The GIS Analyst will develop and update maps, drawings, and data detailing telecommunications plant and related equipment; specifically, for the design, construction, operation and maintenance of fiber optic networks and infrastructure. This work will include the collection, creation, editing, and verification/QC of spatial data and associated attributes using ESRI’s ArcGIS software with SQL Server/SDE databases, in conjunction with the Schneider Electric ArcFM Fiber Management system. The GIS Analyst will produce and maintain web maps on the company intranet and internal mapping portals as well as ArcGIS Online. The GIS Analyst works closely with Project Managers, Fiber Optic Network Engineers, Operations and Maintenance personnel, and should be comfortable working on multi-agency GIS projects with co-workers, state and local agency personnel, broadband providers and consumers, consultants and other officials.
The successful candidate will be an experienced, detail-oriented analyst capable of supporting data and mapping needs required to design, construct, identify, deploy and track telecommunications infrastructure and services. The GIS Analyst will undertake the following responsibilities:
Your expert level knowledge of ArcGIS 10.2.x, (ArcEditor, ArcSDE, ArcGIS Server, ArcGIS Online), Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint and Access) will be required to accomplish your role successfully. Knowledge of and experience with other GIS and CAD software (including open source software), Trimble software and hardware, AutoCAD Map 2016, Microsoft Visio, SQL Server, Visual Basic, Python, HTML, ASP or other programming languages and of web and database design, development and maintenance are highly desirable. This position requires utilizing Schneider Electric ArcFM Fiber Manager, (previously Telvent) which will require a substantial amount of fiber optic network design knowledge. The ability to create and maintain innovative web maps and mapping portals using ArcGIS Online and legacy systems will be essential for success. The ideal candidate will also have experience in the telecommunications industry with a deep understanding of fiber optic network design, construction, maintenance and operations.
This job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee
Physical Requirements and Working Conditions
Requires the ability to sit for extended periods, stand, bend, walk, communicate via telephone, computer and/or face-to-face contact, vision to monitor, and use basic office equipment such as a personal computer, copier and fax machines regularly during the course of work. May be required to operate vehicle for Company business. Work is performed in an office environment.
Waveguide is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer promoting diversity in the workplace. EEO/AAP/M/F/D/V
In 2009, 2012 and 2013 Waveguide was named among Inc. Magazines fastest-growing companies in the nation. Since then, we have doubled our staff and currently have over 70 full time employees working at our offices located in Nashua NH.
This is a FULL TIME position, full benefits, paid vacation/time off plus 401(k) available.