Job type contract
Full job description
Title: gis systems administrator
Duration: 6 months
Location: atlanta, ga
Under broad supervision, installs, configures, monitors, and supports the gdot enterprise gis, software, desktops, mobile applications, and related gis services.
The georgia deptOf transportation (gdot) is seeking a gis systems administrator to monitor and support gdot enterprise gis applications using esri system monitor, performs system updates/upgrades, supports esri roads and highways users, develops system jobs within activebatch job scheduling software, assists on it project tasks and data migration/development.
Uses esri system monitor and works with server administrators to setup jobs to monitor, alert, and report
Status of gis applications/services; troubleshoots and resolves issues identified in system monitoring
Installs/configures arcgis desktops in citrix/windows virtual desktop and remote desktop
Configures gis and supports users of esri roads and highways, desktop, web, and mobile applications;
Provides end user customer support and troubleshooting
Configures gdot arcgis portal/online to support application development and testing
Develops, configures, and troubleshoots arcgis server services
Applies gis patches and updates; assists in validating gis applications after system maintenance or server
Develops and schedules system jobs with (activebatch) job scheduling software
Assists in converting/importing data files to gis formats/geodatabases
Compiles and updates system support documentation; contributes to team knowledgebase in sharepoint
Work terms and conditions:
Candidate will be working in the gdot office of it applicationsCandidates will work with supporting it team
Members (database, network, server, etc.) and interacting with business unitsThe candidate will follow
Internal gdot standards and accepted best practices for developed solutions.
The position end date is set for the end of the georgia dot fiscal yearGeorgia dot may exercise the option
To renew contracts in one year incrementsSeveral successful consultants have continued working for several
Years with contract extensionsHowever, georgia dot is under no obligation to extend contracts and may
Terminate employment at any time.
All candidates shall be us citizens or present a valid permanent residence card (aka `green card`)Proof
Will need to be provided for on-boardingDo not submit candidates with a temporary us visitor visa or h1-b
Visa as they will not be considered.
At present, consultant may have the option to telework up to 4 business days, with one business day required
In the officeWhen teleworking, consultant must work hours in usa eastern timeConsultant must have suitable internet connection and environment to comply with gdot telework policies.
Upon hiring and creation of user account, consultant is to pick-up id/security badge and computing
Equipment at one georgia center work location at no travel expense to gdot.
Consultant is not expected to travelHowever, in the event it is needed georgia dot will reimburse authorized travel expense lodging and mealsGeorgia dot will reimburse
Authorized travel use of a personal vehicle useAny travel expenses to relocate to atlanta, ga or in order to
Start work will not be reimbursedAll travel expense reimbursement shall be in accordance with state accounting office travel policy: https://sao.georgia.gov/state-travel-policy
The department has 12 holidays, which consultants are not allowed to work nor make up any time for those
Holiday weeks without management`s approvalConsultants are not to take extended leave during their first
Year of service (e.g2 weeks or greater).
Consultant must have cell phone which can be used for business calls.
Gdot does not provide free parking at one georgia centerAll routine commuting expenses are the responsibility of the candidate.