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Wednesday, April 26, 2017 9:56 AM • Mōno Simeone
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  • Thursday, September 29, 2016 10:57 AM | Mōno Simeone (Administrator)
    Job Title*: Remote sensing scientist
    Job Description: Ceres Imaging acquires, processes, and analyzes high-resolution multispectral imagery to identify water and nutrient stress across a wide range of crops and over hundreds of thousands of acres, enabling farmers to more efficiently manage their irrigation and fertilizer application. We are seeking a scientist with a background in remote sensing and the earth sciences who can contribute to the development of products that extract agronomic insight from aerial imagery.

    Responsibilities will include, but are not limited to:
    + Analysis of geospatial datasets, primarily imagery, but also ground data in a variety of formats.
    + Development of tools that combine spectral imagery, weather, soil, ground samples, and other datasets to determine crop physiological traits, and translation to management recommendations to growers.
    + Calibration of sensor systems, including visible, near infrared, and thermal cameras.

    Desired experience:
    + PhD in remote sensing, earth science, or a related field.
    + Experience applying remote sensing to vegetation, especially agricultural systems, is a plus.

    Desired skills:
    + Proficiency with tools for geospatial analysis of imagery, such as ENVI
    + Comfort with writing/adapting code in a language such as Python or R
    Salary:
    Organization*: Ceres Imaging
    Department:
    Address*: 1322 Webster

    Oakland, CA 94612
    United States
    Contact Name:
    Contact Email: james@ceresimaging.net
    Contact Phone Number:
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    Website: http://ceresimaging.net


  • Wednesday, September 28, 2016 9:55 AM | Mōno Simeone (Administrator)
    Job Title*: Image processing and infrastructure engineer
    Job Description: Ceres Imaging uses aerial spectral imaging to help farmers improve crop management practices like fertilizer application, irrigation schedules, stress/problem detection, and other applications. We are seeking an image processing and infrastructure engineer to lead the effort of scaling up the image processing pipeline while also contributing to new features and products based on analysis of Ceres imagery.

    Areas of responsibility include:
    + Scaling the image processing pipeline to handle mosaicking, georegistering, and classifying 1+ TB imagery/day.
    + Developing solutions for data storage and access.
    + Developing/implementing new algorithms for analysis of imagery.

    Desirable experience:
    + Experience implementing/architecting a distributed computing system.
    + Experience with processing and analysis of imagery (remote sensing experience is a plus).

    Desirable skills:
    + Knowledge of python.
    + Familiarity with geographic information systems is a plus.
    Salary:
    Organization*: Ceres Imaging
    Department:
    Address*: 1322
    Webster
    Oakland, CA 94612
    United States
    Contact Name: James McBride
    Contact Email: james@ceresimaging.net
    Contact Phone Number:
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    Website: http://ceresimaging.net


  • Friday, September 16, 2016 1:40 PM | Mōno Simeone (Administrator)
    Job Title*: GIS Analyst - On Call
    Job Description: ICF is currently seeking an On-Call (Temporary) GIS Analyst to be based in the San Francisco, CA office

    About ICF
    ICF International (NASDAQ:ICFI) partners with government and commercial clients to deliver professional services and technology solutions in the environment and infrastructure, energy and climate change; health, human services, and social programs; and homeland security and defense markets. Our Environment and Planning division provides a range of consulting services in environmental analysis and compliance (e.g., CEQA, NEPA), transportation, land use planning, transmission planning, public affairs, permitting (e.g., renewable energy) and other emerging market sectors. Our clients include federal, state and local agencies, and private energy and utility companies. Since 1969, ICF has been serving government at all levels, major corporations, and multilateral institutions. More than 4,500 employees serve these clients worldwide. ICF's Web site is www.icfi.com

    Job Description
    As an On-Call (Temporary/As-Needed) GIS Analyst you will be responsible for providing GIS technical services for a wide variety of client projects in the areas of natural resource conservation, water resources, land use and transportation planning, and environmental impact assessment.
    Qualifications

