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GIS IT Technician
Annapolis Junction, MD, USA
Title: GIS IT Technician (06-08)
Location(s): Annapolis Junction, Maryland
Required Security Clearance: Active TS/SCI with appropriate agency Polygraph
Join Freedom – we’re a team of IT professionals dedicated to our passion for tech and loving where we work. As a member of our team, how you want to spend your time and which projects you’d like to work on is important to us – which is part of the reason we’ve been selected as a Top Workplace for multiple years in a row. You’ll be part of our friendly, flexible office environment, hands-off management, a variety of social events, and endless growth opportunities. Tell us what you need to do your best work, and we work the magic to make it happen.
We believe in striking that perfect balance between work and play, where you can pursue your creativity and excel in your career, and still have time for all your personal activities. At Freedom, there is no shortage of growth opportunities and a successful career path for a bright, well-rounded professional like you. We have something for everyone – check out our most recent available position below!
What You'll Do:
As the GIS IT Technician you will join a team of GIS professionals supporting an enterprise GIS capability. This position is responsible for maintaining GIS and related data and developing web mapping applications using Esri Enterprise GIS. The GIS IT Technician maintains and expands all resources including data software and hardware so that users can efficiently and effectively use their GIS-based applications.The The GIS IT Technician assists in the management of geodatabases; develops and enforces digital data standards and practices to promote a GIS resource that can be confidently incorporated into other enterprise-wide applications. In addition, they will be responsible for data acquisition, map service publishing and metadata standard generation.
Collaborate with data providers to obtain, manage and disseminate data using map services
Assist in the architecture, installation, configuration and maintenance of enterprise GIS components including ArcGIS Enterprise
Serve as the geospatial content manager for an enterprise GIS portal
Serve as product specialists for geospatial commercial software and in house developed services and products.
Stay abreast with latest developments in GIS and associated technologies
Qualifications and Technical Knowledge:
Thorough understanding of geospatial techniques, analysis, and data structure
Experience in installation, configuration and administration of Esri ArcGIS Enterprise
Experience with scripting languages, desired
Technical organizational skills
Ability to lead and communicate effectively
Ability to manage staff time and workload effectively which includes setting priorities and meeting schedules
Experience using JIRA and Confluence, a plus
What’s in It for You?
Flexible work environment
A team mentality – work with friendly, like-minded professionals
Work with innovative, cutting edge technologies
Enjoy extremely competitive compensation and benefits
A work-life balance you can count on
Opportunities to grow and advance your career on our dime
The Benefits You Get with Freedom:
Amazing benefits including matching 401k, profit sharing, full-paid medical, and more
Generous paid time off – including paid site closure days
Competitive salary offerings
Generous paid training and tuition reimbursement
Fully paid life and disability
Annual logo wear allowance
Company sponsored events (game nights, holiday party, summer party, happy hours)
Interested in learning more about Freedom and our culture? Contact us today! We’re constantly hosting hiring events in our office and elsewhere, to help you get a sense of what life is like at Freedom before joining the team.
Required Security Clearance: Active TS/SCI with an appropriate agency Polygraph is required
U.S. Citizenship is required
As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, age, marital status, disability or veteran status
Applicant Federal & E-Verify Postings
VEVRAA Federal Contractor
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Freedom Consulting Group
9881 Broken Land Parkway, Suite 300
Columbia, MD, 21046 USA