The primary responsibility of the GIS Analyst is to develop and maintain
geospatial datasets in support of agriculture- and natural resources-based
economic development in the state of South Carolina. The GIS Analyst will
create datasets from tabular data, derive datasets based on geospatial
analysis tools, and coordinate with third-party data providers to gain
access to relevant data.
Please see the full job description for details and the application
We are looking for someone with expert proficiency with ESRI ArcGIS for
Desktop software. Strong GIS vector/raster analysis and model building
skills; Spatial database design and development experience; Python software
development for GIS automation and custom geoprocessing; Experience
publishing maps and related content via web-based GIS portals (e.g., ArcGIS
Online or ArcGIS Portal); Statistical analysis background, including
programming; ArcGIS Server administration; Enterprise geodatabase
administration (Oracle or Microsoft SQL Server);Image classification and
analysis. ArcGIS Server publishing (e.g., Map, Feature, and Geoprocessing
MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS: A bachelor’s degree in geography or a related field
and work experience in the development and maintenance of geographic
information systems; or an associate degree in geography or a related field
and expert-level work experience in the development and maintenance of
geographic information systems.
PREFERRED IN ADDITION TO THE MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS: Graduate degree
(agriculture related, natural resources, or equivalent) and experience or a
bachelors degree with significant related experience is required.
Background in Agriculture and Natural Resource production/economics.
Excellent verbal and written communication skills and ability to work with