Gis Analyst (33322)

Arkansas Insurance Department
$57,755 - $83,745 USD yearly

Position Number: 22077822 
County: Pulaski

Anticipated Starting Salary: $57,755 



This position works on municipal boundaries for city annexations, and plays a role on all of our programs where we submit updated data to the U.S. Census Bureau.  That includes any boundary change for cities, counties, election precincts, and school districts.  The work involves reading and interpreting written legal descriptions and drafting those using coordinate geometry.  It involves a lot of polygon editing and maintaining topology. The position works very closely with County Clerks, City Clerks and occasionally Mayors.  The work includes outreach and travel to meetings and conferences for the County Clerks, as well as conferences like the Arkansas Municipal League.

The Arkansas Department of Transformation and Shared Services' goal is to create a more efficient government through epic service delivery and collaboration across state government. The department is comprised of the Office of the Secretary, the Arkansas Geographic Information Systems Office, the Division of Building Authority, the Division of Information Systems, the Employee Benefits Division, the Office of Personnel Management, and the Office of State Procurement. 

Position Information

Class Code: D040C

Grade: IT06


Salary Range: $57,755.00 - $83,745.00


The Geographic Information System (GIS) Analyst is responsible for collecting, analyzing and interpreting geographic information utilizing geodetic surveys, aerial photographs, and satellite data. This position is governed by state and federal laws and agency/institution policy.




Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

Knowledge of principles and methods for describing the features of land, sea, and air masses, including their physical characteristics, locations, interrelationships, and distribution of plant, animal, and human life. Knowledge of design techniques, tools, and principles involved in production of precision technical plans, blueprints, drawings, and models. Knowledge of global positioning technology, graphics, and photo imaging software. Ability to analyze information and evaluate results to choose the best solution and solve problems. Ability to read and interpret maps, charts, aerial photographs, and statistics.

Minimum Qualifications

The formal education equivalent of a bachelors degree in mathematics, information technology or a related field; plus three years of geographic information data collection and compilation experience. Additional requirements determined by the agency for recruiting purposes require review and approval by the Office of Personnel Management. OTHER JOB RELATED EDUCATION AND/OR EXPERIENCE MAY BE SUBSTITUTED FOR ALL OR PART OF THESE BASIC REQUIREMENTS, EXCEPT FOR CERTIFICATION OR LICENSURE REQUIREMENTS, UPON APPROVAL OF THE QUALIFICATIONS REVIEW COMMITTEE.



The State of Arkansas is committed to providing equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, age, disability, citizenship, national origin, genetic information, military or veteran status, or any other status or characteristic protected by law.

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