GIS Analyst (ARNG)
Phoenix, AZ 
Posted 9 days ago
Job Description
Vernadero Group Inc. is a Veteran-Owned Small Business founded in 1999 to provide infrastructure and environmental program support to Federal agency projects and activities throughout the United States and its territories. Vernadero is seeking a GIS Analyst to provide geospatial support for the Army National Guard (ARNG). The successful candidate will be responsible for summarizing year-by-year quality assurance performance on a variety of geospatial metrics across all ARNG sites. Data analytics will involve inputs from both GIS assets and real property information. The position supporting the ARNG G9 geospatial requirements is a full-time, permanent position that allows for off-site teleworking.

Candidates should possess the following minimum qualifications:
  • Bachelor’s degree in geography, landscape architecture, planning, environmental science, or related field
  • Minimum of 4 years of professional geospatial and geodatabase experience
  • Proficiency with ESRI ArcGIS ArcPro and ArcGIS Enterprise
  • Knowledge of data analytics software such as Tableau Desktop
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Office software
  • Ability to produce sophisticated maps for technical reports and mapping programs
  • Excellent written and oral communications skills including dealing with senior officials
  • Organizational skills and the ability to work in a complex environment
  • U.S. citizenship and ability to travel nationwide
  • Valid U.S. driver’s license
  • Ability to achieve Government security clearance
Preference will be given to candidates that possess:
  • Graduate degree in a geography, landscape architecture, planning, environmental science or related field
  • GISP Certification
  • Experience leading GIS and geospatial support training classes
  • Experience with Army and ARNG geospatial databases, infrastructure, and real property data
  • Demonstrated experience with Python scripting, with the ESRI arcpy module
  • Experience with SDSFIE version 4.0
  • Experience with the Department of the Army databases and software packages
Specific responsibilities for the GIS Analyst may include the following:
  • Quality assurance performance tracking on large amounts of facility data using data analytics software
  • Ability to produce clear and concise graphics for quality assurance reports provided to higher level management at ARNG
  • Perform analysis in Tableau Desktop on various site attributes and state-by-state facility metrics
  • Perform quality assurance on large map datasets covering the entire ARNG
  • Communicating directly with ARNG stakeholders in multiple states
  • Working with a team of GIS Analyst in the development of common installation picture (CIP) data layers, metadata, and SDSFIE migration of several terabytes of data
  • Aid in troubleshooting arcpy (Python) geospatial tools and SQL queries

Vernadero is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to providing a workplace free from harassment and discrimination. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, marital status, veteran status, disability status, pregnancy, parental status, genetic information, political affiliation, or any other status protected by the laws or regulations in the locations where we operate. Accommodations are available for applicants with disabilities.


Job Summary
Start Date
As soon as possible
Employment Term and Type
Regular, Full Time
Required Education
Bachelor's Degree
Required Experience
4+ years
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