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GIS Systems Administrator

Company: ASGN Incorporated
Location: Jacksonville
Posted on: March 18, 2023

Job Description:

Job#: 1333439

Job Description:

Scope of Work

Must be able to plan, organize, and direct the analysis, design, implementation, maintenance, and modification of a GIS software architecture.
Must be able to implement and support the systems that allow the design of enterprise GIS web and desktop applications in a team environment for the City of Jacksonville.
Must be able to architect GIS data management solutions for the City's core businesses primarily using ESRI technologies.
Must be able to design and integrate GIS components into a larger, web-based information management system.
Must be able to configure and maintain ArcSDE (Spatial Database Engine) server for development and production environments.
Must be able to perform server optimization for ArcGIS servers.
Must be able to administer geometric networks and GIS network datasets.
Must be able to resolve version conflicts, spatial (topology), and attribute errors that arise during edited data updates in ArcSDE.
Must be able to manage projects involving the software and server systems required to enable the use and utilization of GIS systems.
Must be able to ensure that GIS systems adhere to current IT infrastructure standards, and maintain performance and scalability.
Must be able to prepare detailed specification and technical design documents.
Must be effective working with customers, business analysts, and team members to understand business requirements that drive the analysis and design of quality technical solutions.
Must be able to understand and influence people, and show a sensitivity to others point of view, as needed to identify user needs and resolve user system problems.
Must be willing to work in the Hybrid Environment (Onsite & Remote)


Develop and implement GIS architecture, and hardware and software infrastructure plans for GIS systems.
Plan, monitor, and administer system usage and coordinate database interaction with other systems and applications.
Advise and train system users on GIS methods and techniques.
Work in a collaborative environment and coordinate with developers, designers, testers, and project managers regarding GIS needs and projects.


An effectively operating GIS software architecture
Well-tuned and performant GIS Servers, services, and applications
Quick Turnaround of Issues and Requests
Effective Team Communication
Passion for Continuous Learning and Improvement


ArcGIS Server architecture operating with little to no downtime
Meet ESRI system standards and best practices
Uptime of GIS Web applications and services


Minimum of 6 months - As soon as April 01, 2023 through September 2023. This is a Contract to Permanent Position.

Expected Costs

Funding Source: 53106.113002.565220.000638

Payment Schedules

Start and Completion Dates

Start: April 2023
Complete: Minimum of 6 months depending on performance.

Job Specifications

Note: You must be authorized to work in the United States without sponsorship from the City of Jacksonville.

The City of Jacksonville is an Equal Opportunity/Equal Access Employer. The City does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, marital status, gender, religion, age or disability in employment or the provision of services.

Knowledge of IIS administration (version 8.0 and above) and Web Adapter administration for ArcGIS Pro, ESRI Portal and ArcGIS Server/Enterprise.
Knowledge of specialized GIS software including ESRI products ArcGIS Desktop, ArcGIS Server, and the administration of ArcGIS Server, ArcEngine, ArcGIS Desktop Advanced, ArcGIS Online, and ArcPro software.
Some familiarity with Microsoft development tools: Visual Studio (2012 or later), web technologies - ASP/ASP.NET, HTML, Javascript, VB and/or C#.
Knowledge of databases such as SQLServer (including 2012 and later) or Oracle.
Knowledge, understanding and utilization of the standard ESRI methodology of geodatabase design and what is required to create and administer multi-versioned Geodatabases.
Ability to oversee and monitor the work of others.
Experience working in a government organization is a plus.
Effective organizational, written, verbal and interpersonal skills.
Take directives from management and perform tasks efficiently.
Strong passion and thirst to keep up with new industry trends and standards.

EEO Employer

Apex Systems is an equal opportunity employer. We do not discriminate or allow discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, creed, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding, or related medical conditions), age, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, genetic information, registered domestic partner status, marital status, disability, status as a crime victim, protected veteran status, political affiliation, union membership, or any other characteristic protected by law. Apex will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable law. If you have visited our website in search of information on employment opportunities or to apply for a position, and you require an accommodation in using our website for a search or application, please contact our Employee Services Department at employeeservices@apexsystems.com or 844-463-6178.
Employee Type:

Jacksonville, FL, US

Job Type:
Infrastructure and Security

Date Posted:
March 10, 2023%12370545% %%techhelp%%

Keywords: ASGN Incorporated, Jacksonville , GIS Systems Administrator, IT / Software / Systems , Jacksonville, Florida

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