GIS ANALYST

Recruitment #14-S306-693

Job Description

Loudoun County's Department of Mapping and Geographic Information is seeking qualified applicants for a GIS Analyst position. This position plans and manages GIS projects. Works directly with staff from other departments, committees, or agencies. Develops project plans including research and data collection strategies, staffing requirements, quality control, and deliverables. Maintains or supervises the maintenance of spatial data sets. Develops analyses and spatial data models as well as quality and informative maps. May develop or assist with the development of curriculum and training materials; works directly with users to explain GIS processes and procedures. Develops support tools and programs to improve workflow in county departments. Supervises project staff, reports progress, and documents project.

Job Requirements

Requires any combination of education and experience equivalent to Bachelor's degree in Geography or related field and three years of related experience including six months of project management. GIS Certification preferred. Experience in ArcGIS and Python is desirable.