Gis Analyst

County of Riverside
$77,894 - $105,528 Per year CA 4080 Lemon St, Riverside, CA 92501, United States Apply before 7/2/2024 11:59



Riverside County Information Technology has an opportunity for a GIS Analyst. 

The incumbent GIS Analyst will be creating ArcGIS Online applications, publishing maps services, developing web maps, and focused web applications to support departmental lines of business, as well as data maintenance and distribution. Other duties as required such as customer service and assigning County addresses.

Experience in ArcGIS Online, proficient with MS Office suite, ArcGIS platform, ability to work within ArcGIS Enterprise environment, proficient data manipulation skills are highly desired. Successful candidates should have experience in processing large data sets in geodatabase format and others related to spatial data
Programing skills such as Python, JavaScript, Structured query language, VB script, HTML5 and web content management tools are also desirable.

Meet the Team!

is a full-service provider of IT services. RCIT is an Internal Service Fund (ISF) department with 100% reliance on revenues received from services.

RCIT offers comprehensive service and support for desktops, printers, printer services, servers, and data storage.

RCIT offers comprehensive systems support for email and messaging, smart phones, tablets, expert technical support, and production and test environments.



Familiar with spatial data analysis concepts.

• Perform quality control processes on GIS and attribute information.

• Consult with end users, clients, and customers to determine GIS and system information needs.

• Work with customers at all organizational levels in project development; develop project work plans/schedules and monitor project resources including staff time, vendor work, and budget targets.

• Read and interpret technical documentation including data specifications, user requirements, and procedures.

• Create hard copy and digital cartographic products; GIS software, relational and object databases utilizing plotters, printers, digitizers, scanners, and internet applications.

• Provide public information and assistance to a variety of internal and external customers of GIS products and services.

• Maintain and update existing GIS data sets in Enterprise ArcGIS geodatabases; create new GIS datasets.



: None required.



: Four years of sub-professional or professional GIS experience. (Completion of GIS, automated mapping, land surveying, geography, cartography, or computer science related coursework from an accredited college or university may substitute for up to two years of the required experience on the basis of 30 semester or 45 quarter units equaling one year of experience.)


: Graduation from an accredited college or university with a Bachelor's degree, preferably with a major in computer science, geography, cartography, or a closely related field to the assignment.



: None required.

Knowledge of

: Geography, geographic information systems, mathematics, including the principles of algebra, geometry, trigonometry, and statistics as applied to GIS related work; automated drafting techniques; map design and cartography; survey principles and methods.

Ability to

: Apply techniques and practices involved to complete assigned GIS work and projects; perform mathematical computations; tabulate and analyze data and prepare reports and maps; read and interpret legal descriptions, engineering drawings, survey notes, and tract descriptions; keep clear and accurate notes; do simple drafting; understand and follow oral and written directions; work cooperatively with others.

Physical Requirements: Ability to lift, carry, push, pull up to 25 pounds.

License Requirements: A valid California Driver's License is required.

Other Requirements: This position requires Sheriff Level Once Clearance background check.


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