GIS Business Analyst

  • APEX Systems
  • Austin, TX, USA
  • Nov 19, 2020
Full time Consultant

Job Description

Job Type: W2 Contract

Location: Austin, TX (work from home due to COVID)

Only if you meet the below qualifications, send resume in Word format to

The GIS Business Analyst will engage in product and application design and analyze business needs for a broad range of stakeholders. This person will work under general direction of the Integration Solution Lead on a legacy application modernization/integration project with a large Public Sector client.

  • Perform GIS analysis to create GIS products using ESRI based software
  • Identify data from legacy systems to be migrated
  • Design, develop and support GIS analysis processes
  • Identify and implement best practices for GIS data management
  • Utilize GIS and organizational best practices to maintain and manage GIS layers
  • Consult with customers to identify project requirements
  • Develop and document standards and best practices
  • Assist QA in developing test plans for all levels of system testing
  • Consult with external and internal clients to ensure implementation and maintenance meets or exceeds expectations
  • Documenting requirements in Azure DevOps or another similar tool (Jira, Rally)
  • Agile Scrum experience

  • Three (3) years of experience in the geographic information systems field, including system analysis, business process design, development and implementation of business application solutions or IT project management
  • Three (3) years of recent experience with the ArcGIS suite of tools including ArcGIS Desktop and extensions, ArcCatalog, ArcSDE/ ArcGIS Server and ArcGIS Online.
  • Strong written and oral communication skills and the ability to manage multiple tasks effectively

  • Experience working in Public sector environments
  • Experience with ModelBuilder and/or Python desired
  • Bachelor's Degree in CS, MIS, CIS, or a comparable degree preferred

EEO Employer

Apex Systems is an equal opportunity employer. We do not discriminate or allow discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, creed, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding, or related medical conditions), age, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, genetic information, registered domestic partner status, marital status, disability, status as a crime victim, protected veteran status, political affiliation, union membership, or any other characteristic protected by law. Apex will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable law. If you have visited our website in search of information on employment opportunities or to apply for a position, and you require an accommodation in using our website for a search or application, please contact our Employee Services Department at or - provided by Dice