Interdev – GIS Analyst


In 2016, the City of Tucker incorporated to become Georgia’s newest city. InterDev has been selected through the private-public partnership model of government services to provide the City all GIS and IT services. InterDev is offering a unique opportunity for a GIS Analyst with an interest in city/urban planning to join a small team to help build an enterprise GIS system from the ground up.

We are looking for skilled candidates with qualities including:

  1. Exceptional work ethic
  2. Extremely client-focused
  3. GIS Technical and Cartographic skills
  4. Ability to bring new and innovative ideas to help build a smart community
  5. 2-5 years professional GIS experience

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Interests and experience in urban planning/city planning GIS or similar fields
  • Candidates must be client-focused. Candidates must demonstrate a “customer first” approach to job tasks; dedicated to exceeding the expectations & requirements of internal & external customers.
  • User or Administrator experience with ArcGIS Online Organizational Accounts
  • Experience with Esri’s Local Government Information Model or other industry specific data models
  • Cartographic design and high quality map production
  • Must be able to work with little supervision and oversight, yet work well in a team environment
  • Perform spatial analyses and creating information products using advanced GIS geoprocessing tools and processes
  • Excellent written skills and strong oral communications skills

Preferred Qualifications:

  • User or Administrator experience with ArcGIS for Server and/or Portal for ArcGIS
  • Experience with SQL Server
  • GISP or other industry certifications
  • Experience with Asset Management Systems like Cityworks, TRAKIT, EnerGov, or other systems
  • Diagnosing and “troubleshooting” of GIS and related software problems
  • Educational experience including a BS degree in geography, surveying, computer science, urban planning or related field would be preferred

Day-to-Day Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Develop GIS data to create information products, generate ad-hoc maps and reports to meet specific business needs of the City or its contractors.
  • Maintaining key Community Development and Parks datasets including zoning, variances, addresses, park assets, and other basemap layers
  • GIS data conversion
  • Preparing project plans, and directing vendors (consultants) and internal project teams to accomplish plan tasks in order to meet user requirements
  • Developing, maintaining and updating databases
  • Identifying, analyzing and solving system problems
  • Maintain, develop, implement, and improve GIS standards, policies and procedures
  • Provide GIS training to City staff as necessary
  • Maintain all existing and future GIS data layers
  • Coordinate with and transfer data to and from necessary external entities
  • Develop new applications and train others in the use of these applications

Ongoing Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Manage (or assist) in the management of City GIS software licenses
  • Coordinate the acquisition of new spatial data and supervise the integration of these data into the organization’s GIS
  • Establish, document and manage quality control procedures
  • Designing, developing, testing, documenting, and certifying applications, programs and systems functionality
  • Asset Management Systems Integration
  • Applications development and implementation
  • Designing and implementing training plans
  • Capture GIS data in different formats using GPS, smartphones, tablets, etc.
  • Perform GIS data quality control, including reviewing data for completeness and accuracy identifying and correcting errors or omissions in the data
  • Catalog and inventory GIS data, including metadata creation
  • Provide support services for City-provided GIS software and systems
  • Prepare Monthly Status Reports

Posted 6/2/2016

Send your resume to:

or call 770.643.4400