eGIS Analyst

Denver, CO/Remote
Added: February 20, 2024
NV5 is a provider of engineering and consulting services to public and private sector clients, delivering solutions through six business verticals: Testing, Inspection & Consulting; Infrastructure; Utility Services; Environmental Health Sciences; Buildings & Program Management; and Geospatial Technology. With offices nationwide and abroad, NV5 helps clients plan, design, build, test, certify, and operate projects that improve the communities where we live and work.

As engineers, architects, construction/program managers, environmental professionals and beyond, we play a significant role in shaping our communities through the services we provide. We are looking for passionate, driven individuals to join our team focused on Delivering Solutions and Improving Lives .

A GIS Analyst who possesses sound expertise in geospatial technologies and analytic methodologies. The analyst must be self-motivated with exceptional planning, critical thinking, analytical and communication skills. The Analyst must work well in team environments. Analyst will be responsible for data collection which will consist of collecting point, line, and polygon dredging features and updating dredging specific attribution associated with features. Analyst will also be responsible for QA/QC of the deliverables.


  • Part of a team responsible for the collection, attribution, and delivery of GIS dredging data for the DoD
  • Gather, identify, investigate and review dredging PDF sources to be used for attribution and direct geospatial application, work to be completed by following client guidance and supporting documentation (i.e. SOPs)
  • Investigates and analyzes the use of dredge and placement area drawings and PDFs to be used for digitization and attribution within a geodatabase.
  • Ability to distinguish various projection types and implements georeferencing, coordinate geometry, digitizing and other techniques to accurately represent data in GIS
  • Creates, edits, manipulates, and queries geodatabases to conform to the standard schema
  • Ability to demonstrate progress to the client and communicate issues related to unclear, missing, or incomplete information
  • Ability to accurately prepare deliverables for delivery to the client
  • Offer will be contingent on a background check
  • Performs other related duties as assigned or requested


Minimum Qualifications:

  • Degree Requirements: Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university with major work in physical or natural science, geography, engineering, planning, computer science or a related field
  • 2 Years experience with GIS
  • Ability to interpret technical documents and apply them to a geodatabase format

Desired Qualifications:

  • Bachelors' in Geography, GIS, or related field preferred Experience w/ ArcGIS Pro
  • Sound technical understanding of key technologies (GIS, CADD, Database) and systems
  • Experience with mapping maritime or dredging data preferred

The pay range for this position in Colorado is $26.44- $31.25 per hour; however, base pay offered may be higher or lower depending on job-related knowledge, skills, and experience of the candidate. Restricted stock units may be provided as part of the compensation package, in addition to a full range of medical, financial, and/or other benefits, dependent on the position offered. This information is provided per the Colorado Equal Pay Act. Base pay information is based on market location. Applicants should apply via the NV5 careers site. This role will remain open and posted on our website until filled.

NV5 offers a competitive compensation and benefits package including medical, dental, life insurance, PTO, 401(k) and professional development/advancement opportunities.

NV5 provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, marital status, amnesty, or status as a covered veteran in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws. NV5 complies with applicable state and local laws governing non-discrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including, but not limited to, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation, and training.