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Expanding mobility options

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Job Information

AECOM GIS Specialist III in Arlington - VA, Virginia

United States of America - Virginia, Arlington - VA

Job Summary

AECOM is looking for a self-motivated, experienced GIS Specialist to work as an on-site contractor at a client site to provide GIS data management, analysis, standardization, and visualization services to the Marine Corps Installations Command (MCICOM) GEOfidelis Program. The GIS Specialist must have the skills and experience necessary to work independently standardizing the process required to produce a Military Installation Map (MIM).

This position is located at the Pentagon in Washington DC.

Job responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Develop a standardized process to produce MIMs using third-party and non-Spatial Data Standards for Facilities, Infrastructure, and Environment (SDSFIE) data layers supporting the Topographic Data Store (TDS) integration with SDSFIE data layers that support the development and cartographic representation required by Training and Education Command (TECOM) for approval and National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency (NGA) publication.

  • Coordinate the completion of five remaining MIM cartographic sheets associated with Marine Corps Air Station (MCAS) Yuma, AZ.

  • Document the procedures, data sources, standards, and tools used to design a process-driven, repeatable MIM cartographic product that is compliant with all TECOm and NGA standards.

  • Analyze, plan, develop and communicate space management requirements and standards to key stakeholders and across project teams.

  • Organize, document, and communicate status updates to program leads and relevant project teams.

  • Provide programmatic support and subject matter guidance on managing, as well as coordinating, space management initiatives.

  • Meets with subject matter experts to discuss topics, such as technical specifications, customized solutions and operational problems.

  • Develop/manage web-based geospatial content/apps/systems and maintain a digital GIS Program Binder detailing the processes and actions involved in completing assigned duties.

This position is based at the Pentagon in Washington DC.


At AECOM, we believe infrastructure creates opportunity for everyone. Whether it’s improving your commute, keeping the lights on, providing access to clean water or transforming skylines, our work helps people and communities thrive.

We take on the most complex challenges and pioneer innovative, iconic solutions that push the limits of what’s possible – the world’s longest cable-stayed bridge, record-breaking sports events, the largest greenfield port development mega project, life-sustainingand disaster recovery programs, and the tallest tower in the Western Hemisphere.

On projects spanning transportation, buildings, water, governments, energy and the environment, we deliver professional services throughout the project lifecycle.

We are proud to be recognized for excellence:

  • Fortune ’s World’s Most Admired Companies – 2014-2020

  • #1 in Transportation and General Building in Engineering-News Record 's 2019 “Top 500 Design Firms” and #1 2019 “Top 200 Environmental Firms”

  • VIQTORY 2020 Military Friendly® Gold Employer

  • Perfect score on the Human Rights Campaign Foundation's Corporate Equality Index for 2017-2019


With world class technical expertise, leading edge technology and innovative project delivery capability around the world, AECOM’s global environmental practice helps industry and government meet their business goals – to achieve compliance, reduce or eliminate risks and manage impacts. We provide advisory and technical services to help clients cleanup and close contaminated sites and surplus operational facilities and restore them for reuse, plan and permit new facilities, address critical climate change issues, restore habitats and water quality, protect natural and cultural resources, maintain compliance, and cost effectively manage residuals and wastes.

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree in geography, planning, engineering, computer science, or a related technical field with emphasis in geographic information systems (GIS) + 4 years of experience with ArcGIS Desktop/Enterprise or demonstrated equivalency of experience and/or education.

  • Experience with esri’s Data Interoperability extension and GIS feature extraction techniques.

  • Valid driver’s license.

  • Ability to travel to various supported Marine Corps Installations.

  • US Citizen based on need to obtaining a secret clearance.

Preferred Qualifications

  • 2 years of experience working with the Spatial Data Standards for Facilities, Infrastructure, and Environment (SDSFIE) suite of standards

  • 3 years of experience with Topographic Line Map (TLM), Military Installation Map (MIM), or Military Installation Commander’s Special (MIMICS) map products.

  • 2 years of experience with feature extraction based on Topographic Data Store (TDS) or Multinational Geospatial Co-Production Program (MGCP) content specifications.

  • 2 years of experience with esri’s Defense Mapping extension for ArcGIS Desktop.

  • Must have the ability to work independently and with a team of professionals.

  • Excellent time management and communication skills.

  • Will be required to work independently and communicate directly with customers from multiple business areas.

What We Offer

When you join AECOM, you become part of a company that is pioneering the future. Our teams around the world are involved in some of the most cutting-edge and innovative projects and programs of our time, addressing the big challenges of today and shaping the built environment for generations to come. We ensure a workplace that encourages growth, flexibility and creativity, as well as a company culture that champions inclusion, diversity and overall employee well-being through programs supported by company leadership. Our core values define who we are, how we act and what we aspire to, which comes down to not only delivering a better world, but working to “make amazing happen” in each neighborhood, community and city we touch. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.

Job Category Geographic Information Systems

Business Line Environment

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 243360BR

Clearance Required No

Virtual: No

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.