Feb 042017
 

Boulder County has an opening for a GIS Specialist in the Information Technology GIS division. More information about the position can be found by going directly to the listing .  Applications will be accepted through February 17th. 

Description

The Boulder County Information Technology GIS Division is currently seeking candidates for a GIS Specialist. Under the direction of the GIS Program Manager, the GIS Specialist will manage, develop, and maintain geospatial data, metadata, layers and mapping in support of the enterprise wide geospatial program in Boulder County. This position is also responsible for data presentation, cartographic services, and coordination with other department work functions, County departments, County offices, outside agencies and other organizations.

Examples of Duties
  • Oversee and perform data entry, updating, editing, annotating and compiling of maps, including thematic map components
  • Assist in determining and refining methodology for map preparation, editing, data entry, plotting and field surveys
  • Prepare materials for data entry, enters data into database, perform edits and produce final map output
  • Interpret and analyze aerial photography and makes comparisons to other spatial data sources.
  • Assist in planning, performing, processing and integrating field surveys into the databases as needed
  • Resolve conflicts using appropriate surveying and mapping principles
  • Prepare reports and presentations as requested
  • Work with other departments, offices and agencies in developing solutions to support the enterprise GIS
  • Data creation, management, analysis, interpretation, editing, visualization, reporting, validation, and conversion
  • Document data using Federal Geographic Data Committee (FDGC) metadata standards
  • Support county Office of Emergency Management during Emergency Operations Center activations
  • Perform data quality assurance and quality control
  • Perform related work as required
  • May be reassigned in an emergency situation
Required Qualifications
Education: Bachelor’s degree in GIS, surveying, geography, mathematics, or related degree with a minimum of thirty (30) semester hours in courses pertaining to GIS, surveying, cartography, geodesy, geography, mathematics, database management and photogrammetry.

GIS Certificate can be substituted for the two years of college courses.

Experience: Two years of professional experience in geospatial technology field using ArcGIS, QGIS, or other geospatial software.
Additional related experience may count towards the required education.

Any questions about Boulder County job openings or the application process can be directed to the Human Resources division.

2/1/2017

Feb 042017
 

Job Description
The Boeing Company is seeking an Entry Level Intelligence and Image Analyst for the enterprise Geo-Spatial Product Quality group located in Las Cruces, New Mexico.

Position Overview:
The Image Analyst (IA) position supports an enterprise Geo-Spatial Product Quality group that supports the Intelligence Community (IC) and the Warfighter (DOD) by assisting users in reviewing the appropriate products for quality standard compliance to accomplish their mission and ensuring receipt of the most accurate, up-to-date geospatial intelligence products and services.

Representative tasks include the following:
•Provides mission specific subject matter expertise in sensor processing, phenomena, and environmental effects for multiple overhead collection systems.

•Researches, analyzes, and compiles technical data for company products and system-level concepts in the projected operational environments to optimize effectiveness over the program lifecycle.

•Applies systems engineering processes, methodologies and tools to the design of system of systems, systems and new product development.

•Performs technical planning and control; maintains and improves processes and software tools.   Continue reading »

Feb 042017
 

The data scientist works for Health Sciences Strategy in the Office of the Senior Vice President for Health Sciences and reports to the Associate Vice President for Strategy and the Director of Strategy. Health Sciences Strategy is a dynamic, fast-paced work environment in which data scientists contribute to an array of projects aimed at achieving core health sciences missions. The position couples advanced statistical work with critical, abstract, theoretical thought and communication. Successful performance is demonstrated through proactive management and analysis of complex datasets, clinical data science (e.g., patient segmentation, prediction, and outcomes analytics), financial data science (e.g., pro forma financial statements and comparative cost-benefit analyses), business data science (e.g., market assessments and comparative service line evaluations) and the effective blending thereof to develop, inform, and monitor health system strategy.

Responsibilities
•Uses data science to synthesize unstructured, disjointed information into meaningful, compelling narratives that facilitate development and refinement of health system strategy.
•Crafts data products that provide effective summary visualizations of analytical findings and user-empowering functionalities that facilitate and promote self-learning.
•Supports efforts to create presentations with clear, cogent writing and graphical illustrations.
•Supports requests from health system entities by identifying potential data sources, gathering data, conducting statistical work and communicating findings and implications.
•Supports the collection of national, regional, and local data for benchmarking and comparative analytics.
•Keeps abreast of developments and changing technologies and applications via self- initiated professional development. Participates in continuing education courses, professional organizations, attends training and trade seminars, and maintains professional contacts in the community and the industry.
•Undertakes other responsibilities as needed to support the implementation of health system strategy.

Minimum Qualifications   Continue reading »