GIS Analyst

Manufacturing Ops
United States

Are you looking for an opportunity with plenty of growth potential? Do you enjoy working in an exciting, fast-paced, collaborative environment? Are you interested in working with the world’s most innovative companies to create a more connected world? 

Connecting Continents. Impacting Communities. 

The backbone of the Internet is a series of high-tech subsea fiber optic cables deployed throughout the globe - SubCom has deployed over 50% of them. Our employees ensure data communications networks are engineered, manufactured, deployed, and maintained to the highest standards, enabling faster and more reliable connectivity to communities worldwide. Every member of the SubCom team plays a role in an end-to-end process that is critical to enterprises, governments, big cities, and rural towns. 

We encourage, expect, and value creativity, thoughtful risk taking, openness to change, and diverse perspectives. Whether you’re a seasoned applicant seeking a new and exciting challenge, or you’re new to the workforce and looking for a flexible, rewarding, and fast-paced position with an innovative and stable organization (since 1953), SubCom has opportunities to advance your career. 


  • Support engineering staff involved in the planning and installation of subsea structures
  • Create, manage, and maintain GIS data for use in repair of undersea constructs
  • Produce reports that include mechanical and electrical details as well as data derived from installed, active systems
  • Analyze conflicting source material and overlapping spatial conflicts
  • Create maps, databases and other deliverables on very short notice
  • Maintain and manage archival GIS records and data
  • Provide technical user support for all aspects of GIS data and software
  • Coordinate and liaison with individuals from a wide variety of backgrounds, both technical and non-technical
  • Ensure software standards are met
  • Maintain hardware, software, peripherals and associated system components on a closed network
  • Must work well in a rapid paced environment
  • Must be flexible and able to handle and prioritize many projects at a time
  • Report directly to the GIS manager


  • BA or BS degree
  • Minimum of 3 years’ professional experience using GIS systems
  • Expertise of ESRI ArcGIS desktop suite, ArcPro, and Portal
  • Broad knowledge of GIS file formats, maintenance, analysis, and conversions
  • Excellent Microsoft Office skills 
  • Understanding of CAD and associated file formats
  • Strong communication skills required for presentations and briefs
  • Familiarity with hydrographic survey software and data
  • Familiar with meta-data and python programming, versioned geodatabases and geometric networks
  • Cartographic design and map making

NOTE: This job description is not intended to be all-inclusive. Employee may perform other related duties as negotiated to meet the ongoing needs of the organization. 

Candidates for positions with SubCom must be legally authorized to work in the United States. Employment eligibility verification will be required at the time of hire. Visa sponsorship is not available for this position. 

Our selection procedure is based on local, state and federal law.

Please be sure to attach a resume to your application. We are not able to consider applications without a resume. 


SubCom offers a comprehensive benefits package, including but not limited to: competitive salaries, medical, dental, vision, life and disability insurance coverages, FSA, HSA, generous vacation, paid sick leave, paid parental leave, paid holidays, tuition reimbursement, adoption assistance, and a 401(k) plan with generous company match. Additionally, some positions may be eligible for shift differential. 


SubCom is committed to providing a work environment that prohibits discrimination on the basis of age, color, disability, ethnicity, marital status, national origin, race, religion, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, protected veteran status, disability or any other characteristics protected by applicable law or regulation. 

SubCom engineers, manufactures, and installs subsea fiber optic data cables - the unsung heroes of global communication. With an unrelenting focus on quality, reliability, and value, SubCom offers flexible end-to-end building blocks for the high-tech networks that are the backbone of the world's digital infrastructure. Since 1955, SubCom has deployed enough cable to circle the equator more than 21 times.


Quality   -   Accountability   -   Teamwork   -   Innovation 

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