GIS Analyst

Raleigh, NC

Theorem Geo is currently seeking a full-time GIS Analyst that will provide GIS support to a large investor owned utility (IOU), with the work to be performed in Raleigh, North Carolina.

This position is targeting an experienced GIS Analyst with the ability to ramp up quickly, so prefer an Analyst with an intricate understanding of the utility industry and its terminology.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

The primary responsibilities of the position may include, but is not limited to, the following:

  • Create professional maps and figures of various transmission assets and upgrades in various disciplines including environmental permitting, local permitting, public engagement, and siting studies.
  • Create online maps for field data collection and assist in tablet setup
  • Create mailing lists and parcel maps for customer notifications
  • Write technical descriptions and create figures for various deliverables
  • Interactive map creation to assist SME’s for public questioning
  • Convert data between .dwg, .shp, and .kmz file types
  • Download, maintain, and optimize large data libraries from a variety of online sources
  • Create kmz’s and web maps of data to share across departments
  • Create studies and/or plans utilizing a variety of data
  • ArcGIS model development for automated data clipping and analysis
  • ArcGIS online data stewardships and archiving (shifting towards Portal soon)
  • ArcGIS/Portal admin tasks, like adding users to groups, changing data ownership, etc.
  • Create living map documents for tracking and providing up to date documents
  • Standardizing enterprise-wide symbology standards
  • Standardizing consultant deliverable schemas
  • Integration of delivered access and data into databases for consumption
  • Automated access and matting estimate models for improved cost estimates
  • Establish enterprise level reference data library, and establish protocol/stewardship standards
  • Creation of ArcGIS Online interactive maps for project level websites
  • Create interactive maps for reference
  • Standardizing enterprise wide public communication styles sheets for print and web


Education and Experience

  • Bachelor’s degree in Geography, GIS, Environmental Sciences, or related field preferred
  • Minimum Associate’s degree in Geography, GIS, Environmental Sciences, or related field
  • Exceptions on education can be made for exceptional candidates
  • Minimum of three years of work experience in GIS with progressively responsible experience in the design and development of GIS systems and applications.  


Additional Skills and Knowledge

Experience and proficiency in the following:

  • Esri Products Suite (ArcGIS Pro, ArcGIS Desktop, ArcGIS Online, ArcGIS Collector)
  • Google Earth
  • MS Office Suite
  • Cartography Research and developing solutions
  • Basic database structure knowledge
  • Technical Writing
  • Presentation Skills – both verbal and material
  • Project and time management

Experience and knowledge in the following:

  • GIS compatible scripting (Python, VBScript, Arcade)
  • Region specific permitting knowledge
  • Linear utility experience
  • Remote Sensing
  • Spatial Analysis Experience
  • AutoCAD, and interoperability with CAD drawings in Esri programs
  • Quick Capture, Survey 123
  • ArcGIS Portal

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