Overview

HDR is looking for a Senior GIS Analyst to join our Transportation Business Group in Orlando, FL. This individual will be responsible for developing and implementing geospatial solutions for transportation clients and projects. Duties will include working in a professional environment with a team of engineers, environmental scientists and transportation planners. The ability to effectively communicate and collaborate with individuals from a wide variety of backgrounds, both technical and non-technical, is required.  Ideal candidates will have a solid understanding of GIS, expertise with Esri software. We are interested in someone who is passionate, self-motivated, and has a strong desire to research, learn, and grow as a GIS professional; someone who can appropriately apply technology to solve problems and provide services to our clients. Successful candidates will possess cartographic proficiency and be able to develop database schemas and analysis methods needed to support project goals and efficiently use web resources to research and problem solve. Our projects include geospatial solutions for desktop, web, and mobile.

Primary Responsibilities
Independently organize, conceptualize and conduct large, advanced spatial analyses as project manager or GIS technical team leader using ArcGIS software from Esri
Work with non-GIS project managers and clients to design and effectively employ GIS on transportation planning projects
Serve as a GIS lead for project marketing, budget development and resources scheduling
Prepares quality assurance plans for GIS task and oversees their implementation
Supervise the GIS work of other professionals and ensure the successful completion of GIS projects or GIS tasks
Develop vector and raster spatial analysis models using Spatial ModelBuilder, Python or other GIS scripting languages
Develop geodatabase schemas and analysis methods needed to support project goals
Develop and support web GIS applications using Esri Web App Builder, Story Maps, Collector, Survey 123 within ArcGIS Online platform
Create maps, databases and other deliverables on short notice
Communicate and collaborate with individuals from a wide variety of backgrounds, both technical and non-technical
Perform other duties as needed

Qualifications
Required Qualifications
Bachelors in Geography, Planning, Data Sciences, Traffic Engineering or relevant field.
10+ years practical GIS experience; an advanced degree in relevant field may offset 3 years of experience
Extensive experience with Esri Desktop ArcGIS software, scripting and extensions (ModelBuilder, Python, Spatial Analyst, 3D Analyst, Linear Referencing, etc.)
Extensive experience in map generation and data visualization.
Extensive experience applying geospatial concepts, methodologies and solutions on transportation projects
Extensive experiencing with ArcGIS Online platform and associated products such as Web App Builder, Story Maps, Collector and Survey 123
Expertise with developing geodatabases and schemas (domains, subtypes), Access/SQL and other databases.
Proficient in the use of Microsoft Office (Outlook, Word, Excel, Access).
Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
Ability to multi-task and stay organized. Highly responsive to requests from clients.
Ability to serve as GIS project leader including development of technical approach, scheduling and quality assurance.
An attitude and commitment to being an active participant of our employee-owned culture is a must.

Preferred Qualifications
GISP Certification a plus
Esri Certification a plus
Experience using Adobe Illustrator or related graphic software for enhancing quality of GIS maps
Portal for ArcGIS Server implementation preferred
Local candidates are preferred

About HDR

At HDR, we specialize in engineering, architecture, environmental and construction services. While we are most well-known for adding beauty and structure to communities through high-performance buildings and smart infrastructure, we provide much more than that. We create an unshakable foundation for progress because our multidisciplinary teams also include scientists, economists, builders, analysts and artists. That's why we believe diversity is our greatest strength. HDR is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and an affirmative action employer.