Dyett & Bhatia is a 20-person urban planning firm, with a focus on preparing long-range plans for cities, and an award-winning portfolio of work. Our office is located in the heart of vibrant downtown Oakland, directly adjacent to the 12th Street BART Station.
Position and Responsibilities
We are looking for a full-time GIS Specialist to provide support for long-range planning, urban design, zoning, environmental analysis and other assignments. The involves creating, manipulating and managing geospatial data; conducting analysis; and producing publication-ready maps, tables, and charts. The GIS Specialist would need to interact with planners, other mapping specialists, and clients; and help integrate new GIS technologies into the firm’s planning work.
Required Skills and Experience
The ideal candidate will have a BA in GIS, or in geography, planning or closely-related field along with certificate/specialization in GIS, minimum 2 years’ experience (greater experience desirable) and have demonstrated proficiency in:
- Manipulating vector and raster data in ArcGIS
- Manipulating tabular data in GIS, including summarizing, joining and linking related data
- Geodatabase design and management
- Spatial Analysis, 3D Analysis and Network Analysis
- Internet applications
- Map design and layout skills for display and published maps
- Drawing (Illustrator) and AutoCAD familiarity is desirable
Salary and Benefits
Starting base salary range from $65,000 to $75,000 DOE + benefits. We offer a full range of benefits, including vacation/sick leave, medical insurance, pre-tax transit allowance, and a company-contributed IRA plan.
How to Apply
Email cover letter/email and resume and any work samples in PDF only to firstname.lastname@example.org. File limit size 15 MB. The position is open until filled.
May 9, 2018