.
  • Look for additional opportunities where Schneider may be able to assist the organization and work with the Sales team as needed.Qualifications that make you a perfect fit:
    • BA/BS or Certificate in GIS, Geography, Business, IT or related field.
    • Experience working with geospatial and/or e-Government solutions.
    • Minimum 2 years of experience working in a consultancy environment preferred.
    • Demonstrated experience with geospatial and e-government solutions, direct implementation experience strongly desired.
    • Advanced knowledge of GIS technologies, ESRI's ArcGIS platform.
    • Strong work ethic and proactive approach
    • Desire to work in small teams with an entrepreneurial attitude.
    • Good communication, enunciation and grammar skills (in the English language) are highly important.
    • Strong problem solving and analytical skills.
    • Willingness to learn new skills
    • A valid driver's license, good driving record, and the ability to be covered by the company's insurance are required.
      About Schneider GeospatialA technology leader, Schneider Geospatial provides innovative industry leading solutions such as Beacon---/ (local government information for the Web), GeoPermits--- (cloud based permitting and workflow management), and IDAM--- (web-based solution assessing disaster damage). In addition to publishing a large portfolio of client focused applications and solutions, Schneider also provides a full range of data conversion, technical support, training, and consulting services greatly valued by our clients.

Keywords: Schneider Geospatial, Ankeny , GIS Specialist: Ankeny, IA, Other , Ankeny, Iowa

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