Position Description

The GIS Analyst I will coordinate all aspects of GIS activities associated with gathering, creating, converting, managing, mapping, editing, and analyzing spatial data in support of midstream oil and gas capital projects. The GIS Analyst I will routinely interact with various internal and external stakeholders to insure necessary information, drawings, and databases are integrated with the GIS and that project objectives are met.


Essential Functions

Perform advanced GIS analysis and spatial database management as it pertains to the day-to-day operation of the GIS and associated applications.
Provide input to the design and management of GIS databases, tools, and applications.
Integrate existing data from a variety of internal and external sources into the GIS database.
Develop and implement specific GIS tools to assist end users with daily mapping and analysis as needed.
Perform spatial data analysis, attribution, management
Develop and utilize quality control procedures to ensure data accuracy
Design, write, and maintain GIS workflow documentation
Search for and mines data from disparate external sources
Create presentation quality maps and completes complex geospatial analysis to support the midstream business.
Create and present in-house training material.

5+ years of progressive experience with the last 2 years as a GIS Tech II / Analyst or similar role.
Must have 2 years of previous experience using ArcGIS 10.0 or higher
In-depth knowledge of the pipeline industry is highly desirable
Advanced experience with ESRI Desktop products is required.
Knowledge advanced cartographic principles required
Alignment Sheet preparation experience is required
FERC Experience is preferred
PODS and/or APDM  experience preferred
Experience with Class Location and HCA Analysis a plus
Familiarity with GIS automation techniques  using  Python scripting, ArcObjects programing, model builder and/or VBA/VBscript
Familiarity with ArcGIS server, SQL Server, Oracle is desirable
GISP and/or Esri Certification is desirable
Must be proficient with MS Office products Access, Excel, PowerPoint, and Word

About Gulf Interstate Engineering

Gulf Interstate Engineering provides quality project management, engineering and design, GIS, materials management, and construction management services to the worldwide oil and gas industry.  Specializing in onshore pipelines, gathering systems, production facilities, compressor stations, pump stations, meter stations, storage terminals and loading facilities; Gulf is one of the largest privately-owned pipeline engineering companies in the world.