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GIS and Planning Analyst
Join our growing GIS team and build innovative tools and services that address complex issues. Working at ICF means applying a passion for meaningful work with intellectual rigor across a range of domains. Smart, compassionate, innovative, committed, ICF employees tackle unprecedented challenges to benefit people, businesses, and governments around the globe. We believe in collaboration, mutual respect, open communication, and opportunity for growth.
**This is a fully remote opportunity, sitting anywhere in the US. We’d prefer the candidate hired be in the Metro Washington DC area to be near our offices, but we are flexible. You can work from where you want in the US.**
What you’ll be doing:
Perform complex GIS analysis to develop client focused outputs, maps, and dashboards that integrate data relevant to client mission areas.
Design, build, deploy, and maintain web-based geospatial applications using custom and off-the-shelf mapping and BI tools.
Evaluate and integrate spatial data from various infrastructure, hazard, and climate data sources and data types (geodatabases, web services, raster, and image files) using extract, transform, and load (ETL) processes.
Apply understanding of cross-domain planning and land use considerations to support clients in the transportation, disaster recovery, climate resilience, and energy.
Work directly with clients and ICF subject matter experts to translate business needs into data analysis requirements.
What you must have:
Bachelor’s degree in Geographic Information Systems, Environmental Science, Computer Science, Engineering, or related discipline.
Master’s degree in Geographic Information Systems, Environmental Science, Planning, Engineering, or related discipline.
5 years of experience performing complex GIS analysis involving multi-hazard datasets.
2 years of experience working with COTS mapping and BI tools such as ArcGIS Online, Tableau, or PowerBI.
US Citizen or Permanent Lawful Resident (Green Card Holder). Employment must be compliant with eligibility for Public Trust Clearance due to Government Contract.
What we’d like you to have:
Understand concepts and applicable software tools and analytical methodologies for visualizing different types of spatial data.
Familiarity with automating data pipelines using open source like R/Python or proprietary tools.
Demonstrated experience showing strong critical thinking and problem-solving skills paired with a desire to take initiative.
What you’ll love about working here:
Opportunities for professional growth
Comprehensive health benefits
Generous vacation and retirement plans
Employee support program
Participation in charity initiatives Opportunities for professional growth
Technologies you’ll use:
Esri ArcGIS Suite (ArcPro, ArcGIS Online, ArcGIS Enterprise)
Hazard Modeling Tools and Data (e.g. HAZUS, HEC-RAS, FEMA DFIRM, SLOSH)
Working at ICF
Working at ICF means applying a passion for meaningful work with intellectual rigor to help solve the leading issues of our day. Smart, compassionate, innovative, committed, ICF employees tackle unprecedented challenges to benefit people, businesses, and governments around the globe. We believe in collaboration, mutual respect, open communication, and opportunity for growth. If you’re seeking to make a difference in the world, visit www.icf.com/careers to find your next career. ICF—together for tomorrow.
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