GIS Specialist - Team Lead in MONTE VISTA, CA at Volt

Date Posted: 9/18/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
  • Job Type:
  • Duration:
    48 weeks
  • Date Posted:
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  • Pay Rate
    $44.44 - $44.44/Hour
  • Contact Name
    Volt Branch

Job Description

Volt Workforce Solutions is looking for GIS Specialist - Team Lead. After reading the job info below, if interested, email an updated resume (in Word format).

Job Title: GIS Specialist - Team Lead

Location: Austin, TX

Job Description

Our client is seeking a Team Lead to join the GIS team. The ideal candidate will have education and professional experience in Geographic Information Systems (GIS), Data Analytics, and Project Management; development of technical project specifications and workflows; spatial statistics; and personnel management. Detail-oriented and strong communicator with leadership skills is critical.

Description of Duties

  • Develop project scope, workflow, and editing policy for editing team
  • Ensure quality of project product through established QA practices
  • Provide on-going support to team members - point of contact for editors
  • Execute the project lifecycle
  • Work cross-functionally to complete project tasks
  • Serve as project Subject Matter Expert (SME); provide project expertise to dependent teams including Training, Operations, QA
  • Drive project process development and refinement

Key Qualifications

  • 4+ years’ experience of relevant industry experience
  • Ability to thrive in a fast-paced, high-energy work environment
  • Expertise in geographic data editing and analysis
  • Strong analytical skills and interpretation of results, capable of making data driven decisions
  • Ability to understand, develop, and articulate complex workflows and processes
  • Experience with GIS software such as ArcGIS, Quantum GIS, PostgreSQL/PostGIS
  • Strong leadership skills; ability to direct small teams
  • Ability to communicate clearly and often regarding project status
  • Experience in evaluating and maintaining data quality and accuracy
  • Results oriented
  • Ability to work both in a team and independently when required


BA/BS in GIS, Geography, or other related field; Master’s a plus

As a Volt employee, you can expect the highest level of support.  We have a long-standing tradition of developing lasting and mutually beneficial relationships with our employees.  Contact a Volt representative by applying to this posting online for immediate consideration. Submit your resume today! To learn more about Volt, please visit: and to see more of our job postings, please visit:

Volt is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Pay Rate is $44.43