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GIS Managers handle complex geographical data and produce maps. Essential responsibilities listed on a GIS Manager resume sample are identifying elements such as bridges and road barriers, transforming paper maps into GIS data, transferring GIS data to other systems, presenting information to clients or employees, and analyzing data. Required qualifications include presentation skills, self-motivation, computer proficiency, excellent numeracy and statistics skills, and the ability to work under pressure. Employers select resumes showcasing a degree in geography or computer science and postgraduate GIS courses.

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1

GIS Manager

Assisted in planning, scheduling, and executing internal processes to increase office efficiency

  • Managed team of ten programmers in planning, developing, and implementing solutions for local councils.
  • Established partnerships with Intersoft Pte. Ltd, Qatar, and Terrain Reader Pte. Ltd. (Australia).
  • Successfully marketed to developers / surveyors; won maintenance contract for two consecutive years worth $ 600,000
  • Expanded market sector to East Malaysia and the Middle East by introducing new services / products, such as legal software, terrain analysis applications, and project management software.
Candidate Info
5
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
BA
Geography
MA
Accounting
2

GIS Manager

Established the GIS Service Area of [company name] as the firm leaped from #415 in the 2011 ENR Top 500 to #166 in the 2012 ENR Top 500, focusing on natural gas services in the Marcellus and Utica shale plays.

  • Planned and implemented Enterprise GIS to improve workflows and support staff across multiple states. Established ArcGIS Server on Amazon Web Services for client-facing applications.
  • Directed development of ArcGIS Server Flex applications for internal and client project management
  • Rejuvenated ESRI Business Partner relationship
  • Led integration of GIS services with the Civil3D CAD platform
  • Developed marketing plans for GIS services for pipeline integrity management and local government
  • Managed a core group of 12 and supported 125+ casual GIS users.
Candidate Info
20
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
BS
Forest Science
Graduate Studies
3

GIS Manager

Was instrumental in significant expanding of the company's business by designing and marketing new software and services to customers

  • Formed partnership with MapInfo Corporation, a leading desktop mapping software provider. The mapping technology, once integrated with my extensive database and communication experiences, has allowed me to successfully design and develop powerful products for utility companies and city public work agencies. These products achieved significant productivity gains and operation cost reductions for our clients.
  • Created effective business presentations and marketing packages. About one third of my time has been spent on presenting, selling, and implementing our products.
  • Was actively involved in contract negotiation and proposal development.
  • Provided leadership in numerous strategically significant projects including Internet solution development, new Call Center Mapping, major database implementation and integration on server, and web site design.
  • Successfully launched and supervised over several new services such as Screening, Digitizing, Map Book Compiling and Printing.
Candidate Info
12
years in
workforce
5
years
at this job
BA
English
MS
Mis Management Information Systems
MA
English
4

GIS Manager

Promoted within six months of hire from GIS Analyst to GIS Manager. Provided training and leadership for a team of 4-5 Geologists in ArcMap GIS technologies.

  • Revised GIS procedures, improving data creation and maintenance in two GIS databases.
  • Architected GIS data of uranium fields in multiple countries using data to create maps to identify attributes at multiple sites such as deposit placement, claim and land ownership, geophysics, aerial photography, georeference and digitize new data and maps.
  • Researched, evaluated, negotiated, and purchased plotters, workstations, network and server hardware, enabling remote access to the network and increasing productivity of geologist in the field. Purchased mapping supplies and managed software license updates.
  • Created user-friendly processes for ordering, processing, and borrowing maps from corporate library.
  • Performed business analysis on GIS and drilling software and development for company.
  • Developed new shapefiles and maps for permitting State and BLM needs, presentations, field maps, in-office planning and use, place maps on GPS devices using ESRI suite of products.
  • In charge of plotter and plotter supply needs including maintenance issues.
  • Evaluated all new software for office. Performed all GIS and IT support for office.
Candidate Info
2
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BA
Geography
5

GIS Manager

Initiated and set-up GIS division. Conducted interview, recruitment and staff training. Assisted Director in marketing, negotiation and contract agreement. Evaluated project performance and provided technical support.

