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GIS Analyst (REMOTE US or CANADA)

Electric Power Engineers
Full-time
Remote
Canada, Canada

GIS Analyst (REMOTE US or CANADA)

Location Remote - US Or Canada
ID 2023-1221
Category
Utilities
Position Type
Regular Full-Time

Overview

We are designing the Grid of the future

We are innovators by naturefor over 50 years, Electric Power Engineers, LLC (EPE) has partnered with power and energy clients across the globe to focus on complex engineering and grid modeling challenges. As an early leader in the renewables space, we continue to see significant opportunities to build a sustainable and secure Grid.  Join a team committed to making an impact on the communities we serve and the environment in which we live. Together we can continue to create the β€œgrid of the future”!

 

Responsibilities

Join us in leading the change!

 

The GIS Analyst will play a vital role in the Digital Transformation organization.  In this role, you will grow with the EPE GIS team and collaborate with a cross-disciplinary audience.  Additionally, you will analyze data sets, gain an understanding of the electric utility industry, and boost your geographic information systems mapping skills

 

How you can make an impact:

 

  • Produce data layers, maps, tables, or reports, using Esri Geographic Information Systems (GIS) software.
  • Work with large datasets, including importing delimited or fixed field data files into database and GIS software, and data clean-up of different data sources of differing file types.
  • Develop and manage scripts for data analysis and systems integration; including but not limited to joining data from outside sources to existing spatial data.
  • Prepare maps and google earth files for clients using ESRI product software, including templates and forms in GIS platform and Excel.
  • Prepare various reports as part of deliverables to Clients including but not limited to:
    • Excel, Access, and PowerPoint presentations
    • Charts, diagrams, and story maps
  • Maintain knowledge of in-house and regional spatial data resources; and stay abreast of GIS software trends and best practices in spatial data management.
  • Perform quality assurance/quality control procedures on delivered data; focused on but not limited to the below:
    • Consistent and accurate spatial data.
    • Perform basic data maintenance to correct data issues.
    • Provide recommendation for necessary improvements.
  • Develop and maintain database in ESRI’s Utility Network Model; including but not limited to:
    • Preparing data for geocoding and completing geocoding projects.
    • Creating and explaining new data products created by spatial analysis.
  • Track and manage projects and take responsibility for the timely completion of projects assigned while meeting all project quality and budget objectives.

 

Qualifications

Bring your passion, here what’s needed:

 

  • Bachelor's degree program from an accredited university with major coursework in geography, spatial analytics, geographic information systems, computer science, management information systems, including GIS coursework, or related degree.
  • Minimum of 2 years of relevant GIS activities involving professional-level expertise in the design, development, implementation, and administration of GIS, including analysis, database development, and integration.
  • Must have Proficiency with the Esri product line, including ArcGIS Desktop, ArcGIS Pro, ArcGIS Enterprise, Utility Network Model, and their associated APIs or interfaces.
  • Prior experience utilizing GIS software in the utility or infrastructure industry preferred.
  • Experience with ArcGIS Online platform and associated products such as Web App Builder, Story Maps, Collector, and Survey 123 is preferred.
  • Familiarity with FME or ArcGIS Data Interoperability extension to ArcGIS Pro.
  • Experience with Python for the purposes of monitoring, generating reporting statistics, administration, and management of the ArcGIS Enterprise Platform.
  • Knowledge of AutoCAD preferred. Knowledge of converting GIS-based data to AutoCAD or other design platforms.
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office Applications including but not limited Excel, Access, PowerPoint.
  • Direct experience working with an electric utility is preferred.
  • Strategic mindset with the ability to identify new opportunities and growing consulting offerings.
  • Flexible with the ability to manage change.

 

Location: 

 

Remote

 

Travel:  

 

 

 

How we support you:

  • Comprehensive health and wellness benefits including medical, dental, and vision with 100% premium coverage for you.
  • Generous PTO and paid holidays
  • Continuous Education Benefits
  • Work with industry leaders
  • 401K, up to a 4% match (100% vested from day 1)
  • Flexible Work including hybrid and remote possibilities based on position.

 

 

Location: This position will be located in City, State

Travel:  Occasional travel may be needed (10% or less)

 

EPE is an equal opportunity/AA/Disability/Veteran employer. The EEO is the Law poster, and its supplement are available using the following links: EEOC is the Law Poster

 

If you are interested in applying for employment with EPE and need special assistance to apply for a posted position, please send an email to: applicationassistance@epeconsulting.com

 

Third-Party Recruiting Notification

EPE does not accept unsolicited resumes from third-party recruiters. Any unsolicited third-party resumes forwarded by recruiters to EPE via our career page or to any of our managers or employees will be considered public information, may be treated as a direct application from the person identified in the resume, and will not be eligible for placement fee payment to the agency. EPE will not pay a fee to a third-party recruiter or agency without a previously signed third-party agreement and has not coordinated their recruiting activity with the appropriate member of the Talent Acquisition team.