Geospatial Analyst I

Position Detail

Organization: HALIS
Title: Geospatial Analyst I
Location: McDonough, GA
Application Deadline:
Posted: 2017-01-14

Position Description:

Job Summary:
HALIS is a full service geospatial firm specializing in Aerial Surveying, Remote Sensing, Mapping, and GIS. We are currently looking to fill our Geospatial Analyst I position immediately. This position is perfectly geared toward new graduates and early career geospatial professionals. Under the supervision of the Production Manager, the Geospatial Analyst will be performing a wide range of tasks to support geospatial data production.

Duties and Responsibilities:
• LiDAR calibration/adjustments
• LiDAR point cloud classification/editing
• Digital Elevation Model (DEM) generation and editing
• GIS feature extraction and attribution
• Orthoimagery production
• Heads-up digitizing planimetric features
• Data validation
• Oblique imagery and video processing
• UAV data processing
• Follows quality control procedures
• Operating GNSS Base Stations
• Operating Weather Stations
• Troubleshoot hardware/software
• If interested, there may be potential to be cross trained on operating our aerial sensors, which would mean opportunities to travel around the country.
• Other duties as assigned

• Bachelor’s degree in GIS, Remote Sensing, Environmental Science, Computer Science or closely related field
• 0-3 years of related experience
• Excellent troubleshooting skills
• Must be able to think spatially
• Must have high attention to detail
• Must be comfortable working with computers and cutting edge technology
• Must be responsible
• Clean driving record and background

Preferred Qualifications:
• Experience working with aerial LiDAR and Imagery
• Geospatial data production/mapping experience
• Electric Utility experience
• Strong problem solving skills, out of the box thinker
• Experience using ESRI ArcGIS for Desktop, Global Mapper, and other GIS or Remote Sensing software
• CAD experience (AutoCAD, MicroStation, PLS-CADD)
• Programming and scripting experience
• Land Survey background

Working conditions and Physical Demands:
• Ability to sit at a desk and operate a computer for long periods of time
• Ability to lift equipment up to 50 lbs.
• Exposure to both outdoor and Indoor conditions
• Must be able to hear, see, and talk with or without reasonable accommodation

Starting Salary Range: $35-45K DOQ
• Employee healthcare plan
• Employer match Healthcare Saving Plan (HSA)
• Casual work environment
• Occasional telecommute options available after training period

Local Candidates Preferred

To apply:
E-mail resume to:
Subject line should be “Geospatial Analyst App”
No Phone Calls Please