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Joseph Moose

Des Moines, IA, USA

Master of Arts in Geography (GPA 4.0) May 2019
University of Wyoming, Laramie, WY
Coursework: Data Management (R Studio, SQL), Remote Sensing (ERDAS Imagine, ArcGIS), Spatial Modeling (ArcGIS, Python), Internet GIS (Java, HTML, Notepad++), Drone Usage in Academia, Cultural Geography, Research Methods
Thesis: Racialization In and Through Professional Baseball in the United States: A Mapping Project

Bachelor of Arts in Geography (minor in Cartography) December 2006
Cum Laude
Kent State University, Kent, OH
Gamma Theta Upsilon - Geography Honors Fraternity

Graduate Assistant 2017-2018
University of Wyoming, Laramie, WY
Taught Foundations of GIS and Technology lab to undergraduate students, including the basics of ArcGIS, Google Earth, ERDAS Imagine, QGIS, GPS and other cartographic methods.
Provided ongoing technical support to students and faculty instructors.
Developed lab lesson plans and assisted faculty in preparation of course materials and exams, proctoring and grading exams, and lecturing in absence of faculty.

GIS Technician III 2009 - 2017
CACI International, Inc., Fort Collins, CO
Employed geospatial mapping solutions to create multilayered nautical charts for federal governmental agencies engaged in coastal monitoring and protection and for use in the public domain.
Presented technical research and data collected orally and through written documentation to client in order to evaluate effectiveness and develop improved methodologies for project completion.
Compiled data, produced documentation and reports, and prepared maps by writing metadata for final product delivery.
Collaborated with programming specialists to develop scripts to improve efficiencies in new and existing workflows and trouble shoot issues while instructing team members in these methods.

GIS Technician 2007 - 2009
Technigraphics, Inc., Wooster, OH
Performed aggregate checks on data to ensure compliance with the quality control and quality assurance standards of federal governmental agencies and to produce error free work product.
Completed spatial checks on data to find inconsistencies and maintained a strict level of specification per client guidelines.
Worked with organizational leadership to ensure guidelines and procedures were implemented correctly across the team and relayed findings to the appropriate technicians.
Extracted geospatial information from commercial and governmental sources and multiple types of imagery.

Expert knowledge of ArcGIS 10.x (ArcGIS Platform; ESRI Certification), ArcSDE, Geomatica, MapInfo, Adobe Illustrator, Microsoft Office software.
Familiarity with ArcInfo, Erdas Imagine, Microsoft Access, Socetset, R Studio, HTML, CSS, Java, and Python.
Thoroughly experienced with all aspects of cartography, map design, production, and delivery, including: data compilation, development of GIS research protocols, and the production of maps, layers, and metadata.
Team-oriented and effective at instructing others in the use of GIS research methodologies, software and equipment.
Skilled at creating high-quality scientific maps and data presentations that communicate information in a clear and effective manner for researchers, industry partners and other stakeholders.

Joseph Moose

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Posted 2019-06-26 under Analyst, Geography, Geospatial, Specialist, Technician