November 27, 2020
Reference ID:7208
Updated:March 20, 2015
Duration:Full Time
Salary:Depends on Experience
Web Site:
Location:San Diego, CA
Country:United States
To Apply:Apply online at the url listed below
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Close Date:4/19/15
GIS Analyst
Amec Foster Wheeler Environment & Infrastructure
Job Description
Amec Foster Wheeler ( designs, delivers and maintains strategic and complex assets for its customers across the global energy and related sectors.

With pro-forma 2013 annualized scope revenues of £5.5 billion and over 40,000 employees in more than 50 countries, the company operates across the whole of the oil and gas industry – from production through to refining, processing and distribution of derivative products – and in the mining, clean energy, power generation, pharma, environment and infrastructure markets.

Amec Foster Wheeler shares are publicly traded on the London Stock Exchange and its American Depositary Shares are traded on the New York Stock Exchange. Both trade under the ticker AMFW.

We offer competitive salaries along with a complete benefits package including: medical, vision, & dental coverage, 401K Matching, Educational Reimbursement, and a variety of Training and Development Programs to help you develop the skills you need to succeed in your chosen career path. Additional information can be obtained from our website at

Role Overview
Amec Foster Wheeler Environment & Infrastructure is seeking a Professional GIS Analyst, to be responsible for developing and maintaining GIS components for various DoD and other related projects. This position will be location in our San Diego office.

Key Responsibilities
• Collaborate with GIS manager and task managers to effectively integrate GIS to clearly meet project objectives;
• Develop and maintain GIS projects utilizing ESRI ArcGIS (and extensions);
• Effectively integrate GIS with other applications (i.e. database, groundwater modeling, CAD, GPS);
• Work with web and database developers to implement and maintain comprehensive web and GIS applications;
• Preparation of maps, digitizing, interpretation and analysis of data in GIS;
• Preparation of GIS data for use on mobile devices in the field;
• Post processes GPS data;
• Geo-reference data;
• Creates and maintains Geodatabases; and
• Data management.
Job Requirements
Role Requirements
• B.S. in Geography or other area of science or equivalent discipline;
• GIS certificate or demonstrated record of progressing GIS Training/Cartographic Training;
• Experience being an essential part of a team that developed integrated GIS, web, and database applications;
• 5+ years experience working with GIS;
• Demonstrated experience developing GIS applications in an enterprise environment using ESRI ArcGIS;
• Demonstrated experience developing high quality maps that effectively communicate target project data;
• Must have highly effective communication skills, both verbal and written;
• Must pass background check and drug screen;
• Have the ability to exercise attention to detail and follow oral and written instructions well;
• Self-motivating to meet individual goals and maintain accountability;
• Ability to multi-task and work in a team environment;
• Basic knowledge of AutoCAD is desired;
• Familiarity with engineering is desired;
• Utility experience a plus; and
• Experience with graphics programs (Adobe, etc.) a plus.

If you believe you have the necessary knowledge, experience and enthusiasm to succeed in this position, then we would like to hear from you.

We are an equal opportunity employer that recognizes the value of a diverse workforce. All qualified individuals will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, age, religion, gender, national origin, disability and/or protected veteran status in accordance with governing laws.

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