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GIS Specialists determine variables in a given geographical area by using Geographic Information System techniques. Typical resume examples for GIS Analysts showcase duties like using various criteria to analyze information, designing databases, integrating GIS with other technologies, and collaborating with clients such as wildlife preservation organizations or transportation companies. Based on our most successful resume samples for this job, GIS Analysts should showcase throughout their job applications GIS knowledge, analytical thinking, interpersonal and communication skills, attention to details, and time management. Employers select candidates holding a degree in computer science, geography and engineering.

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1

GIS Specialist

Developed and maintained mapping package of worldwide database system, and drove improved business processes for Business Development, Environment, Land, Operations, and Sales / Marketing personnel. Developed mapping resources for environmental and mining permits for properties in 11 states.

  • Received executive recognition on over 12 occasions for packaging spatial data for divested properties collectively valued over $1B.
  • Received management recognition for developing spatial data for initial consumption in 6 countries.
  • Developed mapping resources to assist business development team, covering 4 markets; reducing map request times 70% and increasing confidence in map data 50%.
  • Led adoption of GIS solution in Sales & Marketing department and trained 6 analysts in developing spatial market analyses, resulting in immediate savings of over $100K.
  • Recognized by Vice Presidents, Sales & Marketing and Business Development Directors for developing GIS-driven opportunities in achieving business needs.
Candidate Info
15
years in
workforce
6
years
at this job
C
Geographic Information Systems
BS
Resource Management
MS
Geographic Information Systems
2

GIS Specialist

Collected, analyzed and manipulated data for gas transmission line routing studies.

  • Managed development and creation of private, multilingual construction management websites.
  • Developed ArcIMS websites for various projects.
  • Generated three-dimensional visualizations using GIS software.
  • Provided input for project proposals.
Candidate Info
2
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
C
Geographic Information Systems
BS
Natural Science
3

GIS Specialist

Worked as part of a research team on the State Water-Table Mapping Project funded by the Delaware Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control

  • Participated in the development of a multiple linear regression equation modeling process that used Geostatistical Analyst and Spatial Analyst extensions of the ArcGIS software
  • Assembled water-level datasets from multiple hard copy and digital sources and compiled and managed the data in an Oracle database environment
  • Determined appropriate multiple linear regression model areas from analysis of surface hydrography, topography, and the location of monitoring wells
  • Determined appropriate model parameters and assessed residuals through analysis of point and grid data
  • Helped develop and perform automated QA tasks on input data and grid surfaces
  • Supervised student workers
Candidate Info
4
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
BS
Bachelor of Science
MA
Master of Arts
4

GIS Specialist

Geocoded addresses of the Breast and Cervical Cancer Control Program (BCCCP) and the Well-Integrated Screening and Evaluation for Women across the Nation (WISEWOMAN) Program.

  • Created current map books of BCCCP and WISEWOMAN eligibility data using ArcMap 10.0 for local health agencies which assist them in management activities.
  • Performed GIS analyses of public health data and verified mapped data against other sources for accuracy.
  • Edited client and provider data and organized project data files.
  • Data preparation, loading and management in an ArcGIS Server/MS SQL Server environment.
  • Automation to improve data access and management procedures.
  • Implemented standards, methods, quality assurance/control processes, and metrics.
Candidate Info
11
years in
workforce
11
months
at this job
BA
Geography Information Systems
MS
Geography Information Systems
5

Statistician and GIS Specialist

Performed descriptive data analysis on large panel data by using SAS

  • Executed inferential statistical analysis through constructing regression models such as multivariate linear
  • Prepared statistical reports and presented the statistical analysis results
  • Demonstrated spatial distribution of events classified by state, city, county or zip code using Arcview GIS
  • Recipient of "The Award of Merit" (2011) at The University of Tennessee Health Science Center
Candidate Info
10
years in
workforce
7
years
at this job
BA
Investment
MA
Investment
MS
Applied Statistics
6

GIS Specialist

Research and acquired plans, details, and GIS data for a key project.

  • Forged and nurtured productive relationships with appraisal districts, TxDot, NTTA, and municipalities.
  • Participated in meetings with clients and project-related committees.
  • Established a watershed category in the GIS database.
  • Formulated Georeference storm sewer plans and other drawings in GIS.
  • Systematized and updated storm data in geodatabase.
  • Coordinated and maintained aerial photography/spatial imagery for clients.
Candidate Info
15
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
BS
Geography
7

Senior GIS Specialist

  • Lead project teams to integrate geospatial data and workflows acquired as the result of company acquisitions.
  • Decreased production complications by implementing a spatial solution for anticipating drilling and fracking activities within a defined radius of producing wells resulting in financial savings related to production well management.
  • Designed and implemented the spatial integration of land data with well activities to reduce the risk of losing lease ownership due to lease obligations.
  • Working with the Geomatics team, we developed standards and processes for automating the acquisition and processing of survey quality data from 3rd party vendors.
  • Deployed ArcGIS Server technology along with ESRI's ArcGIS Portal to deliver a self-service web based platform where users can search for data across the organization and from external sources to create maps.
  • Automated 90% of 3rd party data loading tasks, decreasing the time required to make data available to the business.
Candidate Info
15
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
BA
Industrial Distribution
8

Senior GIS Specialist/technician

Oversaw special projects an annual basis

  • Inventoried software and provided release training, support, research and technical guidance
  • Designed and implemented solutions to maximize efficiency processes through document imaging and resource management
  • Administered operating system and desktop software installation, PC upgrading and network troubleshooting
  • Created, queried and performed database administration via Quality Assurance and Quality Control (QA/QC)
  • Assisted in the development of web based applications, graphic user interfaces (GUI) and material used in tactical planning, leadership, and data communications such as migrating Metro Planning's website to new DNN server.
  • Awarded for creation of maps and graphics for the Metro Planning Commission
Candidate Info
21
years in
workforce
10
years
at this job
BA
Information Technology (pursing)
Civil Engineering
9

GIS Specialist, GPS Field Lead, and Archaeology Technician

  • Conducted spatial analysis for wind, solar, and transmission line projects for engineering layouts involving up to 1,000 miles of field survey, 3 years of redesign and over 1,000 cultural resources.
  • Served as geospatial database administrator for over 20 projects in renewable energy and gas and oil
  • Designed over 2,000 custom maps and georeferenced over 100 historic maps
  • Led field crews in mountainous to high desert terrain in Colorado, Oregon, Idaho, Utah, California, and Texas
  • Managed field collected GPS files and created custom data dictionaries for projects in Illinois, Arizona, Kansas, and all states noted in field crew navigation
Candidate Info
10
years in
workforce
5
years
at this job
C
Geographic Information Systems
BS
Management Information Systems
MA
Geographic Information Systems
10

GIS Specialist

Implemented citywide GIS system from scratch, involving every aspect of GIS system, covering system administration, geodatabase design, GIS desktop and web-based application development, data QA/QC, data maintenance, etc.

  • Built an internet mapping application for property management customized using HTMLViewer.
  • Developed an address centric GIS website using ArcIMS, ASP.NET, C# and .NET link. It provides the neighborhood and demographic analysis based on an input address.
  • Developed a desktop GIS application used to automate the parcel notification process for the request of zoning change, implemented using ArcObjects 9.0 and VBA.
  • Developed an animation application showing city development pattern using ArcGIS, VBA and ArcObjects.
  • Built models for automating complex geoprocessing tasks using ModelBuilder and python.
  • Provided series of GIS trainings to the city employees
Candidate Info
5
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BE
Engineering Mechanics
MS
Computer Science
MA
Master of Arts

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