    Minimum Qualifications
    Bachelors degree in Geography, GIS, environmental sciences, or a related field
    1-3 years of practical experience working in the GIS field (coursework and/or degree may be substituted for experience)
    Hands-on operational experience of ESRI GIS software, including ArcGIS 10.3, Spatial Analyst and Model Builder
    Ability to correctly generate and provide calculations on geospatial and tabular data
    Detail oriented with the ability to produce quality maps while maintaining efficiency
    Experience georeferencing and digitizing data and converting CAD data to GIS
    Proficiency in MS Office Applications (Excel, Access, Word); comfort working with pivot tables and using vlookup functions
    Excellent verbal and written communication skills
    Additional/Preferred Qualifications
    Understanding of Python for use in ArcGIS
    Experience with ArcGIS Online and ArcGIS Collector for iPad
    Experience with Trimble GPS units and GPS Pathfinder
    Experience with Data Driven Pages
    Experience in environmental consulting industry
    Familiarity with open source platforms such as Carto, Mapbox, and Leaflet
    ICF offers an excellent benefits package, an award winning talent development program, and fosters a highly skilled, energized and empowered workforce. ICF is an equal opportunity employer that values diversity at all levels. (EEO/AA – Minorities/Females/Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities) For a listing of other career opportunities at ICF, please visit our Career Center at https://careers.icfi.com.

    Primary Location : United States-California-San Francisco
    Salary:
    Organization*: ICF International
    Department: Environment and Planning
    Address*: 620 Folsom Street

    San Francisco, CA 94107
    United States
    Contact Name:
    Contact Email:
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    Website: https://icfi.taleo.net/careersection/icf_prof_ext/jobdetail.ftl?lang=en&job=1600003573
  • Wednesday, September 14, 2016 10:56 PM | Mōno Simeone (Administrator)
    Job Title*: GIS Intern
    Job Description: Please go to our website, https://www.sjwater.com, go to the CAREERS section, and select Job Opportunities
    Salary: $17.00-$18.00 per hour
    Organization*: San Jose Water Company
    Department: GIS
    Address*: 1265
    S Bascom Ave 
    San Jose, CA 95128
    United States
    Contact Name: Fernando Mutia
    Contact Email:
    Contact Phone Number:
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    Website: http://www.sjwater.com

     

  • Monday, September 12, 2016 1:32 PM | Mōno Simeone (Administrator)
    Job Title*: Mapping Graphics Technician
    Job Description: The East Bay Regional Park District is a system of beautiful parklands and trails in Alameda and Contra Costa counties. We are currently seeking an experienced and passionate individual to join our team. Under supervision, the Mapping Graphics Technician will perform professional park planning graphics work to assist Acquisition, Stewardship and Development (ASD) staff with map-making and presentation graphics utilizing GIS data, organization of graphic files to facilitate access by other staff, research, report-writing, record keeping and administrative support functions.

    The essential functions of this position include, but are not limited to: graphics support utilizing computerized and hand-generated presentation graphic techniques, including maps, charts, exhibits, Power Point presentations, diagrams, site depictions, etc. in park planning, project environmental review; natural resource assessments; maintenance of graphics data records, both manual and computerized; and assists professional staff with researching and writing less complex reports or sections of reports.

    OTHER FUNCTIONS AND DUTIES
    Other functions and duties related to this role will include: assists in public hearings by preparing presentation maps and charts; assists with meeting logistics; and provides technical assistance for Power Point presentations. Researches factual data required for park planning (i.e., demographic, user, and natural resource data, etc.) and renders such data appropriate for use; identifies and initiates contacts with sources. Provides administrative support for the department such as, establishing project databases, establishing public hearing and other mailing lists; providing other administrative support as needed. Performs related duties as assigned.
    Salary: 60,000 - 65,000/annually
    Organization*: East Bay Regional Park District
    Department: Planning & GIS
    Address*: 2950
    Peralta Oaks Ct.
    Oakland, CA 94605
    United States
    Contact Name: Quynh Truong
    Contact Email: qtruong@ebparks.org
    Contact Phone Number: 510-544-2161
    Contact Fax Number:
    Website: http://agency.governmentjobs.com/ebparks/default.cfm
  • Thursday, September 08, 2016 10:40 AM | Mōno Simeone (Administrator)
    Job Title*: GIS Intern
    Job Description: The San José Fire Department is offering one internship for the Geographic Information Systems (GIS) section.
    The SJFD's GIS section provides analytical and mapping assistance to support the Fire Department operations. This intern position will assist with extensive data analysis, fire run map creation, station map updates and web mapping applications.

