Job Title GIS Research Associate
Internal Title GIS Manager
Band Unclassified
Requisition Number 007034
Minimum Salary Salary commensurate with qualifications.
Salary Range $80,000-$90,000
Pay Basis Annually
Department Institute for Families in Society
Campus USC Columbia
Expected Fill Date
Job Posting Date 12-20-2013
Reopen Date
Minimum Posting Period Ends 12-27-2013
Job Close Date
Type of Position Permanent
Job Type Full-Time
Job Category Technical
If Research Grant/Time Limited, indicate the benefits provided
Job Description University of South Carolina/Institute for Familes in Society is seeking a GIS Research Associate/GIS Manager. Will manage the implementation and maintenance of a GIS SDE/SQL Server database and the development of GIS automation routines in support of multiple research projects conducted by the Institute for Families in Society, Division of Policy and Research on Medicaid and Medicare. This position is established in support of expanded research activities or projects.
Minimum Qualifications Master’s degree in geography, computer science, or a related field and 5 years related experience,
Knowledge of GIS principles, hardware, and software. Knowledge of GIS SDE/SQL Server database architecture. Knowledge of spatial analytical/spatial statistical theory and methods. Experience with ArcGIS and extensions, ArcGIS Workflow Manager, and SDE/SQL Server administration. Experience with application development software (Python, VBA, C++, HTML, CSS, etc.).
Ability to develop and implement GIS automation applications, quality assurance protocols, and metadata standards. Ability to communicate effectively orally and in writing.
Preferred Qualifications
Documents which must be associated with this posting Resume/CV
Cover Letter
List of References
Special Instructions to Applicants
SOC Code 25-1000

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