GIS Scientist

Boston, MA
Added: January 25, 2024
Job Description

Gradient, an environmental consulting firm, is seeking a motivated GIS scientist with experience in environmental data. Must be able to apply relevant skills in GIS and relational database design and management, spatial analysis, programming, and/or data visualization to a diverse range of environmental project settings.

Excellent benefits, friendly, hybrid work environment with great locations in downtown Boston, MA; Seattle, WA and Charlottesville, VA.

Required Experience

This position requires a degree in engineering, natural sciences, or a related field, and several years of relevant experience, as well as programming experience (e.g., MATLAB, Python, R). The ideal candidate will have excellent communication skills and strong data visualization skills. Experience with web based (e.g. ArcGIS Server) and/or mobile based (e.g. ESRI Collector) GIS application development and/or Earth Volumetric Studio (EVS) is a plus.

Compensation Statement

Gradient employees are recognized for their contributions and have the prospect to plan for future career development. We have an excellent track record growing leaders within our firm. Base salary is only part of your overall total compensation. The estimated annual base salary range for this position is $65k - $110k. Numerous factors are taken into consideration including education/training, experience, and geographical location, all of which are appraised during the interview process. Actual pay may be more or less than the posted range and does not include bonuses, overtime, or other forms of compensation or benefits.


Our benefits are comprehensive and include: medical and dental insurance, disability insurance (short- and long-term), life insurance; 401(k), Roth IRA, and a 3% company funded safe-harbor contribution retirement savings plan; a company-wide bonus program that incentivizes and rewards exceptional performance; a generous paid time off (PTO) benefit package, tuition reimbursement, professional development allowances, professional registration fee reimbursement, and company-paid public transportation options.

Gradient provides employees with the right tools to meet challenges and to excel and grow both personally and professionally.

Keyword: environmental data, python, MATLAB, spatial analysis, database design