    The ideal candidate possesses:

    -High proficiency in ArcGIS mapping software and Network analyst and Spatial Analyst extensions;

    -Strong skills in cartographic design (preferably background in map-book creation using data driven pages);

    -Strong skills in geospatial visualization/analysis;

    -Familiarity with FME spatial data transformation and integration software;

    -Experience with database management and geodatabase concept;

    -Familiarity with web mapping applications, design and software development;

    Other desirable skills and characteristics:

    All positions require excellent oral and written communication skills, and knowledge of various GIS software, comfortable using with Microsoft office suite. Candidates must have strong interpersonal skills and be able to work independently or in a team environment, ability to work on multiple projects at once, and able to commit to a regular, weekly work schedule.

    Minimum Qualifications

    Student Intern: Any combination equivalent to completion of high school and current enrollment in an undergraduate or graduate program from an accredited college or university in computer science, math, geography, statistics, environmental studies and/or other relevant field. Preference given for students in geography (GIS), computer science, database development and management, or related fields.

    Graduate Student Intern: Any combination of training and experience equivalent to completion of a bachelor's degree and current enrollment in a master's degree program from an accredited college or university in computer science, math, geography, statistics, environmental studies, database development and management, or related fields.

    Current enrollment in an accredited college or university in a graduate program is required. Graduate student interns must continue to be enrolled in a college or university during their employment with the City of San José.

    LICENSES: Valid California driver's license required.

    TERM OF ASSIGNMENT: TBD

    HOURS PER WEEK: 25-30 hrs per week
    Salary: $15-$20/hr
    Organization*: City of San Jose
    Department: Fire Department
    Address*: 255
    South Montgomery Street Building 1
    San Jose, CA 95110
    United States
    Contact Name: Peri Putnam
    Contact Email: perihan.putnam@sanjoseca.gov
    Contact Phone Number: 408-712-4340
    Contact Fax Number: 408-971-2113
    Website: http://www.sanjoseca.gov/


  • Wednesday, September 07, 2016 12:11 PM | Mōno Simeone (Administrator)
    Job Title*: GIS Intern
    Job Description: Peninsula Open Space Trust (POST) is a highly successful local land trust that protects and cares for open space, farms, and parkland in and around Silicon Valley. The Land Department consists of the Land Transactions team and the Stewardship Team. The Land Transactions team purchases lands from willing sellers or accepts lands by donation and negotiates conservation easements. The Land Stewardship Team manages these lands and easements and fosters relationships with tenants and landowners. Critical to our land conservation mission is the use of maps that communicate the key features of protected lands, those sought for future protection, and those that are currently managed by POST.

    POST is offering a full-time (40 hours per week), three-month internship opportunity in support of its land transaction and stewardship work. The intern will provide GIS mapping and cartographic support to the Land Department, including preparation of maps related to strategic planning, land transactions, and land management. In addition, the intern will provide general office support, including copying, filing, and other administrative tasks. This is a terrific opportunity to gain experience in the local land conservation arena!

    The ideal candidate will:

    o Have a background and interest in land conservation
    o Be working towards or possess a Bachelor’s or graduate degree
    o Have strong cartographic design skills using ArcGIS 10 (at least 1 year college-level GIS coursework or equivalent professional experience and the ability to independently produce professional-quality maps from GIS data)
    o Possess strong writing, research, and communication skills
    o Be highly organized and detail oriented
    o Be motivated, enthusiastic, and flexible
    o Be proficient with Mac OS and Windows and familiar with Word, Excel, and PowerPoint. Experience with the Adobe Creative Suite (Illustrator, Photoshop, InDesign) preferred, but not required
    o Experience working in a non-profit is a plus, but not required

    This is a temporary position and carries no discretionary benefits. Exact timing and scheduling can be flexible to accommodate the appropriate candidate. Pay is $15.00 per hour.

    POST is an equal opportunity employer and encourages applications from people of under-represented groups who will contribute to the diversity of its staff.

