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Technical Writer and Proposal Specialist

Geographic Technologies Group, Inc. (GTG) is currently seeking a Technical Writer and Proposal Specialist for our North Carolina office. The successful candidates must have effective oral and written communication skills and the ability to complete projects independently or in small teams.

DESIRED QUALIFICATIONS

  • Proven experience in proposal and case study writing
  • Proven experience in creating professional presentations with technical content
  • Knowledge of the methods and techniques employed in creating maps and GIS products
  • An understanding of Esri-based software and GPS equipment
  • Knowledge in the fundamentals of Cartography
  • Knowledge of geographic information system technology, as well as computer software and hardware

DUTIES

  • Proposal writing
  • Writing and editing technology planning documents
  • Writing short project case studies
  • Developing and editing web page content
  • Support other writing tasks as needed

EDUCATION

Candidates should preferably have a Bachelor’s Degree in GIS, Geography, or related field and 2-5 years’ experience with GIS and/or technical writing. Effective oral and written communication skills, presentation skills, and the ability to complete projects independently and/or in small teams in a responsible and timely manner are required.

COMPENSATION

This position offers a compensation range between $30,000 and $35,000 DOQ.

GTG offers group health, dental and disability coverage, and retirement plan. Two weeks paid vacation, two weeks paid sick time.

Director of GIS Consulting

Geographic Technologies Group is experiencing continued growth (15% per year for the past 3 years) and is celebrating our 20th anniversary as a company. We have just promoted our GIS Director to Chief Technology Officer and are filling the GIS Director position.

- Our goal is to be the most innovative GIS consulting company in the World.

- We are seeking team members that are forward thinking, innovative, and love GIS.

The bottom line is:

- We are seeking a GIS guru

- A person who is awesome with people

- An organized person who is great leading a team and managing projects

- A person who enjoys diverse projects in diverse geographies

Our growth plans are excited. Come join our team!!!

PRIMARY DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Acts as first line supervisor for designated staff within a department, including interviewing and selecting job applicants, training, overseeing work, and establishing and evaluating appropriate performance standards in accordance with the department’s objectives.
  • Responsible for all document creation in the GIS Business Line
  • Manage databases and perform advanced analyses
  • Evaluate user needs and requirements
  • Assist customer with both strategic and operations programs
  • Performs studies of various agency operations to define problems and determine methods to develop GIS applications to facilitate ease of use, including the customizing of desktop applications
  • Provides structured GIS training and technical assistance to company staff
  • May perform the work of other GIS staff as required
  • Supervise staff of the GIS Consulting Business Line, and serve as a technical advisor to clients as well as other departments within GTG.
  • Conduct monthly GIS Consulting Business Line meeting to review projects, billing, and goals/accomplishments
  • Define and track metrics and goals for GIS Consulting team members
Senior GIS Project Manager

SENIOR GIS PROJECT MANAGER

Geographic Technologies Group, Inc. is currently seeking a Senior GIS Project Manager for our GIS Consulting Department in our North Carolina office. This individual will lead key client projects and be responsible for ensuring the success of these projects at the highest level within the client’s organization. This position will require the individual to have an advanced understanding of GIS technologies, perform advanced analyses, evaluate user needs and requirements, assist client with both strategic and operational programs, manage large spatial databases and work as part of a project team.

JOB DESCRIPTION, REQUIREMENTS, AND OPPORTUNITIES

  • Responsible for project management including: compliance with company policies, definition of scope of work, establishment of budgets and schedules, control of project costs, compliance with schedule, timely payments for the work, and assurance of overall client satisfaction.
  • Acts as primary interface with clients for assigned projects, communicates with clients on an ongoing basis, and responds effectively to meets client’s needs.
  • Responsible for the financial success and client loyalty of assigned projects.
  • Responsible for success of technical implementation of assigned projects.
  • Responsible for development of all project documentation for assigned projects.
  • Maintains customer records by updating account information.
  • Conduct on-line presentations/webinars, giving on-site presentations, attending sales conferences, and assist in the creation of sales documents.
  • Provides leadership and effectively communicates project goals and status to project team.
  • Contributes to team effort by accomplishing related results as needed.

