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GIS Administrator

Saint Paul, MN, USA

Short Elliott Hendrickson Inc. (SEH®) is an employee-owned company comprised of more than 800 engineers, architects, planners, scientists and talented professionals who work to provide exceptional service and value to our public and private clients. SEH employee-owners solve our world's complex challenges of renewing infrastructure, improving mobility, engineering clean water and designing better places all which contribute to Building a Better World for All of Us®. We've been in business for more than 90 years with evidence of our work in more than 40 states.

Part of the Information Technology Practice Center, the Design Technology team focuses on increasing efficiency and enhancing project delivery with data collection, design, and visualization solutions. The position will support a variety of project teams across the U.S. With SEH’s Together from Anywhere approach, you can choose to work remote, out of one of our many offices, or both. We offer a supportive, flexible, and collaborative working environment with opportunities for professional development and education.

We are looking for a GIS Administrator to support and advance our Enterprise GIS environment. This includes supporting applications, enhancing standard workflows, implementing new technologies, and creating awareness of available solutions. Apply today to become an employee-owner and start Building a Better World for All of Us®.

Responsibilities May Include:

Administer ArcGIS Enterprise environment in MS Azure and related technologies including, but not limited to, ArcGIS Pro and Desktop, ArcGIS Online, ArcGIS web and mobile apps, Geocortex, SQL Server, etc.
Provide end-user GIS support and troubleshooting
Develop, document, and manage geospatial technology processes, models, tools, and scripts
Create and manage GIS content
Work with internal staff, software vendors, and clients to outline desired outcomes, requirements, and implement solutions
Maintain a high level of professional and technical knowledge of GIS and other digital design software through continued use as well as continuing education and training
Support GIS initiatives and related tasks
Research and develop emerging geospatial technology
Work with other IT staff to coordinate new applications and software updates
Develop and manage training programs and resources to enable users to leverage standards and technology efficiently and effectively
Facilitate and lead user group meetings to share developments and discuss future initiatives
Duties may be of an urgent and critical nature, requiring work to be done on evenings and weekends

Required Qualifications:

Bachelor’s or Associate’s degree in GIS, Geography, Computer Science, or similar field of study with an emphasis on GIS
2 – 5 years of professional experience with Enterprise GIS technology
Detail oriented with strong professional, organizational, interpersonal skills and ability to problem solve
Ability to problem solve and troubleshoot technology issues
Ability to work in a team environment while independently managing workloads
Preferred Qualifications:

Looking for experience in the following areas AEC industry and application of GIS
Educating or training others in GIS
Leading work groups or teams
Possess or in pursuit of GISP certificate
ArcGIS Enterprise, Server, and Online implementation and administration
MS Azure server administration
Automation / programming languages including, but not limited to, Python, Arcade, SQL. Database management including, but not limited to, SQL Server
Multi-dimensional geospatial modeling including, but not limited to, ArcGIS Pro scenes, CityEngine, Urban
Data analysis and visualization including, but not limited to, ArcGIS, Power BI, Tableau
Point cloud registration and processing from terrestrial or airborne sources including, but not limited to, ArcGIS Pro, ArcGIS Site Scan, ReCap Pro.
Implementation or support of asset / facility management solutions

Base compensation is expected to be in the range of $73,000 /year and $105,000 /year, based on skill set and experience. Check out our full benefits package at,

For confidential consideration, apply online or send your resume and information via fax to 651.490.2138. Please refer to the job number if you choose to fax.

SEH is an Equal Opportunity Employer and as such committed to maintain equal pay for equal work and base all employment decisions without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, genetic information, disability, protected veteran status, age, sexual orientation, gender identity or gender expression.

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3535 Vadnais Center Drive
Vadnais Heights, MN, 55110 USA

Posted 2021-07-27 under Engineering