This is not your typical GIS job. We are a fortune 500 company, the largest commercial real estate firm in the world, and use location intelligence, specifically GIS, to drive smart real estate decisions for our clients. We are looking for a hybrid GIS Specialist / Developer (light) with a strong knowledge of 3D GIS systems and processes to maintain a proprietary system built atop ESRIs platform, specifically ArcGIS Pro.
Candidates must also be able to speak passionately to their discipline and interact with our clients and sales professionals to deliver highly customized solutions. Extreme creativity and enthusiasm for GIS is an absolute must.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Create and edit existing 3D GIS assets using ArcGIS Pro, CityEngine, and/or CAD software (e.g. Rhino, sketchup).
Troubleshoot proprietary system errors and inefficiencies through general GIS and analytical processes.
Communicate with architects and developers to convert 3D models of new developments and integrate into system.
Develop and revise custom geoprocessing tools via Python to expedite 3D map production and extend current capabilities.
Consult with and advise sales professionals and management on geographic information available, analytical projects, and higher end products.
Create story driven web apps, web scenes, and storymaps to tell smart real estate location stories, both 3D and 2D.
Maintain library of previously designed material for future use.
Proactively search for new and different data sources, integrating this into proprietary system.
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
EDUCATION and EXPERIENCE
Bachelors degree from four-year college or university with a major or minor in Geography or related field; or Associates degree or equivalent from two-year college or technical school, with training in GIS technology.
Requires 1 - 4 years of experience or advanced knowledge of ArcGIS Pro and experience with 3D procedural modelling software (CityEngine preferred).
Strong familiarity using ArcGIS enterprise and ArcGIS Online.
Basic knowledge of reactive frameworks (react, vue, etc)
Simple understanding of web application UI and UX
Strong Python scripting knowledge; experience working with ArcPy package
Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
Strong organizational and analytical skills.
Ability to provide efficient, timely, reliable and courteous service to customers.
Ability to effectively present information.
OTHER SKILLS and/or ABILITIES
Proficiency in ArcGIS Suite.
Knowledge of commercial real estate terms and definitions, real estate analytical methods required.
SCOPE OF RESPONSIBILITY
Decisions made with understanding of procedures and company policies to achieve set results and deadlines.Responsible for setting own project deadlines. Errors in judgment may cause short-term impact to co-workers and supervisor.
Location/Region: New York, NY