GIS Specialist - US Remote
At Motorola Solutions, we're guided by a shared purpose - helping people be their best in the moments that matter - and we're living up to our purpose everyday by solving for safer. Because people can only be their best when they not only feel safe, but are safe. We're solving for safer - safer communities, safer schools, safer hospitals, safer businesses - safer everywhere. We're building integrated technologies that help protect people, property and places. We're connecting public safety agencies and enterprises - enabling the collaboration that's critical for a more proactive approach to safety and security. We're committed to solving for safer every day because the work we do here matters.
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At Motorola Solutions, we create technologies our customers refer to as their lifeline. Our technology platforms in communications, software, video and services help our customers work safely and more efficiently. Whether it’s helping firefighters see through smoke, enabling police officers to see around street corners, or reliably keeping the lights on in homes and businesses around the world, our work supports those who put their lives on the line to keep us safe. Bring your passion, potential and talents to Motorola Solutions, and help us usher in a new era in public safety and security.
The Software Enterprise Deployment and Integration team is the team that delivers solutions to the public safety sector. We are committed to providing technology and tools which will allow customers to focus on their mission, and enable them to respond faster with smarter and safer decisions. We deploy and support products such as Computer Aided Dispatch, Records Management Systems, Jail Management Systems and Mobile Data Computing, among other offerings.
Working with customer resources to support the management of GIS data maintenance for the PremierOne and Flex Suite. Including but not limited to installation of ESRI software, creating and administering models and scripts, data creation and manipulation, and providing first line GIS data support as customer liaison to Motorola Solutions Inc. support and development teams. They would be heavily engaged throughout the life cycle of the project and would be responsible for providing updates to the teams based on customer changes.
BS/BA in GIS, Geography, Cartography or equivalent discipline or experience and 3-5 years of related job experience
Knowledge of cartographic mapping principles and geospatial processes and applications relating to public safety applications.
Knowledge of ESRI ArcGIS software applications, ArcGIS Enterprise, ArcGIS Desktop / ArcPro, cached mapping services, ArcGIS Online applications
Knowledge of Python scripting language
Public Safety GIS knowledge preferred.
Identify, develop and uphold data workflows for varying complexity of GIS data needs.
Ability to support multiple projects simultaneously
Ability to successfully meet deadlines
Must demonstrate a strong commitment to product quality.
Knowledge of standard office applications.
Excellent interpersonal skills; able to successfully resolve conflicts and work as a member of a team.
Willingness to travel
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
Conducting remote GIS and potentially on-site as needed, configuration, setup and maintenance of GIS data.
Coordinating customer (agency) information between MSI and the customer resources
Manage communication with customer contact(s) related to the overall project schedule and maintenance.
Completing department and project required reports and documentation within set standards
Presents training using a variety of classroom training methods, including lecture, PowerPoint, flip charts, on-line projection, etc.
The above statements describe the general level of work related to this position. This is not intended to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities and additional tasks or responsibilities may be assigned.
This position is a remote position and candidates can be located anywhere in the US.
This position is subject to working in high security areas governed by the US Department of Justice's "Criminal Justice Information Services (CJIS) Security Policy" and therefore requires successfully passing a more stringent fingerprint background check administered by Motorola Solutions Inc. customers.
- 3+ years of professional experience with the bility to demonstrate experience with GIS/Mapping.
- Must be able to obtain background clearance as required by government customer.
- Legal authorization to work in the U.S. indefinitely is required. Employer work permit sponsorship is not available for this position.
Referral Payment PlanYes
Our U.S. Benefits include:
- Incentive Bonus Plans
- Medical, Dental, Vision benefits
- 401K with Company Match
- 9 Paid Holidays
- Generous Paid Time Off Packages
- Employee Stock Purchase Plan
- Paid Parental & Family Leave
- and more!
Motorola Solutions is an Equal Opportunity Employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran's status, or, any other protected characteristic.