  • Close-monitored and quality control of GIS data, improved map presentation and accuracy.
  • Maintained communication among senior managers and executives, increased relationship building.
  • Coached and counseled project staff, improved employee self-motivation and project performance.
Candidate Info
7
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BS
Regional Analysis
6

GIS Manager

Led a team of on-site and remote GIS staff responsible for all phases of floodplain mapping, GIS, and engineering
projects.

  • Managed the day-to-day operations of the Kansas City GIS Department including personnel administration, staff and resource allocation, project budgeting, and utilization forecasting.
  • Served as a member of the senior staff and business development team responsible for developing and implementing a company-wide GIS strategic management plan and business plans.
  • Pursued external projects including proposal composition and contract negotiation.
Candidate Info
8
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
BA
Anthropology
Geography
7

Assistant GIS Manager

  • Supervised up to ten in-office and in-field GIS and GPS technicians; completed employee evaluations and annual reviews, hired & fired as necessary, managed workloads, and acted as escalation point to executive management
  • Coordinated logistics of GPS field technicians nationwide including personnel staffing, housing arrangements, company vehicle maintenance and GPS equipment assignment and maintenance
  • Developed and utilized software test cases for software quality assurance testing
  • Created work plans and Standard Operating Procedure documentation for installations to ensure all tasks were performed and correctly in a timely matter
  • Remotely supported clients GIS software and ArcSDE databases
  • Used VBA auditing and querying as a quality assurance technique to discover and eliminate potential database errors
Candidate Info
7
years in
workforce
6
years
at this job
BA
Geography
8

GIS Manager

  • Implemented work routines for a department which researched and geocoded a national dataset of over 12 million hazardous waste sites for use in Environmental FirstSearch database reports.
  • Built databases that included complex SQL queries for manipulating and standardizing data to increase the accuracy and efficiency of geocoding records.
  • Designed and developed reports in Microsoft Access for weekly/annual reporting of geocoding database status.
  • Acquired free data to aid the group in accurately mapping sites. Data such as parcel boundaries, address points and hazardous waste information was stored in a database and used in our GIS. The creation of this database saved the company more than $3,000/year in vendor costs.
Candidate Info
10
years in
workforce
9
years
at this job
BS
Environmental Planning
9

GIS Manager

Managed a team of GIS Analysts for developing web mapping application for Common Operation Picture. Clients include ExxonMobil, Chevron, Anadarko and Dominion Energy.

  • Developed new project opportunities using ArcGIS and ESRI toolsets.
  • Developed prototypes on "ocean based" telemetric data that included real-time feed on SST, wave height & direction and ocean currents.
  • Conducted meeting and web-presentation on GIS solutions for offshore industry with use of GIS data.
  • Developed technical proposals for promoting GIS application/use of real-time data on AIS, ROV, and winch heave related to monitoring of offshore assets. This involved data conversion, data storage and development of geodatabases while educating the non-GIS personnel.
Candidate Info
21
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BS
Geology
MS
Community And Regional Planning
MS
Marine Geology
10

GIS Manager

GIS Analyst

  • Managed GIS and IT for office including coordinating of entire GIS system and all new software. Managed 1-4 GIS and Geology professionals.
  • Architected GIS data of uranium fields in multiple countries using data to create maps.
  • Developed new shapefiles and maps
  • Identified attributes at multiple sites such as deposit placement, claim and land ownership, geophysics.
  • Revised GIS procedures, improved data creation and maintenance in two GIS databases.
  • ResPerformed all maintenance, IT, and training for office on new products.
  • Provided training and leadership for a team of 4-5 Geologists in ArcMap GIS technologies.
Candidate Info
2
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BA
Geography

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