QUALIFICATIONS

At least 4 years of direct work experience in a project management capacity for GIS implementation projects, including all aspects of process development and execution. Also require:

  • Experience managing multiple projects simultaneously
  • Proven strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Experience utilizing geospatial technology in a professional environment
  • Proven practical GIS and/or IT skills
  • Familiarity with database design and implementation
  • Familiarity with software development methodologies
  • Demonstrated and verifiable leadership experience

EDUCATION

A bachelor’s degree in computer science, information technology or geography is required. A master’s degree in a related field is preferred. Ten years’ experience working with Management Information Systems (MIS) and Geographic Information Systems (GIS), with five years’ experience with technical writing and project management is preferred. An equivalent combination of education and experience sufficient to successfully perform the essential duties of the job as listed above is also acceptable.

COMPENSATION

This position offers a compensation range between $60,000 and $80,000 DOQ.

GTG offers group health, dental and disability coverage, and retirement plan. Two weeks paid vacation.

 

GIS Project Manager

GIS PROJECT MANAGER

Geographic Technologies Group, Inc. is currently seeking a GIS Project Manager for our GIS Consulting Department in our Goldsboro, NC office. This individual will lead client projects and be responsible for ensuring the success of these projects at the highest level within the client’s organization. This position will require the individual to have an advanced understanding of GIS technologies, perform advanced analyses, evaluate user needs and requirements, assist client with both strategic and operational programs, manage large spatial databases and work as part of a project team.

JOB DESCRIPTION, REQUIREMENTS, AND OPPORTUNITIES

  • Responsible for project management including: compliance with company policies, definition of scope of work, establishment of budgets and schedules, control of project costs, compliance with schedule, timely payments for the work, and assurance of overall client satisfaction.
  • Acts as primary interface with clients for assigned projects, communicates with clients on an ongoing basis, and responds effectively to meets client’s needs.
  • Responsible for the financial success and client loyalty of assigned projects.
  • Responsible for success of technical implementation of assigned projects.
  • Responsible for development of all project documentation for assigned projects.
  • Maintains customer records by updating account information.
  • Conduct on-line presentations/webinars, giving on-site presentations, attending sales conferences, and assist in the creation of sales documents.
  • Provides leadership and effectively communicates project goals and status to project team.
  • Contributes to team effort by accomplishing related results as needed.

QUALIFICATIONS

At least 1 year of direct work experience in a project management capacity for GIS implementation projects, including all aspects of process development and execution. Also require:

  • Experience managing multiple projects simultaneously
  • Proven strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Experience utilizing geospatial technology in a professional environment
  • Proven practical GIS and/or IT skills
  • Familiarity with database design and implementation
  • Familiarity with software development methodologies
  • Demonstrated and verifiable leadership experience

EDUCATION

A bachelor’s degree in computer science, information technology or geography is required. A master’s degree in a related field is preferred. Ten years’ experience working with Management Information Systems (MIS) and Geographic Information Systems (GIS), with five years’ experience with technical writing and project management is preferred. An equivalent combination of education and experience sufficient to successfully perform the essential duties of the job as listed above is also acceptable.

COMPENSATION

This position offers a compensation range between $45,000 and $65,000 DOQ.

GTG offers group health, dental and disability coverage, and retirement plan. Two weeks paid vacation

 

GIS Specialist

GEOGRAPHIC INFORMATION SYSTEMS (GIS) Specialist

Geographic Technologies Group, Inc. is currently seeking a GIS Specialist for our Goldsboro, NC office. This position interacts extensively the GIS Directors and Project Managers.

 

JOB DESCRIPTION, REQUIREMENTS, AND OPPORTUNITIES

  • Synthesize a variety of GIS data to be used in analysis and mapping products for multi-disciplinary departments within the organization
  • Work within established rigorous QA and QC processes to ensure accuracy of data and maps for inclusion in reports and presentations
  • Produce high quality cartographic products for reports, meetings, and presentations
  • Conduct a variety of geoprocessing and GIS analysis tasks
  • Manage maps and data in ArcGIS Online and produce web maps for use in ArcGIS Collector
  • Develop products as a high level technical expert on multi-disciplinary projects
  • Multi-task and work within a fast paced environment
  • Work within established organizational templates and data standards
  • Be a proactive member of project teams, both inside and outside of the organization
  • Coordinate GIS functions and uses with clients; identify and resolve GIS related concerns and provide GIS support

DESIRED QUALIFICATIONS

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily.

