Job Detail

Organization: RJN Group
Title: GIS Analyst
Location: Dallas, TX

Posted: 2019-03-08
Application Deadline:

Position Description:

Interested in working for the industry leader? Interested in having a substantial stake in an employee owned firm? Looking to help your neighbors and impact your local community? RJN Group employees can answer yes to all of those and more. Currently we are seeking a GIS Analyst to join the RJN family.
Position Summary:
Under the direction of a Project Manager, the GIS Analyst will work in conjunction with designated staff to process data collected and GIS data developed in support of various projects. This position will work directly with Project Engineers to produce map exhibits, accurate data and information to effectively develop the desired deliverables.
Position Responsibilities:
Analyze GIS data to identify spatial relationships or display results of analyses, using maps, graphs or tabular data
Create data into GIS databases, using techniques such as on-screen digitizing, coordinate geometry, keyboard entry of tabular data, scanning or automatic conversion to vectors, data collected in the field or conversion to other sources of digital data
Use appropriate methods and tools to build layers, themes and coverage as needed, obtained from client agencies and other sources as available; assists Project Engineers in fulfilling GIS information needs
Prepare maps conveying information from project databases for field activities and work orders, project engineering analysis and project deliverables and reports
Review existing or incoming data for currency, accuracy, usefulness, quality or completeness of documentation
Maintain or modify existing GIS databases
Post-process field data collected using GPS units
Follow all company, client, safety and regulatory requirements as related to this position and the work duties being performed
Complete other projects as assigned

Minimum Skills & Experience:

B.S. in Geography, Geology, Geographic Systems, Computer Science, Engineering, Planning, or Environmental Science; or similar technical degree or 4 years of relevant experiences in place of a Bachelors degree
2 years of continued GIS experience
Intermediate GIS software knowledge and experience including Esri GIS core products (e.g. ArcGIS, ArcCatalog, ArcToolbox), or other equivalent GIS software and applications
Knowledge of GIS system architecture for Enterprise GIS planning, implementation and evaluation
Knowledge of GIS concepts and standards, including data development, editing and quality control procedures
Ability to work with various coordinate systems and projections
Ability to think critically and solve geo-processing errors and resolve technical issues with data and software using available knowledge bases and community support
Understanding of potential applications of GIS in various industries and specialties, including stormwater/wastewater/water infrastructure and asset management
Familiarity with applications such as Microsoft Access, and Microsoft Excel for development and management of databases, spreadsheets and project information files
Proficiency in the operation of GIS equipment, including computer hardware
Proficiency in data management functions such as backup, archive, restoration, merging and editing
Ability to coordinate multiple projects simultaneously; highly organized with strong attention to detail
Ability to complete short-term projects with tight deadlines
Ability to complete multiple assignments through effective multi-tasking and prioritization
Ability to mentor and lead team members
Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with employees and clients
Excellent communication skills; ability to convey information effectively; understand ideas and information presented in writing and verbally, including presentations
The ability to travel up to 15%

Preferred Skills & Experience:

M.S. in Geography, Geology, Computer Science, Engineering, Planning, or Environmental Science; or similar technical degree
Knowledge of and experience working with the ESRI Wastewater/Stormwater Data Model and the Water Utility Network Editing Toolbar
Knowledge of publishing with ArcGIS Server, ArcGIS Pro, ArcGIS Online and Portal for ArcGIS, including data versioning, multiuser and replication
Knowledge of GIS system architecture for Enterprise GIS planning, implementation and evaluation
Experience using ESRI Data Reviewer and Workflow Manager Extensions
Experience converting data between CAD and GIS
Development using Python, .NET, Esri ModelBuilder, JavaScript, HTML5 or CS5
Ability to perform business development, project exploration and development and client engagement endeavors

The physical demands and work environment characteristics described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Physical demands: While performing duties of job, employee is required to stand; walk; sit; use hands to finger, handle or feel objects, tools or controls; reach with hands and arms; talk and hear.
Work environment: The noise level in the work environment is usually minimal.
Personal Protective Equipment: None required in office.

RJN is an Employee Owned professional engineering and specialty field services firm providing sustainable collection system solutions for infrastructure owners. RJN is an ENR Top 500 Design Firm and Top 200 Environmental Firm as well as a Top 50 Trenchless Technology Design Firm.

Since 1975, RJN Group Inc. has provided our customers with value-driven engineering solutions to enable them to meet their service demands. Our employee-owned firm is capable of tackling projects of almost any scale; from small studies to multi-million dollar, total plant rehabilitations.

Our customers are also our neighbors.
We have offices from Colorado to Massachusetts. This means that our staff are supporting the communities they live in. We are locals and take pride in keeping our communities and sister cities running. Those we work for have come to associate our name with creativity, reliability and quality.

We let innovation take the lead.
We perform critical services for wastewater and water systems, relying on technology and key partnerships such as our recent venture with MTA to keep costs down and efficiency up.

RJN provides a very competitive benefit package including:
Company-funded employee stock ownership plan
Medical, Dental, Vision, Short Term Disability, Long Term Disability insurance benefits
401K matching retirement plan
Flexible work arrangements and schedule
Professional development opportunities
Wellness programs
Paid Vacation, Personal, and Sick time off
Holiday time off
Casual dress code

RJN is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. We support a diverse work force.

All interested candidates can apply by sending a formal cover letter and resume to

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