Job Detail

Organization: Quantum Spatial
Title: Analyst
Location: Corvallis, OR

Posted: 2018-11-20
Application Deadline:

Position Description:


The Analyst supports Lead Analysts to complete tasks with limited oversight. This position will work both individually and as part of a team to support data production in an ArcMap and CADD environment; producing finalized data deliverables based on client requests. An Analyst will coordinate with the Team Leader and senior technical leads towards the completion of project requirements. This includes providing technical support, quality control and training for technicians and contractors. The Analyst will also work toward identifying and developing process improvements and efficiencies. It is expected that areas of specialty may start to develop within this position.


Assists in problem solving and workflow automation
Performs rigorous quality control and deliverable creation and provides feedback to peers
Trains technicians/contractors using training best practices and helps with their troubleshooting
Maintains awareness of the status of all projects within the team
Works independently with minimal oversight
Supports team and individual goals
Proven leadership skills in small groups
Takes ownership of work, and is proactive with communicating updates
Tasks and creates work for technicians as needed
Assists in training of workflow and methods
Assists with data reporting and archiving
Coordination and collaboration with the Team Leader, Project Manager and project team members on the progress of production
Completion of all project forms, spreadsheets and checklists
Attend training and/or meetings relating to job requirements
Population and update of metadata or reports
Feature extraction delineation, editing and/or terrain editing from LiDAR

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

Good communication skills & professionalism
Exceptional attention to detail
Can maintain efficiency and quality while performing repetitive tasks
Understands how the data interacts across the workflow
Consistently produces quality work to specification
Maintains good data management and file organization practices
Understands resolution and statistical accuracy analysis
Understands utilization and effective rates
Shows problem solving ability across software platforms
Shows flexibility when being tasked
Confident working in a 3D environment
Can work well within a team environment as well as independently with limited oversight
Aptitude for learning multiple geospatial software programs
Demonstrates efficiency, accuracy in tasks, and organization
Ability to learn from mistakes and take constructive criticism
Strong writing skills
Strong critical thinking skills
Comfortable with ambiguity and limited direction
Ability to train others using clear communication and provided program tools
Ability to maintain a professional and positive demeanor in times of stress

Minimum Qualifications

Proficiency in MS Office Suite and Google Drive
6+ months of technician or equivalent experience
2+ years of experience in a professional work environment
Bachelor's degree, or equivalent experience
Knowledge of ESRI or vector-based software and TerraSolid products
2+ years of analysis experience working within the Esri ArcGIS desktop platform
Ability to read maps, understand coordinate systems, perform basic raster and vector calculations and make conversions between formats

Preferred Qualifications

6+ months of experience working with LiDAR
Masters or higher
Experience in programming languages such as Python, R, C, etc.
Proficient use of Model Builder
Raster based analysis experience
1+ years professional leadership or management experience
Experience with InDesign and Adobe products
Experience in classification statistics such as regression, imputation, and machine learning

All job offers with Quantum Spatial are contingent upon passing a background check and drug screening.

How to Apply
We realize the unacceptable lack of diversity in our industry and we refuse to ignore it. We proactively address this with our office culture and hiring practices. If you are not sure whether or not you’d be a fit, we say go ahead and apply!
Apply to this job:

Please upload a letter of interest, and resume with professional references in one (1) PDF via online application process.

No phone calls, please. Incomplete applications and auto-reply submissions will not be considered.

It is the policy of Quantum Spatial to provide equal opportunity for all qualified persons and not to discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, sexual orientation, veteran status, disability, or any other protected status.

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