    Please submit your resume with a cover letter explaining your interest in POST and your dates of availability to this link:

    https://app.jobvite.com/j?cj=obpS3fwf&s=BayGeo

    POST’s office is located in downtown Palo Alto, conveniently located for public transportation.
    Salary: $15.00/hour
    Organization*: Peninsula Open Space Trust
    Department: Land Department
    Address*: 222
    High Street
    Palo Alto, CA 94031
    United States
    Contact Name:
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    Website: https://openspacetrust.org/


  • Friday, September 02, 2016 9:43 AM | Mōno Simeone (Administrator)
    Job Title*: GIS Database Consultant
    Job Description: We are looking for a consultant to help with the creation of a GIS database from the ground up. The project will require around 30days of adhoc consultancy over a 3 month period. We need someone with detailed knowledge of ArcGIS databases, scripting for database data entry and large raster and point datasets. This person will help us avoid any pitfalls in our GIS database creation and help streamline the data entry and future database updates. Knowledge of Safe FME would be a bonus.
    Salary: Negotiable based on experience
    Organization*: Confidential
    Department:
    Address*: Street
    United States
    San Rafael, California 94702
    United States
    Contact Name:
    Contact Email:
    Contact Phone Number: 415-847-0892
    Contact Fax Number:
    Website: http://


  • Friday, August 19, 2016 2:50 PM | Mōno Simeone (Administrator)
    Job Title*: GIS Specialist
    Job Description: Join Sanborn’s award-winning team! Sanborn is looking for a GIS Specialist who can provide additional capacity to state and field offices to research, identify and acquire specific data from staff within a state; to develop these data into geospatial layers which conform to defined data standards, are topologically correct and are in accordance with FGDC and BLM metadata standards, and finally, to ensure that all state level data compilations roll up to national views.

    Secondary duties include performing initial Quality Control (QC) on all acquired data as well as on produced geospatial representations of that data and to report on QC issues unresolved, to document via required geospatial metadata as well as via monthly progress reports, and to perform mapping for QC and update briefing purposes.

     These positions all require a solid understanding of the geospatial tools to be used and the ability to follow a designated process, skills and knowledge essentially.

     Primary tools to be used include ArcGIS desktop (ArcMap), Spatial Data Engine (SDE), and other geospatial software components that may vary by state. The GIS Specialist will need to have experience in developing geospatial data and FGDC compliant metadata, resolving data conflicts, performing spatial QC and documenting all work.

     Data priorities, initial mash-ups of geospatial data, methods and strategy will be provided and discussed prior to deployment via orientation.

     Strong communication and organizational skills are imperative to this position. He/she will be required to initiate and complete a variety of work tasks, requiring close coordination with and input from other people (including state and field staff members).

     The GIS Specialist will also provide demonstrations and briefings for state staff on progress and results, as well as with the Colorado staff and technical managers for all aspects of the work.

    The position is located at the BLM Sacramento, CA office. This position may require periodic travel.
    Initial orientation and training will be done in Lakewood, CO for approximately a week. The State-based GIS Specialist will be expected to attend this initial orientation and process/method instruction.

    REQUIRED EXPERIENCE:
    • Bachelor’s Degree in a directly related field (geography, science, engineering, business or another related field, or equivalent)
    • Three (3) years' experience in the application of GIS techniques to the analysis of natural resource issues.
    TECHNICAL REQUIREMENTS:
    **In addition to your resume, you must address/write to EACH of the 11 Technical Requirements below**

    GEODATA ACQUISITION AND COMPILATION
    • Demonstrate experience of greater than 2 years developing and editing geospatial data using geospatial tools, specifically ArcGIS/ArcMap, SDE and other ESRI developed GIS tools.
    • Highlight in narrative your experience in working on data acquisition and compilation projects, including types of data, formats dealt with for input and output, and compilation and edit procedures.
    • Demonstrate greater than 1 year experience handling complex ecological, natural resource or environmental landscape data.
    • Demonstrate greater than 1 year experience scripting or otherwise automating edit processes.

    GEOSPATIAL METADATA DEVELOPMENT
    • Demonstrate experience of greater than 2 years in development and documentation of geospatial data via FGDC compliant metadata.
    • Demonstrate greater than 1 year experience using established metadata tools and programs that are FGDC compliant or in advanced xml handling.

