Geographic Information System Analyst - ...
The City and County of Denver - Denver, CO

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The Planning Section at Denver International Airport is currently seeking a talented GIS Analyst to join us in building the next wave of innovative GIS Aviation solutions.

Are you are enthusiastic about geospatial technology? Do you have extensive knowledge of ArcGIS Desktop software and GIS data management through ArcServer/SDE? Would you enjoy working with a select team of GIS professionals at Denver Int’l Airport a leader in the application of Airport GIS? If you answered 'yes' to these questions we are looking for you! We are exploring new ways to use the latest GIS technology to serve both internal and external customers. Applications you will be working with include: ArcGIS for Server and SQL Server 2008R2 for GIS Data Management, the ArcGIS 10 software platform for advanced production support, Workflow Manager (WMX) and sophisticated GeoSpatial data models for structuring and organizing our GIS data. Autodesk Civil 3D, Map 3D and REVIT (BIM) are also being used by Planning to assist in data management and incorporation into EGIS.

We’re currently focused on enhancing and maintaining EGIS data in ArcGIS for Server and SQL Server 2008 Enterprise GIS (EGIS). All data must comply with FAA Airport GIS (AGIS) NextGen Initiative - AC150/5300-18B GIS standards. Additionally, we’re enhancing integration of business systems with GIS to better serve our customers. This position will assist in the development of policy and procedures shaping the future of GIS at DIA.
The GIS Analyst performs complex full-performance statistical and spatial analysis. Produces relevant reports, presents graphics and makes recommendations utilizing ArcGIS software and extensions . The majority of time will be focused on hands-on review, QA/QC of Data, design and implementation of new data models for EGIS. The selected individual will also consult frequently with customers and teams within a dynamic environment.

At the Department of Aviation, City and County of Denver you can apply your expertise and contribute directly to the community. Interested? Please review the requirements and present your qualifications.

Job Responsibilities:
Provides and presents reports, maps and charts of data displayed by geographical region for analysis and presentation to the public and agency staff, and generates statistical analysis on data provided by agencies.
Creates, develops and presents processes, reports, maps and charts of data displayed by geographical region for analysis and presentation to the public and agency staff, and generates statistical analysis on complex data provided by agencies. Applies spatial interpolation techniques and multiple modeling methods to create geostatistical surfaces, street and/or facility networks that can be modeled, analyzed and applied to multiple complex problems to provide and present recommendations and solutions.
Utilizes spatial autocorrelation techniques to measure the association of various geographic features.
Designs, develops and loads spatial databases to enable statistical analysis, geographic analysis and mapping using GIS software and maintains GIS databases.
Develops and initiates new methods of representing spatial data cartographically to support agency initiatives; develops and recommends standards for GIS data development and cartography (implements with supervisor approval), updates and maintains existing map collections and applies data for map production, quality assurance and quality control (QA/QC) procedures, problem solving and analysis and assigns geographic coordinates to addresses and inputs the data into GIS system for analysis.
Interprets aerial photographs and satellite data to prepare new GIS data sets, and inputs spatial features into GIS databases by utilizing methodologies such as trace digitizing, coordinate geometry (COGO), surveyor notations and graphic input into digital formats.
Performs minimal programming tasks to include modifications of existing code to fit specific agency needs.
Reviews, tests and recommends integrated technology software and documents usage.
Assists with the design, development, loading and maintenance of spatial databases to enable statistical analysis, geographic analysis and mapping using GIS software.
Interprets existing spatial data and applies the appropriate mathematical and data conversion techniques to project, re-project, transform, rubber-sheet, conflate and accurately register it to city coordinates.
Updates and maintains existing map collections and applies data for map production, quality assurance and quality control (QA/QC) procedures, problem solving and analysis and assigns geographic coordinates to addresses and inputs the data into GIS systems for analysis.
Uses Global Positioning System (GPS), wireless GIS systems and field visits to collect or verify the accuracy of GIS data.

Qualifications:
Education Requirement: Bachelor's Degree in Geography, Urban Planning, Engineering, GIS, Geology, Computer Science, Information Technology, Cartography, Landscape Architecture, Remote Sensing or a directly related field. Experience Requirement: Two years of hands-on experience at the type and level of a GIS Technician. Education/Experience Equivalency: A Bachelor's Degree in an unrelated field plus either a certificate in GIS or Land Information Systems (LIS) or 12 semester hours completed in GIS/LIS coursework may be substituted for the minimum education requirement. OR Additional appropriate experience and education may be substituted for the minimum education and experience requirement.

Preferred Qualifications:
At least three years of current, professional, hands-on GIS Analyst or higher experience.
Professional, hands-on Aviation, Airport and/or Planning experience.

Additional Information:
FBI Criminal Background Check required : an FBI criminal background check is required for all positions at Denver International Airport (DIA). Employees are also required to report any felony conviction and/or moving violations to maintain this clearance / be eligible for continued employment. A pre-employment drug test will be required and a physical may be required, by position.
Snow / Emergency Duties: Denver International Airport is a 24/7/365 team operation. If weather conditions warrant or an emergency crisis occurs, all DIA employees can be required to work extended hours and/or shifts. We offer a competitive benefits package including:
Medical, Dental & Vision Plans (multiple programs)
Paid Time Off (combined vacation/sick leave)
Paid Holidays
Retirement (Pension Plan & 457 Deferred Comp Plan)
Flexible Spending Accounts
RTD Discounts
Life Insurance; Short-term and Long-term Disability Insurance
Flex Time
Domestic Partner Programs
Wellness Center & Classes
Education & Training Classes Learn more about our benefits on our website at: www.denvergov.org or by clicking here . No relocation assistance is available. The City and County of Denver values leadership that influences the commitment, ability and willingness of employees to provide quality service to the citizens of Denver. Classification Title : Geographic Information Systems Analyst
Working/Functional Title : Geographic Information Systems Analyst - DIA
Pay Grade : 619-I
Agency : Aviation
To Apply : please select the apply button at the top of this posting / visit: www.denvergov.org/jobs
Testing : Supplemental Questions Background Check/Drug Testing: Candidates must pass a criminal background check, 10 year employment verification and education verification. Additional checks such as credit and drug testing may be required. Probationary Period : The successful candidate will be required to complete a minimum six month probationary period (benefits will be active during this time) prior to attaining Career Status with the City.
Recruiter : LF

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