Geospatial Scientist/Geographic Information Systems (GIS) Analyst

Taylor Engineering Inc

United States, Remote

Taylor Engineering, Inc. seeks to hire a mid-level Geospatial Scientist/Geographic Information Systems (GIS) Analyst to work remotely or in any of our Florida locations (Jacksonville, Tampa, or Destin).

The Geospatial Scientist/GIS Analyst will work with our Federal Programs supporting FEMA MT-2 Program - Letter of Map Revisions. This is a nation-wide project and will accomplish the mission through spatial data development and analysis, map production, watershed management programs, and quality reviews.


A qualified candidate will possess the following.

  • Bachelor’s degree in Geographic Information Systems, Geospatial Information Sciences, Geography, Geomatics or other related field
  • 3-6 years of professional experience in the GIS field
  • An understanding of spatial analysis, data management in a relational database, map preparation, and topographic data development
  • Knowledge of the National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP), FEMA Flood Insurance Studies, MT-2, and/or other flood study related programs and processes
  • Knowledge of FEMA Guidelines and Standards for Flood Risk Analysis and Mapping
  • Enthusiastic, positive “can-do” attitude
  • Effective written and verbal communication skills
  • Effective analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Ability to understand and interpret technical information and diagrams
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced team environment and multitask effectively
  • Travel and field work may be required


  • Experience checking for graphical and technical accuracy of FEMA deliverables and associated reports
  • Knowledge of FEMA’s MIP tracking and reporting system
  • Knowledge of Environmental Regulations
  • Knowledge of ArcGIS/ArcGIS Pro and associated extensions including 3D Analyst and Spatial Analyst
  • Strong MS Excel and MS Access stills to leverage various data sources for use in GIS projects
  • Strong oral, people, and written communication skills
  • Certified Floodplain Manager (CFM) or willing to obtain

Physical Job Requirements:

  • Lifting up to (25) pounds unassisted
  • Sitting for extended periods of time
  • Possess acceptable vision (with or without corrective lenses) to be able to see and navigate a computer screen
  • Ability to occasionally go out into the field and construction sites


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Category GIS Analyst