GIS Analyst

A challenging opportunity is available to support implementations of various Geographic Information System (GIS) solutions within J.D. Irving, Limited – IT Division.GIS Analyst - J.D. Irving, Limited
Role and Responsibilities – Duties may vary by job:
  • Use computer programs and software packages to prepare graphic reports, maps, and charts.
  • Analyze data sets for daily decision-making procedures.
  • Create, develop, and maintain databases.
  • Use maps and data sets for spatial analysis.
  • Develop computer software regimes to customize geographical information.
  • Compile spatial data sets for a variety of sources, including census data, Global Positioning System (GPS) data, field observations, satellite images, and environmental monitoring data.
  • Prepare reports of geographical statistics based on spatial data.
  • Liaise with colleagues and counterparts in other organizations to share information and procure data sets.
  • Communicate with clients to understand their needs.
  • Focus on leveraging the esri platform to deliver various location based analysis for the Forestry, Transportation, Retail and other JD Irving, Limited Industries
  • Develop and support a variety of Desktop, Mobile and Web GIS apps across the various JDI business units
  • Deliver high quality map and information products with an emphasize on creating a self-serve mapping portal
 Education Requirements – Knowledge & Skills:
  • University Degree or Community College Diploma with a focus on Geographic Information Systems
  • Training or experience using the esri platform including; ArcGIS 10.x, Python, Model Builder, ArcGIS Server and JavaScript is required
  • Training or experience using Spatial Analyst, Network Analyst, Statistical Analysis, 3D Analyst and Image Server extensions will be considered an asset
  • Training or experience using esri’s mobile platform including; ArcPad, ArcGIS for Windows Mobile and Collector for iOS or Android will be considered an asset
  • Training and experience developing with dotnet and ArcObjects will be considered an asset
  • Team oriented individual with excellent communication skills
To Apply for this Career Opportunity:
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J.D. Irving, Limited is committed to the principle of equal opportunity in its employment practices and to providing an environment free from discrimination and harassment for all employees.

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