GIS Analyst

Office location: Berkeley, CA

Stillwater Sciences seeks a GIS Analyst to work in our Berkeley office and provide support to river restoration and watershed analysis projects throughout the western U.S.

The GIS Analyst will:

  • Perform GIS spatial analysis tasks
  • Automate spatial tasks in support of resource specialists with Python and Arcpy
  • Process, automate and analyze large volume datasets from photogrammetry and LiDAR
  • Create/maintain metadata documentation
  • Perform quality assurance and quality control of geospatial data
  • Develop and maintain webmaps and spatial web mashups
  • Support mapping & figure production, when needed
  • Work as an integral part of a multidisciplinary team of geomorphologists, biologists, and other professional staff
  • Juggle multiple tasks, projects, and deadlines in a timely manner

Qualified applicants should possess:

  • Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in GIS, Geography or other physical science, and five years of work experience, preferably in a consulting environment. Knowledge of other physical or biological sciences.
  • Experience in web mapping and programming (Python, Javascript and ESRI Javascript API, CSS, HTML5). Experience with other website maintenance and cloud hosting.
  • Experience with ESRI’s ArcGIS Desktop 10.7/ArcGIS Pro 2.4, ArcGIS Online software, QGIS, and a solid understanding of spatial data manipulation and formats including Arcpy. Experience in Spatial Analyst, 3D Analyst, LiDAR processing, and watershed and hydrologic modeling.
  • Experience with electronic data collection and processing (ArcGIS Collector, Trimble Pathfinder Office, Terrasync).
  • Experience with AutoCAD Civil 3D, Agisoft Metashape, or Geocue LP360 software a plus.
Compensation and Application Details:
  • Full-time position in Berkeley, CA. 
  • Stillwater Sciences provides a competitive compensation package including a 401(k) plan, ESOP, and full health and dental care.
  • Salary is commensurate with qualifications and experience.
  • Please send a cover letter describing experience (including your requested salary range), work examples (e.g., maps, webmap links, models) with a resume, in MS Word or PDF format to:
  • Resumes without a cover letter and salary requirements will not be considered.
  • Position will remain open until filled.

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