GIS Specialist – Raleigh, NC | 2.12.18

Name of Employer: SEPI Engineering & Construction

Employer Website:

Raleigh, NC

Job title: GIS Specialist

Job Details / Description

Job Summary:

The Planning Department within SEPI Engineering & Construction, Inc. is looking for a GIS Specialist/Developer to join its GIS Team in Raleigh. This position will provide GIS technical assistance and tool development in support of environmental, operations and maintenance, and engineering projects.

Required Skills:

2-3 years’ working experience in GIS analysis and development

Knowledgeable of GIS concepts and theory

Ability to conduct vector-based spatial analysis

Experience with ArcGIS software, including Desktop, ArcGIS Pro, ArcGIS Online

Experience with Python development in ArcGIS environment

Developing tools/applications in ArcGIS and ArcGIS Online environments (WebApp Builder, ArcGIS Pro, etc.)

Model Builder experience

Experience with geodatabase design, data models and relational databases

Knowledge of SQL, query development experience

Experience with Microsoft Access and Excel

Strong problem-solving abilities and attention to detail

Desired Skills:

Knowledge of cartographic design principles

Experience in Environmental, Engineering and/or Transportation Planning disciplines

Experience with Mobile Apps and Data Collection

Experience with CAD and GPS

Knowledge of raster-based spatial analysis

Experience with open source GIS software (QGIS)


Conduct GIS analyses to support planners and engineers

Develop cartographic products for staff and clients

Develop Python tools and applications to streamline workflows, process data, perform spatial analyses, automate tasks, etc.

Machines, Tools and Equipment:

  • Operate standard office equipment (i.e., personal computer, scanning, copy machine, etc.)

Physical/Mental Demands:

  • Talk, hear, use hands and fingers to handle or feel, stoop, kneel, crouch, reach
  • Ability to lift/push/pull up to 15 pounds occasionally

Working Conditions:

  • Travel via automobile and work in field environment 20% of the time.
  • Work in indoor office environment 80% of the time.
  • Moderate noise level

Job Candidate Qualifications

Education, Training, Experience and Licensing/Certification Requirements:

  • Bachelor or Graduate Degree in Geography, GIS, Computer Science, or other related program.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • Must have a current valid NC Driver’s License

Must be able to work outdoors during a variety of weather and environmental conditions.

  • Must be proficient in Microsoft Office, Word, Excel
  • Must be detail oriented and possess excellent organizational skills
  • Must be able to work in a fast-paced environment and handle multiple tasks as assigned
  • Must communicate well with others and have excellent phone etiquette
  • Must be able to work independently and manage time wisely

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Posted on

February 14, 2018