Hiring GIS Analyst , GIS QA and GIS Developer- Raleigh, NC

03-16-2015 12:05 PM
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IRG is seeking
Business Analyst
for a 12 months contract at Raleigh, NC.


  • Work
    with the project team, customer, and vendor to document and manage business and
    technical requirements
  • A
    local candidate (Raleigh-Durham area) is preferred

Required Skills:

  • Extensive
    experience in facilitating the process of gathering requirements

IRG is seeking a QC ANALYST with GIS experience with 1 year
contract for its client based in Raleigh NC.


  • Evaluates and tests new or modified software
    programs and software development procedures used to verify that programs
    function according to user requirements and conform to establishment guidelines
  • Writes, revises, and verifies quality standards
    and test plans to attain quality of software economically and efficiently
  • Reviews new or modified program, including
    documentation, diagram, and flow chart, to determine if program will perform
    according to user request and conform to guidelines
  • Recommends program improvements or
    corrections to vendor/developers
  • Identifies differences between
    establishment standards and user applications and suggests modifications to
    conform to standards
  • Conducts compatibility tests with
    vendor-provided programs
  • Monitors program performance after
    implementation to prevent reoccurrence of program operating problems and ensure
    efficiency of operation
  • Writes documentation to describe program
    evaluation, testing, and correction
  • May train software program users
  • Experience or strong knowledge of GIS
    tools and technologies preferred

Required skill:

  • Develop and execute an efficient QA and testing
    functions to support application deployments and acceptance testing through
    major release cycles
  • Develop and select processes and tools to
    support the QA function for consistency across the GIS Units and other
    technical stakeholders
  • Develop use case scenarios and test
    scripts to support projects and support other users in the same
  • Develop test plans, conduct tests, capture
    test results, and work to resolution with the technical and business teams
  • Coordinate with business unit SME’s to
    execute and manage testing results
  • Mid-career level GIS professional with
    several deployments and release life cycle experiences
  • Minimum of seven years of GIS systems
    testing and related business experience
  • Experience developing and conducting test
    processes for multiple types of GIS systems, client users, and/or units across
    an organization focusing on Esri technologies
  • In-depth knowledge of large-scale IT
    implementations including complex integrations, multi-tiered architecture,
    mobile and web deployment models, and high-availability architecture
  • Prior QA management, supervisory, or team
    leader experience.
  • Experience with Esri GIS Data Reviewer,
    Workflow Manager, and other extensions and similar products is a plus!
  • 2 – 4 Years’ Experience with Mantis and
    TestLink or equivalent software
  • Strong team leader with demonstrated
    positive results among various GIS data and agency stakeholder groups
  • Strong problem assessment and resolution
  • Ability to handle multiple efforts
  • Bachelor’s in computer science,
    information systems, related field, or equivalent relevant work experience.
    M.S. in information systems or GIS preferred.


Sahu |630-995-9497, 573-797-9902|susmita@irginc.net
| www.irginc.net

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