|SEIU Professional Exempt|
|Performs specialized technical and professional work in the design and development of specifications and software for computerized graphics and mapping applications to support automation of the City's base map, zoning, utility and/or other maps. An employee in a position allocated to this classification designs, develops, analyzes and/or implements software used in graphics and mapping. Responsibilities include establishing operating procedures and coordinating program applications with user system coordinators. Work requires independent judgment and the ability to work alone or as a team. Work is performed under general supervision and is reviewed for effective performance of assigned duties and achievement of desired results through meetings, reports submitted and/or client feedback.|
|Designs and develops data system specifications and software for use in computerized graphics and mapping applications.
Designs and implements mapping/graphics software systems applications and/or methodologies.
Develops procedures, symbol set libraries and coordinates applications with system users.
Develops system specifications for proposed software and hardware and maintains symbol set libraries; assists in evaluating and acquiring hardware and software from vendors.
Performs troubleshooting and problem resolution to maintain effective operation of data system.
Trains user staff in the use of mapping and analysis hardware and software and provides technical assistance in application of statistical and thematic mapping software.
Operates work stations, microcomputers, and related on-line and peripheral equipment to perform mapping, graphics, drafting and engineering functions.
Consults with and provides technical assistance/recommendations to personnel in Planning, Zoning and Engineering Departments and outside agencies for effective system applications, problem resolution, and project planning.
Performs special projects and other related work as required.
|Knowledge of ORACLE SQL query language and related statistical packages.
Knowledge of C, ULTRIX, UNIX, or VMS operating system and ORACLE database procedures.
Knowledge of system design principles and techniques.
Knowledge of GEO Vision AMS/GIS Geographic Information software.
Knowledge of computerized mapping and CADD software applications.
Knowledge of computer programming principles, practices and techniques.
Skill in conducting queries, using report writer or related software.
Ability to operate computer terminal for extended periods of time.
Ability to communicate effectively, both verbally and in writing.
Ability to research, troubleshoot and analyze computer systems.
Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships within the department, other City departments and external contacts.
|Bachelor's degree in Geography, Urban and Regional Planning, Geographic Information Systems, Computer or Systems Science, Engineering or a related field and three (3) years experience in GIS systems analysis and programming or an equivalent combination of education, training, and experience. Experience with graphic work stations, GIS/Mapping software and database design required.
07/09/92 - SV