The fundamental reasons this position exists are to perform project management duties, conduct application development as well as server and/or database administration duties, and perform highly technical and analytical Geographic Information System (GIS) work. The Senior GIS Analyst serves as the principle expert and lead analyst for the GIS Division. The work responsibilities are: performs project management duties; conducts application development, server administration, and/or database administration duties; performs highly technical and analytical GIS work; and provides support, training, and technical assistance to GIS users. The Senior GIS Analyst is distinguished from the GIS Analyst in that the Senior GIS Analyst performs highly analytical work and is responsible for the development and/or administrator duties as well as providing project management for all GIS projects. The Senior GIS Analyst operates with extensive independence and reports to the GIS Manager.
Bachelor’s degree in Geographic Information Systems, Geography, Planning, Computer Science, Engineering, or a closely-related field and three (3) years of experience creating and analyzing spatial data, developing GIS application solutions, and providing user support to include at least one (1) year of project coordination/management experience.
NOTE: Qualifying education, training and experience that provide the requisite knowledge, skills and abilities to perform the job will be considered.