Geographic Information Systems (GIS) Administrator

Contract W2, Contract Independent, Full Time
Work from home not available Travel not required

Job Description

Systems Adminstrator - Geographic Information Systems (GIS)

FEI is a leading IT company specializing in Federal and Local Government data system solutions. For the past decade we have maintained a leading position in providing programming and consulting services in our primary areas of expertise- Behavioral Health Data Systems, and Clinical Trials Software Solutions for institutional systems of care.

At FEI Systems, we recognize that our employees are an important part of our success. We promote a team environment where all employees have the opportunity to achieve professional and personal success. Currently FEI is looking for highly skilled, self-motivated and creative individuals to join our talented team of experts. FEI is an equal opportunity employer that believes in growing and promoting a diverse work force. Our employee compensation and benefits package is competitive within the industry and is designed to help employees meet varying needs throughout their careers and lives. If you're looking for a rewarding work environment that will challenge your mind and expand your horizons, then joining the FEI team may be right for you.


  • Digitize small-scale and large-scale projects using digitizing techniques and generate maps with large vector datasets
  • Perform attributing spatial and tabular data
  • Create, adjust, correct, manage, convert and distribute base maps and thematic data layers
  • Project and transform geospatial raster and vector data sets
  • Reformat, perform georeferencing, and rectify geospatial vector data to project specific base maps, i.e., digital orthophoto
  • Code and edit digital points, lines and polygons
  • Perform Quality Assurance and Quality Control of GIS data
  • Perform GPS and data collection
  • Provide topology development
  • Manage and edit large vector/raster datasets within ArcGIS / Microsoft SQL Server
  • Manage datasets in GIS
  • Conduct routine reviews of data for accuracy and auditing purposes
  • Collect data from data owners and load the data in the GIS system
  • Maintain data stewardship documentation
  • Maintain and collect metadata information
  • Develop technical documentation
  • Develop training course materials
  • Perform workflow and critical path analysis while preparing datasets
  • Collect enhancement requests and update data into the GIS system
  • Perform other duties as assigned

Education Requirements:

  • A Bachelor's Degree from an accredited college or university in Geography, GIS Technology, Cartography, Computer Science, or related field with at least nine (9) credit hours in courses specifically related to GIS operation/management

Preferred Experience:

  • At least five (5) years of experience with ArcGIS Desktop
  • At least three (3) years of experience with ArcGIS Server
*** This is a contingent position pending contract award

Location: Baltimore MD

NOTICE: EO/AA/VEVRAA/Disabled Employer - Federal Contractor. FEI Systems participates in E-Verify, a federal program that enables employers to verify the identity and employment eligibility of all persons hired to work in the United States by providing the Social Security Administration (SSA) and, if necessary, the Department of Homeland Security (DHS), with information from each new employee's Form I-9 to confirm work authorization. For more information on E-Verify, please contact DHS at (888) 464-4218.

Applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, marital status, political affiliation, disability, or genetic information, except where it relates to a bona fide occupational qualification or requirement. FEI Systems creates an Affirmative Action Plan on an annual basis. Pursuant to federal law, the portions of FEI Systems' Affirmative Action Program that relate to Section 503 (Persons with Disabilities) and/or Section 4212 (Protected Veterans), are available for inspection upon request by applicants and employees during FEI Systems' normal business hours.

Dice Id : 10408081
Position Id : 19-00111
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