Company: Wood
Skills: Software Specialist
Experience: 10 + Years
Education: High School/Secondary
Location: Columbia, South Carolina, United States

Overview / Responsibilities

Wood is searching for a Senior GIS Analyst to be located in our Columbia, SC office. This position will be offered on a part-time, on-call basis. It also requires the candidate to have excellent leadership skills and the ability to coordinate directly with other Geospatial team members. The candidate will have the opportunity to gain exposure to a wide variety of clients, including: Duke Energy, US Department of Defense (DoD), US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), various local, state governments, etc.

Key Responsibilities :
  • Task manage various GIS initiatives
  • Perform spatial analysis on a wide variety of datasets
  • Create maps, datasets, applications, and reports for delivery to clients

Skills / Qualifications

Role Requirements :
  • Undergraduate or Graduate degree in Geography, GIS, Computer Science, or related field
  • 10+ years of experience with GIS analysis
  • Strong understanding of Esri software including, but not limited to:
    • ArcGIS Pro, ArcGIS Online, ArcGIS Desktop
    • Field Apps (Collector, Survey123, etc.)
  • Strong understanding of cartography and cartographic principles
  • Excellent organization skills
  • Strong proficiency in MS Office applications (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Teams, Access)
  • Basic proficiency in one or more scripting/programming languages, such as:
    • Python
    • JavaScript
    • Java
    • C#
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills

Preferred Qualifications :
  • Experience working with local governments
  • Experience working with LiDAR (aerial, mobile or terrestrial)
  • Tool creation using ESRI Model Builder or Python
  • Experience in database management and design
  • Proficiency with Office 365 applications such as SharePoint and Microsoft PowerApps

Company Overview

Wood is a global leader in engineering and consultancy across energy and the built environment, helping to unlock solutions to some of the world's most critical challenges. We provide consulting, projects and operations solutions in more than 60 countries, employing around 45,000 people.

Diversity Statement

We are an equal opportunity employer that recognises the value of a diverse workforce. All suitably qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment on the basis of objective criteria and without regard to the following (which is a non-exhaustive list): race, colour, age, religion, gender, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, or other characteristics in accordance with the relevant governing laws.

Wood is a global leader in the delivery of project, engineering and technical services to energy and industrial markets. We operate in more than 60 countries, employing around 55,000 people, with revenues of over $11 billion. We provide performance-driven solutions throughout the asset life cycle, from concept to decommissioning across a broad range of industrial markets including upstream, midstream and downstream oil & gas, chemicals, environment and infrastructure, power & process, clean energy, mining, nuclear and general industrial sectors. We strive to be the best technical services company to work with, work for and invest in.


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