Select Location: Minnesota: Saint Paul, MN
American Engineering Testing, Inc. is seeking a Geographic Information Systems (GIS) Specialist with 5-10 years of experience in the engineering consulting industry to assist with the development of mapping applications and tools and managing a digital library of geographic maps in various file types.Â
At American Engineering Testing, youâ€™ll have the opportunity to work with the best and brightest in the industry. Every day our employees apply their diverse skills, expertise, and knowledge to our mission of engineering and delivering creative solutions that improve our world. Weâ€™ll support you as a valued member of our team, whether youâ€™re established in your career or just starting out, through training programs, hands-on experience, mentoring opportunities, and guidance from respected industry leaders. As a 100% employee-owned company, our employees share in the rewards of our growth and success.
IN THIS JOB, YOU WILL:
Â·Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Designing databases for presentation to AET public and private clients and for use in business development efforts.
Â·Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Work with fellow AET employees to perform the examination and analysis of information given specific criteria, designing databases, and connecting GIS with other technologies.
Â·Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Development and insertion of various types of data into GIS databases, such as text or spreadsheet files containing longitude/latitude coordinates, aerial and satellite imagery, tabular data, and digitizing paper maps or map images manually.
Â·Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Participation in the launching and supporting of online and mobile maps for public consumption.
Â·Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Participate in the development of AET standards for GIS product formatting and presentation.
Â·Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Cooperating and interacting with AET clients when necessary.
Â·Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Develop training materials for AET employees on the use of GPS equipment and GIS field tools
Â·Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Work Closely with AET employees utilizing other systems and tools to integrate maps (e.g., CAD, Retroreflectivity, drone imagery, LiDAR, etc.)
Â·Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Development and utilization of ArcGIS online tools
Â·Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Assist in the overall maintenance and management of AET GIS databases
REQUIRED EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:
Â·Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Bachelorâ€™s Degree in Graphical Information Systems, computer science, geography, surveying, engineering, or related field.
Â·Â Â Â Â Â Â Â 5 to 10 yearsâ€™ related experience
Â·Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Database programming languages such as SQL, R, Python or similar languages.
American Engineering Testing, Inc. (AET) specializes in geotechnical engineering, pavement engineering, environmental consulting, building technology consulting, construction materials design and testing, and petrographic/chemical analysis. Our extensive in-house resources and solid reputation attract quality-focused regional, national, and international clients from a wide range of industries.
AET is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer; AA/EEO/Veterans/Disability friendly employer.Â All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, sex, religion, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin or any other characteristic protected by applicable Federal, State, or local laws.Â Reasonable accommodations or workable solutions may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform essential functions.