Do you have a passion for GIS and the outdoors? Are you energetic, creative and looking for a new challenge? The Nebraska Game and Parks Commission has an excellent opportunity for a self-motivated individual to lead its GIS team into the future and help our visitors discover more about its state parks, wildlife management areas, historical parks, rivers, lakes and reservoirs using ESRI's tools.
Examples of Work
Qualifications / Requirements
REQUIREMENTS: Bachelors degree or equivalent in computer science, information systems, mathematics, engineering or other related field and two years of experience, education, or training in coding computer applications; programming experience can be substituted for education on a year for year basis.
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
Knowledge of: GIS software development principles and methods for designing, developing, optimizing and integrating new and/or reusable components; software system testing procedures, programming and documentation; GIS spatial and statistical analysis; Geodatabase management principles and methodologies. GIS Standards and policies.
Skill in: Candidate must have strong GIS technical, organizational, planning, problem-solving and decision-making skills; Geodatabase schema design and implementation skills; Skill in analyzing needs and application requirements to determine sound technical solutions; Excellent customer service and communication skills required. Ability to: Analyze spatial data; apply GIS programming languages and solutions; read, listen and understand information so others will understand; apply deductive reasoning; think logically; organize, plan and prioritize work; provide guidance to less experienced staff and coworkers; test and install, implement, document and maintain software; design, code, test and debug large and complex ArcGIS software applications; debug GIS computer applications and scripts, maintain source code, modify and upgrade applications as necessary; keep technical skills up-to-date and use job relevant knowledge. Develop and maintain effective working relationships with vendors, staff and users.
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