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Technical Editor/Analyst

Gannett Fleming

$41,000 - $45,000 / year
Apply before: August 31, 2024
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  • Date posted
    May 1, 2024
  • Location
  • Salary
    $41,000 - $45,000 / year
  • Apply before
    August 31, 2024
  • Career Level

Job Description


What You Will Do
GeoDecisions is currently seeking applicants interested in joining the team as a full-time Technical Editor/Analyst to work in our Newport News, Virginia office. This is an excellent opportunity to join a diverse team that is currently working on a federal government contract that includes logistics simulation, report writing, data collection, geospatially based data analytics, data visualization, and analysis. This role may require some overnight travel. Our current opportunity includes the following:

  • Compiling technical data from report documentation for simulations
  • Compiling transportation infrastructure datasets from GIS for simulations
  • Performing GIS spatial analyses using geoprocessing software such as ESRI and/or other GIS tools.
  • Compiling, organizing, and editing GIS data from maps, databases, and other sources
  • Data modeling and proprietary software simulation of GIS data
  • Interpreting model data for technical report inclusion
  • Technical report writing


Minimum Qualifications
  • 1+ years’ technical experience in data modeling or data simulation
  • Associate, B.A, A.S, B.S. or Graduate Degree in Computer Science, Geography, or related field, or equivalent experience.
  • Knowledge of ArcGIS Pro desktop application
  • Knowledge of geodatabase design fundamentals
  • Knowledge of supported ArcGIS Platform data formats and file management techniques.
  • Understanding of cargo shipping methods and logistics
  • Understanding of projections and coordinate systems
  • Understanding of data collection analytics
  • Organizational skills, time management, and attention to detail
  • Proficiency in MS Office Suite (Excel, Word, PowerPoint)
  • Python knowledge a plus
  • Knowledge of military transportation logistics a plus

Company Overview:

At Gannett Fleming, we believe in improving the lives of the people we serve. We believe in innovation and social responsibility. We believe in the diversity of our team and the creative solutions they provide. We believe in embracing change and emerging technologies while maintaining an unmatched standard of quality. We believe in creating an environment where employees can thrive at home and at work. We believe in engaging our employees, building lasting relationships with our clients, and, in turn, making a difference in the world.
We offer a comprehensive benefits program, which includes medical, dental, vision and life insurance, our tax-deferred 401 (K) savings plan, and the opportunity to incentive compensation for eligible positions. We are committed to your personal growth and professional development, so we offer tuition reimbursement, access to internal and external training programs and support active participation in professional organizations.
Gannett Fleming is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified candidates will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veterans’ status or other characteristics protected by law.

Unsolicited resumes from third party agencies will be considered the property of Gannett Fleming
Location: Newport News, VA
Core Business Hours: 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Employment Status: Full-Time
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Salary Range: $41,000 – $45,000
Salary dependent upon experience and geographic location