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Geospatial Systems Administrator

Sumterville, FL, USA
General Purpose of Job

This position provides functional application support for the GIS technology, including but not limited to the Geospatial Information System (GIS), Graphical Work Design (GWD), and Outage Management System (OMS) suite of applications. The incumbent provides administrative support for the GIS technology, provides end user support, defines system requirements, performs functional analysis, design, configuration, and testing for the GIS technology, and ensures functional integration with related business applications and other components including business processes. Duties involve troubleshooting complex software application issues and documenting issues and resolutions and collaborating with employees to solve complex technical problems.

Minimum Required Qualifications and Competencies

The following includes the minimum job requirements and essential duties for this position. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable qualified individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. Some job requirements may exclude individuals that cannot be reasonably accommodated or who pose a direct threat or significant risk to the health and safety of themselves or other employees.



4 Year / Bachelors Degree


Information Technology, Computer Science, Engineering or related field.



Four (4) years technical experience in an electric utility in data acquisition systems, designing and planning electric capital projects, maintaining electric distribution facilities, or mapping support.


Experience in implementing and supporting GIS technology, preferably in an electric utility. Magik programming, python scripting or ESRI suite of experience.

Essential Duties and responsibilities

This description is intended to indicate the kinds of tasks and levels of work difficulty required of the position given this title and shall not be construed as declaring what the specific duties and responsibilities of any particular position shall be. It is not intended to limit or in any way modify the right of management to assign, direct and control the work of employees under supervision. The listing of essential duties and responsibilities shall not be held to exclude other duties that may be assigned based on the needs of the Cooperative.

Perform daily, weekly, and monthly data cleanup routines to maintain GIS and Design Manager database information. Merge and post corrections.

Review, plan, recommend and participate in application upgrades to GIS, DM and POR.

Support Design Manager Enhancements and maintenance activities. Perform data entry when needed or required.
Ability to utilize FME workbench to model and export information in formats requested.

Define and document data model changes for a Smallworld dataset, including custom behavior for user objects.
Analyze and solve issues with current and planned systems as they relate to the integration and management of utility data.

Create Design Manager compatible units (CU) to match assembly units created in cost accounting system (iVue) and update and report on delivered inspection records from third party vendors.
Work with business unit to document functional test scenarios, test plans, and end-user acceptance testing criteria.

Review, analyze and evaluate business systems and user needs; develop reports and studies that analyze information contained in databases to management as directed.
Routinely manage and evaluate new software releases, upgrades, and patches. Recommend those to be implemented.
Develop and maintain QC/QA scripts and rules as needed and proactively establish ongoing routines to scrub existing data.
Submit technical issues with GE support and provide ongoing open communication to resolve issues.
Provide GIS personnel support on network model updates and investigating and resolving build issues.
Assist with data store compressions on a regular routinely basis.
Prepare and maintain development environments
Submit technical issues with product vendors and provide ongoing open communication to resolve issues.
Process field collected information in various formats into GIS and report on the results of the data imported.

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SECO Energy
Po Box 301
Sumterville, FL, 33585 USA
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