Job type full-time
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Full job description
Waveguide solutions is seeking gis engineering technicians to assist with designing fiber optic networks across new england and beyond.
The gis engineering technician will design and engineer fiber optic networks; develop and update gis maps, drawings, and data detailing telecommunications plant and related equipment; and support the construction, operation and maintenance of fiber optic networks and infrastructureThis work will include the creation, editing, collection, and verification/qc of spatial data and associated attributes using esri’s arcgis softwareThis position will report to the gis manager.
We are willing to accommodate remote work locations for the right candidate, with a locational preference for new england candidates.
The successful candidate will be a detail-oriented technician capable of supporting data and mapping needs required to design, construct, identify, deploy and track telecommunications infrastructure and servicesThe gis technician will undertake the following responsibilities:
Operate gis hardware and software systems, including arcpro, arcgis 10.8.x, arcgis online, autocad, trimble software, customer specific fiber management software such as schneider electric arcfm or 3-gis, microsoft office, computers, plotters and data collection devices.
Gather, create, edit, and integrate geospatial data and associated attribute information in geodatabase formats including shapefiles, kmz’s, and file geodatabases.
Assist in publishing/converting information to arcgis services and external sources including autocad, google earth, excel, mobile platforms & gis mapping portals.
Georeference/digitize gis data, identify and correct errors introduced when merging data sets from multiple sources.
Find and use freely available resources to gather gis and related data files and to investigate potential data corrections and updates.
Process and support field data collected with the esri app suite (collector, field maps)
Document and maintain records on data processing procedures.
Create and maintain innovative web maps and mapping portals using arcgis online and legacy systems.
Your entry level knowledge of current arcgis systems (arcgis 10.8.x, arcpro 2.x, arcsde, arcgis server, arcgis online), microsoft office (word, excel, outlook, powerpoint and access) will be required to accomplish your role successfullyKnowledge of and experience with other gis and cad software (including open source software), trimble software and hardware, autocad, microsoft visio, sql server, visual basic, python, html or other programming languages and of web and database design, development and maintenance are highly desirable.
4+ years of gis experience (collegiate + public/private industry experience)
Bachelor’s degree in geography, engineering, computer science, environmental science or related field
Possess interpersonal skills with an ability to effectively work within multi-disciplinary project teams
Ability to prioritize, adapt and meet deadlines, must be able to work independently
Strong written/oral communication skills and problem-solving abilities
Experience publishing with arcgis server, arcgis pro, arcgis online and portal for arcgis
Overall proficiency in the use of esri platform and app suite
This job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee.
Posted 4 days ago