Apex Systems, Inc. GIS Analyst in Naperville, Illinois

This job was posted by https://illinoisjoblink.illinois.gov : For more information, please see: https://illinoisjoblink.illinois.gov/ada/r/jobs/6423115 Job descriptionnBasic Function:nThe purpose of this position is to create, collect, review, analyze and validate asset data within the GIS or other asset information databases/applications. Primary responsibilities for all subsidiaries include: Data entry, Data validation, performing QA/QC on asset and land-base records into geospatial format in the GIS for infrastructure construction projects and producing related maps, reports, and queries.nRepresentative Duties and Responsibilities:nProcesses, prepares and converts data to enter into GIS from a variety of data formatsnProvides specialized queries, maps and reports to meet customer requirements/specificationsnAnalyzes current business processes and recommends best practice solutionsnInterfaces with users; documents requested/needed changesnPerforms weekly analysis on mission critical GIS data to audit and sustain data integritynPrepare specifications, procedures, manuals, project documents and reportsnWorking knowledge of geodatabases, georeferencing and spatial and attribute data entry and editingnEducation and Experience:nRequired:nBachelor’s degree in geography, GIS, Computer Science/Information Systems, Engineering or related discipline or equivalent experiencen0-2 years of experience with industry-standard GISnPreferred: GISP CertificationnRelated Work Experience:nRequired:nAbility to quickly learn new skills and abilities with database technologies, data modelingnAbility to work independently and conduct research for innovative solutionsnExperience with Esri geodatabase design, structure and management, versioning and geoprocessingnWork with existing GIS standards and assist development and roll-out of new proceduresnExperience with adding and removing data in feature classesnPreferred:nExperience with Natural Gas UtilitynExperience using Esri Data Reviewer and Workflow Manager ExtensionsnStrong understanding of content and document management applicationsnUnderstanding of field GPS and data collection systemsnEnhance existing GIS capabilities by seeking opportunities for improvement of existing methods, tools, or workflowsnApplicant may possess a combination of equivalent education and work experience.nSpecific Skills & Knowledge:nRequired:nEsri ArcGIS 10.2x – advanced proficiencynMS Office suite (Access, Excel, Word) – advanced proficiencynSharePoint – intermediate proficiencynModel Builder – basic proficiencyn Preferred:nCurrent GIS industry trends (field data collection, GPS technology, etc.)nMS Office suite (PowerPoint and Visio)nData Reviewer (ArcGIS Extension)nUtility Pipeline Data Model (UPDM)nLaserfiche (Document Management System)nGeometric Network – intermediate proficiencynPowerBI - basic proficiencynEEO EmployernApex is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Apex will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable law. If you have visited our website in search of information on employment opportunities or to apply for a position, and you require an accommodation in using our website for a search or application, please contact our Employee Services Department at employeeservices@apexsystemsinc.com or 844-463-6178.nVEVRAA Federal ContractorWe request Priority Protected Veteran & Disabled Referrals for all of our locations within the state.We are an equal opportunity employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran statu , or any other protected characteristic. The EEO is the Law poster is available here.