Computers, Software, Engineering, Finance/Economics, Government and Policy, Information Technology, Internet/E-Commerce, Real Estate, Science, Transportation, Quality Control, Research & Development, Environmental, Web Technology, Energy / Utilities
VHB’s passionate professionals include engineers, scientists, planners, and designers who partner with public and private clients in the transportation, real estate, institutional, and energy industries, as well as federal, state, and local governments.
Together, we work to improve mobility, enhance communities and economic vitality, and balance development and infrastructure needs with environmental stewardship.
VHB is seeking to hire a GIS Specialist to join our growing team in our northeast regional offices. This position could be based out of VHB's Watertown, MA, Bedford, NH, Worcester, MA or Wethersfield, CT. The qualified candidate will work within the Applied Technology Services Group to provide a range of GIS services to a diverse set of clients in areas such as transportation, municipal, energy, institutional, real estate, and federal.
Provide mapping and analysis using Esri’s ArcGIS Desktop and ArcGIS Pro product lines
Work collaboratively with various members of VHB’s other teams located in our New England offices
Provide support in configuring applications using Esri’s ArcGIS Online (Collector, Survey123, Web Maps and Web Applications), to support project work
Communicate and be able to work as an individual as well as part of a large team
Proactively provide your own ideas and solutions to solve project related problems
Provide GIS technical assistance and support to other members of the office
Provide time estimates for project proposals and RFPs
Perform Quality Control tests on data entry and map deliverables done by others
Skills and Abilities
Must have a solid understanding of the principles and practices of GIS and cartography
Knowledge of working with and editing geodatabases
Demonstrated experience developing high quality maps and data products through a portfolio highlighting their previous work
Demonstrated experience in applying GIS technology to environmental, transportation or land development projects
Experience working with Esri’s ArcGIS Desktop, ArcPro, ArcGIS Online, ArcGIS Server, and/or AutoCAD a plus
Minimum 3-5 years of experience working with the Esri product Suite
B.S. in GIS, geography, cartography, planning, engineering, computer science or a related field
Experience with ESRI's ArcGIS Desktop software suite
Experience with Relational Database Management Systems (Microsoft Access, SQL Server, etc.)
Experience with Microsoft Office suite of software
Ability to learn new skills and methods on-the-fly, troubleshoot issues, and solve technical problems
Experience with utility systems a plus.
At VHB, we’re invested in what we do, compelled by intellectual curiosity, and driven to work collectively to best serve our clients and help shape the future of our communities in a meaningful way. We’re proud, yet humbled, to have been doing this for nearly 40 years. We are dedicated to making a positive impact, and providing opportunities to grow personally and professionally.