  • Intermediate or better level skill in the operation and use of various computers and mobile devices
  • Intermediate or better experience with GIS software (including Esri suite of applications)
  • Knowledge of the methods and techniques employed in creating maps and GIS products
  • Knowledge in the fundamentals of Cartography
  • Knowledge of research methods and techniques to analyze statistical and spatial data
  • Knowledge of the principles of quality control and quality assurance procedures
  • Knowledge of geographical information system technology, computer software and hardware
  • Ability to initiate and maintain satisfactory working relationships with government officials and the public

EDUCATION

A Bachelor’s degree in a field directly applicable to GIS such as, surveying, engineering, planning, IT, computer science, or mathematics plus experience in a responsible project management role. At least 5 years of experience with Esri software, and excellent communication and cartographic skills.

 

COMPENSATION

This position offers a compensation range between $38,500 and $50,000 DOQ.

GIS Technician

GEOGRAPHIC INFORMATION SYSTEMS (GIS) Technician

Geographic Technologies Group, Inc. is currently seeking a GIS Technician for our NC office to work on our Telecommunication Initiative. An understanding of Esri-based software and GPS equipment is desired. The successful candidates should preferably have a Bachelor’s Degree in GIS, Geography or related field. Effective oral and written communication skills, and the ability to complete projects independently and/or in small teams in a responsible and timely manner are required. Frequent overnight travel is required.

 

JOB DESCRIPTION, REQUIREMENTS, AND OPPORTUNITIES

This position interacts extensively with the Project Manager responsible for the project. GTG is a rapidly growing GIS consulting and software engineering firm with headquarters in North Carolina and regional offices throughout the country. GTG offers excellent benefits.

 

DESIRED QUALIFICATIONS

Strong preference given to applicants with prior experience developing and working with utility geodatabases, preferably telecommunications. Typical work performed by this position includes geo-referencing scanned as-builts or AutoCAD files and capturing utility data from them using heads-up digitizing in the Esri ArcGIS for Desktop environment. As well as using GTG’s in-house tools to import/design systems for client delivery.

 

  • Knowledge of the methods and techniques employed in creating maps and GIS products
  • Knowledge in the fundamentals of Cartography
  • Knowledge of research methods and techniques to analyze statistical and spatial data
  • Knowledge of the principles of quality control and quality assurance procedures
  • Knowledge of geographical information system technology, computer software and hardware
  • Ability to initiate and maintain satisfactory working relationships with government officials and the public

EDUCATION

Candidates should preferably have a Bachelor’s Degree in GIS, Geography or related field and up to 1.5 years’ experience with GIS and local government. Effective oral and written communication skills, presentation skills, and the ability to complete projects independently and/or in small teams in a responsible and timely manner are required. Frequent overnight travel is required, as are periods of prolonged project location on-site stays.

 

COMPENSATION

This position offers a compensation range between $32,000 and $40,000 DOQ.

GTG offers group health, dental and disability coverage, and retirement plan. Two weeks paid vacation, two weeks paid sick time.

"A Great Place to Work!" - February 2017

"GTG was a fantastic company to work for! To them you're not just another employee, but part of a team and a family. I really enjoyed working here and learning how GTG is on the cutting edge of implementing GIS software to local governments."

Working for GTG

Employee Benefits
Location
Culture
Employee Benefits

GTG Offers a full benefits package including:

  • Health Insurance through Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Dental & Vision coverage available
  • SimpleIRA with 3% match
  • Tuition & Professional Development Reimbursement
  • Gym Membership Reimbursement
  • Paid Vacation and Sick Leave
  • Paid Holidays
Location

GTG is headquartered in Goldsboro, North Carolina, a city of approximately 40,000 people.  A few perks of moving your career to Goldsboro include:

  • Rich local history, and family friendly historical sites and events.
  • Nearby outdoor recreation at the Cliffs of the Neuse State Park or a short drive east to the Atlantic Ocean, or West to the Smoky Mountains.
  • Many Public, Charter, and Private schools options are available.
  • Excellent housing market in both suburban or rural settings.
  • Outlet shopping within a half hour.
Culture

Geographic Technologies Group fosters a culture of innovation.  Working here, you'll work with intelligent minds, hard workers, and self-starters.  

As a growing company, in a growing industry, GTG strives to add new team members who can see the company's vision, and help propel the company towards growth.

Contact careers@geotg.com with questions about working for GTG