Atkins seeks an energetic, highly motivated, detail-oriented, self-starter to join our team in Lake City embedded in the FDOT office as a GIS Analyst. Under supervision, applies technical professional proficiency to GIS studies and the coordination of related activities.


Job Details:

Analyze, design, maintain and operate the GIS infrastructure and databases at a client office in Lake City, Florida. Responsible for the development, maintenance and update of GIS software and its tools using scripting to automate client GIS processes, including generating business requirements, system analysis, data analysis, software programming, testing, debugging, implementing, and training, to display events, projects and assets and their statuses in a GIS map environment. Develop, maintain and enforce quality control and quality assurance methods and procedures to ensure that GIS data is current and meets expected quality and reliability.

Serve as direct GIS support to the client’s Geographic Information System (GIS) Coordinator. Perform highly advanced engineering work and technical assignments associated with developing and maintaining the client’s GIS.

Consult, advice, and collaborate with the Florida statewide and local agencies to analyze and evaluate GIS needs concerning the analysis, design and requirements of programs, scripts and databases to support statewide GIS initiatives. Participate in, and coordinate GIS Users’ Group meetings and serve as the client’s representative on statewide GIS teams as needed.

Develops, implements, and maintains general and detailed GIS applications and enterprise feature classes (layers) for the client using GIS technologies and practices, including maintenance of the client’s enterprise (SDE) database. Direct and coordinate the analysis and design of various sections/offices geodatabases.

Direct and train client staff on the use of Enterprise GIS. Research available new technologies, develop new processes and train employees on the new technology.

Coordinate client GIS Users’ Group meetings.

About Atkins

Atkins is one of the world’s most respected design, engineering and project management consultancies. We build long-term trusted partnerships to create a world where lives are enriched through the implementation of our ideas.

Public and private clients face myriad challenges – aging infrastructure, smart growth, lack of funding and limited staff. As a leader in sustainable design and construction, we take an integrated, innovative approach to help tackle those challenges.

We work together across an international network of offices. This means that wherever in the world a project is being delivered, our clients benefit from industry-leading expertise, as well as a dedicated local contact. We understand the importance of having deep roots in the community; knowing and understanding local requirements, practices and culture. This allows us to be true collaborative partners with our clients, so that together, we can tackle complex projects and enhance communities throughout the U.S. and around the world.