    DATA STANDARDS & QUALITY ASSURANCE
    • Demonstrate experience of greater than 2 years developing and reviewing geospatial or tabular data to meet data standards, such as ensuring requisite data schemas, file naming conventions, etc.
    • Demonstrate knowledge of concepts and principles of geospatial data management and general data Quality Assurance processes.

    COMMUNICATIONS AND TECH TRANSFER
    • Demonstrate experience in developing written technical documentation (such as metadata, training materials, workflow diagrams, white papers, etc.).
    • Demonstrate experience in creating maps to communicate issues, to provide status updates or provide general spatial information to lay persons and geospatial experts.
    • Demonstrate ability to orally communicate technical information effectively to lay persons and geospatial technical experts alike.

    TASKS INCLUDE:
    • Attend trainings and orientation as scheduled.
    • Identify and acquire data in native formats from field and state offices. Priority data lists and methods will be provided that the GIS Specialist will work from. This may require exploring and searching for data via communication with a wide variety of field and state staff.
    • Convert all formats of data acquired into single, well-documented geospatial files at a state or national level.
    • Create and ensure BLM and FGDC standard metadata is associated with each geospatial file.
    • Prepare and submit weekly status/progress reports in the format provided by the COR.
    • Prepare maps for progress demonstration or to illustrate data complexities and issues.
    • Communicate and work with an extended interdisciplinary team across the BLM to ensure proper understanding of programmatic data elements, BLM data standards and geospatial methods guidance.
    • Assist with data collection, consolidation, sharing and general data management activities.
    • Generate geospatial data, databases, analysis, maps, services and applications according to BLM standard or specification.
    • Participate in the monthly/weekly BLM conference calls and in-person meetings as scheduled.

    SKILLS REQUIRED:
    • Exceptional customer service orientation
    • Outstanding written and oral communication skills
    • Demonstrated ability to work productively with a wide range of people
    • Comfortable working in high paced environment
    • Able to translate technical concepts into layman’s terms
    • Able to coordinate with program stakeholders
    • In depth knowledge of GIS data development, editing and quality control procedures
    • Self-motivated, pro-active, and ability to multi-task

    CONTRACTOR PERSONNEL SECURITY AND SUITABILITY REQUIREMENTS
    The following forms and inquiries, or their equivalent, will be used to initiate the credentialing process:
    • OPM Standard Form 85 or 85P
    • OF306
    • National Criminal History Check (NCHC)
    • Release to Obtain Credit Information
    • PIV card application

    If selected to fill the position, a candidate would be required to pass a drug screen and satisfy the requirements of a National Criminal History Check (NCHC) to verify the identity of the individual applying for clearance and to determine the individual’s suitability for the position.

    Applicant must be a U.S. citizen or possess a current work visa.

    Sanborn offers a comprehensive health and wellness program which includes medical, dental, vision, 401k, holiday, PTO, EAP, disability and life insurance benefits.

    TO APPLY: Visit our website: www.Sanborn.com to apply for this position. Sanborn is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
    Salary:
    Organization*: The Sanborn Map Company, Inc
    Department:
    Address*: 2800
    Cottage Way W-1623
    Sacramento, CA 95825
    United States
    Contact Name:
    Contact Email:
    Contact Phone Number:
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    Website: http://www.sanborn.com

     

  • Wednesday, August 17, 2016 12:05 PM | Mōno Simeone (Administrator)
    Job Title*: Engineering GIS Specialist
    Job Description: Under general supervision from an assigned manager or supervisor, performs a variety of specialized tasks related to the operation and maintenance of the City’s Geographic Information System (GIS) and associated activities. Maintains files, prepares maps and data sets, creates or modifies ESRI-based applications, content and functions, performs a variety of specialized paraprofessional engineering field research, report writing, file maintenance, public relations, and office administrative duties for professional engineering staff and the department.
    Salary: $75,060.96 to $93,826.20
    Organization*: City of San Ramon
    Department: Public Works Engineering
    Address*: 7000 Bollinger Canyon Road

    San Ramon, CA 94550
    United States
    Contact Name: Melissa Rojas
    Contact Email: mrojas@sanramon.ca.gov
    Contact Phone Number: 925-973-2502
    Contact Fax Number:
    Website: https://www.calopps.org/ViewAgencyJob.cfm?ID=27340

     

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