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GIS Specialist II

Charleston South Carolina United States

Company Description

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There has never been a better time to be at AECOM. With accelerating infrastructure investment worldwide, our services are in great demand. We invite you to bring your bold ideas and big dreams and become part of a global team of nearly 50,000 planners, designers, engineers, scientists, digital innovators, program and construction managers and other professionals delivering projects that create a positive and tangible impact around the world.

We're one global team driven by our common purpose to deliver a better world. Join us.

Job Description

This position will provide geospatial data management, analysis and modelling, cartographic product development, and technical services onsite at the Marine Corps Recruiting Depot Parris Island, S Installation Geospatial Information and Services (IGI&S) Program.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Provide technical support for GIS data compliance.
  • Work directly with the IGI&S Manager and staff to validate accurate and up-to-date GIS data.
  • Create and maintain GIS data in an ArcGIS Enterprise environment.
  • Complete data quality reviews of existing/incoming data for currency, accuracy, usefulness, quality, data model compliance, and appropriate metadata.
  • Assist with managing the portfolio of client projects ensuring that projects are completed on time, within scope and budget, and with quality results.
  • Design, develop, and implement content within Portal for ArcGIS to replace traditional paper and digital map products.
  • Develop and maintain efficient, user-friendly solutions within Portal for ArcGIS, including web maps, web apps, and Site/Hub pages.
  • Develop and manage Portal for ArcGIS, Excel, Power BI, or Tableau dashboards.
  • Create and maintain well organized, user-friendly cartographic products.
  • Efficiently handle ad-hoc data and mapping requirements associated with supporting the IGI&S Program.


    Minimum Requirements:

    • BA/BS + 2 years of experience or demonstrated equivalency of experience and / or education in geography, planning, engineering, computer science, or a related technical field with emphasis in geographic information systems (GIS)
    • As a condition of employment, selected candidate must have a valid driver's license and pass a Motor Vehicle Records review.
    • 2 years of GIS experience including ArcGIS Server/Desktop/Pro
    • US Citizen based on need to obtain a secret clearance.

    Preferred Qualifications:

    • 1 years of experience working with the Spatial Data Standards for Facilities, Infrastructure, and Environment (SDSFIE) suite of geospatial data standards.
    • 1 year experience with Department of Defense (DoD) IGI&S Programs
    • Experience with AutoDesk software
    • Must have the ability to work independently and with a team of professionals.
    • Excellent time management and communication skills.

    Additional Information

    • Relocation is not available for this position.
    • Sponsorship for US employment authorization is not available now or in the future for this position.

    Offered rate of compensation (South Carolina) will be based on individual education, qualifications, experience, and work location. The salary range for this position is $43,000 - $62,000.

    AECOM is proud to offer a comprehensive benefits program to meet the diverse needs of our employees. Depending on your employment status, AECOM benefits may include medical, dental, vision, life, AD&D and disability benefits, paid time off, leaves of absence, voluntary benefits, perks, wellness and global well-being, and global EAP, Business Travel and Service Awards programs.

    About AECOM

    AECOM is the world’s trusted infrastructure consulting firm, delivering professional services throughout the project lifecycle – from advisory, planning, design and engineering to program and construction management. On projects spanning transportation, buildings, water, new energy and the environment, our public- and private-sector clients trust us to solve their most complex challenges. Our teams are driven by a common purpose to deliver a better world through our unrivaled technical and digital expertise, a culture of equity, diversity and inclusion, and a commitment to environmental, social and governance priorities. AECOM is a Fortune 500 firm and its Professional Services business had revenue of $14.4 billion in fiscal year 2023. See how we are delivering sustainable legacies for generations to come at and @AECOM.


    Freedom to Grow in a World of Opportunity 

    You will have the flexibility you need to do your best work with hybrid work options. Whether you’re working from an AECOM office, remote location or at a client site, you will be working in a dynamic environment where your integrity, entrepreneurial spirit and pioneering mindset are championed.

    You will help us foster a culture of equity, diversity and inclusion – a safe and respectful workplace, where we invite everyone to bring their whole selves to work using their unique talents, backgrounds and expertise to create transformational outcomes for our clients.

    AECOM provides a wide array of compensation and benefits programs to meet the diverse needs of our employees and their families. We also provide a robust global well-being program. We’re the world’s trusted global infrastructure firm, and we’re in this together – your growth and success are ours too.

    Join us, and you’ll get all the benefits of being a part of a global, publicly traded firm – access to industry-leading technology and thinking and transformational work with big impact and work flexibility. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.

    All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.

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